Vacancy Announcement

       Position: Program Officer

       Duration:                 One year with possible extension

       Salary:                      NRs. 40,000 per month

        Duty Station:         COCAP National Secretariat, Kathmandu


Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and implement the programs and plans in the given themes
  • Coordinate with the Regional Focal Persons in planning, implementing and monitoring of the provincial activities of the project
  • Document the programmatic activities
  • Collect reports and case studies from the provinces and member organizations
  • Communicate and coordinate with provincial secretariats and member organizations as per need
  • Support to manage seminars, workshops and trainings as per work plan
  • Support to provincial secretariats and member organizations for advocacy and campaigns
  • Develop strategy and effective mechanism to mobilize volunteers and interns and research potential volunteers
  • Visit provincial secretariats as and when required


Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in social science or any other related field
  • Three years of relevant working experience, preferably within an I/NGO environment
  • Sound understanding on project development, planning, implementation and M&E
  • Knowledge of conflict transformation & peace building, Social Security/Protection, human rights
  • Good coordination, communication, team building and advocacy skill
  • Strong command of spoken and written English and Nepali
  • Strong computer skills

Interested candidates are requested to send their applications along with i) a cover letter and ii) an updated curriculum vitae with names and contact details of two referees no later than  November 15, 2018 by email to: Please, clearly indicate title of the position you are applying for in the subject line.


Women, Dalits, Janajatis, Madhesis, people with disabilities, COCAP volunteers and other minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

Vacancy Announcement Program Officer COCAP