Nov 9, 2017

Nepal: Call for Experts

NGO/UN Job Vacancy



Organization: Abt Associates
Country: Nepal
Closing date: 08 Dec 2017

Opportunity

Abt Associates seeks a dynamic Chief of Party for an anticipated USAID-funded Support to Federalization project in Nepal. The project will provide support to Nepal's state restructuring and devolution as envisioned in Nepal's 2015 Constitution. The project will support citizens to access government services, local level government performance in provision of services to the public in an inclusive, transparent, and responsive manner, and institutionalizing inclusive citizen participation in local decision making and public accountability mechanisms, as well as mainstreaming conflict mediation into new local governance systems, processes, and structures.

Minimum qualifications

University degree; USAID or other donor experience; Nepal or Southeast Asia experience; excellent oral and written communication skills in English; minimum of 5years of professional leadership experience in one or more of the technical areas outlined below. Proficiency in Nepalese is preferred.

· Policy Development Advisor

· Citizen Engagement Advisor

· Social Inclusion Expert

· PFM Expert

· Capacity Building Advisor

· Accountability and Promotion Expert

Positions associated with the above technical areas are contingent upon project award.


How to apply:

Candidates with experience in the above fields that meet the minimum qualifications are encouraged to submit a CV to IEGJobs@abtassoc.com, specifying the project and position name in the e-mail subject line.