Technical Advisor

Location: Kathmandu ZFD program office with frequent travel to partner organizations
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2018-08-23 Deadline: 2018-09-05
Job Description

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH currently seeks a Technical Advisor as a PM&E (Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation) expert for the Ziviler Friedensdienst (ZFD) / Civil Peace Service.

Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH as a federal enterprise, supports the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. The Civil Peace Service supports projects aimed at non-violent conflict transformation in various countries worldwide and includes a strategic focus on Local Peace Structure. ZFD works in coordination with a number of partner organizations to help build their capacities in i.e. dialogue, mediation, conflict transformation through theatre and memory work. ZFD Nepal is looking for a PM&E advisor to support local partners in their planning and monitoring efforts, as well as to support the program coordinator in the overall strategic program development and monitoring.

Position: Technical Advisor (PM&E)

Duty Station: Kathmandu ZFD program office with frequent travel to partner organizations


  • Support a wide range of partner organizations to strengthen their strategic setting and PM&E capacities and tools
  • Support national and intemahonal peace advisors In their strategic planning and monitoring with and without their partner organizations
  • Further implement the new GIZ-ZFD guideline on PM&E on project (partner) and program level
  • Support the program coordinator regarding the overall PM&E of the program and the further strategic development
  • Supped the program wide knowledge management in the data management system as well as in the global ZFD network
  • Contribute actively in the global ZFD working group on PM&E and exchange regularly with Civil Peace Service PM&E advisors in other countries and with the responsible contact person in GIZ headoffice in Germany

Required qualification and experience:

  • University degree in social science or peace and conflict studies
  • At least 4 years of working experience in PM&E in the peace building sector or related field (i.e. gender rights, human rights)
  • Several years of working experience with conflict related PM&E methods (e.g. 'reflecting on peace process' (RPP)
  • In depth working experience In conflict transformation and peace building in general
  • Sound knowledge of strategy planning and program development for peace building organizations as pad of organizational development
  • Experience In planning and conducting tracings and workshops
  • Very good moderation and facilitation skills
  • Very good team building skills and the ability to adapt quickly to different teams
  • Strong analytical skills to understand a multitude of conflict lines
  • Excellent communication skills(both verbal and written) in Nepali and English
  • Willingness to team the ZFD specific PM&E structure
  • Experience in trainings in organizational development and proposal writing would be an asset

The salary and social benefits will correspond to the rule applicable to GIZ national personnel in Nepal. Especially women and candidates from underprivileged castes and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.

Interested Nepali citizens am requested to send a complete application including CV and two referees to the email address <>, by 05.09.2018. Only applications sent by small will be accepted. (Please write In the subject Ilne while applying by position: for "Technical Advisor, Ref. Nr. 180111"

Only short listed candidates will be called for an interview. No telephone Inquiries will be entertained. The organization reserves the right to cancel er postpone the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.

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Organization Summary

GIZ offers customised solutions to complex challenges. We are an experienced service provider and assist the German Government in achieving its objectives in the field of international cooperation. We offer demand-driven, tailor-made and effective services for sustainable development.

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