Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP)- Nepal USAID Better Health Activity (HSSA)

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  • Post Date : February 5, 2024
  • Apply Before : February 22, 2024
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  • Job ID 95392
  • Qualifications Master’s Degree

Job Description

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is a global humanitarian and development organization that operates in more than 130 countries. ADRA Nepal works with people in poverty and distress to create just and positive change through empowering partnerships and responsible action. We collaborate closely with local communities, government agencies, and other stakeholders to ensure the effectiveness and sustainability of our projects. We prioritize community participation, capacity building, and a holistic approach to development, aiming to uplift vulnerable populations and promote long-term positive change in Nepal.

ADRA Nepal invites applications from the qualified candidates for an upcoming USAID- funded Better Health Activity (HSSA) Project in Nepal for the following four positions:

Position: Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP)- Nepal USAID Better Health Activity (HSSA)

Station: Kathmandu, Nepal

Job Summary:

ADRA is searching for a Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) for an upcoming USAID-funded Health Better Health Activity in Nepal. This activity will support the three tiers of governments to improve the health system, especially around improved governance, improved demand-side barriers and accountability of communities in the health system, and improved quality of health care services at the facility and community level. The activity will focus on improving quality of care for maternal, newborns and family planning services, prioritizing marginalized communities. The support will complement the USAID Health Direct Financing Project, improve readiness of health facilities and prepare the health system for the possible future health emergencies with increased coordination across three tiers of government.

The DCOP will provide overall technical leadership and operational oversight for the project, ensuring the successful implementation of high-impact interventions and alignment with project goals and reporting requirements. In the Chief of Party (COP), the DCOP will assume their responsibilities. This position will be responsible for liaising with and maintaining strong relationships with various actors, such as civil society organizations, consortium partners, and the Government of Nepal. This position is also responsible for engaging with local entities to further USAID’s localization agenda throughout the project period at all levels. The position will be based in Kathmandu and report to the Chief of Party.  If you are a highly motivated professional with a passion for creating positive change in healthcare, and possess the necessary leadership and technical skills, we encourage you to apply for the position of Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) at ADRA. Nepali nationals are strongly encouraged to apply. This position is contingent upon donor approval and funding.

Please click on this link for the details of the Job Description and to apply for this position:

“ADRA is a Child Safe Organization with zero tolerance on Child abuse and screens applicants for suitability to work with children.”

The above positions will be fulfilled subject to successful winning of the proposal. Suitable candidates are encouraged to submit their application through the specific job links above.

Only short-listed candidates will be called for further screening process.

ADRA Nepal reserves the right to accept or reject applications during screening process.

Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

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