- Master’s degree in Law, Management, Social Sciences or other relevant field.
- At least ten years relevant experience in managing projects preferably in the government or international institutions.
- Work experience with projects in National or International organizations, strong management skills including ability to provide strategic guidance, technical oversight, mentor staffs, develop work plans and manage budget and project expenditures.
- Proven ability to produce analytical reports with quantitative data analysis.
- Extensive experience in managing multidisciplinary team.
- Familiarity with UNDP programme, rules and procedures are highly desirable.
- Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel etc.) and advance knowledge of spread sheet and database packages, experience in handling of web-based management systems.
- Fluency in oral and written English is essential.
- Native command of Nepalese.
d) Required skills:
- Excellent communication and advocacy skills.
- Proven ability to conceptualize, develop, plan and manage human rights interventions as well as transfer of knowledge and skills.
- Good interpersonal skills with experience of networking with partners at all level and knowledge of technology and usages of computer applications.
- Good understanding of national and international human rights mechanisms.
- Ability to establish priorities and to plan, coordinate and lead work of others, ability to make timely decisions.
- Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, and age sensitivity and adaptability and capacity to work effectively in the multicultural environment.
- Ability to coach, mentor, motivate and develop staff and encourage good performance.
- In-depth knowledge of results-based planning, monitoring, reporting, evaluation & programme management.
- Willingness to undertake regular travel to pilot districts, build partnerships with local actors, monitor Project activities and report back to central level programme officials with concise analysis and advice.