Technical Officer – DRR

Vacancy for the Post: Technical Officer – DRR

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Job description: Job Context

  • Duration of the contract: Contractual, upto December 2021 with possibility of extension
  • Based in: Kutubdia Sadar under Cox`s Bazar District having frequent field visit to working areas of Kutubdia
  • Reporting to: DRR Manager, American Red Cross

Job Responsibilities

Employment Status


Educational Requirements

  • Masters/ University Degree in Disaster Management/ Geography and Environment/ Earth and Environmental Science/ Geology/ Urban and Rural/ Regional Planning/ Development Studies/ Governance and Development Studies/ Development Studies from any recognized university/ institute.

Experience Requirements

  • 2 to 3 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Candidates having 2-3 years of experience in the field of Disaster Risk Management/Disaster Risk Reduction and candidate having research (in DRR/DRM) background is highly preferred.
  • Understanding on DRR Projects Management Cycle in Bangladesh
  • Working experience at coastal district/island areas
  • Strong Coordination and Communication skill
  • Academic background on DM/DRM
  • Working experience in DM/DRM field
  • Understanding on local dialect/Chittagonian dialect
  • RCRC Movement background (Volunteer/NDRT/NDWRT/Staff)
  • Background on DM/DRM research
  • Program Budgeting and Financial understanding
  • Training Facilitation/Module Development
  • Understanding on Core humanitarian principles, standard, Emergency Management
  • Experience in conducting sociological research/action research/DRR related research
  • Understanding on national and international DM drivers (DM act, SOD), Institutional and Regulatory framework of DM in Bangladesh
  • Motivation to stay and work at remote places/island areas
  • Practical Efficiency on Microsoft package& RS/GIS/SPSS/STATA

Job Location

Cox’s Bazar


Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Festival Bonus
  • Life & Medical Insurance
  • Provident fund
  • Medical reimbursement for staff and immediate family of up to 70000 BDT per annum.

Job Source Online Job Posting.

Expected salary:

Location: Cox’s Bazar, Chittagong

Job date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 01:45:07 GMT

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