Programme Head, Advocacy for Social Change

Vacancy for the Post: Programme Head, Advocacy for Social Change

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Job description: Job Context
Job Location: BRAC Head Office

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the overall management, planning and implementation of the ‘Advocacy for Social Change’ initiatives and ensure achievement of the strategic objectives of such initiatives
  • Provide managerial and technical inputs to develop policy advocacy and engagement strategies and implementation plan in order to achieve results as required
  • Identify new areas for intervention, design and develop intervention models, and roll out for piloting of interventions as per the policy priorities of BRAC
  • Develop knowledge management system to capture and document lessons learned, good practices and innovations in all ASC initiatives and facilitate organizational learning.
  • Ensure internal monitoring and MIS mechanisms are in place for tracking of activities, outputs and results of all ASC interventions.
  • Oversee financial plan and human resource plan for the division.
  • Oversight of budget and other resources
  • Coach and mentor ASC staff to improve their programming and analytical skills including activity planning, management, communication and monitoring.
  • Establish a safeguarding culture across all level of the programme by implementing the safeguarding policy. Act as a key source of support, guidance and expertise on safeguarding for establishing a safe working environment.
  • Responsible to ensure team members are appropriately trained, supported and have access to resources regarding issues that are identified and actioned in accordance with the safeguarding policy and procedure.
  • Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident takes place, encourage others to do so.

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Educational Requirements

  • Masters in any discipline preferably in Public Policy/ Development Studies (MDS)/ Social Sciences/ Economics / Development Management from any recognised university

Experience Requirements

  • 10 to 12 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Experience Requirement:
  • At least 10-12 years’ experience in a national or international development organization in an equivalent position.
  • Substantial experience in leading public policy discourse in Bangladesh
  • Experience of working on both government and non-government agencies and policy makers
  • Experience of intervention design and fund mobilization
  • Additional Requirements:
  • Knowledge of SDGs
  • Government policy making systems
  • Monitoring and evaluation of development programmes
  • Operational management
  • Knowledge management
  • Leadership and people management

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Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Festival Bonus, Contributory Compulsory Provident Fund, Gratuity, Health and life Insurance and others

Job Source Online Job Posting.

Expected salary:

Location: Dhaka

Job date: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 03:16:35 GMT

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