Deputy Program Manager

Company: Solidarites Bangladesh
Category: NGO/Development
Deadline: March 24, 2012


Start of the activities: April 01, 2012
Duration of the contract: 10 Months

Presentation of the organization:

SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL is an international humanitarian organization which provides aid and assistance to victims of war and natural disasters. For the past 30 years, the organization’s vocation has been to meet the three vital needs - drinking, eating and sheltering – of vulnerable populations around the world. Our programs mainly focus on emergency relief actions related to water and sanitation but also related to food security as well as shelter and infrastructure rehabilitation and reconstruction. Currently SOLIDARITES INTERNATIONAL is looking for one dynamic and energetic Civil Engineer for their FRESH program in Tala, Satkhira.

Responsibilities and description of tasks:

Collect information and assist in the quality analysis of the activities carried out
Implement activities in accordance with Solidarites International technical requirements and financial donor criteria
Adhere to measure and monitor activity and result indicators
Plan and monitor distribution of construction materials as per schedule and provide the logistics department with lists of stock that has been decentralized for the activity (“field” stock)
Use management, monitoring and evaluation tools in the activities
Supervise operational teams, contracted suppliers and communities, monitor the efficient use of resources provided
Assist in creating committees, training and monitoring them
Pre-empt any difficulties linked to carrying out the activities and facilitate problem solving
Propose that activities are adapted as the context and indicators change
Prepare a list of personnel, material and financial resources with the program manager according to the set schedule
Ensure compliance with national and international norms and quality standards relating to his/her activities
Support the Program Manager in solving problems among team members, or between teams and partners, communities and beneficiaries
Identify and pass on team training needs, activities, etc.
Act as the liaison in the field between the various Program officers
Facilitate communication between Solidarites International and communities, beneficiaries and other parties in the area

B.Sc / Diploma in Civil Engineering or other relevant field
Minimum of 3 years experience of working with development organizations and at least 2 years with INGOs in similar position
Minimum 1 year experience in core shelter construction
Good command over MS Office, internet and email. Good knowledge on MS Excel is mandatory.
Excellent reporting and proposal writing skills
Excellent command on both spoken and written English and Bangla
Experienced in project management
Qualities Required : Honest, rigor, dynamic

Working place: Tala, Satkhira

From 40000 BDT

Contact Address
HR department

Phone : 01199219693

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