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BRAC’s vision is a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. The organisation 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 11 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.



Project Officer (Project Staff); Climate Change Programme

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Setting up operational plan for the project activities and budget management
  • Project beneficiary selection according to the criteria
  • Community mobilisation, formulation/ reactivation/ facilitation of women groups
  • Ensure high quality project outputs and impact
  • Meet the goals and objectives within in the limited timeframe
  • Providing direction, review plans and facilitation materials of the ward supervisors
  • Overall coordination of the ward supervisors
  • Perform awareness raising and capacity building activities  
  • Procurement and distribution of livelihood inputs and materials for rain water harvesting
  • Managing relationships with contractors, partners, PMU and other stakeholders to ensure delivery of the project outputs
  • Provide support in overall implementation, monitoring and reporting of project activities
  • Develop strategic partnership and networks with the relevant stakeholders
  • 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.



Educational Requirements:

Bachelor degree in any discipline or diploma in civil engineering from any recognised University/ Institution with all second class/ division or equivalent GPA/ CGPA in all academic examinations


Experience Requirement:

Minimum 05 years of working experience in development sector including climate change, DRR, livelihood, water sanitation or relevant field is required

Additional Requirements:

  • Knowledge of climate change adaptation, resilience, community capacity building initiatives, climate-resilient drinking water solutions, resilient livelihood, value chain and market linkage, gender, environmental and social compliance issues etc.
  • Skills in training facilitation, market research, community mobilisation, participatory mapping, climate resilient livelihood, social and environmental auditing
  • Experienced in implementing capacity building initiatives at the community level 
  • Excellent capabilities of coordination and conduct training
  • Capable of planning and prioritizing under any stress situation
  • Excellent skills in communications and networking
  • Familiar with MS Office, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint

Age: N/A


Salary & Benefits


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

Job Location: BRAC Field Office, Assasuni, Satkhira

Last Apply Date: 21/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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