Program Manager

Association of Youth Organizations Nepal (AYON)

Association of Youth Organizations Nepal (AYON) is an award winning national umbrella network of youth-led organizations, which acts as a platform for collaboration, cooperation, joint action and collective endeavors between youth organizations in Nepal. AYON currently has 92 youth led member organizations from seven provinces of Nepal. Working since 2005, AYON has pioneered in building capacity of youth and youth organizations,…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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    Type of Appointment Contract
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience : 3 year
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Posted Date : Feb 06, 2021

Job Description

Association of Youth Organizations Nepal (AYON) is an award winning national umbrella network of youth-led organizations, which acts as a platform for collaboration, cooperation, joint action and collective endeavors between youth organizations in Nepal. AYON currently has 92 youth led member organizations from seven provinces of Nepal. Working since 2005, AYON has pioneered in building capacity of youth and youth organizations, undertaking quality research, and carrying out meaningful advocacy to bridge youth voices at the decision making level. Our work and impact over the years has been recognized nationally and internationally. This has been possible through the team of awesome young people we work with.  We are looking to expand our team and work together to make meaningful impact in the lives of young people and other communities that we work with.

AYON announces vacancy for following posts. Passionate young people with prior experiences and passion working on social justice, human rights, Good Governance, Disaster Risk Reduction and enhancement of young people are encouraged to apply.

This position is for 1 year, with the possibility of extension depending on funding availability and performance.

Program Manager: Oversee overall management of programs and administration, develop concept notes and project proposals, monitoring and report writing. Must have knowledge and experience of project management and financial compliances Ability to lead staffs and large number of volunteers. Program Manager must also have extensive knowledge and understanding of Human Rights and socio-political context, socio-economic Context, Good Governance, and youth movement in Nepal.

Required Qualification & Experience

Minimum 3years’ experience with Bachelors or Masters with 1years’ experience in the relevant post at similar level. (Nepali writing skill will be highly preferred)

How to Apply

Committed and qualified youth candidates are requested to send their applications including cover letter, recent CV/profile, a sample of their previous work and at least two references and contact information to vacancy@ayon.org. Applicants must be age between 18 to 35. Applicants should mention the name of the position in subject line. The deadline to submit the application is 20th Feb 2021.However, we request you to submit applications early, as the applications will be reviewed and positions filled on a rolling basis. No telephone calls shall be entertained.