Senior Associate, Conference and Communications

Hamro Palo

Hamro Palo is a not-for-profit organization working with adolescent girls. Our mission is to empower adolescents girls (and boys) and equip them with skills and knowledge that allow them to create their own safe and healthy futures. We do so by delivering culturally sensitive, girl-centered services that advance girls' safety, confidence, and leadership skills. For more info please go to…

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 : Senior Level
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    Job Experience : 2 + Years
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    Job Category Admin & Management
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Jun 06, 2022

Job Description

Hamro Palo (Our Turn in Nepali) is a non-government organization established in early 2016. Before the registration, Hamro Palo had been running Her Turn workshops in schools in remote and rural villages of Gorkha and Sindhupalchok districts under the fiscal sponsorship of like-minded organizations.

DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION / REQUIREMENTS:

Position: Senior Associate, Conference, and Communications

Station: Kathmandu

Duration: 01 July to 31 August 2022

Reports to: Executive Director (ED)

Introduction

Since its legal status in 2016, Hamro Palo has expanded its work in various districts of Nepal working in close partnership with government schools and communities. Till May 2022, around 8000 adolescent girls and 2000 adolescent boys have graduated from our flagship programs – Her Turn and His Chance Education and Empowerment Program. We have been delivering youth-based programs in the rural communities including mentorship programs and Annual conferences highlighting Girl-led leadership.

Scope of Work

Reporting to ED, Senior Associate, Conference and Communications will lead Hamro Palo’s upcoming conferences celebrating adolescent girls’ leadership and women’s political leadership. She will be leading all the communications leading the conferences. She will work closely with Executive Director, program delivery team, partners, and other relevant stakeholders ensuring all designed activities are implemented within the deadline to achieve the set outcome.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the entire process of two conferences celebrating adolescent girls’ leadership and women in political leadership.
  • Develop and design conference content and activities.
  • Develop work plans to ensure timely implementation of activities.
  • Coordinate and communicate with potential guests, participants, and speakers.
  • Organize meetings with various individuals and organizations.
  • Handle social media in the run-up to the conferences.
  • Plan the logistics of all conference-related operations, such as venue, accommodation, transportation, equipment etc.
  • Train and guide volunteers associated with the conference.
  • Prepare detailed reports about the events.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree completed.
  • Strong proven experience in organizing and managing conferences for Non-for-profit organizations.
  • Strong understanding of girls’ education, women’s rights and political leadership, and recent local government election.
  • Strong organizational and networking skills.
  • Strong language command over both Nepali and English and communication skills.
  • Excellent report writing skills.
  • Able to guide young college-going students as team members.

How to Apply

Please note, due to the nature of the job, this vacant position is open only for a woman candidate.

Send your updated CV including the contact details of two referees and a motivational letter to info@hamropalo.org.np by 5:00 pm, 15 June 2022 We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis. No phone calls will be entertained.