Caritas Nepal

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Officer

Caritas Nepal

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Officer

Caritas Nepal is a non-profit organization solely devoted to the service of the poor, most disadvantaged, and marginalized people irrespective of caste, creed, ethnicity, and nationality.

The organization was founded in 1990 by the Catholic Church to respond to the devastating floods and other natural disasters that occurred.

Caritas Nepal applies animation approach and sector-specific participatory approaches to empower the poor, marginalized, and disadvantaged class of people to reduce poverty, hunger, secure humanitarian assistance in the situation of man-made and natural emergency and therefore to realize social justice and peace.

With the vision of creating peaceful, equitable and just society, where there is solidarity among people and respect for human dignity, Caritas Nepal works on the sectors of social justice and community development, disaster risk management, sustainable livelihoods, migrants, refugee and anti-trafficking, emergency and recovery supports as well as advocacy on social concerns.

Caritas Nepal is a non-profit organization solely devoted to the service of the poor, most disadvantaged, and marginalized people irrespective of caste, creed, ethnicity, and nationality.

The organization was founded in 1990 by the Catholic Church to respond to the devastating floods and other natural disasters that occurred.

Caritas Nepal applies animation approach and sector-specific participatory approaches to empower the poor, marginalized, and disadvantaged …

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Officer

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Caritas Nepal, a leading national NGO, invites applications from qualified Nepali citizens for Caritas Nepal Regional Office, Banke, Kohalpur. The contract will be for 31st October 2023.

Job Code: DRRO
Designation: DRR Officer 
Location: Banke District: Rapti Sonari Rural Municipality and Duduwa Rural Municipality
Period: February to October 2023
Reports to: Banke Program Coordinator

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science/Engineering, Forestry, Disaster Management, Development Studies, or relevant discipline with at least three years of relevant work experience with a development organization.
  • Good understanding of DRR governance, DRR policies, VCA tools,  Disaster Management Plan, and Local Disaster and Climate Resilience planning Guideline
  • Ability to work in a diverse environment and analyze a situation, synthesize information, and use the outputs to improve implementation and good coordination
  • Excellent interpersonal, networking, and negotiation skills
  • Well-versed in English and Nepali languages and have good knowledge of computer skills with general software such as Microsoft Office 
  • Experience and knowledge of Coordination, planning, monitoring, evaluation, and transferring into action.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and reporting skills.
  • Two wheeler driving license will add an advantage.
  • Local residents will be given more preference.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply. 
  • Ability and willingness to frequent field visit in the project area.
  • Experience in representation and interaction with donors, government officials.
  • Must be a professional who seeks to identify and communicate potential problems and alternative options

Job Description

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Please note: Positions are either field based or involves extensive travel to villages / rural areas where living conditions are minimal. Only those willing to travel and committed to serve the communities in rural settings need apply. Caritas is an equal opportunity employer and encourage women / members of marginalized communities / disadvantaged groups to apply. 

Caritas Nepal promotes its principles, strategies, policies, and procedures on Safeguarding (including Child Safeguarding and Protection from Sexual, Exploitation and Abuse), and Safety & Security and all applicants must adhere to Caritas Nepal’s key policies and procedures.

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