The Freedom Fund Vacancy for Program Advisor — Since 2014, The Freedom Fund has been working with local partners to reduce the prevalence of a traditional form of agricultural bonded labour (known as Harawa-Charawa) in the Terai districts of Siraha, Saptari, and Dhanusa.
The Freedom Fund is seeking a Program Advisor to manage our programs in the eastern Terai region of Nepal. The Program Advisor will work closely with another Freedom Fund Program Advisor who is based in Kathmandu. The successful candidate will have a range of responsibilities including managing grants to four local partners working in the districts of Siraha, Saptari, and Dhanusa, conducting site visits, monitoring results, coordinating joint advocacy initiatives, and convening meetings and events for partners, government officials, and other stakeholders.
Job Description: Program Advisor
LOCATION: EASTERN TERAI, NEPAL
REPORTING TO: PROGRAM MANAGER
About the position
The Freedom Fund (www.freedomfund.org) is a leader in the global movement to end modern slavery.
This is a full-time assignment with funding secured until December 2023. The successful candidate will be given a one-year contract which will be reviewed annually with the potential for renewal.
- Strong preference will be given to candidates who reside in Province 2, or Biratnagar, Nepal.
- USD 1,400 – USD 1,800 per month, depending on experience and location.
- 33 days of annual leave, inclusive of national holidays.
- USD 500 per annum for health insurance.
For further details about this position, including job description and person specification please visit the careers page on our website or go directly to: https://freedomfund.org/wp-content/uploads/Program-Advisor-Nepal-May-2021-Final.pdf
Applications should be submitted in English and include a CV, cover letter(maximum one page), and contact details of two professional referees, one of which must be the applicant’s current / most recent line manager or current / most recent Head of HR.
Please send applications by email in PDF format to [email protected], including ‘Program Advisor – Nepal’ in the subject line before 1:45 pm Nepal Standard time on Wednesday 9th June 2021