Policy and Communication – Field Lead [1] based in Dhangadhi, West Field Office

World Vision International Nepal

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Policy and Communication – Field Lead [1] based in Dhangadhi, West Field Office

World Vision is a child focused relief, development and advocacy organization that has contributed to transformation in the lives of millions of children around the world in vulnerable situations.We are driven by Christian values to serve children and families regardless of their religion, age, gender, ethnicity, class and caste.

Here’s where you come in:

As Field Policy and Communications Lead you will be enable to smooth program operations by establishing and maintaining strong working relations with Government of Nepal and other stakeholders including civil society organizations, professional organizations, media and communities at provincial as well as local levels for smooth implementations of WVI Nepal programs and projects. The incumbent creates conducive environment by influencing policies and programmes of government as guided by WVIN’s country strategy.This position plays a vital role in raising profile through communication materials, advocacy initiatives, community empowerment in the given sectors and projects interventions managing potential risks. All the government compliances and partner NGO governance with compliance aspects are managed in support with other functions.Evidences of programme interventions are gathered and are profiled for broader dissemination and influence opportunities. These are in alignment to the programme designs, organization and donor priorities and requirements. The role demands to ensure on organization’s better visibility for wider collaboration. Along with this, the implemented projects/programmes have good sustainable milestones achievements with local and provincial governments and communities. 

Requirements Include:

  • At least 5 years in humanitarian and development work in Nepal 
  • Demonstrated experience at liaison of government and non-government stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience in campaigning, advocacy, lobbying, government engagement, media engagement, capacity building, coordination and networking
  • Master’s degree in Social Science-Research and Policy Analysis, Public Administration or any other related field
  • Knowledge of development and humanitarian policy programme
  • Strong leadership, analytical, organizational, coordination, planning, facilitation skills
  • Strong negotiation, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Strategic thinking and analytical skills
  • Understand financial management and resource allocation
  • Advanced Excel and quantitative skills
  • Demonstrated collaboration & team building skills
  • Effective Relationship management skills ; ability to influence without having authority
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills
  • Understand WV’s vision, mission, core values and strategic mandates
  • Knowledge in performance management
  • Ability to structure and manage one’s own work

Is this job for you?

World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organization working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Candidates fulfilling the criteria mentioned please apply by sending your CV & Application Letter By “October 27, 2021” before 17:00hours to the email address

NPL-Vacancy@wvi.org mentioning the name of the position as subject of the email. Please refer to this link https://careers.wvi.org for Job Descriptions and details of the position.

Job description link: https//:Policy and Communication – Field Lead/

For more information on World Vision International Nepal please visit our website: https://www.wvi.org/nepal

World Vision International Nepal is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourage candidates of diverse background, women and differently abled, to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be called for the subsequent selection procedure.

WVIN reserves all rights to qualify/disqualify applications in any case.

People & Culture Department

World Vision International Nepal

Job Overview

Category Development and Project
Openings 1
Position Type Full Time
Experience 5+ years
Education Post Graduate / Masters in related field.
Posted Date 11 Oct, 2021
Apply Before 27 Oct, 2021
City Dhangadi Base