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Programme Assistant, General Service (GS-6), Kathmandu

UNICEF, the world's leading children's rights organization, has openings for passionate and committed professionals who want to make a lasting difference for children in Nepal. We are seeking people with a commitment for women and children, high drive for results, demonstrable embracing of diversity, integrity, demonstrable teamwork, good self-awareness and self-regulation.  

Vacancy Notice No. NEPA/2012-39:

Post Title: Programme Assistant 
Post Level: General Service (GS-6)
Post Duration: Fixed Term         
Post Location: Kathmandu

Purpose of the post:

Under the supervision of the Chief, Education (P-4), the incumbent performs a variety of information gathering, monitoring, technical and administrative services of moderate scope and difficulty, in support of programme activities.

 Your profile for the post:

·    Completion of secondary education (Social Science/Management), preferably supplemented by technical or university courses in a field related to the work of the organization will be an advantage.

·    Six years of progressively responsible administrative work, of which at least one year closely related to support of programme activities. Knowledge of planning and monitoring.

·    Competencies: Analyzing, Planning & Organizing, Following instructions and Procedures, Applying  technical expertise

·    The candidate must be computer literate with professional ability to work with database and must have excellent written and spoken English/Nepali skills

·    Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships, both within and outside the organization.

·    Knowledge of rights-based and results-based approach to programming an asset.

If you have experience of working in a similar capacity, meet the above profile and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children, send your application along with the updated Personal History Form (P-11) and copies of your last two Performance Evaluation Reports, quoting vacancy notice number to the following address or Email id. Please note only the candidates on a fixed term and permanent appointment are eligible to apply for the post.

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 Applications should be received by 2 December 2012. Only candidates who are under serious consideration will be contacted.

HR Specialist

(Vacancy Notice No. : NEPA/2012 -39 )
UNICEF-Nepal Country Office, UN House
P.O. Box 1187
Kathmandu, Nepal

Email address:

UNICEF is committed to gender equality in its mandate and its staff. Well qualified candidates; Dalits, Janajatis, Madhesis, people with disabilities and particularly women, are especially encouraged to apply.




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