VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT – Practical Action

Consultants- 4 nos
Practical Action is a charity organisation which aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in the developing world. With head office in the UK, it works in more than 45 countries through its offices in Bangladesh, Bolivia, India, Kenya, Malawi, Nepal, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Sudan and Zimbabwe. Practical Action seeks to hire four Consultants to work under Programme Delivery Unit to support “Strengthening end to end flood Early Warning System (EWS) and preparedness for effective disaster reduction and resilience in Nepal project”.

Reporting to the Project Manager, the primary responsibility of the Consultant is to coordinate with local governments to organize various capacity building trainings, workshop to strengthen capacities of local for institutionalization of DRR into their development planning and implementation. The position will be based in Dhanusa, Jhapa, Sindhuli and Siraha with different deliverables and duration. Please refer to the attached Terms of Reference for further details. The candidate should have a graduate degree in DRR, environmental science or social science with at two years of relevant experience.

Interested candidates should contact Serviceprocurement.PPU@practicalaction.org.np for detail TOR and submit a cover letter and the curriculum vitae by 17 February 2019 mentioning the position and base station applied for in the subject line.

Practical Action Nepal Office
Panipokhari, Kathmandu
Nepal

Female candidates and candidates from marginalised groups are encouraged to apply.
Practical Action is committed to safeguarding and expects all staff and all those acting on behalf of Practical Action to demonstrate and share this commitment.