Senior Policy Officer

Governance Facility
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-03-29 Deadline: 2017-04-14
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Master's Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

  • Governance-related policy reform and implementation
    • Education and at least 6-10 years of experience in a relevant field (sociology, political science, public administration, law, other).
    • In-depth knowledge of the Nepali history, politics, and culturesand the related dynamics of governance.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of how public policy is shaped and implemented through formal and informal mechanisms.


  • Project/programme implementation experience
    • Demonstrated capacity to support donor-funded project design, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and learning.


  • Collaborative leadership
    • Proven access to a wide network of relevant actors.
    • Demonstrated capacity to interact constructively and sensitively with actors at all levels and segments of society.
    • Demonstrated capacity to work dynamically as a collaborative team player and leader with an interest in working in a matrix management system.
    • Willingness to provide technical support to GF team members and partners.


  • Analysis and writing
    • Experience withpreparing briefs, white-papers; think-pieces and presentations that go with it.
    • Demonstrated capacity to carry out high level analysis and writing.
    • Fluent in written and spoken Nepali and English.  Knowledge of any major national language will be considered a distinct and important advantage.


Apply Instructions

You are requested to submit a) completed form b) your application and c) updated CV, latest by 5 p.m., 14 April 2017, via email to with the applied "position" as the subject line. Only shortlisted applicants will be notified of their status.

Undue influence at any stage of the processes will lead to automatic disqualification. GF welcomes and encourages applications from women and traditionally marginalised groups.

Governance Facility Nepal


P.O. Box 21800 Kathmandu

Tel: +977-1-4432131/4432348

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Organization Summary

he Governance Facility (GF) is a new initiative of the Embassies of Denmark and Switzerland, and the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) in agreement with the Government of Nepal. This arrangement is embedded in a bilateral agreement signed in December 2013 between the Government of Nepal and the Embassy of Denmark, which foresees the development of a joint donor facility to manage coherent, harmonized and coordinated funding support in line with the Aid Effectiveness Agenda (Paris Declaration, Accra Agenda for Action and Busan Partnership). 

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