FCA announces vacancy for Program Officer. Interested candidates can apply for the job. Read the full article below for the job details.

Primary purpose of the position:

To ensure regular support to NGO partners in planning, implementation and monitoring of projects and programme in the sector of livelihood where aspects related to access, empowerment, equality, and participation are strongly integrated. The Program Officer will also ensure that the livelihood project integrates social-cohesion as one of the major integrated components. The Program Officer will provide support to partner NGOs to ensure that FCA’s standards of project planning, implementation and monitoring tools and techniques are applied. S/he will be responsible to prepare and ensure the quality of NGO partners’ progress reports and provide summary to Program Manager. S/he will carry out monitoring visits and capacity assessments of partner organizations and prepare plans and initiatives to build the capacity of the NGO partners as per the assessment. The PO will be a part of team for developing funding proposal particularly through linking lessons from ongoing projects.  

Competence, experience, skills, knowledge needed

  • Master’s Degree with at least five years of relevant experience
  • Strong experience of programme and project management 
  • Sound understanding of the Human Rights-Based Approach and other development and humanitarian work
  • Proven experience in Logical Framework based project management
  • Solid background in livelihood and gender programming
  • Knowledge and experience of cooperation with governmental and non-governmental agencies in the field of livelihood especially empowering rural women socio-economically through easy access to finance and entrepreneurship and enterprise development, development cooperation, advocacy and human rights
  • Ability to work under pressure in a structured, organized and responsive manner in an international working environment with multicultural team
  • Good understanding of partnership and collaboration; financial management, local government and donor’s development policies
  • Result oriented, excellent team player and decision making skill
  • Commitment to continuous learning – willingness to keep abreast of new development strategies
  • Flexible and excellent communication skill both in English and Nepali languages, as well as computer skills in MS Office and Outlook
  • Strong writing skills, and good communication and facilitation skills
  • High financial and work integrity adhering to compliances 

Click here to apply

Deadline: 2nd Mar, 2022

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