Suaahara II Vacancy Data Collector & Program Documentation Assistant

In Vacancy by HKI NP

HKI/Nepal is working to improve the nutritional status of women and young children through evidence-based research and programs. Helen Keller International (HKI), CARE, FHI 360, Nepali Technical Assistance Group (NTAG), Equal Access Nepal (EAN), Environment and Public Health Organization (ENPHO), Vijaya Resource development Centre (VDRC) is implementing USAID funded Suaahara II Program (SP II) in 42 districts, applications are invited from interested, committed, dynamic team players and experienced Nepali nationals for the following positions:

Position Description Requirement for the Role
Program Documentation Assistant (short Term – 4 months) Districts: Kathmandu with possible travel to Accham/ Dang/ Sindhupalchok This position holder assists the Sr. Manager for MER and the Data Analyst Manager to implement the qualitative assessment titled ‘Assessing Municipality-level local resource mobilization: allocation and utilization for nutrition’. S/he will be responsible to monitor and supervise data collectors in collecting qualitative data, oversee the process of data translation and analyze qualitative data along with the assessment team.  

Please refer to for the full job description
Bachelor’s degree in Sociology/Social Work/Public Health/ Anthropology or any other relevant discipline  
Minimum 2 years of experience in similar position/organizations

Excellent oral and written command in Nepali and English   Strong communication skills including Microsoft Office Package   Basic understanding of research methods, data collection and analysis, particularly qualitative research methodologies  
Knowledge/experience on Governance sector/local governance will be considered an asset  
Proven leadership skills/experience will be considered an asset.
Data Collector (short Term – 1 month) Districts: Accham, Dang and Sindhupalchok This position holder will collect data using focus group discussion, in-depth interviews and observations for an internal qualitative assessment.   Please refer to for the full job description Intermediate degree in any discipline with at least 2 years of experience; OR, Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (preferred)
Previous work experience with/alongside local government preferred  
Academic training on research  
Proven experience (including academic) on research, in qualitative data collection, working/collaborating with local government will be considered an asset  
Skills Excellent oral and written command in Nepali   Strong communication skills  

Application Procedures:

Interested and eligible candidates can apply by submitting application to The application should include the following:

  • A cover letter clearly describing your experiences and competencies that meet the position requirement
  • Updated CV
  • Minimum of two reference contact details (mobile and e-mail), including current employer if applicable

Deadline for Submission: COB April 4, 2019

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the selection process.

Helen Keller International / Nepal promotes workforce with diversity and applies positive discrimination to women candidates and candidates from Dalit, Janajati, Madhesi/ Terai and other minority communities.

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