Urban Livelihood Coordinator

World Vision International

World Vision is a child-focused relief, development, and advocacy organization that has contributed to the transformation in the lives of millions of children around the world in vulnerable situations. We are driven by Christian values to serve children and families regardless of their religion, age, gender, ethnicity, class, and caste. For more details, please visit https://www.wvi.org/nepal

Job Information

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    Duty Station Lalitpur
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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 : Dec 09, 2021

Job Description

World Vision is a child focused relief, development and advocacy organization that has contributed to transformation in the lives of millions of children around the world in vulnerable situations. We are driven by Christian values to serve children and families regardless of their religion, age, gender, ethnicity, class and caste.

Here’s where you come in:

The Urban Livelihood Coordinator will manage Urban Livelihood project portfolio in WVIN’s Urban Programmes (district based) in compliance with WVIN’s sectoral and quality standards, Government’s policies and industry norms. The role will be responsible for monitoring the performance of partner NGO, ensuring the quality standards, equipping partner NGO with appropriate technical and functional support, and managing relationships with sectoral key stakeholders including Local Governments. The position is responsible for developing and delivering a comprehensive in-field annual technical support plan for the sector. The role is responsible for drafting and rolling out all necessary technical tools, quality benchmarks and guidance materials to support quality program implementation at the field. This position shall be responsible to ensure DPA principle is followed as a part of project management. This position shall be responsible to ensure DRR and gender equality and social inclusion as a cross-cutting issue under Urban livelihood program. This position will be responsible for relationship management for strategic opportunities are collaborations for respective sector and work with Urban Programme Manager for relevant stakeholders relationship management.

Required Qualification & Experience

  • 3 years field experience in Livelihood programming or the equivalent in the headquarters of a major NGO (Urban Livelihood programming preferred)
  • At least 3 years of project management experience
  • Experience in developing and delivering programming strategy development, including evidence of achieving programming targets
  • University degree or equivalent in an Urban Livelihood/Agriculture//Food Security or related field
  • Course on Livelihood programming/project models is preferred


  • Knowledge on the latest development thinking on Livelihood programming, including Building Secure Livelihood, Ultra poor graduation, Local value Chain Development, CBDRM, Empowered word view, Savings for Transformation,
  • Teambuilding, collaboration, facilitation and leadership skills
  • Understandingofeducationprogramming, including empowerment approaches involving community-led activities and advocacy
  • Good understanding program cycle including project planning, design, monitoring, evaluation
  • Demonstrated networking, partnership and coordination ability
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and detail orientation.
  • Good English writing skills required to report capturing results, evidence, good practice and learning
  • Preferred understanding of most vulnerable targeting and GESI integration approach in programming that takes an empowerment approach including community-led activities and advocacy.

How to Apply

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Is this job for you?

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organization working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Interested applicants are requested to send their application letter and updated CV quoting the Job Title as the subject to NPL-Vacancy@wvi.org not later than 14 December 2021 before 17:00 hours.

World Vision International Nepal is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourage candidates of diverse background, women and differently abled, to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be called for the subsequent selection procedure.

WVIN reserves all rights to qualify/disqualify applications in any case.

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