EngenderHealth’s vision is a world where sexual and reproductive health rights are respected as human rights, and women and girls have the freedom to reach their full potential. To achieve transformational change leading to true social and economic progress, EngenderHealth partners with diverse organizations across sectors with the shared goals of highlighting women’s value to sustainable development.
EngenderHealth is seeking expressions of interest from highly qualified candidates for the Chief of Party position on an anticipated five-year USAID adolescent reproductive health/family planning project in Nepal. Nepali nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. The position is subject to change based on procurement requirements and is contingent upon EngenderHealth being awarded the project and availability of funds.
The Chief of Party (COP) will provide overall leadership and strategic direction for the project. S/he will serve as key personnel and fulfill the diverse managerial requirements of the project, including maintaining the relationship with the USAID Mission and working in collaboration with the Nepali Ministry of Health and Population. Based in Kathmandu, the COP will have technical and management responsibility for all activities and personnel and will be EngenderHealth’s representative to the Government of Nepal. The COP will have overall responsibility for addressing award related matters, including managerial and fiscal responsibility for the project including ensuring compliance with donor and EngenderHealth regulations, policies and procedures. S/he will oversee program implementation, provide technical vision and approach and manage the project team and consortium members. S/he will have direct responsibility for supervision of select key personnel. S/he will be responsible for the smooth implementation of the project, and for effectively addressing challenges that arise during performance. S/he is responsible for timely and accurate delivery of all reports and project products and ensure that systems are in place to mitigate the risk of fraud, waste, and abuse. This position is contingent upon donor approval and funding.
Applicant Must possess the following requirements with or without a reasonable accommodation.
ESSENTIAL SOFT SKILLS:
PREFERRED SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND FUNCTIONS:
Please visit the careers page at www.engenderhealth.org to submit your details by May 15, 2020.. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and only the short-listed candidates will be contacted.