Director Systems & Operations

Job Description

Title: Director Systems & Operations

Company Name: Plan International Bangladesh

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ A university degree in Business Studies, Business Administration, Management or Information Technology

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Leads strategic analysis and planning for all business operations, including scenario analysis, horizon scanning and assessment of opportunities and risks, including cashflow forecasting to ensure financial sustainability
∎ Leads and supervises finance, logistics & administration, IT and government relations. Currently 4 direct line reports, who in turn manage a team of 47 persons.
∎ Responsible for the system and operational management of a programme and operational budget in excess of USD 25 million, and provides guidance to programmes and management on planned and effective use of funds (sponsorship as well as grants).
∎ Oversees the management of a small team budget
∎ Leads legal registration and ensures legal operating requirements of the Government of Bangladesh are current and in place.
∎ The role spearheads the implementation of Plan International's cost recovery strategy and operational excellences in Bangladesh, and will assure all Plan International Bangladesh's operations are cost efficient and promote effective use of resources
∎ Represents Plan International externally on operational for a and with the Government of Bangladesh NGOAB
∎ Is an advocate and champions gender equality, both in operations as well as within the CO team culture.

Additional Requirements:
∎ We are looking for an inspiring and dynamic leader with a minimum of 5 years senior programme management experience.
∎ Significant experience in operations functions and programme/project management in corporate or in development organizations.
∎ An experienced process owner with a focus on operational excellence and continuous improvement of processes, policies, practices and standards. Proven experience introducing new organisational systemwide business processes. Must be able to balance the need for strategic focus and impact, with a high level of attention to detail - must be able to develop and manage detailed system plans accordance with organisation wide requirements

Salary: Negotiable

Application Deadline: 11 Nov 2020

Company Information:
∎ 28 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

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