Program Officer

Nepal Investigative Multimedia Journalism Network

Nepal Investigative Multimedia Journalism Network (NIMJN) is a non-profit organization working to improve the standards of investigative multimedia journalism in Nepal through advanced training, mentorship, and story publication. It is legally registered with the government of Nepal in April 2020. It promotes collaboration among reporters to produce investigative stories related to social justice and accountability issues using the latest tools and…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Kathmandu
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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 Programme Management
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Mar 21, 2022

Job Description

Workstation Location: Applicant to be based in the Nepal Investigative Multimedia Journalism Network (NIMJN), Anamnagar, Kathmandu.

Application Deadline: April 13, 2022 | Chaitra 30, 2078

Position Overview

NIMJN is recruiting a Program Officer to help us tackle challenging stories. The ideal candidate has proven experience in investigative reporting and some experience in editing and managing teams. S/he will be responsible for developing investigative stories in partnership and writing project proposals.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Demonstrate understanding on investigative reporting and editing skills
  • Work collaboratively with local journalists from different provinces of Nepal
  • Be able to mentor less experienced journalists
  • Be able to write project proposals, monitoring and evaluation reports
  • Be able to work under deadlines

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences having more than three years of experience working in similar positions (Preference will be given to candidates with Master’s Degree and having worked with media related non-profits)

  • Experience in team management, team building, and result-oriented work.
  • Experience in organizing training, facilitation of workshops, and other capacity-building activities
  • Well-versed in English and Nepali language (both spoken and written) and have good computer knowledge
  • Good interpersonal and analytical skills

How to Apply

The salary and benefit of each position shall be as per the organization’s rules.

To apply, please email the following to info@nimjn.org on or before 5 pm of April 13, 2022 | Chaitra 30, 2078.

  • NIMJN Job Application Form (Weblink for NIMJN Job Application Form: https://bit.ly/POApplication)
  • A detailed resume/ CV
  • A cover letter explaining why you want to work with NIMJN and what you will add.

NIMJN is an equal opportunity organization. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps of recruitment. NIMJN reserves the right to accept or reject any applications without assigning any reasons whatsoever.