Currently Bangladesh Red Crescent Society is looking for a suitable Bangladeshi national for the following position under Population Movement Operation (PMO), Cox`s Bazar:
Duration of contract : Initially Up to 31st December 2021 (with possibility of extension). Organizational Unit/Department : Disaster Risk Reduction Sector, PMO.
Reporting line : Deputy Head of Sub Office, IFRC /Assistant Director, PMO, BDRCS. Duty station : PMO Office, Cox`s Bazar.
Job Purpose: DRR Coordinator will provide the essential support in implementing DRR activities in sub-districts of Cox`s Bazar. The key responsibilities will be to implement the DRR interventions planned for Comprehensive Community Resilience Program under Population Movement Operation including Cyclone Preparedness (CPP) aligning with the Coastal Disaster Risk Reduction program of BDRCS and to improve accountability for the Bangladeshi community people`s needs in line with their cultural norms and traditions. The position will be responsible for representing BDRCS maintaining coordination with relevant stakeholders working on DRR interventions in Cox`s Bazar. The incumbent will be also responsible to adhere the RCRC fundamental Principles and Humanitarian Code of Conduct during the implementation of DRR interventions. S/he is expected to maintain a respectful, courteous, accountable and transparent working relationship with all members of all sectors of BDRCS, CPP, IFRC and Partner National Societies (PNSs) offices.
Master's degree in Disaster Management, Environmental Science, Development Studies or Social Science or related discipline (Education qualification will be relaxed in case of potential/ experienced candidates).