May 23 2018

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT- Assistant Project Officer (CLOSED)

Position Title: Assistant Project Officer

Duty Station: Madane, Gulmi

Reporting: Senior Project Officer

Duration: 4 years on annual contract basis

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

The key role of the incumbent will be to assist in implementing the programme “Integrating Livelihoods and Conservation – People Partner with Nature for Sustainable Living” Phase – II, in the selected VDCs around the Madane Protected forest area. Specific responsibilities are outlined below:

 

  1. Support senior project officer in annual and quarterly planning and reporting of the Programme.
  2. Coordinate with local communities and BCN’s Local Conservation Group over programme implementation.
  3. Support in conducting baseline studies of the programme.
  4. Assist in organising trainings for IGAs and other livelihood improvement initiatives to the local communities.
  5. Assist in enhancing the knowledge of forest user groups in participatory forest management plans.
  6. Facilitate in capacity building of local communities on community based monitoring of biodiversity and ecosystem services.
  7. Conduct activities to explicitly empower and involve women, based on the gender analyses.
  8. Conduct activity to address the needs and rights of indigenous and other marginalised groups, as well as youth.
  9. Support in conducting context specific assessment and start-up of financial support for prioritised nature based inclusive livelihoods initiatives.
  10. Support in capacity building of local communities in market research, business development, value chains and branding.
  11. Conduct capacity assessment, technical training and constituency development of LCGs and forest user groups.
  12. Facilitate in organisational strengthening and training of forest user groups.
  13. Facilitate in capacity development of forest user groups for advocacy (skills and means).
  14. Support in the establishment and strengthening of LCGs.
  15. Facilitate engagement and lessons sharing within local communities.
  16. Develop communication materials and tools and outreach programme for wider public awareness.
  17. Undertake any other responsibilities relevant for implementing the programme as directed by the supervisor.

 

 

 

 

Required skills and experience

 

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Forestry, Zoology, Botany, Environmental Science and Natural Resource Management.

 

Experience

 

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant working experience in project implementation
  • Experience of working in multicultural setting and with forest user groups
  • Experience networking and relationship building
  • Proven skill in community mobilisation and trainings
  • Experience in usage of computer software packages (word, excel, spss, etc)

 

Interested candidates are requested to submit their application along with an up-to-date CV that responds to the position, description and the competencies, by 1st June 2018 via email at hrd@birdlifenepal.org.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for participation in the selection process.

 

BCN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Any form of canvassing, soliciting or influencing will be treated as a disqualification for the position.

 

List Of Donors

  • Vimal Thapa, - Rs. 1000
  • Rajendra Gurung, - Rs. 1000
  • BCN Pokhara Branch, - Rs. 632
  • Bhuwan Mani Sharma, - Rs. 100
  • Keshav Ghimire, - Rs. 100
  • World Migratory Bird Day 2013, - Rs. 3300
  • Rainer Stoll, - Rs. 25323
  • Sonam Tashi Lama, - Rs. 100
  • Abinash Nepali, - Rs. 1500
  • Carolline Forell, - Rs. 150
  • Charles Patton and Leslie Harris, - Rs. 150
  • Toby Wheeler, - Rs. 330
  • Rajendra Gurung (Patron, BCN), - Rs. 2500
  • Reliance Public School(Student from grade 3 to 5), - Rs. 365
  • Samir Maharjan, - Rs. 500
  • International Vulture Awareness Day 2011, - Rs. 2300
  • Deepak Adhikari, - Rs. 500
  • Anand Chaudhary, - Rs. 1275
  • Dr. Hum Bahadur Gurung , - Rs. 250
  • Butch Lama, - Rs. 700
  • Sarah Piper, - Rs. 2000
  • Charles W. Norris Brown, - Rs. 300
  • Puja Gurung, - Rs. 466
  • Surya Prakash Tiwari, - Rs. 200
  • Ramesh K Pariyar, - Rs. 500
  • Shree Namuna Mahendra Sec. School, - Rs. 902
  • Bright Star Worker's Higher Secondary School, - Rs. 510
  • Shree Bolambu Secondary School, - Rs. 1055
  • Apollo Int'l School, - Rs. 500
  • Shree Chandi Bhairav Secondary School, - Rs. 843
  • Amar Jyoti Sec. School, - Rs. 730
  • Shree Chandrika Devi Secondary School, - Rs. 501
  • David Fiddell, - Rs. 500
  • Local people from Sikles Village, - Rs. 4223
  • PABSON Programme, - Rs. 3000
  • Children's Paradise Boarding School, - Rs. 2000
  • Leknath Festival, - Rs. 2500
  • Amar Singh High School, - Rs. 1660
  • United Academy, - Rs. 1035
  • Suryodaya Boarding School, - Rs. 1000
  • Narayanjan Secondary School, - Rs. 891
  • Shree Baghbhairav Secondary School, - Rs. 1035
  • Green Village Education Foundation, - Rs. 500
  • Program at Dhanding, - Rs. 1500
  • Evergreen Higher Secondary School, - Rs. 1500
  • Shree Bajrayogini Secondary School, - Rs. 2800
  • Serene Hill Secondary English School, - Rs. 953
  • Nuwakot Festival, - Rs. 2000
  • BCN Day Celebration, - Rs. 645
  • Exhibition (Climate Change) at Basantapur, - Rs. 547
  • Fanny Lal, Singapore - Rs. 54963
  • Sarita Jnawali, Nepal - Rs. 850
  • Baishnavi, Nepal - Rs. 4000
  • Alliance Francaise, - Rs. 2800
  • Bird Watching Pokhara, - Rs. 1110
  • Parwat Raj Thani, Nepal - Rs. 800
  • Yangki Sherpa, - Rs. 5000
  • Tek Bdr Rai, - Rs. 100
  • Inst for village (WWU), - Rs. 1000
  • Jennifer & Wicky , - Rs. 21000
  • Yubraj Basnet, - Rs. 600