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25 Oct 2017

ContractJob Vacancy In Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists, Job Opportunity In NGO, Job Vacancy For Project Officer,

ojaswi budhathoki Kathmandu, Central Development Region, Nepal

Job Description

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Organization: Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists (NEFEJ)

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Nepal Forum of Environmental Journalists (NEFEJ) is a leading non-governmental organization working to advocate and create awareness on issues related to environment and sustainable development through mass media. It currently operates Radio Sagarmatha 102.4 MHz, Aankhijhyal and Nayapusta television programs and publishes Haka-Haki and Face-to-Face magazines. NEFEJ is currently seeking applicants for the PANI Program.

The PANI Program is a USAID funded project whose main objective of this project is to enhance Nepal’s ability to manage water resources for multiple uses and users through climate change adaptation and conservation of freshwater biodiversity, particularly in the targeted watersheds of Mahakali, Karnali and Rapti river basins in the Mid-Western and Far-Western. To meet its communication goals, the program has adopted a strategic communications plan andhas selected NEFEJ to implement activities for ‘Strengthening knowledge of Nepal’s citizens on healthy watersheds and healthy river basins through media channels, technologies and platforms’.
Under the grant, NEEFJ will be producing and broadcasting reality TV programs and radio programs; conducting trainings, meetings and discussions; developing news portal and app and also other related events.

REQUIRED POSITIONS:

Project Technical Staff

Project Officer-1

Responsibilities

• Documentation of project, report writing, data updating etc.
• Will commit entire time in the project. Assist the Team Leader in executing the activities.
• Attend implementation meetings and provide information to the coordinators
• Follow up with M&E Officer and update him/her on data and findings
• Timely visit to the field office to see the project implementation
• Make sure that the activities are planned as per the Work Plan
• Prepare periodic reports with inputs from M&E Officer, Coordinators

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree or preferably Masters in Environmental Science, Ecology, Water Resource Management, Development Studies and related field with no less than 3 years of work experience. Candidates with experience in project management, planning and reporting will be preferred. The position will be based in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj with frequent field visits.

Monitoring and Evaluation Officer-1

Responsibilities

• Monitor and evaluate the project activities, its impacts, overall progress and collect feedback on ongoing activities.
• Provide inputs, information and statistics for quarterly, annual and other M&E reports and monitor the sustainability of the project activities.
• Assist the Team Leader in conducting reviews and surveys and provide feedback to the team based on monitoring data findings
• Collect, validate and analyze and coordinate data sharing with federations and Mid Western University.

Qualification:

  • Bachelors Degree or preferably Masters in Statistics, Environmental Science, Development Studies and related field with no less than 3 years of work experience in M&E, computer application with expertise in MS Office, particularly MS Excel. Knowledge in media and journalism will be preferred. The position will be based in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj with frequent field visits.

Technical Director-1

Responsibilities

• Ensure the quality of the of the radio and TV program.
• Give guidance to technical staff (editor, camera persons, radio technician)
• Check the editing software and update the concerned staff.
• Advise the field-based crew to enhance the technical content and quality of the audios and visuals.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors or preferably Masters Degree in Computer Technology, Software and Information Technology and related field with 3 years of experience, OR no less than 10 years of experience in technological field and digital project management and video and audio editing. The position will be based in Kathmandu and Nepalgung with frequent field visits.

Administrative Staff

Finance Officer-1

Responsibilities

• Keep accurate records for all daily transactions
• Prepare balance sheets
• Process invoices
• Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
• Update internal systems with financial data
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
• Reconcile bank statements
• Participate in financial audits
• Track bank deposits and payments
• Assist with budget preparation
• Review and implement financial policies

Qualification

Masters degree in Finance, Business Administration, Accounting with at least 2 years of experience working in the same. The candidate must be proficient in MS Excel and must have knowledge of accounting software. The position will be based in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj.


Finance Assistant-1

Responsibilities

• Handle all the financial aspect in the site office at Nepalgunj.
• Oversee the day-to-day administration.
• Provide support in book keeping and coordinate with the Central office in Kathmandu.

Qualification

  • Bachelors or above degree in Finance, Business Administration, Accounting with 2 years of experience working in the same. The candidate must be proficient in MS Excel and must have knowledge of accounting software. The position will be based in Nepalgunj.

Office Assistant-1

Responsibilities

• To support the daily activities, supplies, delivery in the site office at Nepalgunj. Candidates with motorbikes will be preferred. The position will be based in Nepalgunj.

Qualification

  • Should have completed Grade 8 and have prior work experience.

Reality TV Program

Anchor-1

Responsibilities

• Hosts the TV program in close coordination and consultation with the team.

Qualification

  • Enthusiastic candidates who have completed their +2 or above and have prior experience working in TV and videos. Good voice command and spoken skills are a must. The position will be based in Nepalgunj with frequent field visits. Women are preferred.

Script Writer-1

Responsibilities

• Consults with the Executive Producer and develops the script for the Reality TV Program

Qualification

Bachelors or above degree in Nepali, journalism or related field with 3 years of experience in creative writing and film production. The position will be based in Nepalgunj with frequent field visits.


Field-Based Producer-2

Responsibilities

• Produces content, investigates and reports stories, research topics and produces report.

Qualification

  • Bachelors degree in communications, television and film or journalism, with no less than 3 years of experience working in the production of TV programs. The candidates will be based in Nepalgunj.

Video Editors-2

Responsibilities

• Edits the video content. Compiles final program. Provides input for music, dialogues, graphics and effects.

Qualification

Bachelors or above degree in cinematography or related field with no less than 3 years of work experience in the same. The candidate should be familiar with special effects, compositing and have solid experience with digital technology and editing software packages. OR no less than 10 years of experience in related field. The position will be based in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj.


Camera Persons-2

Responsibilities

• Filming the program in close coordination and consultation with the other team members of the TV program.

Qualification

  • +2 or Bachelors degree in photography, journalism or related field with no less than 4 years of work experience in the same. Related audio visual technology and technical skills is a must. The position will be based in Nepalgunj with frequent field visits.

Technical Assistant-1

Responsibilities

• Assists the sound, lighting and as required at site.

Qualification

  • At least +2 degree with knowledge of film lighting and operating techniques. The position will be based in Nepalgunj with frequent field visits.

Radio Program

Producer-1

Responsibilities

• Develop and design the concept for the radio program and produce 141 episodes for the same.
• Lead entire radio crew and engage them in relevant activities
• Coordinate with local radio stations so as to popularize the program and bring out the local issues
• Develop content in line with the findings and data from Project Officer and M&E Officer as well as through Paani Chhalfal
• Coordinate with Team Leader, Executive Producer of the Reality TV and other activities’ coordinators Program while developing the program content.
• Assists the Team Leader in organizing and designing trainings for the radio stations

Qualification

  • Bachelors degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, Media Studies or related with no less than 4 years of work experience in the same.

Reporter/Anchor-2

Responsibilities

• Producing content, report story and record audio of stories. Supports logistics (travel, venue, materials) and facilitation of each training program. Responsible for learning outcomes

Qualification

  • Bachelors degree in Mass Journalism and Communication, Media Studies or related with no less than 4 years of work experience in the same. Good voice command and presentation skills are a must. The position will be based in Nepalgunj.

Radio Technician-1

Responsibilities

• Responsible for sound recording and quality. Maintains audio equipment.

Qualification

  • +2 or above education with no less than 5 years of experience in digital technological skills and electronic equipment assembly. The position will be based in Kathmandu with frequent visits to Nepalgunj.

Online News Portal

Editor-1

Responsibilities

• Develop editorial policies
• Responsible for producing quality content and assigning stories to the reporters, contributors and stringers.
• Lead the entire online news portal team, including Reporter for WECS, Web Manager and Graphic Designer
• Coordinate with different local stations and finalize the list of participants.
• Supports logistics (travel, venue, materials) and facilitation of each training program.
• Responsible for collecting outcomes, feedback from the training and provide it to Team Leader.

Qualification

  • Bachelors or above degree in Journalism or other relevant field with no less than 10 years of experience working in environment, sustainable development, water resource management related issues. Prior experience working as an editor in media house is highly preferred.

Copy Editor-2

Responsibilities

• Edit reports and incorporate relevant data, findings, facts and figures so as to produce credible reports.

Qualification

  • Bachelors or above degree in Journalism or other relevant field with no less than 5-7 years of experience working in environment and water management issues. Sound linguistic knowledge with a keen eye for details of grammatical, punctuation and spelling errors.

 


Reporter-3

Responsibilities

• Follows the stories/issue, investigates details, coordinates field reports and writes final story. Two reporters, one for Nepali and one for English language, are required.
• Another reporter for WECS is also required. He/ She will be working under the coordination of Editor and will be producing media content for the WECS website. He/ She will help in communicating and popularizing the WECS plans and policies related to water resources. Moreover, he/she will be developing such contents for the online news portal and also building WECS capacity to maintain their knowledge portal.

Qualification

  • Bachelors or above degree in Journalism, Environmental Science or other related field with experience of at least 5-7 years working as a reporter in environment related reports.

Photo Journalist-1

Responsibilities

• Takes high quality photos of story, writes captions and maintains photo archive in coordination with the reporters.

Qualification

  • +2 or Bachelors Degree in Photojournalism, Journalism and/or related field with classes on Photoshop and other relevant software programs, digital photography. He/ She should have the ability to work across the social media and portal.

Graphic Designer-1

Responsibilities

• Responsible for visual look/quality of portal. Expressing data visualization. Develop info graphics based on data.

Qualification

  • Bachelors degree in graphic design or related field with no less than 4 years of work experience in the same. Candidates must have sound knowledge in computer graphics and design software. He/ She should be able to well work with transforming statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams.

Web Manager-1

Responsibilities

• Manages and uploads web content and site changes.
• Responsible for development, implementation and maintenance of the infrastructure, hardware, and software utilized for the organization’s website.
• Monitors web traffic, performance and capacity to identify, prevent and resolve issues.
• Coordinates with stakeholders to ensure that the site provides content and functionality that meet the business needs of the organization.
• Maintains appropriate security and troubleshoots any issues.

Qualification

  • Bachelors degree or above in Digital Media, Information and Software Technology or related field with no less than 5 years of experience in managing digital media management projects. The candidate must provide excellent leadership to the Web & Digital Media staff. He/ She should have knowledge and skills in IT, coding, programming and related internet application.

PANI Chhalfal

Event Coordinator-1

Responsibilities

• Design town hall meeting program.
• Coordinates field coordinators, establish agenda, verify participants, write report (after town hall meeting).
• Coordinate the narrowcasting.
• Communicate the feedback and comments to the Team Leader, Project Officer, M&E officer and other activities’ coordinators

Qualification

  • Bachelors Degree or above in Media, Journalism, Development Studies and related field with no less than 5 years of administrative, supervisory or management experience.

NAYAPUSTA TV PROGRAM

NayaPusta, run by NEFEJ, is a news bulletin dedicated to educate and inform kids and adolescents (between10-16 age) as well as provide a platform for them to express their views and thoughts. NayaPusta is currently broadcasted three times a week (Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday) at 8.00 pm on NTV Plus and at 7.45 pm on Avenues Television. For more information, please visit: www.youtube.com/c/NayaPusta

Anchor-1

NayaPusta is currently seeking an enthusiastic candidate as an anchor for the show. The candidate should have completed their +2 or above. Good voice command and spoken skills are a must. The position is only open for women. Prior experience working in TV and videos as well as reporting will be given more preference.


Last date to apply: 31st October 2017

HOW TO APPLY

Qualified candidates are requested to send their motivation letter, updated CV, detail of experience along with the expected salary at nefej.vacancy@gmail.com no later than 31st October 2017. For more information, please visit our website: www.nefej.org.np and find the detailed ToR for the position you are interested in.

NEFEJ highly encourages women, disadvantaged and socially excluded groups to apply.

This job announcement was published in Himalayan Times on 25 October 2017

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