✫✫ Job @ Plan International Bangladesh Deputy County Director - Operations
Founded 75 years ago, Plan International is one of the oldest and largest children's development organizations in the world. We work in 50 developing countries across Africa, Asia and the Americas to promote child rights and lift millions of children out of poverty. In 2012, Plan worked with 84 million children in 90,131 communities. Plan International is independent, with no religious, political or governmental affiliations but having a vision of a world in which all children realize their full potential in societies that respect people's rights and dignity.
Plan has been operating in Bangladesh since 1994. Plan seeks to ensure the rights of children to education, health, safe water and sanitation, protection, youth social and economic empowerment and climate change, environmental degradation and natural or man-made disaster hazards throughout the country.
Deputy County Director - Operations Regular position + Based in Dhaka Consolidated monthly Salary: Tk. 170,691 – 213,364 (higher salary may be offered to experienced and deserving candidate)
Reporting to the Country Director, the Deputy Country Director (DCD) Operations will be responsible for providing leadership for the development and implementation of all operational procedures and processes for admin, Finance, ICT and security aspects within the broader guidelines of Plan International. The post holder will be responsible for the smooth implementation and monitoring of these administrative, finance, ICT and security policies and guidelines within the implementation of Plan International Bangladesh programmes at Country Office and Program Unit (PU) level. The post holder will oversee the overall management of annual financial budget mainly on procurement of assets and services; and ensures payment of the same to the vendors/ service providers on time. This also includes the annual budget for ICT establishment and expenditure on security of Plan International Bangladesh employees and assets. He/she will directly supervise five to seven persons from admin, Finance, ICT and Security while manages the performance of these experienced team with a total member of 30 to 35 persons. The post holder will represent Plan International Bangladesh in the INGO networks for admin, finance, ICT and security. He/she also needs to maintain close liaison with NGO Affairs Bureau and other relevant Government authorities for the purpose of facilitating smooth collaboration and meeting obligations. As a member of the Country Management Team the post holder is expected to play a significant role in the overall development and leadership of the Country office.
For this role, the applicant should have minimum a Master’s degree preferably in Business administration, financial management, economics, or other relevant fields. Should have 5-7 years’ experience at senior level of Operations/Administration/Finance in a reputed organization with demonstrated ability to manage complex operations. The job requires minimum of 20% field visits. Female applicants specially encouraged to apply. To Apply If you feel that your qualification and experience matches with our requirements please forward the completed Job Application Form along with an updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org 30 June 2015. Please click on Job Descriptions for details of the job. Only short listed candidates will be called for the interview. Any form of persuasion in the selection process will automatically disqualify the candidacy.
As a child-centered development organization, committed to the wellbeing of children and to supporting the Convention on the Rights of the Child, we do not tolerate child abuse. We are an equal opportunities employer