Environmental Compliance Officer

Mercy Corps, Nepal
Location: Nepalgunj
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-07-24 Deadline: 2017-07-31
  • Location : Nepalgunj
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor’s degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description


  • A minimum Bachelor’s degree in environmental sciences/engineering, natural resource managements or, other related subject.
  • At least 3-5 years of relevant professional experience with similar responsibilities.
  • Experience conducting environmental impact assessments and developing/using tools to assess and monitor environmental impact.
  • Experience with USAID Environmental compliance, rules, regulations and requirements is preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience and ability to professionally and appropriately represent the organization and negotiate with a diverse range of government officials, local organizations, and other groups  for outcomes in the best interest of program implementation
  • Previous experience facilitating environmental or related trainings preferred.
  • Effective verbal and written communication, multi-tasking, organizational, and prioritization skills are necessary
  • Computer literacy and strong knowledge of MS office programs required;
  • Familiarity with PAHAL target districts including work experience in those districts is an added advantage.
  • Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to multi-task and process information into action as to not delay program activities
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, ability to follow procedures, meet deadlines and work independently and cooperatively with team members is required
  • Effective writing and organizational skills for report preparation, complete analyses and make presentations.
  • Previous experience working on USAID funded programs strongly preferred.
  • Ability to work effectively with an ethnically diverse team in a sensitive environment

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Apply Instructions

Interested candidates are requested to submit cover letter and Mercy Corps Application Form by COB July 31, 2017 to the address below: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further selection process. Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

Attn: Human Resources Department [Please mention the title of the Position on the subject line of the e-mail while applying] Email to: np-jobs@mercycorps.org

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Organization Summary

Mercy Corps is an international, non-governmental humanitarian relief and development agency that exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people to build secure, productive and just communities. Mercy Corps was established in 1979, and has headquarters in the USA and UK. Since 1979, Mercy Corps has worked in over 100 countries. Mercy Corps currently works in 41 countries around the world and improving the lives of 19 million people. The agency focuses on countries in transition, where countries are in the midst of - or recovering from - conflict, economic collapse, or disaster; Mercy Corps sees these crisis situations as moments of opportunity to go beyond traditional boundaries of relief and catalyze lasting change. Globally, Mercy Corps implements programs in a range of sectors, including: agriculture & food security; market development; emergency response; disaster risk reduction; climate change; health; conflict management; youth engagement; and, community mobilization/ governance.

Mercy Corps Nepal works to build the absorptive, adaptive and transformative potential of vulnerable individuals and communities across Nepal. The goal is attained through a systems based approach to market development, financial services, disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation and youth engagement. Mercy Corps began its operation in Nepal in 2005, with projects focusing on the sectors of economic and food security; climate, natural resource and disaster risk management; youth engagement; with the inclusion of women and disadvantaged groups as important cross-cutting themes throughout each intervention area.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Sanepa Chowk, Lalitpur
Organization Size 1-10
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