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BRAC’s vision is a world free from all forms of exploitation and discrimination where everyone has the opportunity to realise their potential. The organisation was founded in Bangladesh in 1972 and acts as a catalyst, creating opportunities for people to transform their lives. BRAC believes in integrity, inclusiveness, effectiveness, and innovation in all areas of work. BRAC uses an integrated model to change systems of inequity, through social development programmes, humanitarian response, social enterprises, socially responsible investments and a university. It operates in conflict-prone and post-disaster settings in 11 countries across Asia and Africa.

BRAC is a global leader in developing cost-effective, evidence-based programmes, and has been ranked the #1 NGO in the world for the last four years consecutively by NGO Advisor.


Position: Head of Fund’s Secretariat (Contractual), Climate Bridge Trust Fund

Job Description/Responsibilities:

  • Address/ prepare a long-term strategic and financial plan for the project
  • Strengthening partnerships and fundraising to establish a long-term financial mechanism
  • Finalise Annual Grants Report, Operation Report and Procurement Report for submission to the Board of Trustees
  • Construct a system of metrics to provide evidence of the impacts of the fund
  • Recommend any needed changes in procurement policies and procedures for approval by Board of Trustees
  • Approve evaluation reports and recommendations for awarding of grant(s) or procurement contract(s).
  • Award and signing of contracts
  • Guide/ supervise the finalisation and roll out of qualitative and quantitative monitoring tools including impact assessment of the activities done
  • Ensure the proper designing and initiation of implementation of the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Guide the team to promote innovative technologies to address special concerns to establish and operation of the Fund

Educational Requirements:

  • Masters in social science/ science/ environment science/ international development/ urban planning or any other relevant subjects from any recognised university/ institution

Experience Requirements:

  • Minimum 12 years of relevant working experience in the field of climate change and disaster risk reduction

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Proven skills in managing climate change and disaster risk reduction projects and
  • Excellent understanding on fundraising, grants management, effective
    project implementation and supervision
  • Strong leadership skill with sound knowledge on strategic planning and reporting
    to donor and other relevant authorities
  • Excellent written and oral communication both in English and Bangla
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Power Point and using internet based communications
    tools and applications
  Salary and benefits  

Salary Range: Negotiable

Other Benefits: As per organisation policy

Job Location: Climate Bridge Trust Fund's Secretariat, Dhaka


Last Apply Date : 15/June/2019

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