Nepal: CHIEF OF PARTY, PROGRAM FOR AQUATIC NATURAL RESOURCES IMPROVEMENT- Kathmandu, Nepal
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Organization: Tetra Tech
Closing date: 30 Oct 2015
CHIEF OF PARTY, PROGRAM FOR AQUATIC NATURAL RESOURCES IMPROVEMENT-Kathmandu, Nepal
Tetra Tech ARD, headquartered in Burlington, Vermont is currently accepting expressions of interest from qualified candidates for a Chief of Party position on the USAID Nepal program: Program for Aquatic Natural Resources Improvement (PANI). PANI is a five-year activity that focuses on: 1) reducing threats to freshwater biodiversity in the Karnali, Mahakali, and Rapti river basins and 2) increasing the ability of targeted human and ecological communities to adapt to the adverse impacts of climate change through improved water management. The focus will be at the watershed, basin, and national scales.
*Lead all technical, financial and administrative aspects of the program; provide overall strategic and technical guidance;
*Coordinate closely with USAID in developing, implementing, and revising the project’s overall strategy;
*Serve as principal link between USAID/Nepal and Tetra Tech, as well as the Government of Nepal, other partners, stakeholders, and key regional organization
*Provide comprehensive expert technical oversight and guidance in all aspects of the program, including monitoring and evaluation, and reporting to USAID.
*Technical area of proficiency: Biodiversity Conservation or Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation.
*10 years of relevant technical experience in: freshwater biodiversity conservation, hydrology, water resource management and/or climate change adaptation, preferably in similar development contexts as Nepal
*Experience in program design, policy dialogue, strategic planning and implementation, both at a national policy and grassroots levels is required. Ten years management experience on large donor-funded projects, preferably as Chief of Party on USAID-funded contracts.
*Professional experience in South Asia required; Nepal experience highly preferred;
*Master’s degree in relevant technical field; Ph.D. preferred
*Fluency in English required; proficiency in Nepali is preferred.
To be considered applicants must submit the following as part of the on-line process:
*CV in reverse chronological format
*A list of at least 3 professional references including name, contact information, and statement of relationship to the reference
*Recommended: Writing Sample – must be sole authorship, maximum 10 pages
Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. Please ensure that all necessary documents are uploaded, as incomplete applications and/or corrupt files may delay processing of your application or remove you from consideration. No phone calls will be accepted.
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How to apply:
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Tetra Tech is committed to diversity and gender equality in all of its operations- in the U.S and overseas. We strive to reflect these goals in our global mission and in our workplace. We encourage applications from women and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups. Tetra Tech is proud to be an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer.
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