Project Officer

Practical Action
Location: Nepal
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2019-08-27 Deadline: 2019-09-07
  • Location : Nepal
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description


About the role

We are looking for a competent Project Officer to provide monitoring, evaluation and learning expertise in the change ambition “resilience that protects”. We are building resilience into the lives of people threatened by natural and climate related hazards, reducing vulnerability and minimising the impact on their lives and livelihoods.  You will be based in one of our field offices. Practical Action’s strategic intent to 2030 aims to work together to help people solve really difficult development problems in our change ambition areas, including by inspiring change at a large scale which is sustainable after we have finished our work with them. Gender and social inclusion is one of the key cross cutting areas in this.

About you

You are experienced and credible in contributing monitoring, evaluation and learning expertise in project cycle management and in ensuring quality delivery. You are confident in coordinating with the projects for gender and social inclusion sensitive MEL plan and its implementation including credible data management. You will provide thought expertise for effective utilization of data at project/ programme levels. You are confident in building relationships with local government stakeholders and community actors for effective utilization of data and learning.

Why join us?

The opportunity to work for an organisation that is making a positive difference to the lives of people worldwide, a friendly and supportive culture, working with values driven and highly engaged colleagues, work life balance and flexible working – these are just some of the reasons we think Practical Action is a great place to work.

In addition, we offer the following benefits:

  • Annual holiday entitlement is 18 days in addition to public holidays
  • Medical insurance for staff and dependent
  • Group life and personal accident of staff
  • Flexible lactating hours for new mothers and appropriate arrangement for childminders

About us

Practical Action is a change making organisation that works in unconventional ways. We put ingenious ideas to work so people in poverty can change their world.

We do things differently, so answers that start small can grow big – bringing people together in bold collaborations, using innovation and knowledge to build futures free from poverty and help shape a world that works better for everyone.

Job Specification


Apply Instructions

Additional information

We treat all applications for employment on their merits and do not take into consideration any factors that are not relevant to the job such as disability, race, age, caste, religion, gender, gender reassignment or sexual orientation.

Practical Action are committed to safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults and as such candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks.

The successful applicant must have the pre-existing right to both live and work in Nepal and should be willing and able to travel.

Closing date for applications: Saturday 7th September 2019

Submit a cover letter along with the duly filled standard application form to

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

Organization Summary

Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries.Practical Action is a registered charity in the UK and a company limited by guarantee, under the direction of a Board of Trustees. The senior management team, which has executive responsibilities, is called the Strategy Leadership Team (SLT) and it comprises the Chief Executive and twelve Directors, including seven Country and Regional Directors.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Kathmandu
Organization Size 1-10
Active Jobs By Practical Action