Project Officer


Swisscontact is a business-oriented independent foundation for international development cooperation. Represented in 38 countries with over 1,000 employees, it promotes - since 1959 - economic, social and environmental development.

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 Development & Project
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Jun 22, 2022

Job Description

Swisscontact is a leading organisation for the implementation of international development projects. We promote inclusive economic, social, and ecological development to make an effective contribution towards sustainable and widespread prosperity in developing and emerging economies.

In Nepal, Swisscontact is registered as an INGO that started its operations in 1991. Currently, Swisscontact Nepal (SCN) has five ongoing development programmes across different provinces of the country.

Swisscontact invites applications from committed and experienced Nepali citizens for the following position.

Position: Project Officer (01 -Kathmandu with 50% time for field office in Province 1)

Purpose: The Project Officer is expected to deeply engage in the planning, designing, and monitoring of interventions which aim at supporting the entrepreneurial ecosystem and coordinating with relevant stakeholders in Province 1.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • A Master’s or bachelor’s degree in Business Studies and or Economics or Development Studies.
  • Minimum of three years of experience in designing, implementing, and managing similar initiatives such as ecosystem development, entrepreneurship development, and private-sector partnerships.
  • Excellent communication skills, with sound writing, presentation, and organizational skills.

How to Apply

To Apply: Please visit our website for the detailed job description, application form, and application process.

Please mention the position applied for in the “subject” line of your email.

Swisscontact is an equal opportunity employer. Women and applicants from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply.