Job Opportunity

Founded 80 years ago, Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children's development organisations in the world. We work in 52 countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty. In 2015, Plan International worked with 100 million children in 85,282 communities. Plan International is independent, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations but having a vision of a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect people's rights and dignity.

Plan International has been operating in Bangladesh since 1994. Plan International seeks to ensure the rights of children to education, health, safe water and sanitation, protection, youth social and economic empowerment and climate change, environmental degradation and natural or man-made disaster hazards throughout the country.

Manager Research & Knowledge Management

Based at Country Office

Competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the qualified and deserving candidate

Responsibilities of the position:

The Manager-Research & Knowledge Management will be responsible for leading the research and evaluation activities of the organisations in consultation with Head -MER&KM and facilitating the knowledge management in the organisation. The position is crucial to contribute in enhancing programme quality and effectiveness. This position will also be responsible for contributing in designing programmes to realise child rights and policy advocacy.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least Postgraduate degree, preferably in Sociology, Anthropology, Economics, Development Studies and Statistics, or any other relevant field;
  • At least 7 years’ experience to work in research and evaluation at research organisations or international development organizations.
  • Ability to conduct and manage research and evaluation independently.
  • Number of publications as lead researcher is preferred. 
  • Skill in using software of data analysis and MS Excel.

To Apply:

Interested candidates meeting the above requirements should apply online by 18 August 2018 at:
Manager-Research & KM

Plan International Bangladesh is committed to ending gender inequality, and achieving a gender balanced workforce. Women are strongly encouraged to apply. Those who have applied before need not apply.      
Attractive salary with admissible benefits like PF and Gratuity will be offered to deserving candidate.

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As a child-centred development organisation, committed to the wellbeing of children and to supporting the Convention on the Rights of the Child, we do not tolerate child abuse.

We are an equal opportunities employer