Project Officer

Good Neighbors International, Nepal

Good Neighbors is an international humanitarian and development NGO in general consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council. Good Neighbors International (GNI) is an international developmental and humanitarian organization that responds to the call of the most neglected and vulnerable beyond the barriers of race, nationality, religion, ideology and geographical distance. We work in 35 countries around the world through around 200 community development projects with a focus on empowering people through social development activities and place particular emphasis on economic development in order to break the vicious cycle of poverty that people in developing countries suffer from. Established in 1991 and headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, GNI has fundraising offices in the USA, Canada, South Korea, Japan, and an International Cooperation Office in Geneva, Switzerland.

Detailed Job description / requirements:

Good Neighbors International (GNI) is an international non-governmental organization working in Nepal since 2002 with the objective of improving the lives of people, especially children through education, income generating, health services, WASH, advocacy, network building, and disaster risk reduction activities. GNI Nepal invites application for the following position:

Project Officer for Dairy Value Chain Development Project, Panchthar (one)

 Job Description:

  • Develop business service packages for livelihood improvement and dairy enterprise development
  • Design and implement institutional development activities for cooperatives and groups
  • Organize technical skills training/vocational skills training programs for selected entrepreneurs and assist them to have access to financial services, appropriate technology and marketing linkages
  • Assist cooperatives to establish milk collection and processing centers and support them for establishing market linkages of products
  • Plan, implement, monitor and evaluate the activities of Dairy Value Chain Development Project in the targeted communities.

 Job Specification 

  • At least Bachelors' Degree in Agriculture, Livestock, Dairy Science or any other relevant subjects
  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in relevant field (preferably, dairy value-chain)
  • Proven experience in training facilitation
  • Ability to produce quality reports both in English and Nepali
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, email and internet is a must
  • Willingness to travel and work with remote communities

Eligible and interested candidates are requested to send the most recent CV along with the duly filled EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION FORM (which can be downloaded at http://gninepal.org/work-with-us/career/) to vacancy@gninepal.org. Detail TOR can be downloaded at http://gninepal.org/work-with-us/career/

  • Locals, especially women and members of ethnic or marginalized communities are encouraged to apply for this position
  • Applications received after the deadline will not be considered and only shortlisted candidates will be notified for the interview 
  • Canvassing at any stage of the recruitment process shall lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate

Job Overview

Category Development and Project
Openings 1
Position Level Full Time
Experience 3+ years
Education Please check vacancy details
Posted Date 19 Aug, 2019
Apply Before 29 Aug, 2019
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