Livelihood Officer

Caritas Nepal

Caritas Nepal, was founded in 1990 by the Catholic Church to respond to the devastating floods and other natural disasters that occurred. Beginning as a 3 member team the agency has grown and expanded their range of services and today operates in 50 of the 77 districts in Nepal. As the social arm of Catholic Church in Nepal, Caritas Nepal…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Palpa
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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 : 3+ years
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Nov 10, 2022

Job Description

Caritas Nepal, a leading national NGO, invites applications from qualified Nepali citizens for Caritas Nepal Field Office, Tansen, Palpa. The contract will be till June 2023 with possibility of further extension.

Job Code: LO
Designation: Livelihood Officer
Location: Field Office, Tansen, Palpa
Reports to: Program Coordinator

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Horticulture or relevant fields.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in project implementation in the areas of Agriculture, Livelihood, rural development, empowerment of communities, social inclusion.
  • Experience and knowledge of Coordination, planning, monitoring, evaluation and transferring into action.
  • Ability to work with multi-cultural team of volunteers, national and international staff.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and reporting skills.
  • Fluency in written and spoken of English and Nepali is required.
  • Two wheeler driving licence will add an advantage.
  • Local residence will be given more preference.
  • Female candidate will be given more preference.
  • Skill of computer application word, excel, power point etc.
  • Ability and willingness to frequent field visit in the project area.
  • Experience in representation and interaction with donors, government officials.
  • Must be comfortable in being a pro-active member of the senior management team.
  • Must be a professional who seeks to identify and communicate potential problems and alternative options.

How to Apply

Click the link below for full Job Description

Please note: Positions are either field based or involves extensive travel to villages / rural areas where living conditions are minimal. Only those willing to travel and committed to serve the communities in rural settings need apply. Caritas is an equal opportunity employer and encourage women / members of marginalized communities / disadvantaged groups to apply.

Caritas Nepal promotes its principles, strategies, policies, and procedures on Safeguarding (including Child Safeguarding and Protection from Sexual, Exploitation and Abuse), and Safety & Security and all applicants must adhere to Caritas Nepal’s key policies and procedures.

You are required to rename CV as Job Code_First.Name_Last.Name. Email subject should contain the applied designation else will not be accepted.

You are required to fill up the job application form. Please click the link below. (Mandatory) 

Along with the form candidates need to send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) to by 4.00 PM on 16th November 2022. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for online written examination. Telephonic enquiries will not be entertained. The decision of Caritas Nepal will be final.  Caritas Nepal has right to cancel this vacancy at any time.