Minimum Bachelor's degree in life sciences from an accredited college or university and at least two years 'experience of working on community based livelihood projects at the field level.
Experience of working coordination with VDC and/or Gaon Palika level stakeholders is preferred. Skills on using basic MS Office is needed.
The primary role will be work closely with the implementing partners in Gorkha district and support in high quality implementation of livelihood activities in the field.
The key livelihood activities include establishment of farm demonstration plots, conducting farmer field schools, promotion of improved agricultural and goat rearing practices.
The Field Assistant will also help implementing partners in implementation of cash for work projects
A detailed job description for the above position can be obtained by contacting CRS Human Resources Office at HRNepal@crs.org
Application Process: Please apply by sending a CV with a cover letter to HRNepal@crs.org by close business on
September 7, 2017.
Only short listed applicants will be contacted. CRS is an equal opportunity employer committed to a staff composition that reflects the social and ethnic diversity of Nepali Society. Applicants from disadvantage caste, under-represented ethnic groups, persons with disabilities and women are especially encouraged to apply.
Catholic Relief Services was founded in 1943 by the Catholic Bishops of the United States to serve World War II survivors in Europe. Since then, we have expanded in size to reach 85 million people in 101 countries on five continents.
Our mission is to assist impoverished and disadvantaged people overseas, working in the spirit of Catholic social teaching to promote the sacredness of human life and the dignity of the human person. Although our mission is rooted in the Catholic faith, our operations serve people based solely on need, regardless of their race, religion or ethnicity. Within the United States, CRS engages Catholics to live their faith in solidarity with the poor and suffering people of the world.