About ADRA

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency is a global humanitarian organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church that demonstrates God’s love and compassion. ADRA works with people in poverty and distress to create just and positive change through empowering partnerships and responsible action.

Position: Gender Coordinator

Job Location:

Cox's Bazar (Teknaf)


Till December 2018, Further Extension depends on Donor Funds


Gender Coordinator should have extensive past experience working on projects that involved a significant focus on gender integration and social inclusion, to include carrying out SI analyses and the development of action plans to integrate marginalized populations across program components. This is a locally-based position with frequent travel to Project regions; Gender Coordinator will be reporting to Project Manager. The project aims to reduce suffering, maintain human dignity and save lives among conflict-affected Rohingya refugees, particularly the most vulnerable groups.

Job Description / Responsibility


Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor of Social Science (BSS) in Gender Studies, Sociology, International Development
  • Skills Required: Gender

Experience Requirements

  • 5 to 6 year(s)
  • The applicants should have experience in the following area(s): 
    • Advisor/ Consultant, Communication/ Public Relation/ Media

Additional Requirements

  • Age Age 35 to 45 years
  • Excellent knowledge of gender and social inclusion issues including social, political, and cultural gender norms and challenges
  • Excellent knowledge of the status of vulnerable and marginalized populations within Project area and their engagement in social, political, and cultural realms
  • Experience designing, leading and conducting gender and social inclusion analyses, as well as integrating and implementing findings into program design.
  • Experience building capacity of local stakeholders on gender and social inclusion issues.
  • Experience integrating social inclusion in community participatory engagement or advocacy preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership, supervisory and organizational skills
  • Ability to listen and adapt
  • High level of interpersonal and communication skills

Salary Range: Negotiable

Other Benefits:

The Process:

Gender Specialist - Need to work specially with Rohingya people regarding gender issue. Females are encouraged to apply for this position.

Application Deadline: October 20th 2018