JOB OPENING

Deputy Manager - Campaign & Community Mobilization, Ujjiban Project

Save the Children invites application for the above mentioned position for Ujjiban Project. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for the potential female candidates. 

The role

This position will be responsible for leading the implementation of SBCC (Social and Behavior Change Communication) and community mobilization activities of the project and will support mapping of SBCC stakeholders and ongoing SBCC activities in selected districts. S/he will support development and implementation of district SBCC plan jointly with key stakeholders and will also provide guidance to Senior Project Officer for mobilization of community clinic support groups/ volunteers to supplement work of trained FWAs and HAs in the respective districts. S/he will also lead development and functioning of district level SBCC coordination committees and organize joint supervisory visits for the members to monitor the progress and quality of SBCC and community mobilization activities. S/he will work in close collaboration with the Divisional Manager- SBCC Activity and GOB district/upazila health and family planning managers. 

Qualifications and experience

  • At least 5 years’ experience, including 3 years in management position, preferably in community mobilization and SBCC activity related to maternal, new born, adolescent and child health (MNCAH), Nutrition and Family Planning (FP).
  • Demonstrated experience to work with District level Health and Family Planning managers is essential. And knowledge about the national health programs
  • S/he is expected to have the capacity to coordinate and collaborate effectively with MOHFW district authorities and different government units/departments at district level.
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office. 
  • Master’s Degree, preferably in Social Science/Communication/ Public Health or relevant discipline.

Contract length: Regular

Job Location: Chattogram

Number of vacancy: 2 (Two)

The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard. 

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

For detailed job description and to apply online, please visit: http://bangladesh.savethechildren.net

Application deadline: March 16, 2019

Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.