Regional Technical Program Coordinator (Health/ Nutrition/ WASH)

Aug 04, 2017 05:09 am

World Vision Bangladesh Company Name: World Vision Bangladesh

Job Title: Regional Technical Program Coordinator (Health/ Nutrition/ WASH)

Job Type: Full Time

Number of Vacancies: 1

Job Category: NGO/Development

Deadline: 11 Aug,2017

Educational Qualification:
  • Minimum Masters' Degree in Public Health or Nutrition or Social Science with outstanding experience in the Health/Nutrition/WASH related field is essential.
  • MBBS with MPH from reputed universities is preferred.


  1. At least 7 year(s)
  2. The applicants should have experience in the following area(s):Project Coordinator/ Officer
  3. The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):


  • Age 30 to 50 year(s)
  • Basic nutrition competencies like anthropometry, child growth monitoring, PD/Hearth project models, dietary diversity, supplementation, fortification, 7-11 Approach, UNICEF Conceptual Framework of Malnutrition, Nutrition Specific and Nutrition Sensitive Interventions, nutrition sensitive agriculture, etc.
  • Basic Knowledge on safe water technologies, improved sanitation, Hygiene promotion, integration of Health, Nutrition & WASH, Maternal & child care.
  • Project implementation and monitoring and evaluation specially community based monitoring and evaluation.
  • Strong Knowledge on social dimension, Legal structure of the government, power dynamics, government relations.
  • Skill to write blog, article on HNW.
  • Theory of change and logical framework development.
  • Database management, statistical skills and ability to critically evaluate health data.
  • Supervisor/Management, Interpersonal, organizational savvy, Problem solving, negotiation, communication and collaborative skills, time management, management ability.
  • 7 years of extensive field experience in Health/Nutrition/WASH sector.
  • 4 years of leadership experience.
  • Proven experience in facilitation and networking in relevant field.
  • Proven knowledge and experience on CVA, understanding of social accountability.
  • Professional experience in resource/grants acquisition & management.
  • Professional experience in training/capacity building.
  • Multi-sectoral/integrated program design and implementation.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office computer programs including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience on different kind of software (ENA for SMART, SPSS, Epi-Info, STATA) to analysis health and nutrition related database.


Other Opportunities:
Job Location

Bogra, Khulna Division

Salary Range
Other Benefits
    As per organizational policy.


Instruction :
'Being a child - focused organization, World Vision has the responsibility to ensure safety & protection of the children while they come in contact with the staff; accordingly all the recruits will go through specific checks and compliance procedures in accordance to its Child Protection Policy. Persons with a history of child rights and child protection violation are discouraged to apply.'
Women are highly encouraged to apply.
Only short listed candidates will be called up for interview.
Please don't send hard copy CV.
Application Deadline : Aug 11, 2017


Company Information

World Vision BangladeshAddress : Abedin Tower (2nd floor), 35 Kemal Ataturk Avenue, Banani, Dhaka - 1213, P.O. Box: 9071


Job Detail:

Job Description / Responsibility

Provide Technical leadership to assigned Regional Office/Area Programmes (AP)/Special grants projects on Health, Nutrition and WASH interventions including technical backstopping and capacity building and proper implementation of sectoral technical approaches and technical programs.
Conduct/facilitate relevant sectoral assessments, gathering sectoral secondary and updated information & publications capacity building initiatives, reviews, studies, monitoring, evaluations, and documentation. This position will support the preparation of technical guidelines and reporting for knowledge management on Health, Nutrition and WASH sectors.
Ensure monitoring of HNW Technical Programme at the AP level and PNS/ Grant projects in order to ensure quality interventions that follow guidelines.
Understand the team approach and lead the Technical Team to deliver effective interventions through participatory approaches. Undertake a capacity assessment of AP Teams in HNW and develop a capacity building plan aligned with Technical Programme needs.
Develop dynamic relationships with the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development & Cooperatives, Department of Public Health & Engineering, Local Government and other institutions at regional level and have the competency to develop robust partnerships with other key Non-government organizations (NGOs/INGOs). Assess capacity of potential partners to implement elements of the TP with quality.
Promote approaches that contribute to competency development and integration of advocacy, which contribute to positive changes against unjust local and national policies and practices focusing health & WASH. Lead and guide issue based campaign at local, national and global level in line with national strategy and SDG.
Understand and contribute to Resource acquisition and management. Contribute to cross-functional teams as agreed in project charter for development of new projects and experienced in coordinating with key stakeholders at multiple levels at any stage in this regard.
Encourage and facilitate the documentation of best practices and lessons learned, directed toward multiple audiences, to influence policy formation, develop capacity and foster professionalism. Support to develop reporting and monitoring mechanism.
Coordinate with other Technical Programs, Communication & Advocacy, Sponsorship & Child Protection, DME, Finance, Supply Chain, HR, and Grant for better management and implementation of Technical Programme at AP level to bring synergy within the team.