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ISCG Associate Access Coordinator

Date: 28-Jul-2022

Location: Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Company: Plan International

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. Plan International envisages a world in which all children and young people realise their full potential, a vision now shared by the 193 Heads of State and Government who adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015. Our core values bind us together and hold us to high standards for how we expect ourselves and those we work with to behave. They are our guiding principles to the way we work and help us to understand how to put our organisational purpose-Advancing Children’s Rights and Equality for Girls into practice.

 

Plan International Bangladesh is looking for an ISCG Associate Access Coordinator to increase coordination, efficiencies, as well as enhance collaboration on the critical issue of access for the Refugee programme. This is a two year post funded by Global Affairs Canada through Lifting Healthy, Empowered and Protected Girls and Women (LEAP) project in Cox’s Bazar. This role will be administered by Plan International but will report to the ISCG Senior Access Advisor, with a dotted reporting line to Country Director of Plan International Bangladesh.

 

The Inter-Sector Coordination Group (ISCG) coordinates the refugee response in Cox’s Bazar (CXB) that is host to over 900,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar residing in 33 camps. In 2022, it comprises of staff from seven organizations who work to coordinate and support over 100 national and international NGOs and UN agencies to (1) work towards the sustainable repatriation of refugees (2) strengthen the protection of refugees (3) deliver life-saving assistance (4) foster the well-being of Bangladeshi host communities and (5) strengthen disaster risk reduction (DRR) and combat climate change.

The ISCG (1) supports inter-sector coordination (2) supports cross cutting issues such as PSEA, humanitarian access, and emergency preparedness and response, external relations and information management (3) supports coordination of activities that are not situated with one specific agency in the response such as development assistance. The ISCG works closely with The Government of Bangladesh in CXB, the nine UN agencies, the numerous international and national NGOs, the sectors and working groups, and the donor community. While transitioning from an emergency to a protracted crisis, this operation is not stagnant but rather, remains vibrant, agile, yet challenging.

 

Please find the detailed ToR in this link: ISCG Associate Access Coordinator

 

Location: Cox's Bazar

Contract Duration: 2 years

Closing Date: 11 August 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 offer 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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