SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL is an international humanitarian organization based in Paris, France, which provides aid and assistance to victims of war and natural disasters. For the past 35 years, the organization’s vocation has been to meet the three vital needs - drinking, eating and sheltering – of vulnerable populations around the world. Our programs mainly focus on emergency relief actions related to water and sanitation but also related to food security as well as shelter and infrastructure rehabilitation and reconstruction.

IGA Officer

Affectation: Teknaf, Bangladesh
Possible Start of the activities: October 30, 2018
Number of positions: 03
Duration of the contract: up to June 30, 2019 (with possibility of extension), Based on the implementation of new ISR, duration and terms of conditions of the position may change.

Responsibilities and description of tasks:

The IGA Officer will support to set up Monitoring and training, the cash or in-kind support to targeted bnf's for Income Generating activities, ensuring that Solidarités International technical recommendations and procedures are followed. H/She ensures that all activities are implemented and carried out to a high standard and, if necessary, proposes adjustment or improvements to guarantee a high standard.

His/ her main responsibilities in below:

Activity relevance, quality and creation

  • Participate for the IGA identification and preparation with possible risk management
  • Collect information and assist in the quality analysis of the activities to be carried out
  • Ensure that the activities for which s/he is responsible reach the required results

Implementation and operational monitoring

  • Implement activities in accordance with Solidarités International technical requirements and financial donor criteria
  • Plan the activities for which S/he is responsible, in accordance with the deadlines and technical specificities that have been set
  • Use management, monitoring and evaluation tools in the activities
  • Organize community consultancy meetings, conduct HHs assessments, Market assessments and assist MEAL team for CRM issues.
  • Organize technical trainings with collaboration of line manager.
  • Ensure regular monitoring & follow up activities with the beneficiaries.
  • Assist in creating groups/committees, training and monitoring them (if needed)
  • Provide necessary technical support to the selected beneficiaries.
  • Adhere to, measure and monitor activity and result indicators
  • Pre-empt any difficulties linked to carrying out the activities and facilitate problem solving

Reporting / communication

  • Pass on to the Line Manager any information on the security context, or any event that may have potential consequences on Solidarités International activities and team security
  • Write up reports on the progress of activities for which s/he is responsible-follow up, information for case study & success story etc.
  • On request, participate in meetings and workshops related to his/her field of activity and write up minutes for them, if necessary
  • Fill out and update the activity sheet provided in the Tool box
  • Archive his/her monitoring tools and files in the Solidarités International office, where they can be accessed by the line manager
  • Facilitate communication between Solidarités International and communities, authorities, beneficiaries and other parties in the area
  • Present to the population and local authorities the nature of field operations
  • Remain in touch with the population and local authorities to understand needs, complaints, and major events that may have an impact on the activities of Solidarités International.
  • Communicate with other team members on activity results

The above list is a non-exhaustive one, nor limitative.

Qualifications and Competencies: 

  • Higher Secondary School Certificate.
  • Female candidates are highly recommended to apply
  • Minimum of 2 years professional experience in humanitarian and/or development programs and in the relevant field.
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office
  • Proficiency on local language can be an added value

Salary Range: Monthly consolidated salary BDT 38,300/- and other benefits as per HR policy of SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL.

ORG CHART POSITION (reporting and functional relationships)
Line Manager: IGA supervisor

Application dead line: Wednesday Wednesday 17th October, 2018.

Only short listed candidates will be invited for test and interview.
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