Regional Program Officer

DanChurchAid (DCA)
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2016-03-17 Deadline: 2016-03-27
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Master's Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

DanChurchAid (DCA) is a faith-based, non-missionary organization. We work for the poor, vulnerable and socially excluded communities and believe in life before death. In Nepal and Bangladesh, we are involved in several thematic areas with our work focusing on resilient livelihood, active citizenship and migrants’ rights, among others. The DCA SARO invites applications from qualified and competent candidates for the position of Regional Program Officer (Active Citizenship) based in Kathmandu.
This is a senior level position and will be responsible for planning, implementation, monitoring, supervision, reporting of Active Citizenship Program in Nepal and Bangladesh.  The position would also be responsible for partnership management and development, advocacy, liaison, coordination and networking. In addition the position would be responsible in providing strategic development and delivery of an integrated active citizenship programme, and develop concept notes, project proposal for fundraising.  The position will be based in Kathmandu with frequent field visits. S/he will report to Head of Programme.
Required qualifications and competencies:   Postgraduate degree in related field with 8-10 years of relevant work experience. Strong understanding about the human rights approach to development and humanitarian work and conceptual clarity about the priority and cross cutting themes – gender, Right Based Approach, and Accountability.  The person should have conversant in strategic management, project cycle management, policy advocacy, fund raising and knowledge management, good knowledge of financial and human resources management S/he has excellent communication skills (written and spoken) in English with Nepali.
Deadline for application is  : 27 March 2016
The candidate must have personal commitment to social equity and equal rights and opportunities and adhere to the staff policies of DCA on Sexual Harassment and Anti-Corruption. DCA South Asia Regional Office needs people with excellent interpersonal communication skills and a good team spirit. Willingness to be flexible is essential.  Your motivated application should be submitted via our e-recruiting system.
Please mention the position you are applying for in subject line.  Application received by email will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. For any question related to vacancies please contact:
DCA promotes equal opportunities for women and men from different caste, ethnic and religious backgrounds and encourages them to apply for these posts within DCA.
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Organization Summary

DanChurchAid has been supporting development work in Nepal since 1980’s. We work mainly to improve the life and livelihoods of the most marginalized communities through a rights based approach

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