Title: Assistant Technical Specialist (Sector Specialist), Agriculture, Self Reliance, HCMP
Company Name: BRAC.
Vacancy: Not specific
Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Teknaf, Ukhia)
Employment Status: Contractual
∎ Graduation or Post-Graduation degree in Agriculture or other relevant subject.
∎ At least 3 year(s)
∎ Provide technical support to JSS/ Technical Assistant to implement the plan
∎ Follow-up the livelihood support activities regularly for effective implementation of the project activities.
∎ Coordinate with BRAC seed and agro enterprise and maintain communication with other sectors to ensure synergy and better result of the project
∎ Prepare procurement plan, keep tracking on the budget spending and ensure agro-inputs are reached to the project beneficiaries for quality implementation of the project.
∎ Facilitate donor visit, liaison with stakeholders and represent stakeholders’ coordination meeting for implementation of the project.
∎ Showcase the best practices of livelihoods activities (such as Homestead gardening, fruit tree plantation etc.) and disseminate the best technologies among the project beneficiaries and neighboring women beneficiaries for income generation.
∎ Collaborate and coordinate with the project support services such for ensuring smooth support of project activities.
∎ Prepare project report as required and coordinate with the project stakeholders for successful implementation of the project activities.
∎ Attend Meeting, provide necessary report and monitoring the field staff
∎ Prepare internal and external report
∎ Attend the visitors and donors from national and international agencies to visit centers and programs of Agriculture
∎ Support in arrangement of different seminar, workshop, training related to the services
∎ Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme’s goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
∎ Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
∎ Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.
∎ 3-5 years’ working experience on livelihoods interventions in agriculture such as homestead gardening, fruit tree plantation and management, group –based successful livelihoods activities.
∎ Knowledge on agriculture, livelihood, tree plantation, coordination, monitoring, report writing, presentation preparation, and safeguarding.
∎ Knowledge on people management.
∎ Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with stakeholders in a sensitive environment.
∎ Effective communication and presentation skills.
∎ Have computer skills with all Microsoft Office programs (MS Word, Power Point, and Excel).
∎ Excellent influencing, negotiating and communication skills.
∎ Excellent organization, and coordination skills.
∎ Demonstrated ability to think technically, prioritize and meet deadlines in a complex and challenging environment; must be culturally sensitive.
∎ Ability to operate in a complex organization, across functions and work on own initiative and collaboratively as part of diverse teams.
∎ Person with disability are encouraged to apply
Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance
∎ Lunch Facilities: Partially Subsidize
∎ Festival Bonus: 2
Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.
Application Deadline: 20 Jan 2022
∎ 13 Jan 2022
∎ Address : BRAC 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh
∎ Business : brac is an international development organisation founded in Bangladesh that partners with over 100 million people living with inequality and poverty globally to create sustainable opportunities to realise potential.
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