Program Manager, Senior Manager – Human Resources and Administration, Project Engineer

Habitat for Humanity International Nepal


Habitat for Humanity International Nepal’s vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat Nepal operates as part of an international network with a common objective of reducing poverty and eliminating substandard housing and homelessness from the world. Habitat Nepal invites applications from highly qualified candidates for three (3) positions based in Habitat Nepal’s Central Office in Kathmandu and Habitat’s East Field Office in Biratnagar.
1. Senior Manager – Human Resources and Administration (Kathmandu based) is responsible for effective planning, implementation and execution of Human Resources and Administration strategy and business plan. The role will lead to the creation of an organizational culture that facilitates the growth, retention, and empowerment of skilled staff. The position consults with and advises management on a wide variety of Human Resources issues and supports the senior management team with information and analysis for planning and decision making that will foster a positive and highly productive workplace anchored in Habitat’s core values, thereby helping to ensure that Habitat fulfills its mission in Nepal. This role also serves as the organization’s Safeguarding Focal Point.

2. Program Manager, East Field Office (Biratnagar based) is responsible for the overall management of Habitat Nepal’s Field Office in Biratnagar. His/her responsibilities include oversight of the administration and financial management of the office and its projects, brokering and nurturing partnerships with local NGOs and the government, human resources/ staff management and development, and the supervision and monitoring of project implementation. This role involves significant collaboration and networking with government and concerned stakeholders at local and provincial levels. S/he is responsible for ensuring reports are prepared and submitted on- time to concerned departments, stakeholders, and authorities and contributes to program design, strategic planning, grant tracking, problem solving, and budgeting.

3. Project Engineer, East Field Officer (Biratnagar based) will serve as a subject matter expert in construction research, implementation, and training. S/he ensures that Habitat Nepal’s field-based construction activities are delivered according to Habitat Housing Quality Standards and the Nepal Government codes and regulations.

Please refer to for the detailed position description. For all the positions above, women candidates are highly encouraged to apply. Interested candidates are requested to visit the merojob site to apply through the online form made available-

The application submission deadline is November 6, 2021
Human Resources Department, Habitat for Humanity International Nepal

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In accordance with its foundational mission principles, Habitat for Humanity International is committed to the highest ethical standards and opposes all forms of discrimination, exploitation, and abuse. We intend to create and maintain a work and living environment that is safe, productive, and respectful for our colleagues and for all we serve.

Habitat for Humanity International Nepal is an equal opportunity organization. Women, persons with disabilities, marginalized and disadvantage communities, and local candidates are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps in recruitment. However, Habitat for Humanity International Nepal reserves the right to accept or reject any applications without assigning any reasons whatsoever.

Source: Annapurna Post, 23 October, 2021