Career Opportunity  

BRAC envisions a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. Founded in 1972, BRAC has grown to be one of the world’s leading development organisations, dedicated to alleviating poverty and empowering the poor globally. Continuing this work, BRAC has taken on the Humanitarian Crisis Management Programme in the Ukhia and Teknaf Upazila of Cox’s Bazar district, where over a million Rohingyas have taken refuge, and host communities continue to struggle from the impact of the influx.    


Team Lead, Health (Contractual), Humanitarian Crisis Management Project (HCMP)

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Provide thematic and technical support to ensure implementation of strategy, approach and standard of HCMP health sector
  • Coordinate with all health sectors of government, UN and NGOs at district and sub-district levels
  • Maintain an overview of all emergency health programme in technical areas of expertise within the region and carry out monitoring and evaluation visit as required
  • Provide support to fundraising efforts for humanitarian health capacity building programme
  • Maintain liaise between all the functional sectors of HCMP as needed
  • Provide input into the Performance Management of respective team members
  • Prepare contingency plan for the region for any emergency; flood, cyclone, land sliding etc.
  • Lead/contribute and work together to overcome any health related outbreak
  • Prepare reports for donors, government, UN agencies and internal stakeholders on regular basis

Educational Requirements:

  • MBBS from any reputed public or private university/ institution. Candidates having MPH will get preference

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years’ of relevant work experience is required. Experience of work on Health in emergency is added advantage

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Clear understanding of health related issues in context of emergency situation
  • Strong motivation to work under pressure and focused on delivering results by taking calculated-risks and problem solving approach
  • Sound knowledge on MIS, budget and result frameworks
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with high level of proficiency in relevant
    computer applications, particularly Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships, networking in
    a multicultural environment
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment, setting priorities
    and meet deadlines
  • Strong physical ability to do field work in harsh camp conditions
  • Excellent team management and leadership skills

Age Range: N/A

  Salary and benefits  

Salary Range: Negotiable

Other Benefits: Festival Bonus, Health & Life Insurance and others

Job Location: BRAC Humanitarian Crisis Management Programme based in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh with frequent travel to camps and host communities in Ukhia and Teknaf sub- districts


Application Deadline: 07/ December/ 2018

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