Project Manager, SRHR and Livelihood
Handicap International Federation

Handicap International Federation (HI) is an independent and impartial aid organization, created in 1982, working across 63 countries. HI works alongside the vulnerable populations, whatever the context, taking action to respond to their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights. Present in Nepal since 2000, HI works through a network of local partner organizations in the area of health and physical rehabilitation, inclusive education and resilience including emergency response to improve the living conditions and involvement of the most vulnerable populations in Nepal. 

HI Nepal invites applications from qualified and competent candidates for the following positions:

Project Manager, SRHR and Livelihood

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No. Of Positions: 1

Terms & Conditions: Fixed term contract till 30 November 2021 based in Country Office, Kathmandu

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Develop project implementation strategies, operation plans and ensure quality assurance to meet the projects’ objectives within the project time frame
  • Coordinate for developing model or prototype for disability-inclusive SRH services in the project selected municipalities
  • Ensure improved visibility and deeper understanding of young people with disabilities and barriers they have in accessing SRH and livelihood services
  • Ensure Young people with disabilities have increased access to and utilisation of quality and inclusive SRH services
  • Coordinate for capacity building of the consortium partners and the local implementing partners
  • Develop linkage between SRH and livelihoods services for young people with disabilities, and analyze inter-relationship between the two sectors to determine better model than can be promoted in the scale-up phase
  • Promote disability-inclusive system/governance at the project working municipalities by enhancing the capacity of local authorities
  • Provide strategic leadership to ensure strong coordination with consortium partners for smooth planning and implementation of project activities
  • Be responsible for decisions related to managing costs and expenditure for project activities 
  • Liaise with project-related line government departments/ ministries to explore various possibilities for developing/bringing in policy-level changes for making the successful implementation of the project 

Qualification and Skills: 

  • Master’s in public health / development studies with 5-7 years of project management experience preferably research background in sexual reproductive health rights and human rights issues
  • Understanding of international human rights instruments and principles
  • Experience on working in consortium project
  • Proven experience of working with government in local level 
  • Sound understanding of disability inclusive development issues and their linkages to broader sectors
  • Experience of designing and conduct training to public health officials
  • Sound knowledge of Nepal’s health governance system and materials produced  about SRHR by other agencies
  • Strong coordination and team management skill

Applying Procedure

Send a motivation letter mentioning position applied for and expected salary and an updated CV including 2 referees with contact number and e-mail address to [email protected]g no later than, October 8, 2019.  HI Nepal reserves the right to cancel, postpone or modify the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.  

Handicap International (HI) is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women, people with disability, and members from disadvantaged communities are strongly encouraged to apply. 

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