Government & Monetization Liaison Manager (Dhaka)

Jan 12, 2017 06:52 am

World Vision Bangladesh Company Name: World Vision Bangladesh

Job Title: Government & Monetization Liaison Manager (Dhaka)

Job Type: Full Time

Number of Vacancies: 1

Job Category: NGO/Development

Deadline: 21 Jan,2017

Educational Qualification:
  • Essential: Graduate degree in commerce, preferably in Business Administration.
  • Preferred: MBA in Finance.

 

Experience:

At least 3 year(s)

 

Requirement:
  • Age At least 29 year(s)
  • Proficient in USG Regulations on AID Commodities and GOB Policies
  • Proven management skills
  • Fair knowledge on grants regulations and GoB laws with monetization affairs
  • Effective analytical skills
  • Strong organizational understanding on NGO context
  • Proven experience as a team player
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office programs
  • At least 3 years of experience in the related field
  • Must have experience in managing USG PL-480 Title-II Commodities
  • Experience on monetizing commodities (food grain) to GOB and recovery of sales proceeds within the timeframe as per the Agreement with GOB, (experience in private monetization will be an added value)
  • Hands on experience on Commodity (food grain) Imports, well acquainted of GOB Import Rules & Regulations, INCOTERMS, Tax, Vat etc. Import Tariff, prevailing Trading Trends, Port Operations, Ocean Survey, Quality Testing etc.
  • Experience with USAID funded projects
  • 30% travel is expected

 

Other Opportunities:
Job Location

Dhaka

Salary Range
    Negotiable
Other Benefits
    As per Org. Policies

 

Instruction :
USAID's Nobo Jatra (NJ)/ New Beginning, a Food for Peace (FFP) Program for 5 years implemented by World Vision Bangladesh (WVB), World Food Programme (WFP) and Winrock International, in partnership with Bangladesh's Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDMR) is designed to reduce food insecurity and vulnerability for 856, 116 direct participants in 40 Unions of four Upazilas; Shyamnagar and Kaligonj under Satkhira District and Koyra and Dacope under Khulna District in the southwestern coastal area of Bangladesh.
Interested female candidates are highly being encouraged to apply.

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV.

Application Deadline : Jan 21, 2017
Company Information
World Vision Bangladesh - Nobo JatraAddress : Abedin Tower (2nd floor), 35 Kemal Ataturk Avenue, Banani, Dhaka - 1213, P.O. Box: 9071

 

Job Detail:


Job Context

He/she will be responsible for coordinating all procedural requirements with the Government of Bangladesh including the monetization component. The incumbent will be responsible for getting all the jobs done with the Government of Bangladesh as needed for smooth implementation of Nobo Jatra program funded by USAID/Bangladesh. S/he will assist the Chief of Party for planning, developing strategy to getting optimum level of cooperation and support from the relevant Govt. department / Ministry and maintaining effective liaison with them to get the work done on time for successful and smooth implementation of the Program. He/she will report directly to Chief of Party.

Job Description / Responsibility

To obtain approval of call forward for the commodity (Bulk Soft White Wheat) for Monetization from Ministry of
Food and Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDMR).
Endorsement of Shipping Documents for Monetization from MoDMR
Facilitate timely deposition of Sales Proceeds / Wheat Monetization amount into WVI's Account from Bangladesh
Bank.
Ensure that the sales proceeds documents reach on time to the Bangladesh Bank from the Chief Accounts Officer of Food & Controller General of Accounts via the Ministry of Finance -Director General of Food -and finally through the Ministry of Food and Ministry of Disaster Management & Relief.
Obtain exemption certificate from Customs, Duty VAT and AIT through the Ministry of Food, and Ministry of
Disaster Management & Relief (MoDMR) for the commodity for direct distribution.
Deal with all the legal issues with the relevant govt. Ministry / department and or Board through the lead Ministry such as Leasing Ware Houses from MoF, DG Food, reimbursement of CDVAT of NJ Vehicles and Motor Cycles and other items as appropriate.
Liaison with Accountant General's office to receive money within the stipulated time frame;
Make annual call forward based on budget requirement and send it to WVUS on time;
Receive all documents upon shipment of wheat (freight letter, receipts etc.);
Comply customs issues at the sea port;
Prepare document for government (to handover wheat to govt. offices);
Maintain coordination and liaison with the logistic company who are assigned to unload the wheat at sea port;
Arrange survey of bulk wheat (weight of wheat after unload at sea port);
Delivery of all papers to government;
Official handover of wheat to government.