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Career Opportunity

BRAC’s vision is a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. The organization was founded in Bangladesh in 1972 and acts as a catalyst, creating opportunities for people to transform their lives. BRAC believes in integrity, inclusiveness, effectiveness, and innovation in all areas of work. BRAC uses an integrated model to change systems of inequity, through social development programmes, humanitarian response, social enterprises, socially responsible investments and a university. It operates in conflict-prone and post-disaster settings in 12 countries across Asia and Africa.

BRAC is a global leader in developing cost-effective, evidence-based programmes, and has been ranked the #1 NGO in the world for the last five years consecutively by NGO Advisor.

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Position

Manager, Communication & Outreach, IDP (Contractual)


Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of communication and branding strategy on the need base and roll out the same with BRAC, donor and partner organization with aligned understanding of BRAC’s central communication and branding guideline.
  • Ensure visibility and branding of Jibika Project and its partners through developing IEC and visible materials (printed and electronic) maintaining the branding compliance of all programme partners (BRAC, donor, partner, etc).
  • Organise and ensure development of audio-visual materials (video, documentary), radio script, digital photo album) and photo shoot event for programme visibility.
  • Support provided to organise national and field-based campaign events and day observations with material development, event planning, media coverage.
  • Collect success cases from field offices and directly prepare success cases for newsletter, website, newspaper, social media circulation and sharing of published news with donors and relevant stakeholders.
  • Ensure programme news publication in newspaper, online news portals, BRAC website, social media for mass communication and write a donor report and Op-ed for national newspaper.
  • Represent BRAC and IDP in different meetings, workshops, seminars held within organization or with donors, partners and external events.
  • Prepare different reports (progress report, annual report, visit report, event report) for donors and internal communication along with providing support in proposal development for new partnership development.
  • Provide necessary support in developing capacity of programme staff on communication, success stories, branding, event organizing and media coverage issues through continuous feedback, issue based special sessions and trainings.
  • Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme’s goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
  • Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
  • Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.

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Requirements

Educational Requirements:

Masters in Development Studies /Mass communication and Journalism / English from a recognized and reputed university.


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Experience Requirement:

At least 4 - 5 years experience in the related field with NGO/INGOs. Ability to develop IEC/BEC materials with message development and designing idea considering target audience. Campaign experience with event organization, media communication, media coverage and using digital platform like website, social media, will be an added advantage.


Additional Requirements:

  • Liaison with BRAC communication team for branding approval for all communication/IEC/BCC materials, reports and publications.
  • Maintain liaison with external consultants like designing firms, publishing firms and individual consultants for material development and lesson learned document preparation.
  • Maintain communication with BRAC USA and Chevron Bangladesh office for preparing Annual report, Lesson learned document, Progress report, Proposal.

Age: N/A

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Salary & Benefits

Salary:Negotiable

Other Benefits: Festival Bonus, Health and life Insurance and others

Job Location: BRAC Head Office

Last Apply Date: 17/Sep/2020

BRAC believes every one of its employees, suppliers, downstream partners, visitors, clients and community including children, youth and vulnerable adults that come into contact regardless of age, race, religion, gender, disability or ethnic origin has the right to be protected from all forms of harm, abuse, neglect, harassment, and exploitation. We guarantee assessment of candidates with disabilities who meet the essential requirements. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will do everything possible to ensure that those who are suitable to work within our values and beliefs are recruited to work for us. Any personal persuasion will result in disqualification of candidature.

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