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Project Manager
Practical Action - Bangladesh

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Full Time
: Any
: At least 7 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Dhaka
Salary Range
: Not mentioned
: Jan 30, 2019
: Feb 13, 2019

Job Context

  • Reporting to : Programme Manager/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 : E
  • Travel: Frequent travel to projects areas outside Dhaka

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Based in Dhaka, the "Project Manager" is responsible for managing the implementation of project 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 project team at field level those are working under the assigned project
  • Manage contract with implementing partners and their staff at different levels to ensure their deliverables
  • Coordinate municipal level project implementation process in close collaboration with municipal representatives and staff
  • Facilitate and/or strengthening the committee for pro-poor service delivery at municipality/union parishad level
  • Contribute to evidence generation for policy advocacy and development of knowledge productsBuild local level network with other NGOs, community organizations, banks and other financial institutions
  • Track project expenditure against respective deliverables and manage budget
  • Support the capacity and institutional development process of relevant stakeholder and enterprises

Job Nature

Full Time

Educational Requirements

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

Experience Requirements

At least 7 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of 07 years of professional experience in the development sector (preferably in urban sanitation, waste management). At least 2 years of experience in working with local government while implementing various development project
  • 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 80,000 - 100,000 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