Manager, Hygiene Promotion and Coordination, Water Sanitation and Hygiene Programme (Contractual)

Bangladesh Rural Advancement Committee (BRAC)

Dhaka, Bangladesh 🇧🇩

Location: Head OfficeDate Posted: August 8, 2022Last Date of Application: August 15, 2022BRAC is an international development organisation founded in Bangladesh that partners with over 100 million people living with inequality and poverty globally to create sustainable opportunities to realise potential.

Join BRAC’s WASH programme to be part of the vision to ensure that everyone, everywhere has safe drinking water, a hygienic toilet, and practices good hygiene. We deliver services to people living in hard-to-reach, climate affected and underserved urban areas using a multidimensional approach – from financing WASH markets to building partnerships with local governments. Active since 2006, the programme has significantly contributed to Bangladesh attaining the Millennium Development Goals national WASH target, and is believed to be the largest NGO-managed WASH programme in the world. Working at brac is not like any other job. It is a platform where you can bring about real change for people who need it the most. We are not just dreaming of a better world, we are building it. Join us to find the way.

Job Purpose

  • To facilitate the effective and efficient implementation of behavior change and hygiene promotion and increase the hygiene expertise of programme staff by giving information through proper management in accordance with the culture and practices of the local population.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support to WASH team on behavior change and hygiene promotion activities
  • Ensure quality of implementation works by preparing BCC/IEC/guidelines
  • Facilitate staff training for building capacity of project staff to achieve the project goal  
  • Supervision and monitoring of behavior change activities through regular field visit
  • Development of implementable innovative ideas on hygiene promotion
  • Support field operation team for implementation of hygiene promotion activities
  • Prepare BCC report, budgetary allocation of different BCC materials and assist in writing project proposal
  • Liaison with different government and non-government organizations and agencies

SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure the safety of team members from any harm, abuse, neglect, harassment and exploitation to achieve the programme’s goals on safeguarding implementation. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
  • Practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding standards in every course of action.
  • Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so

Additional Job Requirements

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Presentation skills through multimedia in forum or meeting
  • Computer Literacy (MS-Word, Excel, power point etc.)
  • Excellent speaking and writing skill both in Bangla and English
  • Negotiation and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge about BCC/IEC materials development

Educational Requirements

Masters in Mass Communication/ Marketing/ MDS or any other relevant subject from any recognised university

Experience Requirements

Minimum 3 years of experience in relevant field

Benefits

Festival Bonus, Health and Life Insurance and others as per policy


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DEGREE REQUIRED

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