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Programme Manager
Practical Action - Bangladesh

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Contractual
: Any
: At least 10 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Dhaka
Salary Range
: Not mentioned
: Jan 30, 2019
: Feb 13, 2019

Job Context

  • Reporting to: Head of Programme Implementation
  • Direct reports: 6-8 staff
  • Groups : Programme Delivery Unit
  • Relationships: Municipalities/union parishad, private enterprises, cleaner cooperatives, project management, LGED/DPHE and other relevant units
  • Financial scope: As assigned or delegated
  • Duration of contract: Initially for two years, renewable upon satisfactory performance and budget availability
  • Nature of contract: Regular
  • Grade : D
  • Travel : Frequent travel to projects areas outside Dhaka

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Based in Dhaka, the "Programme Manager" is responsible for managing the implementation of projects on water, sanitation, hygiene (WASH) services and waste management in five municipalities/ union parishad along with other relevant initiatives in close collaboration with different internal units and multiple stakeholders.
  • Responsibilities:
  • Manage and supervise projects at field level those are working under the assigned projects
  • Manage contract with implementing partners and their staff at different levels to ensure their deliverables
  • Coordinate municipal level projects implementation process in close collaboration with municipal representatives and staff
  • Facilitate and/or strengthen the committee for pro-poor service delivery at municipality/union parishad level
  • Contribute to evidence generation for policy advocacy to leveraging resources that will reflect in Strategic Business Plan
  • Build local level network with other NGOs, community organizations, banks and other financial institutions
  • Track projects expenditure against respective deliverables and manage budget
  • Support the capacity and institutional development process of relevant stakeholder and enterprises

Job Nature


Educational Requirements

Master degree in any discipline, preferably Development Studies, Public Administration, Business Studies, Economics, Engineering (BSc)

Experience Requirements

At least 10 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of 10 years of professional experience in the development sector (preferably in urban sanitation, waste management, local governance). At least 5 years of experience in managing development projects
  • Excellent facilitation, coordination, team management, reporting and presentation skill
  • Dynamic and creative, keen to learn, can collaborate with multiple groups and inspire others, takes responsibilities for on-time delivery
  • Fluency in English language and proficiency in computer application
Gender: Both
Age: Any

Job Location


Salary Range

Not mentioned

Other Benefits

Monthly Gross BDT 108,000 - 125,000 and other benefits i.e. Festival Bonus, Gratuity, PF, Insurance coverage as per organisation policy, subject to qualification and experiences.

Job Source Online Job Posting

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Company Information

House-28/A, Road-5 Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka, Bangladesh 1205