Project Director

FHI 360 Nepal

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology– creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50…

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 Competitive /
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    Job Category NGO's | INGO's | GOV's
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    Job Level : Senior Level

Job Description

Position Description: 

  • The Project Director, with support and guidance from Country Representative, will provide strategic, managerial, technical leadership and management oversight to the project.
  • S/he will oversee all aspects of project implementation, including program quality, personnel and financial management.
  • S/he will ensure high quality of implementation of the project, coordinate regularly with the government, the donors and other key stakeholders, which include other family planning partners including private sectors.
  • S/he will be responsible for timely and adequate implementation of project activities, deliverables, execution, monitoring and reporting of the project.
  • The Project Director will manage a team of program and technical staff and work closely with the private and public sectors for implementation of the project.
  • S/he will also promote innovative approaches including digital solutions to provide quality and client-centered services.
  • This position will report to the Country Representative.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • At least a master’s degree or its international equivalent, with minimum of 10 years of experience managing and leading health projects especially private sector engagement in family planning (FP)/ reproductive health (RH) and/or maternal/child health (MCH).
  • Expertise in private sector engagement/public private partnership, RH/FP; MCH; Health Finance; Systems Strengthening
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a managerial position such as Project Director/Chief of Party or equivalent in Asia region/developing country with experience in programmatic and financial management of large donor-funded program, experience in USAID projects will be beneficial.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in both Nepali and English.

How to Apply

To apply for this job online, please click on the link https://www.fhi360.org/careers

Final deadline for application is 5:00 p.m. March 20, 2021.

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for written test and oral interview. Any effort to influence the selection process will result in disqualification.