Associate Officer, Programmer, WaterAid Bangladesh, Dhaka

NGO
January 2, 2022

Job Description

Key Responsibilities: As a member of the programme team, this role will take the responsibility and contribute to (but not necessarily limited into):

  • Play an active role in achieving objectives, strengthening process and progress monitoring of relevant projects
  • Pursue knowledge management and reporting process of the programme portfolio and relevant projects
  • Develop and update modules for programme activities and interventions
  • Support partner NGOs in planning and budgeting; follow up the progress of programme implementation and provide necessary guidance to be on track ensuring quality of work
  • Plan an active role to lead social mobilisation, content development, organise and facilitate capacity building events for partners and relevant stakeholders
  • Support in promoting project activities in line with national and global climate activism
  • Support in climate advocacy in collaboration partner NGOs at local level in accordance with organization’s goals and guide them as appropriate

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from Social/Environmental Sciences and Management or relevant subject or faculty. However, preference will be given to candidates with post graduate degrees

Requisite qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree from Social/Environmental Sciences and Management or relevant subject or faculty. However, preference will be given to candidates with post graduate degrees.
  • At least 01 (one) year of demonstrated work experience in the relevant field of Climate Change. This condition may be relaxed for candidates with exceptional credentials.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to produce outputs within tight deadlines in a very busy environment
  • Excellent presentation, facilitation, communications and writing skills both in Bangla & in English
  • High level of pro-activeness and creativity, self-motivated and positive attitude to work in team approach
  • Good understanding of programme monitoring and evaluation
  • Experience and knowledge on WASH, climate change, adaptation, disaster management and disaster risk reduction will be preferred
  • Aptitude for innovation, to identify and explore new methods of working
  • Demonstrate respect for gender, diversity, organizational cultural and promote safeguarding and uphold organizational values
  • Demonstrate interest in and awareness of issues related to development, social justice and climate change
  • Ready to undertake extensive field visits outside Dhaka

Job Location: Dhaka

Salary

  • Tk. 39700 – 45000 (Monthly)
  • Flexible corresponding to the skill, competencies and experiences

Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Other benefits include provident fund, gratuity, festival bonus, life insurance for self, hospitalisation insurance scheme for self, spouse and children, cell phone allowances etc

Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Apply Procedure:

Interested applicants fulfilling the above requirements are requested to send CV with a cover letter along with a passport size photograph addressing to ‘The Head of People and Organisational Development, WaterAid Bangladesh, House 97/B, Road 25, Block A, Banani, Dhaka 1213’.

Please mention ‘Application for Associate Officer, Programme – Climate Resilience’ at top of the envelope.

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