Community Development Organizer

Job Description

Title: Community Development Organizer

Company Name: DASCOH Foundation

Vacancy: 10

Job Location: Chapainawabganj (Gomashtapur, Nachole)

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Minimum Higher Secondary Certificate.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Formation of beneficiary Group with eligible community HHs under the project
∎ Maintain, update, and preserve responsible group and members’ register
∎ Arrange and conduct regular Group meeting session
∎ Prepare Group session plan on different issues based on project requirements
∎ Assist Upazila Officer and PO in formation and conducting meeting of union level Women Platform
∎ Assist project Management in selecting HHs for Rain harvest water point, vaccine registration camp, and like other project interventions
∎ Facilitate sessions on different issues for group members(beneficiaries’) capacity building
∎ Maintain COVID-19 Protocol in each activity implementation
∎ Assist UzO and PO in support distribution tasks under the project
∎ Follow-up different activities undertaken by the beneficiaries with project support
∎ Assist UzO, PO, PC during field visit by them or by any other visitor
∎ Perform any other activities relating to project
∎ Participate in capacity building events (training, workshop, learning-sharing, exchange visit) inside or outside the project
∎ Assist (by organizing and logistic support arrangement) UzO, PO, PC in Facilitating beneficiary training/meeting/workshop
∎ Participate in the monthly staff coordination meeting
∎ Regular communication with PC, PO and organization management through proper channel
∎ Keep Communication with community based different stakeholders like- social leaders, woman leader, local elites, teacher, religious leaders, UP member, health worker, CC committee, CBO, FWC, Health committee etc.
∎ Prepare monthly/quarterly/six-monthly/annual report of responsible Group/communities and timely submit to the authority
∎ Carryout any other responsibilities given by the project donor or organizational management related to the job
∎ HEKS or DASCOH management may revise the job description as and when feel necessary to do so.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age at most 45 years
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ Experience in similar position of any livelihood/food security, community development or other relevant development project/programme.
∎ Must have experience in group formation, group meeting facilitation and community mobilization.
∎ Working experience with ethnic, Dalit, person with disability and or other marginalized communities will be considered as an advantage in favor of the candidature.
∎ Minimum report writing skill is required
∎ Must have attractive presentation and facilitation skills in group meeting.
∎ Having experience, habituated and willingness of bicycling is required

∎ Tk. 23780 (Monthly)
∎ Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, Medical Allowance, Travel Allowance, Health Insurance and Leave Benefits will be entitled as per organizational policy.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Mobile bill, Tour allowance, Weekly 2 holidays
∎ 2.25 festival bonus

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 31 Jul 2021

Company Information:
∎ 19 Jul 2021
∎ DASCOH Foundation
∎ Address : Lutheran Mission Complex, Dingadoba Mission Morh, Rajpara, Rajshahi-6201
∎ Web :
∎ Business : DASCOH Foundation is a national and non-profit development organization operating in Bangladesh since 1995. It has its central office in Rajshahi, project based offices in Rajshahi, Chapai Nawabgong, Naogoan, Natore, Bogura, Joypurhat, Noakhali, Laksmipur, Chandpur, Mymensingh, Netrakona, and national outreach office at Dhaka. DASCOH is implementing number of projects covering 5.9 million people focusing on ten main priorities i.e. i) Health Care, ii) Water Sanitation and Hygiene , iii) Disaster Management, iv) Local Governance v) Climate Change Adaptation vi) Sustainable Agriculture, vii) Quality Education, viii) Women and girls Rights Protection ix) Integrated Water Resource Management and X) Community Development.

Category: NGO/Development

: Interested candidates meeting the above requirements for the position of Community Development Organizer, age at maximum 45 is invited to apply with an updated CV includes the name of two referees (past/present employers) and recent photograph to: The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), DASCOH Foundation, Lutheran Mission Complex, Dingadoba, Rajpara, Rajshahi-6201 by 31 July 2021. The interested candidates are also requested to write the job title applied for on the envelope with the contact address. Only short-listed candidates will be called for written test and personal interview. Incomplete applications will not be considered and the organization reserves the right to reject any application or cancel or postpone the recruitment process for any reason whatsoever. During the interview, the candidate must produce all educational and experience certificates including National ID card (No need to attach any copy of the certificates with the application).Women and members of diverse indigenous group are especially encouraged to apply for this positionDASCOH Foundation is an equal opportunity employer