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Programme Head, Human Rights and Legal Aid Services (HRLS) Programme

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Full Time
: Any
: At least 7 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Dhaka
Salary Range
: Negotiable
: Feb 07, 2019
: Feb 15, 2019

Job Context

Job Location: BRAC Head Office

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Assist to prepare and implement strategic plan of HRLS in collaboration with Director, Social Compliance and HRLS
  • Provide guidance and contribute in development of project proposal & concept notes
  • Assist HRLS management in strategic decisions and corresponding analysis as and when needed
  • Provide strategic inputs to identify new business opportunities and work on fundraising as directed by Director
  • Supervise HRLS Field Operations Management regarding programme implementation, staffing, staff capacity building, performance assessments etc.
  • Conduct analysis of performance, efficiency and effectiveness of field operations through monitoring, meeting, data analysis, presentations and be the focal for M&E framework and AOPs
  • Supervise the social enterprise of HRLS, raising funds for the program by networking and maintaining liaison with relevant donors
  • Raising profile of the programme through data generation and advocacy
  • Take a leadership role in multi-level meeting with the field and facilitate open channels of two-way communication
  • Primary liaison with Human Resource Division regarding HR related matters including recruitment, performance management, transfer, organogram and any other procedural requirements
  • Conduct analysis of HRLS progress of activities and components in terms of targets and existing budget and set subsequent program targets for the future
  • Provide guidance, analysis and editing help in writing program overviews, annual progress reports and in preparing communications materials
  • Provide guidance in developing budgets for new initiatives and existing projects and also in responding to audits and monitoring departments.

Job Nature

Full Time

Educational Requirements

  • LLM or LLB from any recognised university/ institution. No 3rd division/ class or below CGPA is acceptable

Experience Requirements

At least 7 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 7 years' experience in development sector specially in the field of legal advocacy, human rights, gender rights where minimum 4 years' experience of programme management is prerequisite
  • Demonstrable understanding of development sector, legal and human rights related issues
  • Excellent leadership capability with necessary analytical, organisational and programme management skills
  • Proven experiences in program development, financial management, advocacy & networking, M&E and knowledge management, partnership, proposal and report writing etc.
  • Excellent knowledge of the critical policy issues and country wide existing legal framework
  • Excellent communicator with strong writing and verbal communication skills both in English and Bangla
Gender: Both
Age: Any

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Other Benefits

  • Festival Bonus, Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, Health and Life Insurance and others

Job Source Online Job Posting

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Company Information

BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212