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Country Director - Bangladesh
WaterAid Bangladesh

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Full Time
: Any
: Not mandatory
: Both
Job Location
: Dhaka
Salary Range
: Not mentioned
: Jul 09, 2019
: Jul 28, 2019

Job Context

  • WaterAid is looking for a Country Director in Bangladesh to play a vital role in our mission to make clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone, everywhere by 2030.
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  • We`re looking for people who share a commitment to our vision. We`re looking for people with an appreciation and respect for different people and ideas, and the energy and expertise to help tackle the most important challenges.
  • In return, you can expect to get inspiration from the change you help make happen, a sense of belonging and the feeling of being part of a global community. You will also experience stimulation and fulfilment, the chance to grow, and space to be yourself at your best. This is our pledge to you.

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Working within the South Asia Regional Leadership team, the Country Director WaterAid Bangladesh will:
  • Provide strategic leadership to the WaterAid Bangladesh team, build an enabling and collaborating work environment that supports staff to maximise their potential.
  • Develop and deliver the country programme strategy aligned to WaterAid's Global Strategy, organisational principles and values.
  • Promote fundraising from all acceptable sources and be accountable for effective and transparent use of financial resources.
  • Facilitate and strengthen relationships amongst key WASH sector actors and represent WaterAid at the relevant forums within the sector, nationally and internationally.

Job Nature

Full Time

Educational Requirements

Master's degree qualification in a relevant subject (development studies, social sciences, health, educations or civil engineering)

Experience Requirements

Not mandatory

Job Requirements

  • Extensive proven experience of working at a senior level with strategic leadership, management and financial accountabilities.
  • Track record of leading and managing a multi-disciplinary team of professionals, preferably in water and sanitation sector with proven leadership and empowering management style which builds trust and high performing diverse teams.
  • Proven record of raising funds from government and/or international agencies (bilateral/multilateral), managing large budgets with diverse international donor base
  • Fully committed to WaterAid's vision, mission and values and a way of working that demonstrates this, with the ability to communicate this enthusiasm to others.
Gender: Both
Age: Any

Job Location


Salary Range

Not mentioned

Other Benefits

Attractive salary and benefits

Job Source Online Job Posting

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Company Information

House 97/B, Road 25, Block-A, Banani, Dhaka-1213