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Programme Assistant

Number of Position: Three [3]

Category: Fixed Term Appointment [GS-5]

Job Opening ID: 40723

Duty station: Butwal, Janakpur, Dhangadhi

Deadline: Friday, 14 January 2022 by 5:00 pm Nepal Time

Duration: One year (renewable)


1. Education

Completed Secondary Level Education required. First level university degree desirable.


2. Knowledge and Experience:

  • A minimum of five years of relevant experience in programme/ project management.
  • Proficiency in current office software applications and corporate IT systems.
  • Good writing and communication skills.


How to apply: UNFPA has established an electronic application management system. This allows applicants to create a candidate profile, which can be updated regularly and submitted for more than one vacancy.


A full job description of the position can be accessed at and only applications using this link will be accepted.


Download the Step by Step Guide to Applying in the E-Recruit System of UNFPA at Please print out the Guide for your reference during the registration and application process.

Notice: There is no application, processing or other fee at any stage of the application process. UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status.


UNFPA provides a work environment that reflects the values of gender equality, teamwork, embracing diversity in all its forms, integrity and a healthy balance of work and life. We are committed to maintaining our balanced gender distribution and therefore encourage women to apply. UNFPA promotes equal opportunities for all, including persons with disabilities.