Job Details
Position: Associate Director, Human Rights and Legal Aid Services (HRLS) Programme
No of Vacancy: N/A
Job Description/Responsibilities:

Drive BRAC's role in Human Rights advocacy by playing critical leadership role in lobbying for inclusion of justice, rule of law and legal empowerment of the poor
Develop HRLS programme strategy and provide strategic guidance to team for programme and organisation development based on organisation’s strategy
Drive the social enterprise project of HRLS centered on land rights
Direct and guide staff’s capacity enhancement on social enterprise project, make a vibrant team who can take the challenges of new adventure for forming social enterprise
Generate innovative ideas in the area of Human Rights and Legal Aids and create interest of new donor agencies, development partners and mobilise fund and other resources
Expand access to justice services to wider, thus far unserved population
Contribute in the organisational strategy development process, support other programmes for new initiatives and programme innovation
Drive the change management in the Program
Improve linkages with inter-organisational programmes
Educational Requirements:
LLB with Bar at Law from any recognised university/ institution. No 3rd division/ class or below CGPA is acceptable
Experience Requirements:
Minimum 10 years’ experience as a legal and human rights professional where minimum 5 years’ experience of strategic level is prerequisite
Additional Job Requirements:

Demonstrable understanding of development sector, legal and human rights related issues
Excellent Leadership capability with necessary analytical, organisational and programme management skills
Ability and willingness to maintain on-going relationships with stakeholders holding different and sometimes conflicting views
Excellent Knowledge of the critical policy issues and country wide existing legal framework
Excellent communicator with strong writing and verbal communication skills both in English and Bangla
Professional network within the related sector in Bangladesh and beyond
Age Range: N/A
Salary Range: Negotiable
Other Benefits:
Festival Bonus, Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, Health and Life Insurance and others
Job Location:
BRAC Head Office
Other Way to Apply:
You may apply through or or send your updated resume to mentioning the name of the position “Associate Director, HRLS” in subject line.
Last Apply Date: 04/Nov/2018