Title: Field Organizer
Company Name: Center for Natural Resource Studies (CNRS)
Job Location: Anywhere in Bangladesh
Employment Status: Contractual
∎ Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline.
∎ At least 3 year(s)
∎ Project: Protibesh/Ecosystem Activity
∎ No. of Vacancies: 18 (Sylhet Division-09, Khulna Division-09)
∎ Expected Joining Date: 15 January 2022
∎ The Protibesh project is funded by USAID which focuses on three result areas including i) Strengthening environmental governance and management; ii) Mitigating biodiversity threats and iii) Advancement of market-based incentives that promote sustainable natural resources management under the Development Objective "Strengthened Resilience to Natural Hazards." The goal of Protibesh is to improve ecosystem conservation in and around targeted key biodiversity areas of Bangladesh such as northeast haor areas and southwest Sundarbans. CNRS will be engaged in implementing project activities at the ground level with the technical support of Chemonics International.
∎ Job Nature: Full-time (up to May 2026)
∎ Job Location: Any location of North-East and South-West Region of Bangladesh
∎ Engage community members, disseminates information and local awareness raising.
∎ Arrange local meetings, supports training events,
∎ Supports data collection and assessment activities.
∎ Monitor evolving local political economies to inform project CLA approach, maintains nuanced understanding of community needs and constraints and ideas to enhance local ownership and sustainability.
∎ Involve local level landscape plans development.
∎ Illustrative activities:
∎ Build relationship with the beneficiaries and other community stake holders
∎ Day to Day implementations and organize meeting
∎ Assist to select participants for different NRM and livelihood interventions and group formation of the beneficiaries and harmonization
∎ Mobilize the groups and beneficiaries
∎ Record keeping of the beneficiaries and maintain record books
∎ NRM and livelihood related data and information collection and report to respective line mangers
∎ Implement NRM and Livelihoods activities at VCF level
∎ Develop plans at VCF & VCG level; Capacity building to VCF and VCG members
∎ Any other activities as assigned by the respective management.
∎ Minimum three (03) years of experience in community mobilization and capacity building of stakeholders and communities on programs, preferably for USAID funded project.
∎ Good communication, Facilitation and motivational skill
∎ Excellent reporting skill
∎ Understanding of local culture and dialects
∎ Abilities to undertake extensive travel to village level
∎ To protect children in connection and uphold safeguarding principles
∎ Familiar with Tab-based MIS data entry
∎ Having problem solving and prompt decision making capacity
∎ Ability to work under pressure
∎ Having non-discriminatory and gender sensitive perception
∎ BDT 22,440/month and other admissible benefits.
Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.
Application Deadline: 27 Nov 2021
∎ 20 Nov 2021
∎ Center for Natural Resource Studies (CNRS)
∎ Business : CNRS is a renowned pro-environmental national NGOs in Bangladesh which commenced its journey in 1994. Since formation, CNRS has been active in this field and has drawn attention of relevant local, national and international actors including government and funding agencies through demonstrating innovations in its approaches and producing tangible learning outcomes.