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 with. We 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 Manager (Based in Kathmandu with a frequent field visit)
Manage overall implementation of assigned project, oversee overall management of project and related human resources . He\she must have extensive knowledge and understanding on various issues of DRR and climate action. Ability to build effective working relationships within project teams, consortium partners. Ability to work effectively with local government, as per changing federal context including national forum to utilize the available networks, capable to strengthen relationship with local government authorities and expertise for the effective implementation of project.Ability to coordinate capacity building of youth led CSOs in the areas of internal good governance promotion, organizational development, youth empowerment and social accountability. Able to travel in project areas occasionally and spend time away from work- base location and home.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.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.