We are Hiring a Program Lead!

Title: Program Lead

Location: Kathmandu, Nepal

Deadline: April 8, 2019


Ujyalo Foundation is looking for self-motivated, passionate, determined, and independent changer makers who are willing to impact change at the grass root level. At Ujyalo we invest in our team members and they are the strongest assets we have. As a growing team, we learn as much from our team members as they learn from us. So if you are that individual who cares to bring about change in other people’s life come join the team and help us impact change!

Ujyalo Foundation was established in 2014 with a vision to enhance the number of women in decision making roles. Ujyalo Foundation is the only leadership and idea incubation institution for women that caters to a wide range of age group from 12 years and above.

Ujyalo Foundation is a purpose-driven, dynamic, and impact-oriented organization, which beliefs creating a gender just world for all.Hence, we lobe to work with team members who are pro-active and flexible with a can-do attitude, supportive and versatile.


  • Work with SMTs, Executive Director along with other team members.
  • Plan and execute the activities of MOMs project.
  • Conduct community outreach and leadership training workshops based on the need of the program for MOMs application.
  • Network and maintain a dialogue with relevant stakeholders e.g. Service Providers (mothers), Service users, Mobile app developers, different organizations and community people to ensure collaboration, and synergy for the growth of MOMs.
  • Monitor the transaction and overall progress of the program activities and progress towards achieving the output.
  • Execute the promotion of the MOMS and facilitate all the media and social media activities.
  • Suggest strategies for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the program by identifying bottlenecks in completing program activities and developing plans to minimize or eliminate such bottlenecks.
  • Prepare periodic report progress on all program activities.
  • Handle customer services and compliances from the users, and the customers.
  • Coordinate with the developers and other payment vendors for any concern issues.
  • Perform other duties as required.


  • University degree in management/social science or any other relevant field
  • Minimum of 1 year of progressively responsible professional work experiences in program or project cycle management
  • Excellent computer skills especially using the MS Suite
  • Excellent spoken and written English. Some of these values are a plus point as well!
  • Have an ability of multitasking and organizational skills


Some of these values are a plus point as well!

  • A prior knowledge regarding the mobile phone application  
  • A positive attitude and energy to grow and thrive in a small organization and make it a big one
  • Open and driven mindset to challenge the society, the team and the Foundation with the creative and innovative idea
  • Team player, dreamer, believer and an achiever!



The deadline to apply for the position is April 8, 2019 (however, the deadline might be extended until the position is filled). For priority consideration, send your resume, and a cover letter to info@ujyalofoundation.org by no later than April 8, 2019. Please mention the position and your name on the title of each document, for example: [Title of the Position]_[Your Name]. The only application that is complete will be reviewed. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. No phone calls, please.

A one or two-year renewal contract with competitive compensation and benefit commensurate with experience and skills is offered. The application will be reviewed by April 12, and the position is to start ASAP.

Ujyalo Foundation is an equal opportunity employer, hence individuals from all backgrounds, gender identity, sexual orientation are encouraged to apply.