The Deutsche Gesellschaft ftir Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH currently seeks a Technical Advisor with a focus on Data for Social Protection for a project supporting the Government of Nepal in identifying poor households. The project aims in the short run to fill the gap of data on households living below the poverty line. In the long run it is envisaged to support an effort by concerned governmental bodies to jointly collect household data for the government's social protection programme.
The Identification of Poor Households project works in close cooperation with the Support the Health Sector Programme (S2HSP). S2HSP is executed by the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) and supported by GIZ on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). S2HSP is in line with the Nepal Health Sector Strategy (NHSS) 2015-2020 and aims to improve access to effective and qualitative healthcare services, particularly for disadvantaged population groups in Nepal. S2HSP is focusing on 5 key result areas' (1) Social Health Protection, (2) Human Resource for Health (3) Governance in Health (4) Strengthening Health Information Systems and (5) Adolescent Health and Development
The position holder shall work in close cooperation with the Social Health Protection Component at the S2HSP.
Position: Technical Advisor - Social Protection
Duty Station: Kathmandu
Required qualifications and experience:
Interested candidates are requested to send a completed application including CV and two referees to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 15, 2018. Only applications sent by email will be accepted. Please write in the subject line while applying by position: for "Ref. Nr. 18019- Technical Advisor - Social Protection".
Only short-listed candidates will be called for written test and interview. No telephone inquiries will be entertained. The organization reserves the right to cancel or postpone the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.
The salary and social benefits will correspond to the GIZ rule applicable to national staff. Especially women and candidates from underprivileged groups are encouraged to apply.
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