Consultant- Provincial Field Coordinator

The Asia Foundation

The Asia Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental organization committed to the development of a peaceful, prosperous, just, and open Asia-Pacific region. The Foundation supports programs in Asia that help improve governance, law, and civil society; women's empowerment; economic reform and development; and international relations. Drawing on more than 50 years of experience in Asia, the Foundation collaborates with private and public…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Karnali
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 1+ Years
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : May 20, 2022

Job Description

The Provincial Field Coordinator, under the Data for Development in Nepal Programme, Phase II, will support overall provincial and local government level program management and implementation as instructed by the Foundation Nepal Country Office. The Provincial Field Coordinator will be stationed at one of the designated municipalities in Karnali Province, tasked with overseeing the coordination of the  Foundation’s interests in the municipalities, while frequently visiting Country Office in Kathmandu and provincial offices as deemed necessary by the program, guaranteeing frequent communication and the accurate relaying of information. The Provincial Field Coordinator will be the liaison between elected representatives of partner provinces and municipalities, municipal officials, respective provincial governments, other relevant stakeholders, and the British Embassy Kathmandu (BEK’s ) Project Coordination  Unit (PCU), and along-with its implementing partners in the municipalities of Karnali Province.

Required Qualification & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in development studies, law, public policy, public administration, political science, economics, statistics, international development, social sciences, or any other relevant field. Minimum one year of experience working with the local government and knowledge of local government operation.

How to Apply

Applicants are requested to“Click Here” to read through the Job Descriptions.

Job shall be applied either through email by sending a Curriculum Vitae (CV) along with a cover letter describing suitability for the position to country.nepal.jobs@asiafoundation.org referencing respective “Job Position” in the subject line or through an online Job Application form by  May 29, 2022. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Telephone calls will not be entertained.

The Asia Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a diverse and inclusive office environment. Women and people from economically and socially excluded groups are encouraged to apply.