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Project Assistant - Literacy Program
Room to Read Bangladesh

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Contractual
: Any
: At least 2 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Kutubdia, Ukhia, Cox's Bazar
Salary Range
: Negotiable
: Nov 09, 2019
: Nov 18, 2019

Job Context

  • Based in Ukhia/ Kutubdia under Cox`s Bazar district
  • Initially the contract will be for 1 year with possibility of extension
  • This position directly reports to Literacy Program Officer and has no direct reports. Project Assistant- Literacy Program supports the administration parts of process & office manages. This position will also involve frequent travel to program sites, and close coordination with local partners, vendors thus requires strong communication and coordination skills.

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Ensures schools receive materials and furniture at the appropriate time;
  • Organizes all logistics (i.e., invitations/coordination of attendees, venues, transportation, lodging, meals, etc.) for Literacy program trainings for Room to Read staff, teachers, and librarians;
  • Monitors progress of implementation calendar, budget, annual plan, and overall tracking of program implementation and spending;
  • and consolidates all reports on the status and progress of project sites to submit to Literacy Program Officer;
  • Collect program implementation monitoring reports, enters and consolidates required data, reviews result and submit to Literacy Program Officer
  • Responsible for data entry of data into GSD (Global Solution Database) for assigned schools; provides regular updates and analysis;
  • Involve frequent travel to project sites, and close coordination with local partners, vendors thus requires strong communication and coordination skills

Job Nature


Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Education / Social Sciences or equivalent

Experience Requirements

At least 2 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience in development projects, preferably in education
  • Strong written and oral communication skill
  • Good interpersonal skills and a team player
Gender: Both
Age: Any

Job Location

Kutubdia, Ukhia
Cox's Bazar

Salary Range


Other Benefits

  • Provident Fund
  • 13th Month Bonus
  • Discretionary Performance Bonus
  • Gratuity
  • Health coverage including spouse and children
  • Insurance
  • Professional Development opportunities. The most significant benefit is the opportunity to work with one of the fastest growing international organizations, which has sole focus on education & continuously innovating efficient & effective social entrepreneurship

Job Source Online Job Posting

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Company Information

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Room to Read is a US based international non-profit organization. We envision a world in which all children can pursue a quality education, reach their full potential and contribute to their community and the world. To achieve this goal, we focus on two areas where we believe we can have the greatest impact: literacy and gender equality in education. We work in collaboration with communities and local governments and partner organizations across Asia and Africa to develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the life skills they?ll need to succeed in school and beyond. Room to Read currently work in Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Nepal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Vietnam, and Zambia. To learn more about Room to Read, please visit