iDE Bangladesh is looking for a qualified Project Manager for a short-term engagement (August- December 2021) for the Promotion of Sanitation Marketing (PSM) Project in Cox`s Bazaar. The goal of PSM Project is to increase access to sanitation facilities among the host community people in Cox`s Bazar District using iDE`s systems-based approach to sanitation.
The position will lead the implementation of Cox`s Bazar operation and will provide the project with overall technical guidance,, leadership, and vision - internally with project staff and externally with donors, private sector actors, the Government of Bangladesh, and stakeholders. Moreover, the Program Manager will assume principal responsibility for overall project management and technical operations to ensure that project tasks are completed and objectives were met. This position will be directly responsible for field operations (led by a Field Coordinator and a wider field team. The Project Manager is responsible for implementing the project interventions and field operations of the project with the support of Operations and Programs teams and various support teams such as Finance, Admin, and iQ. He/she will have to lead the field team, guide partners and assist in developing the project DIP, develop the budget and project implementation strategies, develop technical papers and tools for smooth closing initiatives. The work also includes taking part and directly engaging in crisis management, leading and managing projects (including communication) with donors and other partners.
Reporting Line: Associate Director - Programs
Contract Duration: Up to December 2021( there is a possibility of extension)
Relevant post graduate qualification preferably in business, development studies, management, agriculture and/or equivalent experience