Technical Officer

Job Description

Title: Technical Officer

Company Name: ActionAid Bangladesh

Vacancy: 2

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelors or Master's in Agriculture or relevant discipline

Job Context:
∎ Project:Agriculture and Homestead Gardening Project (Funded by WFP)
∎ Types of contract: Fixed term contract
∎ Duration of Contract: 01 February 2023 to 31st December 2023 (if not extended)
∎ Job Summary: Technical Officer is responsible for designing and planning for agriculture and homestead gardening activities in camp with a particular focus on collecting information, vulnerability assessment, prioritization, planning, reporting and documentation and providing technical support to quality implementation. S/he will maintain coordination with the project team and other stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Implementation
∎ Project intervention implementation planning and monitoring in the camp
∎ Assist Field Supervisors, Associate Officers, Field Assistant Host Volunteers on participant engagement planning & organizing training
∎ Assist Project Manager/Field Coordinator in reporting
∎ Assist Project Manager to collect Need Assessment recommendation from CiC
∎ Ensure Training, Materials, and input support on time.
∎ Coordination and Capacity Building
∎ Manage the team coordination at the camp level
∎ Coordination with CMO and other Site Development actors within camps
∎ Participate in the general program coordination meetings (weekly, Bi-weekly & monthly)
∎ Identify the gaps of the team and initiate formal and informal orientation to the team
∎ Coordinate CBT distribution
∎ Attend monthly CiC coordination meeting
∎ Reporting and Documentation
∎ Preparation of the regular program reports.
∎ Organize and prepare Weekly and Monthly Reports.
∎ Keep all kinds of Documentation of project purpose
∎ Orient team to understand all AAB policies and ensure practices in regular duties.
∎ Ensure inclusion in all project participants.
∎ Relationships
∎ Technical Officer will report to Project Manager.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Experience working in humanitarian or development contexts.
∎ Strong organizational and communication skills, as well as the ability to work independently and as part of a team, are essential.
∎ Knowledge of sustainable agriculture and homestead gardening practices and techniques
∎ Experience working with smallholder farmers and/or displaced populations
∎ Experience with cash-based transfers (CBT) in Agriculture and Homestead gardening projects
∎ Skills in report development and other reports writing in English and Bengali
∎ Result driven, ability to work under pressure and meeting deadlines
∎ Excellent Interpersonal communication skills and negotiation skills
∎ High level of integrity and sense of maintaining confidentiality
∎ Gender sensitive and familiar with humanitarian principles.

∎ Competitive Salary package will be offered to the deserving candidate with other admissible benefits such as medical benefits, mobile & internet allowance and group life insurance etc

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 25 Jan 2023

Company Information:
∎ 15 Jan 2023
∎ ActionAid Bangladesh
∎ Business : ActionAid is an international anti-poverty agency working in over 40 countries, taking sides with poor people to end poverty and injustice together.

Category: NGO/Development

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