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ActionAid Bangladesh is looking for suitable candidates for the following position:

Officer - Information Management

Project : Site Management in Mainnerghonna Project
Department : Humanitarian Response
Location of posting : Ukhia
Types of Contract : Fixed term contract
Duration of Contract : Up to 31 March, 2019
Number of Position : 2
Salary and Benefits : Monthly Gross Salary will be 62,500/- with other admissible benefits such as medical benefit, group life insurance etc.

Project Summary
Over 1 million of Forcibly Displaced Myanmar Citizen (with the majority comprising women and children), took shelter in camps in Cox’s Bazar in southern Bangladesh on August 2017. The Government of Bangladesh, together with national and international partners, have pro‐actively responding to this crisis with a massive humanitarian response, allocating 2,000 acres of land and coordinating and providing critical assistance such as food, nutrition, shelter, water, health & hygiene, and psycho‐social and basic education services to the camps, settlements and host communities.

ActionAid is implementing site management activities in Camp 11 and 12 funded by IOM. Besides, ActionAid have few ongoing programmes in different sectors e.g. Protection, WASH, NFI etc. inside the camps. As a response agency since September 2017, ActionAid has developed relationships with a range of camp actors, including the Rohingya and their representatives and successfully doing the site management role. ActionAid is working with IOM to address critical humanitarian gaps and need through site management by coordination & collaboration with different stakeholders. Information management, linking community with different service providers, camp operations, and DRR and site improvement are the major activities of site management project.

Key responsibilities include (not limited to)

  • Designing necessary data collection forms, ensuring that the purpose and use of data collected is clear and that questions are simple, clear and collectable;
  • Organising and managing data input from data collection forms and conduct initial analysis of the data;
  • Conducting needs and gap identification for the relevant sector based on the data collected,
  • Performing advisory and technical assignments in the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS);
  • Locating GIS datasets and/or GIS contacts from various agencies, countries, cities and explicit districts;
  • Update 4W matrix with information and data from the relevant sector.


  • S/he will report to Team Leader- Information Management.

Required Educational Qualification and Experiences


  • A University degree, in relevant subject areas such as Social Sciences, Development Studies, Management. Experience in the sector will also be considered favourably.


  • Proven working experience in field-based activities for at least 01 year.
  • Work experience in humanitarian response will be given preference.

Required Competencies

  • Knowledge and understanding of the complexity related to refugee situations;
  • Proficiency in English is obligatory, ability to speak the local Chittagong dialect is a plus.

Application instructions
Only those who meet the above requirements are requested to apply following these instructions:

  • Last date of application is Thursday, 15 November 2018. Due to emergency, recruitment will be on rolling. The interested candidates are requested to apply before deadline
  • Please Click Here to submit your application.

ActionAid Bangladesh aims to attract and select a diverse workforce ensuring equal opportunity to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion. Any personal persuasion/phone-call will result in disqualification of candidature.

ActionAid Bangladesh has a non-negotiable policy of ZERO TOLERANCE towards child abuse, exploitation and child labor and expects all employees to abide by the Child Protection Policy of ActionAid Bangladesh.