Job Vacancy For Program Officer,Job Vacancy In Child Development Society, 500 views2 applications


Organization: Child Development Society


A leading NGO working for the promotion of rights of Nepalese children through health, education, protection and livelihood since 1991 AD.

Position: Program Officer

Number of Vacancies: 1

Job Location : CDS Office, Kathmandu with 75% field visit.

Job Specification

Education Level : Bachelor

Experience Required : More than or equals to 2 years

Professional Skill Required : Verbal Communication Writing Presentation Creative Thinking

Job Description

Position Description:

Program Officer, will manage prograamme in the respective areas ensuring compliance with UNICEF’s sectoral and quality standards, Government’s policies and CDS norms. The Officer will be responsible for managing the progrmme, advocacy, networking, coordination and communication in field level as well as supporting on planning and monitoring the programme activities to the Programme Coordinator. H/She have responsible to provide appropriate technical and functional support, and managing relationships with sectoral key stakeholders including Local Governments.

Reports To: Direct report to Program Coordinator

Major Responsibilities:

• Provide support for the management of the programme and implementation of programme ensuring projects are delivered on scope, on time and on budget as per the agreements
• Implementation of designated programme activities as assigned in respective cluster
• Identify, assess, and communicate risks associated with the implementation of programme and development of mitigation measures
• With guidance from Senior Management Team- ensure appropriate analysis and programme results, including sharing of results and continuous improvements of programme design and implementation
• Lead the district level coordination and initiate different initiatives to align the programme impacts with the government strategy and plan
• In coordination with Program Coordinator, Programme relationships and engagement with government line agencies, other INGOs/NGOs, research institutions and private sector at local and district levels in alignment with project strategy/plan
• Coordinate organizational processes including but not limited to annual planning and budgeting process and audit
• Ensure Planning Monitoring and reporting of the programme is on time and with quality
• Coordinate organizational processes including but not limited to annual planning and budgeting process and audit
• Prepare periodic reporting, documentation of the success stories, innovations, best practices and learning
• Monitoring and follow up of the community actions along with adequate documentation and communication with relevant section and stakeholders
• Act as local resource person of the respective clusters and represent CDS in the district and municipal level
• Able to travel frequently in the different project areas (75% more)
Academic Qualification and Experience:
• Bachelor in Rural Development, Development Studies, Social Work or relevant discipline
• 2 years of experience in development projects (Child protection related programme system strengthening and life skills projects)
Offered Salary: As per company policy

Last date to apply: 5 June 2019


Interested candidates can apply with an updated resume and cover letter at [email protected]

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