Senior Health Programme Officer

  • Full Time
  • Kathmandu
  • Applications have closed

Website International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)


The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is the world’s largest humanitarian organization providing assistance without discrimination as to nationality, race, religious belief, class or political opinion. The office’s role is to support the Nepal Red Cross Society (NRCS) in delivering humanitarian services to the most vulnerable. More information on the organization and its activities, can be obtained from the following website:

Position: Senior Health Programme Officer for Swiss Red Cross/IFRC

Qualification: Bachelor’s degree (Master’s degree preferred) in public health or relevant discipline, such as nursing, global health management, etc.
Experience: 5-7 years of Substantial experience of management of health project portfolio and project monitoring.

Responsibilities: Senior Health Programme Officer is responsible to enhance the efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability dimensions of the ongoing and upcoming health projects in Nepal. The Senior Health Program Officer takes an advisory and facilitation role to strengthen the implementation teams’ management and technical capacities in order to enhance the quality of programmatic interventions that ensure attainment of agreed project results and outcomes. S/he will be responsible for lobbying/liaising with relevant state and non-state actors in order to obtain strategic support necessary for the pursuit of programmatic goals. The Senior Health Program Officer actively supports the Country Coordinator in reinforcing SRC’s profile in the country.

Interested applicants should submit their CV accompanied by a cover letter demonstrating how their experience is relevant to the specific technical requirements and details of the job duties and responsibilities mentioned in the job description no later than 17th July 2022. Detailed job responsibilities for the position can be obtained from the following website:

The Federation is an equal opportunity employer and women are highly encouraged to apply.
The IFRC reserves the right to decide the candidates and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the selection process.

Country Delegation Nepal
Red Cross Marg, Tahachal, Kathmandu
Phone: 5385843, 5386100

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