Practical Action, a UK based international development organization, works for technology justice and wellbeing to reduce poverty. We work through regional and country offices in Latin America, Africa, and Asia to make a difference in the lives of poor people by transforming the technologies from idea to reality. In Bangladesh, focus of our work is around agriculture, extreme poverty, disaster risk reduction, and climate change adaptation, access to markets, water, sanitation, waste management and energy. Our distinctive practical approach includes wellbeing, partnership, specialized knowledge services and policy engagement.
Practical Action, Bangladesh Country Office is looking for competent and self-motivated candidates for the following positions:
This is a mid-level core technical position in the Thematic Leadership unit to design and demonstrate innovative and appropriate physical infrastructures and mechanical equipments’ to increase the access for safely managed sanitation and water services for slum dwellers and low-income communities in urban context.
The “Project Manager-PAC” will be responsible for overall project management of the private and public sector oriented plastic waste management project that is intended to institutionalization of plastic waste value chain. The role will work closely with private sector, government agencies and maintaining liaison with donor, PAC-internal units and multiple stakeholders.
The “Accounts and Admin Coordinator” is responsible for finance, accounts and administrative management at central level. The role will conduct the financial monitoring of different projects of PAC in Bangladesh. Under the supervision of Manager PAC, the financial and admin coordinator will ensure that the financial and administrative operations are following PAC’s directives and adapted to donor requirements.
Under the direct supervision of the Project Manager and overall supervision of the Manager -PAC, the incumbent will assist with monitoring, data gathering and analysis, documentation, reporting, communication and evaluation of PAC’s different projects in Bangladesh. The coordinator will ensure high quality and timely inputs following the strategic vision of the project and the activities result in achievement of its intended outputs.
Based in Ukhiya, the Admin and Logistics Officer will be responsible to provide administrative and finance support to the programme team.
Based in Ukhia, The Hygiene Promotion Officer will be responsible for organising and facilitating the key activities at the field level under assigned project.
Based in Dhaka, the Finance and Accounts Officer is responsible for managing finance, account and reporting of Different projects funded by different donor in close collaboration with different budget holders, internal units and partner organizations.
This is a mid-level core position in the Thematic Leadership Unit to analyse the business case for selection and /or strengthen of any innovative enterprise for sustainable poverty reduction of socio culturally vulnerable people in urban and rural context.