Program Officer (ITMFC Project)

Job Description

Title: Program Officer (ITMFC Project)

Company Name: Ambala Foundation

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Gopalganj (Muksudpur)

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Master's/ Bachelor Degree in Urban & Rural Planning, Social Science, Environmental Science or any other relevant discipline.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 5 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Ambala Foundation is a national level NGO and has been working to improve the livelihood of poor and marginalized communities of Bangladesh through increasing their voices, capacities and realization of their rights. Ambala Foundation had awarded a three year project from January 2019 to December 2021 by Manusher Jonno Foundation (MJF) with financial assistance from DFID. This project will promote the rights of 13100 fisher community people of Gopalgonj district by engaging civil society, government duty bearers and other relevant stakeholders.
∎ Contract type: Full time.
∎ Contract duration: Till December 2021 (With strong possibility of extension of project)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ The Program Officer will responsible for supervise and monitor the project activities within its jurisdiction.
∎ S/He will be responsible for implementing the project activities and continuously reporting his/her project progress to Project Coordinator.
∎ Program Officer will conduct advocacy and lobbying with local elites and various government departments for successful implementation of the project.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Job experience at least 3 years in same position preferably in Human Rights project.
∎ Priority will be given to the candidates who have experience in working with Fisher Community People.
∎ Good knowledge of humanitarian contexts.
∎ Keeping strong coordination with donors and local governmental authorities at field level.
∎ Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel and Power-point). Should have the ability to conduct several statistical analysis and online data entry.
∎ Good repotting skills in English.
∎ Willingness to visit field frequently.
∎ Experience on use of various type of monitoring tools for impact assessment.
∎ Wiliness to drive motor cycle and should have valid driving license.

∎ BDT. 22,000/- plus other benefits according to the policy.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 16 Oct 2021

Company Information:
∎ 16 Sep 2021
∎ Ambala Foundation
∎ Address : House no- 62, Block-ka, Piciculture Housing Society, Shyamoli, Dhaka- 1207
∎ Web :
∎ Business : Ambala Foundation, a non-profit and non-political voluntary organization, has been working in Bangladesh since 1994 with over one million people, their families and communities at the grass root to national level in the field of microfinance, human rights, governance, health, education, water and sanitation, income generation, environment, women and children development, cross cultural communication etc. Radio Bikrampur is a creative initiative of Ambala Foundation.

Category: NGO/Development