Program Manager

Mercy Corps, Nepal
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-11-29 Deadline: 2015-12-05
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Master's Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Requirements : 

ï‚· MA in international development, Social Policy, women’s studies, gender or a comparable area of study or comparable real world experience.

ï‚· At least 5 years of relevant professional experience with positions of progressively greater responsibilities.

ï‚· Substantial background in gender and development work including experience developing and conducting gender training, gender mainstreaming, and engaging in gender advocacy.

ï‚· History of working effectively and respectfully with national government, L/INGOs, contractors, and other partners.

ï‚· Experience with international donor rules, regulations, and requirements is preferred.

ï‚· Demonstrated attention to detail, ability to follow procedures, meet deadlines, and work independently and cooperatively with team members.

ï‚· Demonstrated experience working with country-level ministries and government officials, Ministries of Health, Agriculture, Federal Affairs and Local Development and/or Home Affairs experience is preferred.

ï‚· Experience working at national level required.

ï‚· Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Nepali required.

ï‚· Strong public speaking skills required.

ï‚· Strong computer literacy with a full knowledge of office applications.


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Apply Instructions

Interested candidates are requested to submit a CV and cover letter by December 05, 2015 to the address below. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Telephone enquiries will not be entertained. Attn: Senior Human Resources Officer [Please mention the title of the Position on the subject of the e-mail while applying] Email to:

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Organization Summary

Mercy Corps is an international, non-governmental humanitarian relief and development agency that exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people to build secure, productive and just communities. Mercy Corps was established in 1979, and has headquarters in the USA and UK. Since 1979, Mercy Corps has worked in over 100 countries. Mercy Corps currently works in 41 countries around the world and improving the lives of 19 million people. The agency focuses on countries in transition, where countries are in the midst of - or recovering from - conflict, economic collapse, or disaster; Mercy Corps sees these crisis situations as moments of opportunity to go beyond traditional boundaries of relief and catalyze lasting change. Globally, Mercy Corps implements programs in a range of sectors, including: agriculture & food security; market development; emergency response; disaster risk reduction; climate change; health; conflict management; youth engagement; and, community mobilization/ governance.

Mercy Corps Nepal works to build the absorptive, adaptive and transformative potential of vulnerable individuals and communities across Nepal. The goal is attained through a systems based approach to market development, financial services, disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation and youth engagement. Mercy Corps began its operation in Nepal in 2005, with projects focusing on the sectors of economic and food security; climate, natural resource and disaster risk management; youth engagement; with the inclusion of women and disadvantaged groups as important cross-cutting themes throughout each intervention area.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Sanepa Chowk, Lalitpur
Organization Size 1-10
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