Job title: MEAL Officer

Annual Salary: BDT 14,77,717 gross per annum + medical reimbursement, provident fund, gratuity, life and medical insurance

Location: Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

Contract Status: Till June 2023 (with possibility of extension)

Closing date:  22 January 2022

About us

Christian Aid exists to create a world where everyone can live a full life, free from poverty. We are a global movement of people, churches and local organisations who passionately champion dignity, equality and justice worldwide. We are the changemakers, the peacemakers, the mighty of heart. Christian Aid is a UK based organization partnering with others to end poverty in Bangladesh. At the heart of this vision is transformation of the lives of people who live in poverty, empowering them to have a brighter future.  With a diversity of contexts, cultures and practices, combined with a highly varied portfolio of programmes offers an enriching opportunity for a mid-level humanitarian professional to contribute their expertise to eradicating poverty and fighting social injustice.

About the Role

The role holder will support Christian Aid’s response to the humanitarian crisis in Bangladesh with special focuses on monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning sector interventions. S/he will support Christian Aid’s funded programmes which are implemented by Christian Aid and it partners in Cox’s Bazar and any other programme area assigned by management. The role holder will assist in the implementation of MEAL Strategy and Plan in Rohingya Refuse Crisis Response Programme in Cox’s Bazar. The role holder will conduct participatory monitoring activities with partners including assessments. Ensure the high quality and the accurance of data collection (using hard and softwrd tools). Analyse the information and timly reporting on line with project and sectoral activities timeline. Provide regulat feeback on monitoring, accontbaility and learning obervations and findings. Provide technical guidance while overseeing MEAL activities at field level.

About you

You have experience working with a diverse portfolio of partners/consortiums in emergencies specially crisis affected refugee’s context. You have experience meeting the compliance and reporting requirements of institutional donors and your expertise on reporting, documentation and assessment and skills on media mobilisation, inclusion, gender and accountability. You are competent in the use of various planning, monitoring, evaluation and learning tools and methodologies can strengthen partner capacity. You will have a degree in social sciences or related fields and good written and spoken English.

Further information

This role is a national position and requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based

We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

Christian Aid is committed to providing a safe and trusted environment for every person connected to the work we do; and to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour including sexual harassment and exploitation, abuse, and financial misconduct. Any candidate offered a job with Christian Aid is expected to share and demonstrate our values and adhere to Christian Aid’s Safeguarding policy and sign Christian Aid’s Code of Conduct.

You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance. Terms and conditions will vary depending on the location.

How to Apply

To apply for this post and download detailed role profile logon to: Christian Aid Jobs. Or  MEAL Officer
Interested candidates are requested to submit their updated CV and supporting statement expressing their interest and suitability in the role and complete the application online form by or before 22 January 2022

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Please note CVs via email will not be accepted.  Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  If you have not been contacted by February 28, 2022, please assume your application was unsuccessful.

Christian Aid values diversity and aspires to reflect this in our workforce.  We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of caste, race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.