University of Bern, Institute of Psychology, Department of Health Psycholo…

Kavre and Sindhupalchowk district

Field Coordinator

Basic Information

  • No. of Openings 1
  • Job Category Human Resource /Org.Development
  • Job Location Kavre and Sindhupalchowk district
  • Job Level Mid Level
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Education Level Bachelors
  • Desired Candidate Both(Male, Female)
  • Experience 1 year
  • Expiry date 2021-09-21

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities


  • The key functions (KF) of the project field coordinator will include the following:  
  • Monitoring of project activities and expected results: Coordinating and monitoring data quality of field interviews; Data saving and uploading to server
  • Recruitment of interviewer for the fieldwork and supervision, training and developing the field team
  • Communication with project partners in Switzerland and relevant stakeholders in the field
  • Logistical planning of translations, interviewer training, field accomodation, transport, material needed for the fieldwork
  • Ensuring that COVID-19 hygiene recommendations are followed in the field




The position requires a Bachelor degree, preferable in Social Sciences, Public Health, Humanities or Psychology with 1-2 years related experience.

Required experience, skills and abilities


  • Experience with field data collection
  • Proficiency in Nepali and English 
  • Interested in women’s health 
  • Ability to travel to the field sites and stay overnight (by arrangement there will be a possibility to bring own children to the field)
  • Strong communication, coordination, and interpersonal skills 


Desired experience, skills and abilities (not mandatory)

  • Experience in implementation, monitoring and/or evaluation of research projects
  • Experience managing teams and working in team settings
  • Previously worked with Dhulikhel Hospital, Kathmandu
  • Proficient in Microsoft office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel) and ODK
  • Committed to gender equality and women’s empowerment 


What we offer:

  • A stimulating, interdisciplinary and intercultural work environment 
  • Training and Workshop
  • Competitive salary
  • In addition we provide accomodation in the field