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Project Manager-Stop the Stigma

Date: 23-Jun-2022

Location: Barisal, Bangladesh

Company: Plan International

The Project:

The project “Stop the Stigma: Empowering dreams of menstruating girls in Bangladesh” envision empowering adolescent girls and young women (10-24) to tackle the challenge of stigma and taboos associated with menstruation and support to develop a conducive environment that allows enjoying improved menstrual health and hygiene in Sadar Upzilla of Bhola District. The project will contribute to create an enabling environment by involving the wider communities, including but not limited to boys and young men, government representatives, families, parents and caregivers, schools, and health facilities.

 

The Role:

The Project Manager will lead, manage and ensure smooth project implementation in Bhola District through technical and managerial support to the implementing partner. The post holder requires to work closely with implementing partner and a wide range of stakeholders likewise parents,  religious leaders, Organizations of People with Disabilities (OPDs), Local Government, Education Department, Department of Public Health and Engineering (DPHE), Teachers, SMCs, Community Clinics, Family Welfare Centre, private sectors mainly engaged in menstrual products, local female entrepreneurs based in schools and community, WASH cluster, Health Cluster and National Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) platforms, etc. in order to improve access of MHM supply and enhance knowledge to contribute in developing supporting attitude in family and community. S/he will also monitor quality of outputs alongside ensure the evidence-based reporting of the outputs/outcomes of the project are according to organisational compliance. S/he will ensure the document of good learnings from the field for Donor and also for policy advocacy. Also responsible for ensuring work environment for the team and maintain good team work within project and also in country program.

 

What we’re looking for:

We need a self-motivated and energetic individual with Master’s Degree preferably in Social Science or any other relevant subject from a reputed University. The person should have at least 03-05 years’ managerial experience in a development organisation dealing with social development issues preferably skilled in SRHR, community mobilization, communication, partnership management and adherence to child protection issues. Experience of project budget management with knowledge on donor compliances. Working experience in char and hard to reach areas is an added advantage. Ability to analyse field challenges, information and circumstances to provide quick and quality solutions with effective communication skills with expertise of using various technological tools.

 

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Location: Bhola under Barisal Divisional Office

Monthly Consolidated Salary Range: Tk. 110,000.00 to Tk. 130,000.00 (may vary based on experience)

Other Benefits: Life Insurance, Hospitalization Insurance along with Out Patient Treatment Benefit

Duration: Upto April 2025

Last Date for Application: 02 July 2022

 

Plan International Bangladesh is committed to ending gender inequality, and achieving a gender balanced workforce. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted. References will be taken along with background check and Anti-terrorism screening in conformity with Plans Global Policy on Safeguarding Children and Young People.

 

We promote competitive salary, female friendly workplace, outstanding co-workers (who are respectful, professional, unbiased and easy to work with); equal opportunity that mean equal access to promotion, leadership role or incentive programme.

 

Plan follows an equal opportunity policy and actively encourages diversity welcoming applications from all especially women and people living with disability.

 

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