Project Officer SAFER Nepal
Practical Action in a consortium with Mercy Corps and Oxfam is planning to implement a project titled “Strengthening Actions for Fostering Resilience through Early Warning and Risk Sensitive Planning in Nepal (SAFER Nepal)”. The project has aimed to enhance the capacity of community and relevant institutions to strengthen and replicate Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Early Warning System (EWS). This position will be based in the Regional Office, Chitwan.
Reporting to the Project Manager, SAFER Nepal, the PO will be responsible to support in planning, implementing and monitoring of project activities, documentation and preparation of reports, conduct meetings/workshops and trainings, build capacity of partners and stakeholders replication and mainstreaming good practices and liaise and coordinate with stakeholders.
|Date of expiry||16th Feb|
|Full/Part time||Full Time|
- Bachelor’s degree in disaster management or social science or applied sciences with minimum of three years of work experiences in DRR
- Experience in coordination with government, partners and media
- Excellent networking, communication and PR skills
- Strong presentation and reporting skills
Please refer to Download tab (next to this) for the detailed Job Description and the application form. Nepali citizens fulfilling the requirements should submit the duly filled application form including recent passport size photograph, list of three professional references and a cover letter by 15 February 2013 to HR@practicalaction.org.np or by post to the following address:
The Country Director
Practical Action Nepal Office
House No. 2677, Narayan Gopal Sadak, Maharajgunj, PO Box 15135, Kathmandu, Nepal
Female candidates and candidates from disadvantaged groups fulfilling the above requirements are highly encouraged to apply