Officer, Business Enabling Environment (BEE) and Federal State Building (FSB)

Swisscontact | Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation

Detailed Job description / requirements:

Vacancy Announcement

Nepal Agricultural Market Development Programme (NAMDP), also known as Sahaj, operates under bi-lateral agreements between the Government of Nepal and the Government of Switzerland. Funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Sahaj is implemented by a consortium led by Swisscontact.

Swisscontact is a leading partner organisation for the implementation of international development projects. Represented in 38 countries with over 1,000 employees, Swisscontact promotes – since 1959 – inclusive economic, social, and ecological development to make an effective contribution towards sustainable and widespread prosperity in developing and emerging economies. 

Building on the achievements and learnings in phase 1(October 2016 – August 2020), Swisscontact with its consortium partner will implement phase 2 of Sahaj in Province 1 of Nepal. The second phase is expected to start in October 2020, subject to ratification of the bilateral agreement for phase 2 between the governments of Nepal and Switzerland.

For the second Phase of Sahaj – Nepal Agricultural Market Development Programme, Swisscontact invites applications from qualified candidates (Nepali citizens) for the following position.

PositionPlace of Work
Officer, Business Enabling Environment (BEE) and Federal State Building (FSB)
Biratnagar, Province 1

Application procedures: Job descriptions and requirements for the position, along with a brief introduction to Sahaj phase 2, are available on our website –

Interested candidates who meet the requirements for the relevant position are requested to send their current CVs (maximum four A4 pages) and a motivation letter to latest by 11:59 PM Nepal time on 20 September 2020. Along with the CV and the motivation letter, please send the duly filled in “Job application form”, which is available on our website (same address as above).

In the "subject" line of your email, please mention the position applied for.

Swisscontact Nepal will not entertain any phone enquiries or other such solicitations for this position. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the selection process. Swisscontact Nepal reserves the right to reject any or all applications.

Swisscontact Nepal promotes workforce diversity and applies positive discrimination to candidates from discriminated groups (women, Dalit, Janajati, Madhesi/Terai and other minority communities).

Job Overview

Category Development and Project
Openings 2
Position Type Full Time
Experience Please check vacancy details.
Education Please check vacancy details
Posted Date 31 Aug, 2020
Apply Before 20 Sep, 2020
City Biratnagar