Senior Manager, Co-Lead, Urban Development Programme (Contractual)

Job Description

Title: Senior Manager, Co-Lead, Urban Development Programme (Contractual)

Company Name: BRAC

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Masters in Sustainable Development, Development Studies or Social Science

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 10 year(s)
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): innovation sector, Knowledge Management, sustainable development

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Conduct research and identify innovative approaches to solve the urban contemporary issue considering environmental and sustainability concerns, interests, and issues related to the development.
∎ Lead the identification of new and emerging problems which are not being addressed also propose a comprehensive solution considering Urban Innovation with the support of the Research and Insights and Design team.
∎ Lead and manage different online and in-person events like the frugal innovation forum (FIF) collaborating with the programmes, affiliates, partners and external organisations.
∎ Drive a holistic innovative partnership & eco-system approach strategically and align with programmes, functional teams lead the way to unlock consumer values and track the results successfully.
∎ Ensure the power of T4D (Technology for Development) to promote technological innovation as an improvement of the service delivery model in Urban Development programmes.
∎ Prepare, present and negotiate complex and sensitive agreements and project proposals with bilateral/multi-lateral agencies and other donor communities.
∎ Monitor the pace of project implementation, ensuring potential of the programme is fully capitalized through the promotion of high-quality work and internal control.
∎ Generate new ideas and remain updated on trend analysis of project management within the team to scale up the urban development projects.
∎ Consider Innovation pilots with attention to cost-effectiveness, feasibility, and timely implementation of activities.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Age at least 24 years
∎ Sound knowledge on current practices of project management, standards, technical aspects of innovation and idea generation
∎ Have good understanding on programme /sector operations in the community level and capacity building of them.
∎ Excellent communication skills.
∎ Experience in local or international development sector will get the preference.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Festival Bonus: 2
∎ Health & Life Insurance and others as per organisation policy.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 24 Sep 2023

Company Information:
∎ 14 Sep 2023
∎ Address : BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212
∎ Business : 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.

Category: NGO/Development



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