Manager, Design and Co-creation, Social Innovation Lab (SIL)

Job Description

Title: Manager, Design and Co-creation, Social Innovation Lab (SIL)

Company Name: BRAC

Vacancy: --

Location: Dhaka

Salary: Negotiable

Experience:
∎ At least 3 years
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):NGO, Healthcare/Lifestyle product, Healthcare Startup

Published: 27 Mar 2024

Education:

Requirements:

Additional Requirements:
∎ Project management, design thinking facilitation, cross-functional collaboration, communication, and adaptability.
∎ Proven experience in design thinking methodologies and their application in real-world scenarios.
∎ Good communication and interpersonal skills to engage with diverse stakeholders effectively.
∎ Sound knowledge of design thinking methodologies, Project management, NGO sector knowledge, cultural sensitivity and inclusivity
∎ Proven ability to foster a positive and inclusive organizational culture that encourages collaboration, creativity, and continuous learning.
∎ Innovative thinking, strategic vision, leadership, problem-solving, results orientation.
∎ Minimum 3 years of working experience in the relevant sector. Proven experience in design thinking methodologies and their application in real-world scenarios will get the preference.
∎ Project management, design thinking facilitation, cross-functional collaboration, communication, and adaptability.
∎ Proven experience in design thinking methodologies and their application in real-world scenarios.
∎ Good communication and interpersonal skills to engage with diverse stakeholders effectively.
∎ Sound knowledge of design thinking methodologies, Project management, NGO sector knowledge, cultural sensitivity and inclusivity
∎ Proven ability to foster a positive and inclusive organizational culture that encourages collaboration, creativity, and continuous learning.
∎ Innovative thinking, strategic vision, leadership, problem-solving, results orientation.
∎ Minimum 3 years of working experience in the relevant sector. Proven experience in design thinking methodologies and their application in real-world scenarios will get the preference.

Responsibilities & Context:
∎ Manage and collaborate with teams to identify opportunities across the BRAC ecosystem for applying design thinking principles in project design and problem-solving.
∎ Design and facilitate design thinking workshops and sessions to foster innovation and creative problem-solving.
∎ Oversee the planning, execution, and monitoring of projects to ensure timely and successful delivery. Implement project management best practices to optimize efficiency and effectiveness.
∎ Collaborate with stakeholders, including internal teams and external partners, to ensure project success and impact.
∎ Provide training and mentorship to team members on design thinking methodologies and project management principles.
∎ Contribute to the development of a culture of innovation within the organization.
∎ 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.
∎ Social Innovation Lab (SIL) is a cross-disciplinary platform for BRAC staff to learn about best practices in development, generate ideas, experiment and share knowledge with the global development community. We look for colleagues who value the importance of collaboration, embody curiosity, situational adaptability, sincere enthusiasm and a commitment to social good. Come join us, to experiment with innovation at scale and know that your work will have a lasting positive impact. Working at brac is not like any other job. It is a platform where you can bring about real change for people who need it the most. We are not just dreaming of a better world, we are building it. Join us to find the way.
∎ JOB PURPOSE: This role is ideal for a creative thinker who is deeply passionate about design thinking methodologies and possesses a strong background in project management. The incumbent will convert behavioral insights into innovative products, services, and experiences. Also, will lead the design, prototyping, and testing processes, and subsequently assist BRAC programs in bringing these new solutions to the market.
∎ KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
∎ Manage and collaborate with teams to identify opportunities across the BRAC ecosystem for applying design thinking principles in project design and problem-solving.
∎ Design and facilitate design thinking workshops and sessions to foster innovation and creative problem-solving.
∎ Oversee the planning, execution, and monitoring of projects to ensure timely and successful delivery. Implement project management best practices to optimize efficiency and effectiveness.
∎ Collaborate with stakeholders, including internal teams and external partners, to ensure project success and impact.
∎ Provide training and mentorship to team members on design thinking methodologies and project management principles.
∎ Contribute to the development of a culture of innovation within the organization.
∎ SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITIES
∎ Ensure the safety of Programme Participants, people who come into contact with the organisation and team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation including sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) to achieve the programme's goals of 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 and encourage others to do so.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Festival Bonus, Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, Health and Life Insurance, Maternity/ Paternity Leave, Wellness Centre Facility, Day Care Facility and others as per policy.

Employment Status: Full Time

Job Location: Dhaka

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Company Information:
∎ BRAC
∎ BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212
∎ 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.

Address::
∎ BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212
∎ 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.

Read Before Apply: Please apply only who are fulfilling all the requirements of this job

Application Deadline: 8 Apr 2024

Category: NGO/Development

Source: bdjobs.com

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