Project Coordinator

ISAP

ISAP is a not-for-profit Non-Government Organization working towards economically empowering resource-poor people through market-based approach founded in May 2013. Our activities consistently improve the ability of target populations to begin and grow businesses, participate in profitable value chain, and access finance. ISAP is currently implementing Project for Improving Water Access and Agriculture Income (PIWAAI) in Sindhupalchok District. The 3-year project…

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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    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 : Master
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    Posted Date : Aug 19, 2022

Job Description

ISAP is currently looking for a suitable candidate for Project Coordinator for Project for Improving Water Access and Agriculture Income (PIWAAI) who would be stationed in the central office, Baluwatar with frequent travel to the project field.

S/he would also be responsible for the overall management of the WASH project activities including planning, implementation, monitoring, and coordinating with relevant stakeholders. S/he should have a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with at least three years of working experience. Working experience in rural water supply would be given preference. S/he should be willing to travel extensively to the project implemented sites and able to accommodate and adjust to difficult working conditions and tough field situations.

  • Responsible for overall management of the WASH project activities including planning, implementation, monitoring and coordinating with relevant stakeholders
  • Ensure that WASH project activities, outcomes and deliverables are met on time
  • Assist Project Manager in preparing periodic report for donor and other stakeholders
  • Support Project Manager to manage administration, operational, procurement and other support functions
  • Co-ordinate in mitigating the identified opportunities and challenges in consultation of site WASH coordinator and site  team
  • Explain all the details of project related drawings, design, survey and other technicalities to donor organization and other relevant stakeholders
  • Facilitate communication and coordinate with relevant government authorities/ organizations and relevant stakeholders
  • Participate in workshops and meetings and represent ISAP at relevant conferences and programs
  • Support the Project Manager and M&E team in the evaluation and documentation of reports, case stories, success stories, photos and videos related to the project
  • Support project manager in identifying possible grants and assist in writing project proposal
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the project manager

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering.
  • Prior working experience of 3-5 years in the development and management of infrastructural-focused projects, especially WASH
  • Candidates with a civil engineering background or prior experience in rural water supply projects would be given preference
  • Knowledge of the development sector in Nepal and its regulation and stakeholders will be an asset
  • High level of computer literacy (primarily in Microsoft Office packages). Knowledge of AutoCAD would be preferred.
  • Good written and spoken Nepali and English language with negotiation skills
  • Willing to travel extensively to the project implemented sites and able to accommodate and adjust to difficult working conditions and tough field situations
  • Self-motivated and a good team player
  • Ability to take responsibility, meet deadlines and make progress with minimum supervision

How to Apply

Candidates are requested to submit their updated CVs and an Application Letter mentioning their expected salary at info@isap.org.np by 25th August 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further processing. Please refer to www.isap.org.np for more information about the organization.

**Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.**