JOB OPENING

Project Manager - Environment, MPCS Project

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

The role

The Project Manager-Environment is mainly responsible to assess the existing environmental conditions, detailing mitigation measures, monitoring activities and reporting for the project which contains repairing, refurbishment, WASH activities, earthwork and others civil construction/ repairing work. S/he will closely work with PM-Engineering and will monitor and implementation of IEE/EIA/EMP in the project areas according to regulations and guidelines of USAID.  The incumbent will responsible to building capacity of Project Staff to implement and ensure USAID environmental compliance in every construction works and maintain accountability of the project activities following Save the Children code of conduct and core humanitarian Standard. S/he will provide support and technical inputs into the development, implementation and monitoring of the project and maintain close coordination with field unit, District and Local Administration and collaboration with implementing partners.

Qualifications and experience

  • Minimum 6 years of working experience including 3 years in management position, preferably in environmental examination/ assessment and management plan of civil repairing/refurbishing work.
  • Ability to develop Environmental Management Plan (EMP)/Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) based on Initial Environmental Examination, detailing mitigation measures, monitoring activities and reporting to address the adverse environmental impacts.
  • Experience in managing complex projects related to environmental and disaster risk reduction drives for children and young people, with a policy influencing dimension.
  • Demonstrated skill on documenting community consultations, issues/concerns to ensure that such concerns are addressed in the project interventions
  • Design and provide technical support and build capacity of project staff to ensuring environmental compliance in Shelter repairing and refurbishment work other structural and non-structural interventions
  • Experience of coordination with the partners, district and local administration, education authorities and assist to implement the project interventions and maintain liaison with the Humanitarian Organizations and ensure core humanitarian standard during implementation
  • Experience in USAID funded programs will be preferred
  • Proficiency in standard office computer software, e.g. MS-Office
  • Master’s Degree, preferably in Environmental Science or equivalent.

Contract length: Regular

Job Location: Cox’s Bazar

Number of vacancy: 1 (One)

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: April 20, 2019

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
‘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.