Daayitwa is Searching for Governance and Civic Engagement Coordinator

Daayitwa is Searching for Governance and Civic Engagement Coordinator

Daayitwa is an organization that envision an enterprising Nepal where every individual has an opportunity for a prosperous future.

Position Title: Project Coordinator

The Project Coordinator will coordinate the Fellowship program under the Governance and Civic-Engagement cluster, and receive general supervision from the Program Director at Daayitwa.

Qualifications: Masters’  in International Affairs, Development Studies, Social Work, Business, Economics Humanities and Communication, or other related fields. Bachelor’s degree in the aforementioned fields with substantial work experience is also desirable.

Experience: At least 2-3 years of experience working in a project or program setting. Proven track record in coordinating projects, advocacy, events, campaigns and multi-stakeholder consultations and engagement at the local or the federal level.


  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a diverse, team-oriented environment.
  • Strong motivation, self-starter, and organizational/time management skills.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple tasks at a time within deadlines.
  • Willingness to learn and work hard. Growth mindset is key.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in English and Nepali.

Compensation: Daayitwa will provide compensation on a monthly rate basis. The rate will be mutually agreed upon, commensurate with the level of deliverables, qualifications and experience of the candidate.

Job Description:

The responsibilities include the following:

  • Formulate strategy and plan for the Daayitwa Nepal Public Service Fellowship, and manage existing and new relationships with public and private partners.
  • Engage policy and practice stakeholders, such as bureaucracy, politics, private sector, and civil society, for favourable policy reforms or against harmful societal norms.
  • Plan and organize activities and finances associated with the Fellowship program at local, provincial and federal levels to bring together youth and public leaders for learning and collaboration.
  • Facilitate research and grow an action-oriented momentum about youth employment issues in Nepal.
  • Manage and supervise field coordinators at the local and provincial level.
  • Liaise with the senior management team for the timely implementation of the project and increase efficiency and deliver results.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Interested candidates must submit a CV and a cover letter by 15 December,2020. Apply here.

For more detail about the organization, do visit Daayitwa