Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
World Vision International Nepal, an international Christian relief, development and advocacy organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice, is looking for a leader to fill out the National Director position.
World Vision International officially started to work in Nepal in 2001, following an agreement with the Government of Nepal. Since then, World Vision International Nepal (herein after WVIN) has worked in long-term development, relief, and rehabilitation. Long-term programming is focused on child well-being and community-based interventions, which are designed and implemented in close collaboration with communities, local government, and other local stakeholders. With the close collaboration of communities, government, and NGOs and media partners, WVIN implements projects to provide support to the most vulnerable children and families. At present, WVIN is focused on Education, Health, Livelihood, and Child Protection. The organisation is also advocating child well-being and other important issues both locally and nationally.
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The National Director (ND) strategically lead, develop and direct the implementation of all aspects of World Vision’s ministry in Nepal, ensure the overall management of WVIN operation, need to be an effective leader locally and effective member of the partnership, acting as a local and global representative of the organization. The ND led the team to achieve the country strategies for effective operations, and lead and implements directional shifts of the organization. Ensure the country’s operations maintain the Partnership’s focus on Child Well Being Outcomes and Aspirations, as they apply in that specific context, maximizing the impact in the field.
The ND collaborates effectively with other Partnership Offices and divisions to achieve local and organizational goals, and externally foster collaboration with major donors, project partners, local Government, Church representatives and non-governmental organizations, serving according to given Power of Attorney, in doing so, the ND will maximise stewardship, effectiveness of cost and appropriate operating models.
The ND will model high standard of personal Christian leadership, ministry and integrity through lifestyle and work relationships to be fine exemplar of the organization Christian faith based. Vision, Mission and WV Core Values.
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