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Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) Vacancy Announcement

Vacancy 30 Nov 2022 476 0

Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) Vacancy

The Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) is a trans-national disaster aid alliance that works to facilitate cooperation and understanding between governments, private companies, and NGOs in the Asia Pacific region.

Countries of the Asia-Pacific region experience many severe natural disasters. In order to prevent, address and minimize damage from such disasters, the establishment of a comprehensive system of cooperation and support drawing on the private sector, non-governmental organizations, local communities, central governments, and local authorities is urgently required.

VACANT POSITION:

1. COUNTRY COORDINATOR (1 vacancy)

Duty Station: Kathmandu with frequent field visits to working districts.

Minimum Requirement:

Master's degree in public administration, social science, management, or other related fields. At least 6-7 years' experience in project management in the field of disaster risk reduction, humanitarian assistance, development, or other relevant experience. Fluency in written and spoken both English and Nepali.

Preferred Requirement:

  • Sound knowledge and understanding of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR], Disaster Risk Management [DRMJ], and Emergency Operation Centres.
  • Prior experience working with DRR/DRM.
  • A background of working with/within the private sector. Experience in working or liaising with IINGO, UN Agencies, and government organizations.
  • Strong supervisory and management skills including direct supervision of admin and program staff.
  • Strong intellectual and leadership skills in disaster and volunteer management background.
  • Excellent team building and interpersonal skills.
  • High standard of time management skills.
  • Being able to prioritize his/her work and ensure that he/she can meet the deadline.
  • Able to produce high-quality work under pressure and deadlines.
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments.

2. SENIOR ADMIN FINANCE OFFICER (1 vacancy)

Duty Station: Kathmandu with frequent field visits to working districts.

Minimum Requirement: Bachelor's degree in Management, CA/ACCA, or equivalent. More than 3-4 years' experience in Finance/ Accounts/ Administration. Fluency in written and spoken both English and Nepali.

Preferred Requirement:

  • High standard of budget management skills.
  • Being able to estimate the appropriateness of construction costs and control the budget.
  • High standard of time management skills.
  • Being able to prioritize his/her work and ensure that he/she can meet the deadline.
  • Knowledge of taxation in Nepal. Familiar with the I RD's taxpayer portal.
  • Ability to interpret and implement the organization's policies and procedures.
  • Ability to adapt to and learn new software. Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently.

3. PROGRAM MANAGER (2 vacancies)

Duty Station:

(1) Madhesh Province [Jaleshwar, Mahottari] with frequent field visits to working districts. [Preference will be given to the local applicant for Madhesh Pradesh).

(2) Kathmandu with frequent field visits to working districts.

Minimum Requirement:

  • Master's degree in public administration, social science, management, or other related fields.
  • At least 4-5 years experience in project management in the field of disaster risk reduction, humanitarian assistance, development, or other relevant experience.
  • Fluency in written and spoken both English and Nepali.

Preferred Requirement:

  • Sound knowledge and understanding of Disaster Risk Reduction [DRR], Disaster Risk Management [DRM], and Emergency Operation Centres.
  • Prior experience working with DRR/DRM.
  • Experience working with the private sector, NGOs, and government organizations. Strong project management skills.
  • Excellent team building and interpersonal skills.
  • High standard of time management skills.
  • Being able to prioritize his/her work and ensure that he/she can meet the deadline.
  • Able to produce high-quality work under pressure and deadlines.
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments.

Application Procedure

Interested candidates are requested to visit www.p2p.com.np and apply via the job portal no later than Wednesday, 14th December 2022. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds, especially women and individuals from minority ethnic groups to apply. A detailed Job Description for the position is available on the above link.

For queries, please contact People2People Pvt. Ltd on 01-5539788/ 01-5539746

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