Local Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development (LI-BIRD) is a non-profit making, non-governmental organization established in October 1995 with its Head Office in Pokhara. LI-BIRD is committed to capitalizing on local initiatives for sustainable management of renewable natural resources and improving livelihoods of rural people in Nepal.
LI-BIRD provides a collegial, supportive and multidisciplinary working environment where young professionals with a learning attitude thrive and succeed. LI-BIRD provides unparalleled mentoring support while challenging its staff to learn, innovate and acquire skills and experiences that will become foundational for the rest of their careers.
Livelihood and Resilience Enhancement Project (LREP) is funded by The Development Fund, Norway and being implemented in Bardiya, Kailali, Humla and Sindhupalchok districts. The project aims to improve food and nutrition security, income and resilience of small and marginal farm families in western terai and hills of Nepal.
LI-BIRD invites applications from eligible Nepali citizens who are reliable, accountable and have the ability to deliver results with the highest integrity for the position.
Job Summary: Technical Assistant will be primarily responsible for implementing day to day field level activities. S/he needs to work closely with the farmers, groups and local stakeholders to plan, implement and coordinate the project activities at the community level.
Education and Experience: Intermediate or JT/JTA degree in Agriculture. Candidates with two years work experience and willing to work in rural setting are preferred.
LI-BIRD offers competitive remuneration and other benefits according to its Personnel Policies. Interested candidates are requested to submit their applications with CV including three references, citizenship certificate and relevant testimonials by 24 May 2017 (2074 Jestha 10). The application can also be sent by email at firstname.lastname@example.org with the e-mail subject starting as: [VACANCY]. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview. Telephone calls will not be entertained and could lead to disqualification.
LI-BIRD promotes workforce diversity and applies positive discrimination to candidates from discriminated groups (women and candidates from Dalit, Janajati, Madhesi/Terai and other minority community).
Please apply to: Human Resource Manager, LI-BIRD, PO Box. 324, Pokhara, Kaski
Local Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development (LI-BIRD) is a non-profit making, non-governmental organization established in 1995 in Pokhara, Nepal. LI-BIRD is registered with the District Administrative Office of Kaski (Regd. No. 217/025/053) and affiliated with the Social Welfare Council (Regd. No. 3394).
LI-BIRD is committed to capitalizing on local initiatives for sustainable management of renewable natural resources in order to improve the livelihoods of rural poor and marginalized farmers, especially women.