US Embassy Nepal
The mission of the U.S. Embassy in Nepal is to assist Nepal’s development as a peaceful, prosperous, and democratic nation that contributes positively to regional stability. In pursuit of this goal, the United States encourages multi-party democracy, including respect for human rights and the rule of law, and sustainable, market-oriented, and private-sector-led economic development. In addition, the Embassy seeks Nepal’s…
Hiring Agency:Embassy Kathmandu
Position Title:Strategic Content Coordination Assistant (Community Management Assistant)- All Interested Applicants
Work Schedule:Full-time – 40 hours per week
Duty Location(s):1 Vacancy in Kathmandu, NP
For More Info: Human Resources Section
Hiring Path:• Open to the public
Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency:All Interested Applicants / All Sources
For applicants who are USEFMs, the final grade/step for the position will be determined by Washington DC. The proposed grade is FP-06.
Security Clearance Required:Public Trust – Background Investigation
Appointment Type Details:Indefinite subject to successful completion of probationary period.
Marketing Statement:We encourage you to read and understand the Eight (8) Qualities of Overseas Employees before you apply.
The U.S. Mission in Kathmandu, Nepal is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Strategic Content Coordination Assistant (Community Management Assistant). This vacancy is open to all interested applicants.
The work schedule for this position is: Full Time (40 hours per week)
Start date: Candidate must be able to begin working within a reasonable period of time of receipt of agency authorization and/or clearances/certifications or their candidacy may end.
Supervisory Position:NoRelocation Expenses
Occasional travel may be required.
The Community Management Assistant is responsible for supporting the development and dissemination of digital content via the U.S. Mission flagship social media properties. The incumbent serves as the visual content manager for the Contact Relationship Management (CRM) system to promote the U.S Mission’s objectives. The incumbent provides guidance to Public Engagement staff and other Mission personnel who engage with online communities on standards, regulations, and policies for the use of digital properties. The incumbent actively contributes to the online editorial calendar to identify and/or develop content creation and promotion. With the Resource Coordination team, maintains required office records and files, and ensures that online activities, projects, and campaigns are recorded in activity tracker and contact databases.
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of three years of progressively responsible experience in a multilingual, multicultural, or multinational organization is required. Market research and audience analysis, and design and execution of online campaigns, must have been significant components of the job. Must have experience managing digital properties, including direct online interaction with the public, and content creation in multimedia and traditional formats.
Two years of full-time university studies in Communications, Media Studies or Business Management is required.
These may be tested (Language, Skills and Abilities).
LANGUAGE: Fluent speaking/reading/writing English is required. Fluent speaking/reading/writing Nepali is required.
Please specify in your application your level of proficiency in ALL languages listed above.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Good analytical, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Good technical skills on using social media, mobile platforms and digital tools are required. Good knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and graphic design is required.
All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.
How to Apply:
All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a security clearance.
Applications must be completed and submitted through Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA).
Applicants must address each required qualification with specific information supporting each item. Failure to do so will result in a determination that the applicant is not qualified.
To apply, please click the “APPLY TO THIS VACANCY” button, create or log-in to your ERA account and begin the application process.
For information on ERA and detailed instructions on how to apply, please visit the ERA information page in our internet site below:
ERA information page-Internet site:
Paper or e-mailed applications are not accepted.
In order to qualify based on education, you MUST submit the requested transcripts as verification of educational requirement by the closing date of this announcement. If you fail to provide requested information, or the information you submit is insufficient to verify your eligibility, you will not be considered for this position.
Applicants who are invited to take a language/skills test or who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email.
Thank you for your application and your interest in working at the U.S. Mission in Kathmandu, Nepal.