DAI, a global consulting firm headquartered in Washington, DC, USA, seeks to fill multiple positions to support an upcoming USAID Trade and Competitiveness activity in Nepal. The anticipated project is expected to increase Nepali private sector participation in targeted global value chains. This activity will promote investment and increase the use of available technologies and innovation to spur productivity within micro,…
SCOPE OF WORK
Nepal Karnali Water Security Activity (KAWAS)
|Position||Watershed Biodiversity and Conservation Specialist|
|Maximum Level of Effort||LTTA|
|Base of Operations||Surkhet, Nepal|
|POSITION REPORTS TO||WASH Governance Manager|
The USAID/Nepal Karnali Water Security Activity (KAWAS) will create healthy, resilient, and water secure communities at the watershed level through strengthened water and sanitation governance that improves water resource management (including water for more resilient and biodiverse ecosystems), enhances sustainable access to drinking water, improves agriculture water management, and reduces the fecal pathogen burden in the environment from poorly managed non-sewered sanitation through fecal sludge management. The program team will methodically integrate WRM, watershed biodiversity conservation, and water and sanitation service delivery by mapping and strengthening the roles, connections, and capacities of key actors and stakeholders system-wide.
The Watershed Biodiversity and Conservation Specialist will be responsible to lead KAWAS’ activities to strengthen conservation of water-related watershed biodiversity (Objective 4). The Watershed Biodiversity and Conservation Specialist will develop/contribute to data-informed reports for designated watersheds, design and implement interventions, and provide technical guidance for staff and stakeholders. The Watershed Biodiversity and Conservation Specialist will be based in Surkhet with frequent travel throughout KAWAS’s target geographies.
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Application link: https://fs23.formsite.com/OLJTgx/6xxucllyae/index.html?1626454381977
Select the position in which you are interested in applying for, fill out the required information and upload CV. Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as interviews will be conducted soon. Please note, due to the volume of applications that we receive and the urgency to fill-up positions only shortlisted applicants will receive notifications on next steps.
Interested candidates should submit their application no later than August 25, 2021
Women and persons with disabilities, marginalized and disadvantaged communities are encouraged to apply.