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Senior Protection Officer

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Full Time
: Any
: At least 3 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Cox's Bazar
Salary Range
: Not mentioned
: Jul 11, 2018
: Jul 15, 2018

Job Context

  • Only Bangladeshi nationals are eligible to apply
  • Job Type: Temporary, Fixed Term (up to December 31, 2018)

Job Description / Responsibility


Job Nature

Full Time

Educational Requirements

Bachelor degree in related field

Experience Requirements

At least 3 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Three years' experience in protection programming
  • Knowledge of and experience of Cox's Bazar context
  • Chittagong/Rohingya language skills will be taken into consideration
  • Experience in participatory research and community based programming
  • Strong conceptual and practical understanding of protection issues and approaches in humanitarian contexts, including the constraints, sensitivities and risks associated with such work
  • Strong understanding of protection standards, key sectoral issues and processes including advocacy for protection
  • Demonstrable understanding of the gender dynamics of protection work and ability to implement protection activities with an emphasis on the gendered aspects of conflict, violence and abuse
  • Excellent influencing and negotiation skills. The ability to work independently as well work as a team player - supporting other departments is essential
  • Solid understanding of monitoring and learning processes
  • Proven analytical skills and strategic thinking, ability to apply professional and ethical standards to data collection and analysis processes, and research
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including high-level interpersonal, influencing, negotiation and representational capabilities. Fluency in written and spoken English essential
  • Able to live and work in remote, insecure and logistically challenging operations and in a multi-cultural environment; with a high level of self-reliance, adaptability and initiative
  • Initiative, drive to achieve results, working with others, organisational awareness, respect for others and self-awareness.
Gender: Both
Age: Any

Job Location

Cox's Bazar

Salary Range

Not mentioned

Other Benefits

  • Medical for spouse and children, contributory Provident fund, gratuity, leave & Insurance etc.
  • BDT. 10,564,51 per annum (13 months) gross

Job Source Online Job Posting

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Company Information


Oxfam employs more than six thousand people in 90 countries who share a commitment to work together to end poverty and suffering. It is committed to ensure diversity and gender equality within the organization and welcomes applications from women, person with disability and under-represented groups. Oxfam does not discriminate against applicants or employees based on their HIV/AIDS status. The organization has been working in Bangladesh since the War of Independence and has established a permanent country office in 1972. Since then it has responded to all major emergencies in the country. Oxfam's current program focuses on Economic Justice & Resilience, Gender and Women?s Leadership and Humanitarian Capacity Building and Response.