Vacancy Announcement

Assistant Project Officer
IUCN Bangladesh Country Office


International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is a membership Union uniquely composed of both government and civil society organisations. It provides public, private and non-governmental organisations with the knowledge and tools that enable human progress, economic development, and nature conservation to take place together.

IUCN Bangladesh, with support from UNHCR, has been implementing a year-long project entitled ‘Biodiversity Conflict Mitigation around the Refugee Camp of Cox’s Bazar District'. This initiative will implement humanelephant conflict mitigation measures in and around the forcibly displaced Myanmar citizen’s camp in Cox’s Bazar involving the refugee and host communities. It will further raise environmental awareness among the refugees and local community, and will conduct advocacy with other stakeholders for overall, long-term environmental improvement of the camp area and beyond. To assist project implementation, IUCN Bangladesh is seeking competent individuals to apply for the following position. This position is based in Cox’s Bazar, but the incumbents will require travelling to Dhaka frequently.


The Assistant Project Officer will be part of a diversified team and will primarily assist the Project Manager and the team members in day-to-day operations, undertaking project performance monitoring, impact monitoring, reporting, and development of new initiatives, for the successful implementation of the project and sustenance of its positive impacts, in the light of IUCN’s and UNHCR’s policies, guidelines, strategies, and codes. Visit the following link for detailed job description, requirements, and salary and to apply for this position.

This is a local recruitment. Only Bangladeshi nationals are eligible to apply. The recruitment and benefits package for above positions are established with reference to the local labour market and in line with the IUCN conditions of service for Bangladesh.


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Applicants are requested to apply online through the HR Management System,
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Only short-listed candidates will be notified