Program Coordinators

Association of Youth Organizations Nepal
Location: Surkhet,Janakpur
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2020-07-23 Deadline: 2020-08-06
  • Nos. of Opening : 2
  • Location : Surkhet Janakpur
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor's Degree/Master's Degree
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Contract
Job Description

Association of Youth Organizations Nepal (AYON)is an award winning national umbrella network of youth-led organizations, which acts as a platform for collaboration, cooperation, joint action and collective endeavors between youth organizations in Nepal. AYON currently has 92 youth led member organizations from all provinces of Nepal. Working since 2005, AYON has pioneered in building capacity of youth and youth organizations, undertaking quality research, and carrying out meaningful advocacy to bridge youth voices at the decision making level. Our work and impact over the years has been recognized nationally and internationally. This has been possible through the team of awesome young people we work withWe are looking to expand our team members, and work together to make meaningful impact in the lives of young people and other communities that we work with.

AYON announces vacancy for the following positions. Passionate young people with prior experiences and passion working on social justice, climate change, Disaster Risk Reduction and enhancement of young people are encouraged to apply. 

All the positions are for 1 year, with the possibility of extension depending on funding availability and performance.

Program Coordinators (Two Positions: Based in Surkhet and One Position: Based in Janakpur):

Coordinate on specific tasks for assigned municipalities. Works closely with selected Youth lead CSOs( YLCs) in strengthening their organizational capacity to be engaged effectively in Local Disaster Resilience (LDR) and other planning processes. Liaison with the municipalities for developing favorable environment for YLCs and Youth responsive policies in CCA/DRR. Contributes in social accountability efforts i.e. social audit and public hearing with the municipalities and community score card with YLCs. Documentation of evidences, progress and case studies. Previous skill of influencing policies, environmental issues, CCA and DRR will be preferred. Ability to coordinate with youth led CSOs in developing advocacy, strategic plan and mentoring for the implementation of advocacy and campaign events. Assist on capacity building of youth led CSOs in the areas of CCA, DRR and advocacy.

Qualification:

  • Bachelors' degrees in social science and related subjects with minimum 4 year experience (Masters degree preferred with minimum 2 years of relevant work experience.
  • Additional skills as Nepali typing and experience working in excel worksheet.

Apply Instructions

Committed and qualified youth and energetic candidates are requested to send their applications including cover letter, recent CV/profile, a sample of their previous work and at least two references and contact information to vacancy@ayon.org and ayonhrd@gmail.com.

Applicants should mention the name of the position in subject line. The deadline to submit the application is  6 August 2020.

However, we request you to submit applications early, as the applications will be reviewed and positions filled on a rolling basis.

No telephone calls shall be entertained.

Women and people from marginalized groups are encouraged to apply. Only short listed candidates will be called for interview.

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Organization Summary

Association of Youth Organizations Nepal (AYON) is an award winning national umbrella network of youth-led organizations, which acts as a platform for collaboration, cooperation, joint action and collective endeavors between youth organizations in Nepal. AYON currently has 92 youth led member organizations from 44 districts of Nepal. Working since 2005, AYON has pioneered in building capacity of youth and youth organizations, undertaking quality research, and carrying out meaningful advocacy to bridge youth voices at the decision making level. Our work and impact over the years has been recognized nationally and internationally. This has been possible through the team of awesome young people we work with. We are looking to expand our team and work together to make meaningful impact in the lives of young people and other communities that we work with. AYON announces vacancy for following posts. Passionate young people with prior experiences and passion working on social justice programs to address oppression, discrimination and inequality in various forms are encouraged to apply.
Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Upakar Marga, Thapathali-11, Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 10-20
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