Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Specialist

World Vision International
Location: Nepal
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2021-04-17 Deadline: 2021-05-01
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Nepal
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

World Vision is a child-focused relief, development, and advocacy organization that has contributed to the transformation in the lives of millions of children around the world in vulnerable situations. We are driven by Christian values to serve children and families regardless of their religion, age, gender, ethnicity, class, and caste. We are looking for potential Nepalese candidates to fill out the following positions:

Position: Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Specialist (One) - based in Lalitpur, National Office

 Key Responsibilities: The purpose of this position is to provide technical guidance and coordinate across World Vision International Nepal's strategy, programming, policy, grant acquisition and programme implementation to foster its strategies, organizational policy and programme to effectively integrate the Gender equality and social inclusion.The incumbent is also responsible to produce the periodical analytical metrics in its theme and conducting assessment across the organizational functions for the strong positioning and providing the strategic advice to the leadership team and operation team for better integration and Implementation of the programme. S/he will be responsible to support the field team in implementation on the specific grants to integrate the GESI part and follow up with the team to ensure the GESI is addressed across all the programmes. Additionally, the incumbent works collaboratively across departments to identify blockages, problem-solving, develop and deliver practical plans to ensure the organisation reaches the most vulnerable and excluded groups as the priority beneficiaries across all of its programs.To achieve this, the role conducts capacity building and training for VVVIN and Partner NGO staff.The role is also responsible for leading on new project designs related to GESI, ensuring all new WV projects target the most vulnerable and integration of GESI appropriately.


Job Specification

Minimum Qualifications, Experience, and Competencies required: Master's Degree in Sociology, Gender, Women Development or in related field with at least 5 years of field experience in managing GESI programming in the field or headquarters of an INGO. (7 years of experiences in the same field if the incumbent from NGO- preferred). Should have sound knowledge on the subject and gaps in Nepali context and should be able to persuade people who are excluding the subject intentionally. Experience in developing winning grant technical project proposals is preferred. Experience in partnering with private business or academic Institutions to achieve a greater Impact on the lives of children. Should have experience of engaging with international donors and Government staff on GESI advocacy. Good media relations and advocacy skills. Experience in quality monitoring. Excellent oral and written communications skills in English and Nepali and have knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Strong interpersonal, networking, coordination and the organizational skills-This position requires 40% extensive travel to field to observe progress of integration, coordination with the stakeholders and to facilitate or train the programme team and Partner NGO team.

Apply Instructions

Candidates fulfilling the criteria mentioned above may send in their complete 'Curriculum Vitae (CV) with a statement of purpose' by 01 May 2021 before 17:00 hours to the email, address mentioned below.


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Organization Summary

World Vision International Nepal (WVIN), an international Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice,

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Jhamsikhel, Lalitpur-3, Nepal, GPO Box 21969, Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 50-100
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