Project Manager

  • Full Time
  • Kathmandu
  • Applications have closed

Website Practical Action

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Practical Action is a change making organization that works in unconventional ways.
We put ingenious ideas to work so people in poverty can change their world.
We do things differently, so answers that start small can grow big- bringing people together in bold collaboration, using innovation and knowledge to build futures free from poverty and help shape a world that works better for everyone.

Practical Action seeks to recruit Project Manager to work in Practical Action based in Kathmandu, Nepal.

About the role

We are looking for a competent Project Manager to provide overall technical guidance for development and market introduction of digital solutions to boost electric cooking (e-cooking) market in Nepal. S/he will be responsible for overall in-charge of the project ‘’Digital innovations for e-cooking market development ‘’ and other relevant energy projects. S/he will ensure coherence and effectiveness in influencing so as to contribute to the organization’s Strategic Business Plan and the Change Ambitions.

About you

You have willingness and enthusiasm to work in challenging and difficult situations and with vulnerable communities. You have experience in private sector engagement and market development. You have experience in project planning, management, including management of finance and human resources. Your experience in capacity building, behavior change communications (BCC) and digital applications will be an added advantage.

Why join us?

The opportunity to work for an organization that is making a positive difference to the lives of people worldwide, a friendly and supportive culture, working with values driven and highly engaged colleagues, work life balance and flexible working -these are just some of the reasons we think Practical Action is a great place to work.

Additional information

We treat all applications for employment fairly regardless of gender, race, religion, ethnicity, nationality, caste, tribe, belief, age, marital status, pregnancy, caring responsibilities, sexual orientation, or disability. Practical Action is committed to safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults and as such candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks including criminal checks and terrorist financing.
To ensure that Practical Action meets its obligations of safer recruitment, appointment to posts within Practical Action will be subject to a satisfactory criminal check. Criminal checks will be conducted for all roles.


Interested candidates can download the detailed job description and standard application form from www.practicalaction.org/jobs. Submit a cover letter along with the duly filled standard application form to hr@practicalaction.org.np by Tuesday, 2 November 2021

Practical Action

House No. 1114, Panipokhari, Lazmipat Kathmandu, Nepal

Source: Himalayan Times, 20 October, 2021