Job Opportunity

Founded 80 years ago, Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children's development organizations in the world. We work in 52 developing countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty. 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.

Safety and Security Manager
Based at Country Office, Dhaka for the duration of 18 months with  possible extension

Reporting to Head of Administration, the Safety and Security Manager will be responsible for the development and implementation of security guidelines and procedures in order to ensure the security of all Plan staff, program, property and image. This will involve, but is not limited to: promoting a culture of safety and security; security incident reporting; security guard oversight; monitoring the security situation in Bangladesh;  security management plan; maintaining Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other mandatory core Security documentation; coordinate effective security processes and procedures that aim to further improve Plan’s overall security management in Bangladesh; strengthen the security management structure of Plan in Bangladesh and improve the overall preventive security management structure and systems.

The ideal candidate should have minimum of bachelor degree with five years’ experience in a similar wide-ranging role; past field experience in humanitarian security work, preferably in the areas where Plan operates in Bangladesh. At least two years’ work experience in an NGO; past experience working with the military or any of the investigative disciplines. Experience in conducting participatory risk assessments and preparing situational context analysis; experience in working with child-focused development organization will be an advantage.

To Apply:

Interested candidates meeting the above requirements should apply online by 15 January 2019 using the following link:

Safety and Security Manager

Plan International Bangladesh is committed to ending gender inequality, and achieving a gender balanced workforce. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.      

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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.

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