Project Manager – Our Voice Our Choice (OVOC) at Plan International
(Based at Bangladesh Country Office)
Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. Plan International envisages a world in which all children and young people realise their full potential, a vision now shared by the 193 Heads of State and Government who adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015.
Project Manager – Our Voice Our Choice (OVOC)
Being a part of Plan International Bangladesh means having an opportunity to make a meaningful difference. We are dedicated to work with integrity and passion, relentlessly focus on making a positive change in children and young people’s lives. Our pledge to take responsibility every day to act on our core values and advance our organisational purpose- Advancing Children’s Rights and Equality for Girls demonstrate our commitments to stand for what is right.
We believe in the power and potential of every child. This is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination. Its girls who are most affected. Plan International’s new Global Strategy aims to transform the lives of 100 million girls by implementing an integrated programme and influence approach.
The role and Scope:
The Project Manager – OVOC’s primary responsibility is to lead, manage and ensure smooth project implementation in Bangladesh through technical and managerial support to the implementing partner. This position has to closely work with civil society, youth and women led CSOs, human rights defender organizations, journalists located in different geo locations in Dhaka, Barishal and Rangpur . With direct reporting to head of coastal and national program, S/he also does quality monitoring of outputs and process on sample basis. This position is also responsible for ensuring the evidence-based reporting of the outputs/outcomes results of the project in compliance with guidelines and budget developed by Plan International Bangladesh and consortium lead. S/he will ensure the document of good learnings from the field for Donor and also for policy advocacy. Also responsible for ensuring work environment for the team and maintain good team work within project and also in programme.
What we’re looking for
We are looking for a passionate team member who is capable of developing and implementing gender transformative programs especially using gender mainstreaming tools across project cycles. Master’s degree preferably in social science, Sociology, Development Studies, Gender and Development, International Affairs, Law or other relevant field with 3 – 7 years’ Experience in working on gender equality, women’s rights, child-youth rights related projects in National and /or International Organizatios. Knowledge and experience on development and management on women’s’ and girls’ empowerment is required. Demonstrated ability to develop and implement gender transformative programs especially using gender mainstreaming tools across project cycles.
How to apply:
To find out more details and apply visit: Project Manager – Our Voice Our Choice (OVOC) and should apply online by 17 April 2022. Plan International Bangladesh is committed to ending gender inequality, and achieving a gender balanced workforce. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Please note we will be shortlisting on an ongoing basis so would encourage early applications.
Location: Bangladesh Country Office
Duration: till 30 June 2024
Application Closing Date: 17 April 2022
All Plan International Bangladesh’s job notifications are published and Plan International does not ask for or ever accept applications fees.
References will be taken along with background check and Anti-terrorism screening in conformity with Plans Global Policy on Safeguarding Children and Young People.
Salary Package: BDT. 1,29,040.00 – 1,61,300.00 (Monthly CTC) along with other benefits i.e., Life insurance, hospitalization benefit and leave.
Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted. References will be taken and background and Anti-terrorism checks will be carried out in conformity with Plans Safeguarding policy of Children and Young People.
Job Source: Bdjobs Circular