Vacancy Announcement for Various Positions

HELVETAS Nepal

Helvetas is an organization specialized in development cooperation and humanitarian response, anchored in Switzerland. Our vision is a just world in which all men and women determine the course of their lives in dignity and security, using environmental resources in a sustainable manner. Helvetas has been working in Nepal for more than 63 years. Currently, it runs more than ten…

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 7 openings
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    Salary Competitive / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : As Per Job Detail
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    Job Category Admin & Management ,NGO | INGO | Charity ,Monitoring Evaluation Accountability & Learning
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : Aug 09, 2021

Job Description

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT 

Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Programme of Helvetas Nepal is supporting initiatives by local communities, organizations and Government of Nepal for water resources management, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) of Karnali State in Dailekh, Surkhet, Kalikot, Jajarkot districts and SudurPashchim State in Achham district.

Helvetas Nepal invites applications from interested and committed Nepali citizen for the following positions:

1- Position: Municipal WASH Officer- Three

Duty station: In one of the working municipality of Dailekh orJajarkot or Kalikot

Job Purpose

Take lead role for the implementation of program activities at municipality level for effective delivery and achievement of its outputs.

  • Ensure smooth implementation of programme activities at municipality level.
  • Provide technical backstopping support to partner NGO staff and motivate and guide them in getting the IWRM norms and standards.
  • Monitor the different construction activities and ensure quality & timely completion of planned activities.

Required Education, Experience and Social competence

Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering with minimum three years of working experience in Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector. Experience in conducting feasibility and detail survey, preparing design/estimate of WASH schemes and implementation of community infrastructures/ WASH schemes. Commitment towards gender equality, social inclusion, and poverty reduction.

2-Position: MIS Officer-One  

Duty station: Helvetas Nepal Province Office, Surkhet

Job Purpose   

Operates and maintains the MIS system of the IWRM Programme and works in close collaboration with the programme management team.

  • Develops, operates, and maintains the Programme database.
  • Works as information hub and provides data and information needed for the Programme planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and reporting purposes.
  • Develops Information Technology (IT) based monitoring tools and support while conducting monitoring and follow up survey.

Required Education, Experience and Social competence

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or Computer science or in related field with minimum of three years of working experience in relevant fields such as designing and deploying online database systems, information management, business analytics. Commitment towards gender equality, social inclusion, and poverty reduction.

3-Position: Safeguard Officer -One  (Only for women)

Duty station: Helvetas Nepal Province Office, Surkhet

Job Purpose     

Coordinate for social safeguard issues, gender equality and social inclusion (GESI), poverty orientation and human right based aspects during planning and implementation of project activities.

  • Ensure compliance with Helvetas Nepal policies and guidelines on GESI and poverty orientation.
  • Provide technical backstopping and capacity building support to municipality and the partner NGOs on social safeguard issue during planning, implementation, and monitoring of programme activities.
  • Support and monitor that programme activities are implemented as per IWRM programme stepwise approach with proper social mobilization to ensure participation and inclusion.

Required Education, Experience and Social competence

Bachelor’s degree in Sociology or Anthropology or in any related fields with three years of working experience in the field of social mobilization, training, and capacity building or GESI.Commitment towards gender equality, social inclusion and poverty reduction.

4-Position: Jr. WASH Officer -One  

Duty station: Helvetas Nepal Province Office, Surkhet

Job Purpose    

The main purpose of Jr. Field Officer-WASH is to

  • Conduct detail survey, design & cost estimation of WASH infrastructure.
  • Support monitoring of construction work at field level, final commissioning of completed schemes.

Required Education, Experience and Social competence

Diploma in civil engineering with minimum three years of working experience in Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector.Experience in conducting feasibility and detail survey, preparing design/estimate of WASH schemes. Commitment towards gender equality, social inclusion and poverty reduction.

5-Position: Receptionist -One  (Only for women)

Duty station: Helvetas Nepal Province Office, Surkhet

Job Purpose    

The position is responsible for:

  • Efficient front desk management, proper documentation, and support for the smooth day to day operation of the office administration.
  • Assist in acquisition of office utilities and logistic arrangement for the programme team.

Required Education, Experience and Social competence

Intermediate in any discipline with minimum 2 years of working experience in relevant field. Commitment towards gender equality, social inclusion and poverty reduction.

Duration of all positions: Till 31 August 2022(Possibility of extension, depending upon available fund & needs)

Preference will be given to the candidates from the local area.

Remuneration and Benefits: As per the rules and regulations of Helvetas Nepal.

How to Apply

Application Procedures: Interested candidates who meet the above requirements are requested to visit our website at   http://apply.helvetas.org.np and submit their application through the online portal.  The detail job description is available in the website.

Telephone enquiries will not be entertained. Any recommendation or influence from other than nominated referees or previous employers may risk the candidate to disqualify the candidacy. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for further screening process. Helvetas Nepal reserves the right to reject any or all applications.

Helvetas Nepal promotes workforce diversity and applies positive discrimination to women candidates and candidates from Dalit, Janajati, Madhesi/Terai, and other minority communities. 

Deadline for submission of applications is 25 August 2021.