Chief of Party (COP)

CARE International

Kathmandu, Nepal
Experience: More than or equals to 10 years
Source: Kantipur Newspaper

Chief of Party (COP)

Basic Job Information

Job Category: NGO / INGO / Social work
Job Level: Senior Level
No. of Vacancy/s: [ 1 ]
Employment Type: Full Time
Apply Before(Deadline): Nov. 8, 2019, 5 p.m. (1 week, 2 days ago)

Chief of Party (COP)

Overview : CARE hereby invites application for the position of Chief of Party (COP) for an anticipated USAID-funded Multi-Year Emergency Food Security program. The position will be based in Kathmandu.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The Chief of Party (COP) is accountable for the overall vision and leadership of the project
  • S/he oversees completion of all technical requirements, including project results and deliverables
  • S/he manages project’s operational, financial, and administrative priorities; directs planning and budgeting processes, and creates management systems in line with CARE’s standard operating procedures, ensuring consistency with project needs
  • The COP translates project goals and objectives into implementable strategies and plans
  • S/he serves as the primary liaison among key project stakeholders, and represents project at high-level meetings, conferences, and other forums

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

  • Advanced degree in a relevant discipline (development studies, international relations, agriculture, nutrition, public health, business administration or related field) from an accredited academic institution with minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible experience in international development as Chief of Party, Deputy Chief of Party, or senior management experience on large food security or emergency related projects
  • Experience managing USAID cooperative agreements and/or contracts and implementing donor priorities including localization preferred

Detailed job description can be obtained from our website at

Applying Procedure

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit our website and complete the application process before 17:00 hrs, 08 November, 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

“CARE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates of diverse background, women and differently abled, to apply”

CARE places human dignity at the centre of its relief and development work. At the heart of CARE’s efforts to impact poverty and social justice is its engagement with marginalized communities, and vulnerable adults and children. Vulnerable adults and children are particularly at risk of sexual exploitation and abuse. CARE commits to the protection from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse (PSHEA) of vulnerable adults, involving CARE Employees and Related Personnel. CARE has a zero tolerance toward sexual exploitation and abuse and child abuse. CARE takes seriously all concerns and complaints about sexual exploitation and abuse and child abuse involving CARE Employees and Related Personnel. CARE initiates rigorous investigation of complaints that indicate a possible violation of this policy and takes appropriate disciplinary action, as warranted.

CARE International 

Job Action

TO APPLY: For this job, please follow the applying procedure.

Register Now

Similar Jobs

Most Viewed Jobs

Search, Apply & Get Job: FREE