Date of publication: 04 July 2019

Deadline: 15 July 2019.

 ADRA works in more than 135 countries around the world and has been working in Nepal since 1987 with its Health interventions, Economic Development and Livelihood, Education, and Disaster Risk Management activities. ADRA Nepal is seeking an experienced professional to work as a Team Leader for Disaster Risk Management (DRM), this position will focus on strengthening local government to implement more disaster resilient buildings, planning, infrastructure and services; and supporting national level government to develop, prepare Risk Sensitive Land Use Planning, implement and monitor policy on disaster resilience.

Qualification and Competencies:

  • Master’s degree in a relevant field especially in DRM, international development, urban planning & resilience, engineering, climate smart disaster resilience etc.
  • Expertise in leadership and program management with experience and progressive responsibility managing donor initiatives, working experience with USAID would be an additional asset.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience managing complex development programmes of a similar size and complexity.
  • At least 10 years professional experience in programme management within a development organization national/international NGO along with experiences on DRM, humanitarian assistance, climate change resilience and in advocacy at national and regional level.

Suitable candidates are encouraged to submit written application (application should include: a cover letter describing why the applicant would be suitable for the position described above, and a full resume /curriculum vitae). The detail Job Description (JD) and a complete Job Application Form are available below



Applications should be forwarded either by the post to ADRA Nepal P.O. Box 4481, Kathmandu or by email to by 15 July 2019.

ADRA Nepal is an equal opportunity employer. Only short-listed candidates will be called for further screening process.Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.