UNICEF announces vacancy for Social Protection Coordinator/Mobilizer. Interested candidates can apply for the job. Read the full article below for the job details.



  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the disciplines relevant to the following areas: Social development, Sociology, Economics or any other disciplines. 
  • Additional training in Result Based Planning, Monitoring, or Communication for Development (Programme Communication) as an asset.

Work Experience

  • Minimum two years of progressively responsible professional work experience in the UN or other international development organization, national/Local government, NGOs or private sector. Field work experience specifically social mobilization in local government preferably in Province No. 2.  

Technical/Social Knowledge 

  • Good technical knowledge on the theories, principles and methods in the communication for behavior change, 
  • Social mobilization skills, 
  • General knowledge of methodology of programme/project management, programmatic goals, visions, positions, policies and strategies for education, social protection, 
  • Knowledge on information management and data analysis,
  • General knowledge on social security allowance distribution mechanism and process,
  • General knowledge on Disaster Risk Reduction and climate change adaptation,
  • Good knowledge on governance mechanism in the current federal structure context,
  • Knowledge of human rights and gender/disability issues, specifically relating to children and women, and the current UNICEF/ Govt’s position and approaches,
  • UNICEF financial, supply and administrative rules and regulations.

Language Proficiency / Computer skill

  • Proficient in speaking/writing in English and Nepali. Language skill in Maithili/Bhojpuri is an asset. 
  • Good computer skill in Excel, Words, PowerPoint, and database management.


  • Has two-wheeler driving license and holding own motorbike is an asset,
  • Candidates from the concern palika and district of Province 2 will be preferred.
  • Female, from disadvantaged group, marginalized and indigenous community are highly encouraged to apply.

Click here to apply.

Application Deadline: 7th Mar, 2021

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