Project Officer

Handicap International
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-12-24 Deadline: 2016-01-04
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor degree in social sciences or any related field
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Project
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Project Officer – 3 positions
Job profile: Under the direct supervision of Project Manager, s/he will be responsible for supporting the Project Manager in the implementation, monitoring, documentation and knowledge management of project activities.

Key Responsibilities
 Support the implementing partners in planning and implementation of project activities;
 Monitor project activities and be responsible for reporting and knowledge management;
 Perform a regular financial follow up and analysis of partners’ accountancy;
 Develop partners’ capacity in project issues and project implementation; and
 Analyse all partners documents, cross check the partner reports, compile and provide reliable analysis.

Required qualifications and competencies
 Bachelor degree in social sciences or any related field with at least two (2) years of professional experiences in project implementation preferably in I/NGO sector;
 Knowledge in human rights, emergency response, disaster recovery, inclusive education or social inclusion and related policies is preferred.
 Proven skills in coordination with government authorities and other stakeholders;
 Experience in partnership management, facilitation and training;
 Excellent report writing skills in Nepali and English languages.

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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