Livelihoods Officer FULLTIME

WWF Nepal

Closing date : 2019-03-14

Job Description :

    Livelihoods Officer

    WWF Nepal, the global conservation organization leading international efforts for a living planet, seeks applications from qualified Nepali candidates for the following full-time position.

    If you think you are an achiever and willing to work within a diverse team in a multicultural environment with commitment and passion for what you believe in you are highly encouraged to apply.

    Position:Livelihoods Officer

    Major Responsibilities: In line with WWF Nepal’s Strategic Plan 2017- 2021, Livelihoods Strategy, and WWF Nepal’s working Landscape strategies, the Livelihoods Officer will be responsible for effective mainstreaming of sustainable livelihoods approach/agenda into conservation and development of relevant program and processes. Under the direct supervision of the Director of Programs, the individual will be responsible for planning, monitoring, developing and, evaluating the sustainable livelihoods agenda to document the lessons learnt and provide fund raising support.

    Qualifications: A Master’s Degree preferably in Sociology/Anthropology, Sustainable Rural Development. Economics or relevant Social Science field with at least 3 years of field experience in implementing and managing sustainable livelihood work in Nepal is required. S/he must be experienced in capacity building, strategic planning, communicating best practices and lessons learned and possess good monitoring and evaluation skills. Prior experience of working with field- based, ethnic and cultural groups of mountains and the Terai region of the country is desirable.

    Interested applicants are requested to download the application form from the website mentioned below and send the same with an application letter to the email address also listed below by 17:00 hours on 14th March 2019. Please mention the position you are applying for as the subject. Emails without an application letter and completed application form will not be entertained. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed. Detailed TOR for the above-mentioned position can be downloaded from our website.

    Source: Kantipur

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