Program Manager – Social Capital Development
Heifer International Nepal (HPIN)
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Heifer International Nepal (HPIN)

Hattiban, Lalitpur

About Us

Heifer International's mission is to work with communities to end world hunger and poverty and to care for the Earth. Dan West was a farmer from the American Midwest and member of the Church of the Brethren who went to the front lines of the Spanish Civil War as an aid worker. His mission was to provide relief, but he soon discovered the meager single cup of milk rationed to the weary refugees once a day was not enough. And then he had a thought: 

Program Manager – Social Capital Development

Basic Information

  • Job Category NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Job Location Lalitpur
  • Expiry date 2022-10-09
  • Skills Organized and detail oriented, Program Management

Job Description

  • The major function of the Program Manager- Social Capital Development is to design and implement the strategy and programs of Social Capital Development and training for farmers’ community-based organizations (CBOs) and project partners as well as Heifer International Nepal Staff. To ensure program staff, project partners, and community facilitators are effective, efficient, and consistent training in achieving 3 levels of impact.

Job Specification

Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university in Social Science, Education, Agricultural Extension, Environmental Science, Veterinary Science, and Animal Husbandry required, plus at least 7 (Seven) years of related experience in training activities related to community development, agriculture, animal health, adult learning, and facilitation skills Other job-related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements

  • Other job-related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements

Preferred Requirements

  •  Master’s Degree from a recognized university in Social Science, Education, Agricultural Extension, Environmental Science, Veterinary Science, and Animal Husbandry required, plus at least 5 (Five) years of related experience in training activities related to community development, agriculture, animal health, adult learning

Most Critical Proficiencies:

  • Demonstrated experience in values-based community mobilization, social capital development, institutional development, capacity building, training/facilitation, smallholder farmers/rural SMEs /co-ops, and base of the pyramid consumers.
  •  Strong interpersonal and people management skills
  • Ability to work independently – and take initiative while also having strong team-building skills
  • Fluent in Nepali and English (both spoken and written)
  • Good leadership qualities and communication skills with all levels of personnel
  • Excellent organizational skills including strong attention to detail Proficient knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, presentation tools, electronic mail (Micro office preferred), and internet
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work cooperatively, tactfully and diplomatically with a culturally diverse group of people

Application Form (Download from Here)
Job Description (Download from Here)

Apply Instruction

To apply for this job please visit heifernepal.org

A Cover letter mentioning expected salary along with application form, latest curriculum-vitae, a recent passport size photograph, a copy of Nepali citizenship certificate should be submitted at the following address by 9 October 2022. Please Indicate the position that you are applying for.

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for the interview. Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

This job has been expired on 2022-10-09