Government Liaison Specialist - Plan International
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Deadline||26 May, 2021|
Position: Government Liaison Specialist - Cox's Bazar Support Programme (Based at Ukhiya/Cox's Bazar, Cox's Bazar)
People who join In Plan International Bangladesh take responsibility every day to act on our core values and advance our organisational purpose- Advancing Children's Rights and Equality for Girls. They exhibit discipline in their work and in their relationships. To every challenge, project and interaction, they apply a balance of head and heart.
Our people are smart. They're rigorous thinkers. They relish challenges and work with others to come up with creative solutions to the toughest challenges that children and young people face. They are confident and curious, always open to learning. That's how - in a fast-changing world – our team consistently comes up with great programmes.
Diversity is powerful. To achieve transformational change, we seek out team members with different backgrounds and ways of thinking. Diversity helps us unlock complexity.
Our people are proud to represent Plan International Bangladesh, and conscious that they do so not just in the workplace, but wherever they go.
Plan has been working in Cox Bazar to respond to the Rohingya refugee influx since 24 September 2017 implementing the following key objectives: 1. Ensure girls and boys affected by the crisis are protected from violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation through appropriate prevention and response interventions in line with minimum standards. 2. Reduce the transmission of disease from feces to mouth through the promotion of good hygiene practice and the reduction of health risks related to poor sanitation 3. Restore and increase access to safe quality and inclusive educational opportunities for refugee children and adolescents (girls and boys) affected by the Rohingya crisis.
This position is responsible for Strengthen rapport building with division and district level govt. authorities, RRRC and CICs, NGO Affairs Bureau and concerned ministries and departments(optional), liaison at Upazila level Govt. officials, maintain compliance of NGOAB/District Administration regarding FDs preparation and process of collecting Certificate of Local Administration. The incumbent will also work with Operations Manager and Head of Division in placing operational excellence in the divisional office.
The role & Scope
- Liaison and build up a professional relationship.
- Build up capacity of project concern.
- Ensure compliances of NGO Affairs Bureau.
- Record documentation for organization.
- External and internal communication.
What we're looking for
We are looking for a Bangladeshi Nation who is competent and committed professional holding At least University degree in Masters in relevant field. Required to have minimum 3 years working experience in relevant field. Proven experience in partnership Programme operations and dealing with Government of Bangladesh, civil societies, media and NGOs. Work experience preferred. Knowledge in administrative planning for program and projects. Clear understanding and sound knowledge of management fundamentals. Knowledge and understanding of Plan's vision, mission values. In-depth understanding of Child Protection, Case Management, YEE or Education. Sound knowledge of principles and strategies for project management. Required to have excellent communication skills (written and verbal) in English & Bangla. Understanding and speaking local language of Cox's Bazar or Chittagong is an advantage.
Only Bangladeshi nationals are invited to Apply.
IF YOU THINK, YOU ARE THE BEST FIT FOR THE POSITION THEN HIT THE BOX AND BE A MEMBER OF THE TEAM!
About Plan International
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.
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.
How to apply
To find out more details and apply visit: Career Opportunities: Government Liaison Specialist and should apply online by 26th May 2021.
Plan International Bangladesh is committed to ending gender inequality, and achieving a gender balanced workforce. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.
We promote competitive salary, female friendly workplace, outstanding co-workers (who are respectful, professional, unbiased and easy to work with); equal opportunity that mean equal access to promotion, leadership role or incentive programme.
Plan follows an equal opportunity policy and actively encourages diversity welcoming applications from all especially women and people living with disability.
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 Child Protection Policy.
Attractive salary will be offered to deserving candidate as per organization's policy.
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