Deputy Chief of Party, Equity and Inclusion in Education

Deputy Chief of Party, Equity and Inclusion in Education

Winrock International

Kathmandu, Nepal

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) will assist and support the Chief of Party (COP) in technical leadership and management of the project, oversee and provide technical expertise in project planning and implementation; and handle administrative and supervisory responsibilities as specified by the COP. The DCOP will work in coordination with the Winrock home office, including the project technical team and program staff. The DCOP will supervise selected personnel in the project.

Essential responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with the COP to provide leadership to the development and maintenance of a comprehensive needs-based strategy for programming in selected provinces in Nepal;
  • Collaborate with technical advisors and headquarters-based technical staff to ensure programs are designed according to best practices, project framework, and regulations;
  • Manage, implement, and monitor systems, services, staff and budgets to achieve financial, administrative and programmatic goals;
  • Provide timely and accurate financial and programmatic reports to Winrock management and donor as required;
  • Prepare and monitor approved budgets for the project;
  • Provide leadership to technical and program staff, and the grants team to ensure the development of timely, high quality and regulation compliant activity reporting per organization and donor guidelines;
  • Provide supportive guidance and supervision to technical and program staff, and managers who are charged to implement programs within the assigned area of expertise;
  • Collaborate with operations team and cross functional groups on matters concerning staff development that leverages international staff to mentor local staff, to maintain project accountability and scale in the short term and fast track capacity building for the long term;
  • Support performance management and professional development of direct reports, including providing ongoing feedback, coaching, and career support.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Remain in regular contact with the home office, providing presentations and updates about the project’s progress;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Background:

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s preferred in education, social science, development studies, or relevant discipline.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience working in education improvement;
  • Experience conducting inclusion analyses, designing, and conducting gender and inclusion programming;
  • Knowledge of gender and other social inclusion considerations (constraints and opportunities) in education in Nepal;
  • Significant networks with the main actors in education sector in Nepal;
  • Previous experience with USAID-funded programs implementing education improvement and social inclusion approaches and tools;
  • Strong interpersonal skills with proven experience facilitating communications and coordinating with a wide range of stakeholders and partners.

Skills/Knowledge:

  • Strong team management skills is preferred;
  • Written and spoken fluency in English, with preference to a candidate with Nepali proficiency.

Other:

  • Ability to travel throughout Nepal (in compliance with Covid-19 restrictions).

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