Vacancy



WWF Nepal, the global conservation organization leading international efforts for a living planet, seeks applications from qualified Nepali candidates for the following full-time position. If you think you are an achiever and willing to work within a diverse team in a multicultural environment with commitment and passion for what you believe in, you are highly encouraged to apply.

LIVELIHOODS SPECIALIST

Major Responsibilities: Under the supervision of Conservation Program Director, the Livelihoods Specialist will be responsible for effective mainstreaming of sustainable livelihoods approach/agenda into the thematic components of conservation and development program and processes of WWF Nepal. This position will be responsible for development and implementation of livelihoods and economic recovery initiatives. This position will be responsible for strategic planning, partnership building, resource mobilization, monitoring, and evaluation of sustainable livelihoods agenda to document lesson learnt and support for fundraising.
 
Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Sociology, Sustainable Rural Development, Forestry, or relevant Environmental Conservation fields with at least five years of field experience in implementing and managing sustainable livelihoods work is required. The Livelihood Specialist must have strong diplomacy, conflict resolution and listening skills, and capacity for impartiality.
 

GESI SPECIALIST

Major Responsibilities: Under the supervision of the Head of Program Development & Monitoring, the Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) Specialist will lead the planning and implementation of the GESI strategy in WWF Nepal. The GESI Specialist will be responsible in assessing and identifying key GESI issues, preparing annual GESI plan in all thematic areas, providing strategic support in GESI and mainstreaming GESI issues in program development. S/he will ensure and support the organization to deliver on a viable plan to achieve the objectives of GESI integration, from mainstreaming to transformative approach in its programs and projects in alignment to the strategy.
 
Qualifications: A Masters’ degree in Gender and Development Studies, or relevant Environment Conservation field with at least five years of working experience in conducting GESI analysis and development of strategies for gender mainstreaming and transformative initiatives. The GESI Specialist must have strong analytical and organizational skills as well as attention to detail with thorough knowledge of gender and social inclusiveness.
 
Interested applicants are requested to download the application form and submit it with an application letter to the email address listed below by 17:00 hours on 11th October 2021. Please mention the position you are applying for as the subject. Emails without an application letter and completed application form will not be entertained. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed. Detailed TOR for the above-mentioned position can be downloaded from our website.

Email: hr@wwfnepal.org
 
WWF is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please join us in our mission to save life on Earth.

FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATIONS MANAGER

Major Responsibilities: Under the direct supervision of the Project Head, the Finance & Administration Manager provides administrative and financial support to the Project in Nepal and regional offices in other countries. The incumbent is responsible for all budgeting and financial management, accounting, revenue contracts management, long-range planning, and general administration for the assigned project. S/he is responsible for meeting performance measures as outlined in the project operations standards and oversight of project budget and financial management to ensure compliance with WWF policies and sound management of WWF revenues used toward accomplishing WWF’s mission.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field with thorough knowledge of computerized accounting systems. Minimum five years of work experience is required. Experience in managing staff is essential. At least 3 years’ experience of managing a USG or major donor funded project is preferable. Working experience of SAGE will be an advantage.


REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALISTS 

Major Responsibities:The Regional Communications Specialist develops and executes strategies that support the project in Nepal and regional offices in other countries. S/he serves as the primary liaison between project teams and all project stakeholders in Nepal and regional offices including HQ. The work of this position drives the overall success of the project’s communications regarding the programmatic work.

Qualifications: A Master's Degree in Mass Communications, Development Communications or a related field required. The candidate should have strong IT skills including Microsoft Office programs and design software such as Photoshop is required. At least 5 years of work experience of which a significant part is in conceptualizing, developing, implementing, and managing communications strategies. Experience in multi-country regional communications work or relevant international work experience will be an advantage.


REGIONAL M&E SPECIALIST

Major Responsibilities: The Regional Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist develops and executes strategies that support the project in Nepal and regional offices in other countries. The incumbent will be responsible for overall monitoring and evaluation of the project. S/he will be responsible for designing and implementing a comprehensive monitoring and evaluation system that operates at multiple levels, from local to national, and will establish baseline data; leads collation of data that measure progress, track effectiveness, and provide continuous assessment of progress toward project targets and benchmarks; ensures quality control and rigorous monitoring and evaluation; and provides inputs and data for donor reporting.

Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Social Sciences, Environment Conservation, or a related field. Minimum 5 years’ experience in conservation or infrastructure development with at least three years of progressively responsible experience in the monitoring & evaluation of international development projects. Knowledge and use of statistical analysis tools and software is essential. Experience of multi-country regional work or relevant international work experience is preferable.

Interested applicants are requested to download the application form from the website mentioned below and send the same with an application letter to the email address also listed below by 17:00 hours on 20th October 2021. Please mention the position you are applying for as the subject. Emails without an application letter and completed application form will not be entertained. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed. Download the detailed TOR of the above-mentioned positions.
 
Website: https://www.wwfnepal.org/opportunities/vacancy/
Email: hr@wwfnepal.org
 
WWF is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please join us in our mission to save life on Earth.