Position Title: Programme Coordinator
Scope of Services: The position will be based in the field and will be responsible for liaising with selected municipalities and UNFPA implementing partners to oversee the implementation of UNFPA supported programme activities in line with the 8th Country Programme 2018-2022. S/he will advocate for and facilitate advancing the national commitments to implement the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), and the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development at local level in close collaboration with relevant partners.
Eligibility: Completion of Advanced Degree in Health (including Medicine) or Social Sciences, preferably in Management, Public/ Business Administration, Public Health, Population or Development Studies; At least five years of progressively working experience at the community, district and national levels in programme planning, management, monitoring and evaluation, in a related field preferably within the UN system; Demonstrated capability and good understanding of UNFPA’s mandate in particular related to population dynamics, sexual and reproductive health and rights, and gender equality; Excellent command of oral and written English and Nepali are essential, knowledge of other local languages will be an advantage; ability to function in multicultural work environment.
Last date to apply: 16 September 2018