Social and Gender Expert

Job Description

Title: Social and Gender Expert

Company Name: NGO Forum for Public Health

Vacancy: 3

Age: 28 to 40 years

Location: Cox's Bazar (Teknaf, Ukhia)

Maximum Salary: Tk. 75000 (Monthly)

∎ 5 to 10 years
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):NGO

Published: 15 Jun 2024

∎ Post-graduate degree in social sciences/gender and development (GAD) or related fields


Additional Requirements:
∎ Age 28 to 40 years
∎ At least 10 years of general experience in promoting gender equality, and women’s empowerment;
∎ Knowledge on Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Action Plan (GESI) in disaster management and in humanitarian setting will be an added advantage;
∎ Knowledge of GOB’s policies, administrative systems, and procedures, in the areas of water supply and sanitation, energy and skills development, and experience working with civil society organizations (CSOs) and development partners;
∎ Sound knowledge of social inclusion issues in community engagement;·
∎ Ability to speak in Bangla, English, and Cox’s Bazar local language (written/verbal);
∎ Team management- Ability to work under limited supervision - Dynamism - Good report writing ability - Computer skills;
∎ Ability to work under limited supervision - Dynamism

Responsibilities & Context:
∎ Lead the formation and establishment of community user groups (or activate the user groups/committee if already established in camps);
∎ Develop training manual for public awareness program;
∎ Work in close coordination with Women, and Children Officers in the district and attend and participate regularly in relevant cluster meetings in the districts;
∎ Collect sex disaggregated data and information at district -and sub-district- level as per the established system and provide quarterly update on a regular basis;
∎ Document lessons learnt and good practices in implementing GESI related approaches and activities;
∎ Provide guidance to Team Leader and facilitate engaging women and disadvantaged groups;
∎ Establish and maintain communication with beneficiaries and user groups, document user experiences and qualitative changes in their lives after project intervention;
∎ Assist the Team Leader in preparing sustainable O&M manual;

Employment Status: Contractual

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Teknaf, Ukhia)

Job Highlights:
∎ Implementing the Emergency Assistance Project
∎ The duration of the contract will be until June 30, 2025

Read Before Apply:


Interested persons are requested to apply with a complete CV with contact mobile / telephone number and a copy of recent passport size photograph.

NGO Forum is an equal opportunity employer and also encourages applications from qualified female candidates.

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert early.

Application must be submitted through online by clicking on Apply Online Button.

Note: Application sent by email will not be considered.

Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.

References will be taken and background and Anti-terrorism checks will be carried out in conformity with NGO Forum's Safeguarding policy of Children and Adults and Anti-Money Laundering Policy & Prevention of Terrorist Financing 


NGO Forum aims to attract and select a diverse workforce ensuring equal opportunity to everyone irrespective of race, age, gender, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.

NGO Forum is committed to ensuring that wherever we work there is no tolerance for the abuse of power, privilege or trust.

NGO Forum reinforces a culture of zero tolerance towards any form of inappropriate behaviour, abuse, harassment, or exploitation of any kind.

All employees are expected to abide by the Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse & Child Protection Policy of NGO Forum.

The safeguarding of our beneficiaries, staff, volunteers and anyone working on our behalf is our top priority, and we take our responsibilities seriously. 

Company Information:
∎ NGO Forum for Public Health
∎ 4/6, Block-E, Lalmaita, Dhaka - 1207

∎ 4/6, Block-E, Lalmaita, Dhaka - 1207

Application Deadline: 26 Jun 2024

Category: NGO/Development


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