Field Organizer - Savings Group

Aug 17, 2017 04:37 am

Shushilan Company Name: Shushilan

Job Title: Field Organizer - Savings Group

Job Type: Full Time

Number of Vacancies: 14

Job Category: NGO/Development

Deadline: 27 Aug,2017

Educational Qualification:

Bachelor degree


  • At least 2 year(s)
  • The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):


  • At least 02 years relevant job experience. Experience on Food Security, Gender, Equity & Women Empowerment related project or USAID funded project implementation will be added advantage
  • Living in the local community is preferred
  • Willingness and commitment to work closely with ultra-poor participants
  • Concept on Savings and loan activities of farmer group
  • Experience preferred in livelihood development program
  • Require planning and implementation skill
  • Able to mobilize community and to facilitate group session
  • Positive attitude to work in a team and reputation for integrity
  • Able to ride bicycle at the rural and coastal area.
  • Respected by local people and leaders and known to be conscientious
  • Positive attitude to work in a team
  • Able to ride bicycle at the rural and coastal area.


Other Opportunities:
Job Location

Khulna (Dacope, Koyra), Satkhira (Kaliganj, Shyamnagar)

Salary Range
    Tk. 14000


Instruction :
Shushilan - a national NGO is inviting application from qualified candidates for the 'Nobo Jatra Project' supported by World Vision. 'Nobo Jatra, a five year USAID Food for Peace Title II Development Food Aid Project commenced in September 2015 and will come to end in September 2020. Led by World Vision Bangladesh (WVB), Nobo Jatra is a shared commitment with World Food Programme (WFP) and Winrock International (WI) as sub grantees and is implemented in partnership with the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief (MoDMR) of the Government of Bangladesh. Project implementation is in the south west coastal areas of Bangladesh, in four Upazilas (sub districts) under two districts; Dacope and Koyra in Khulna; Shyamnagar and Kaliganj in Shatkhira covering 856,116 direct beneficiaries. As a sub grantee (local partner NGO), Shushilan implements a portfolio of activities under the gender, good governance and savings group components of the Nobo Jatra project.' If you are interested and meet the criteria, please send your application along with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of all academic certificates and two (02) copy passport size photographs, copy of national ID to In-charge, HR Cell, Shushilan, Head Office: 155 Jalil Sharoni, Commercial cum Residential Area, Rayermohol, Boyra, Khulna 9000 on or before 27 August 2017. Only short listed candidates will be called for interview. Requirements are flexible for highly skilled candidates and women are especially encouraged to apply.
Please mark position name on top of the envelope.

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV.

Application Deadline : Aug 27, 2017

Company Information

ShushilanAddress : House # 614, Road # 12, Baitul Aman Housing Society, Adabor, Dhaka-1207Web :


Job Detail:

Job Description / Responsibility

Field Organizer - Savings Group will responsible for implementation of Union level activities and reportable to Technical Officer - Savings Group / savings Group Supervisor.
Key responsibilities of Field Organizer - Savings Group are -
Plan and implement various activities related to savings group within assigned Union
Monitoring and provide technical support to savings groups.
Ensure quality work at the field level.
Assist to select the ultra-poor graduation participants of Nobo Jatra program
Mobilize and raise awareness of the community leaders or Village Development Committee (VDC) members on savings group process
Mobilize ultra-poor graduation participant and form savings group
Facilitate training and refreshers for the group members according to the World Vision Savings group guide
Support to the group to operate the savings group activities
Train the group to operate the savings group independently
Select and guide and supervise the Community Agents (VAs)
Gather data of Savings Group and monitor the group activities
Preparation of periodic operational plans and progress reports
Work jointly with other staffs of graduation components at union level to achieve the graduation target
Coordinate with other Nobo Jatra components staff , financial institutes, Government and NGO staff at union level
Assist to conduct different training based on training approach, methodology and materials approved by the project.
Work closely with community people & stakeholders to ensure the program is on track with its annual work plan.
Facilitate in meetings/ workshop, dialogue session, exchange visit etc.
Assist to Technical Officer - Savings Group to prepare monthly and Quarterly progress report as well as plan for the next month.