JOB OPENING

Senior Project Officer 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 implementation of SBCC and community mobilization activities at district/uapazila level and will lead planned project activities to accomplish in time and with quality. S/he will also organize and conduct orientation sessions for community clinic support groups/volunteers on SBCC Activity. The Senior Officer will work in close collaboration with the Deputy Manager- Campaign and Community Mobilization and with upazila health and family planning officials. 

Qualifications and experience

  • At least 4 years’ experience in community mobilization and SBCC activity related to maternal, newborn, and adolescent and child health (MNCAH), Nutrition and Family Planning (FP).
  • S/he is expected to have the capacity to coordinate and collaborate effectively with the Upazila authorities of MOH&FW and different government units/departments at upazila level
  • Sound knowledge on SBCC and community mobilization related to MNCAHN-FP
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Master’s Degree, preferably in Social Science or relevant discipline
  • Candidates having skills on Chittagong language will be an advantage. 

Contract length: Regular

Job Location: Chattogram

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 23, 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.