Background: DRRA is one of the largest development organizations in the field of disability in Bangladesh, devoted to the inclusive society and operating programs in 30 districts with implementing partners. It is working to make positive changes in the lives of persons with disabilities through creating an enabling environment and inclusive society. DRRA is promoting multi-sector Community-based Rehabilitation (CBR) which covers the key domains of well-being: health, education, livelihood, social inclusion and the empowerment of persons with disabilities and their families. DRRA is planning to appoint a Project Coordinator for implement its` project namely `CCDIDRM (Community Centered Disability Inclusive Disaster Risk Management)`. Project Coordinator will independently lead the project for implementation in the field under direct supervision of Program Manager - DRM & CCA and overall guidance of Team Leader/Head-Program of DRRA. S/he should be sound on effective leadership, planning, implementation, commitment to rights of Persons with Disabilities in Disaster Risk Management.
Type of the position: Contractual for 2 years 9 months with possibility of extension upon satisfactory performance and availability of funds. Reporting to: Program Manager- DRM& CCA Direct supervision: 05-07 staffs
Relationships: Internal- MIS, QA, Technical and Monitoring & Evaluation team, External- Multi-level stakeholders: local Disaster Management, Health, Education and local government, DPOs including all Beneficiaries. Duty Station: Project Office, CCDIDRM at Satkhira district with frequent field visits to project areas and Head office of DRRA at Dhaka.
Masters in any discipline (Preferably Disaster Management, Development studies, Social Science) from any renowned university. Minimum 3 first divisions / Class/ CGPA 3.00 (out of 4). No 3rd division/class will be considered