Director Programme Development & Implementation

Job Description

Title: Director Programme Development & Implementation

Company Name: Plan International Bangladesh

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Contractual

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 7 year(s)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Is a key leadership position for Plan International Bangladesh and is a core member of the country management team.
∎ Leads and supervises: 4 divisional/geographic managers, including the Director Cox Bazar; DRR and Humanitarian Manager; Gender and Inclusion Advisor; WASH specialist, and CoPs/Programme Directors. Currently 7 direct line reports, who in turn manage a team of around 200 (including the whole Cox Bazar team).
∎ Oversees an annual budget of USD 25M+ per annum and is accountable for achieving objectives as per grant agreements and plans.
∎ Collaborates and works with the Director Programme Development & Learning, Director Girls Rights and the Country Director for all program resource mobilisation needs.
∎ Leads the countries DRM and humanitarian portfolio. In the event of a large-scale emergency steps into the line, taking on direct line management of the 1st phase on a response
∎ Is an advocate and champions gender equality, both in programmes as well as within the programme team structure.

Additional Requirements:
∎ We are looking for an inspiring and dynamic leader with a minimum of 7 years senior programme management experience.
∎ The post hold will need to have a high level of comfort with, and experience in adaptive programme management, and have proven experience of triple nexus programming, and managing large humanitarian programmes.

Application Deadline: 18 Oct 2020

Company Information:
∎ 4 Oct 2020
∎ Plan International Bangladesh
∎ Business : Founded 80 years ago, Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children`s development organisations in the world. We work in 52 countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty. In 2015, Plan International worked with 100 million children in 85,282 communities. Plan International is independent, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations but having a vision of a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect people`s rights and dignity.
Plan International has been operating in Bangladesh since 1994. Plan International seeks to ensure the rights of children to education, health, safe water and sanitation, protection, youth social and economic empowerment and climate change, environmental degradation and natural or man-made disaster hazards throughout the country.

Category: NGO/Development