Project Manager

Environment and Public Health Organization

Environment and Public Health Organization Established in 1990, ENPHO is a service-oriented, scientific, national non-governmental organization that envisages contributing to sustainable community development by combining research and action through integrated programs in the fields of environment and public health. ENPHO runs a government accredited laboratory and promotes eco-friendly technologies with the aim of establishing eco-societies. ENPHO develops and promotes integrated…

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 Qualification : Master
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    Posted Date : Apr 15, 2022

Job Description

Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO), established in 1990, is a service-oriented, scientific, national non-governmental organization constantly striving toward environmental sustainability and public that has worked in more than 55 districts of Nepal. ENPHO has been working in Nepal for more than 30 years. ENPHO’s mission is to develop, demonstrate and disseminate innovative technologies and systems to enable societies to become healthy and environment friendly. ENPHO envisages creating eco-societies by providing quality services on Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH), environment, and public health through research, innovations, promotion of the WASH technologies and approaches, and air pollution through the promotion of integrated community-based approaches, eco-friendly techniques, and technologies.

Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO) invites applications from suitable and qualified Nepali citizens for, the project USAID Kathmandu Clean Air Program (Swachchha Hawa)

Project Manager

Number: 1

Duty Station: Kathmandu Central Office

Duties and Responsibilities

The key duty and responsibilities of the position will be as listed below.

  • Developing the strategic and operational plan of activities and proactively supervising its progress, resolving issues and initiating appropriate corrective actions.
  • ensuring effective quality assurance and the overall integrity of the project – focusing inwardly on the internal consistency of the project, and outwardly on its coherence with other projects, technical and standards
  • Providing proper guidance and support on the updated and proven approaches/techniques/technologies to the project staffs for attainment of worthy output.
  • managing the project budget on behalf of ENPHO, tracking expenditure and costs against delivered and realised benefits as the project progresses
  • ensuring the delivery of project activities to the appropriate level of quality, on time and within budget, in accordance with the project plan and project governance arrangements
  • Establishing good communications and coordination with all stakeholders including government, donors, partners and civil societies to maintain cordial relationship with all concerned.
  • Representing organization in relevant forum to share about project, its progress and achievement with evident in coordination with immediate supervisor.
  • Managing both the dependencies and the interfaces between projects within organization.
  • managing risks to the project’s successful outcome
  • Conducting overall monitoring and supervision of project activities and project staffs and providing necessary input to motivate project staffs, to improve work.
  • Preparing and reporting to donors, partners and authorities on project and its objectives, activities, progresses, achievements in coordination with program director.
  • Carrying out quarterly review of project and plan for the upcoming quarter.
  • Preparing and reporting the progress of the project at regular intervals to the immediate supervisor
  • initiating extra activities and other management interventions wherever gaps in the project are identified or issues arise
  • Commitment to respect and uphold ENPHO’s Vision, values and principles.
  • Performing any other duties, as necessary and instructed by the line manage

Duration:

The duration of the position will for one year with possible extension up to 3 years

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Environmental Science, Management, Public Health, Engineering, Social Science or any other relevant field with minimum 3 years of work experience.
  • Working experience in project planning, designing, implementation, monitoring and supervision.
  • Excellent technical skills, knowledge and experiences on strategic planning, program design using various logical modules including log-frames, result framework etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a wide variety of stakeholders and multi-cultural environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze information, evaluate options and to think and plan strategically.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and representation skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken Nepali and English languages.
  • Having a driving license for a motorbike or scooter will be an advantage.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Expertise:

  • Knowledge of national and international on thematic areas, i.e. Environmental condition and conservation, urbanization and its impact, climate change, air quality.
  • Experience in capacity building and mobilization of CSOs and networks would be an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of MS office Package
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, effectively, and with cultural sensitivity in writing and verbally with government, donors, partners, civil society and diverse group of people.

How to Apply

Interested candidates can apply their application with an updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) copy of  Citizenship Card and recent passport-sized photo send the application at vacancy@enpho.org.

For more detail about our organization please visit our official website:  www.enpho.org

Only short-listed candidates will be informed for further process. 

The deadline for submission of the application is April 22, 2022, by 5:00 pm.