Project Assistant

Handicap International
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-12-24 Deadline: 2016-01-04
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or Intermediate level qualification in the related fiel
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Project
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Project Assistant – 4 positions

Job Profile: Under the direct supervision of Project Manager, s/he will be responsible for providing administrative, financial, logistics and communication support to project team/s for an efficient daily organisation of the project/s and its activities.

Key Responsibilities:
 Provide administrative supports in project implementation;
 Perform necessary documentation/ archiving of project related documents (letters, agreements, reports, administrative documents, project proposals etc.);
 Carry out partners’ financial settlement in compliance with HI financial and donor rules in close cooperation with the Accounts unit;
 Provide logistics support in project events (meetings, workshops, trainings, field visits etc.); and
 Provide Communication support and information dissemination internally and externally to partners and other stakeholders.

 Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or Intermediate level qualification in the related field with at least two (2) years’ experience in a similar position, preferably in an I/NGO;
 Proven competency and ability in coordinating with multiple stakeholders;
 Practical organization skills, ability to work pro-actively through objectives in a result oriented approach;
 Excellent computer skills with proficiency in MS Excel and MS Office; and
 Fluency in written and spoken English and Nepali.

Conditions, Salary & Benefits

 Position is based in Kathmandu with travels to other parts of Nepal as required.
 Attractive salary and benefits package.
 Duration of contract will be 2 years with possible extension.

All interested candidates are advised to request an application form via email to

Valid application must consist of a duly filled application form, recent CV and names of three referees electronically sent to the same email address with the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line. Applications should be received by 4 th January 2016; applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be invited for test and interviews.

Handicap International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women, people with disability and members from disadvantaged communities are strongly encouraged to apply. 

This Job is expired. The Company is no longer accepting applications for this position.

Organization Summary

Handicap International is an international, non-governmental organisation, mainly known for its fight against anti-personnel mines and cluster munitions and helping the victims of these unexploded devices. However, its mandate has been extended over the years and today includes providing assistance through work in various fields for people in developing countries with other kinds of disability.

Handicap International primarily focuses on the prevention of disabilities and providing support for people with disabilities by ensuring they can fully take part in social life. The organisation’s interventions are not restricted to long-term development activities. Handicap International also provides support in emergency situations, for instance, in the aftermath of natural disasters and humanitarian crises. Its actions always focus on those suffering from disabilities.

The organisation works as far as possible with the human and material resources available in the country. Its projects are implemented in cooperation with local partners, the objective being to ensure their autonomy in the long-term. All of its actions concentrate on training, raising awareness and the involvement of local communities in its projects

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 1-10
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