DRR & Livelihood Specialist - Climate Smart Village Project

Aug 18, 2017 04:53 am

Friends in Village Development Bangladesh (FIVDB) Company Name: Friends in Village Development Bangladesh (FIVDB)

Job Title: DRR & Livelihood Specialist - Climate Smart Village Project

Job Type: Full Time

Number of Vacancies: 1

Job Category: NGO/Development

Deadline: 22 Aug,2017

Educational Qualification:

Graduate in Agricultural Science preferable masters in any discipline will be consider based on skill and experience.



At least 3 year(s)


  • Proven analytical abilities, good documentation skills
  • Proven leadership quality
  • Knowledge and Experience in managing procurement, reporting, finance, visibility; external audits.
  • Skill in Computer software as MS-Office, MS Excel and MS Power Point.
  • Ability to work under stressful situations and meet deadlines;


Other Opportunities:
Job Location

Netrokona (Madan)

Salary Range
    Tk. 30000 - 32000
Other Benefits
    As per project policy of FIVDB


Instruction :
Interested candidates having required qualifications and experiences are requested to send a cover letter, resume, copies of academic certificates, copy of national ID card and a photograph by August 22, 2017 to Executive Director, FIVDB Central Office, Khadimnagar, Sylhet.
Please mention the position applied for on the top left corner of the envelope.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview.

Application Deadline : Aug 22, 2017

Company Information

Friends in Village Development Bangladesh (FIVDB)Address : FIVDB, Khadimnagar, Sylhet-3103Web : www.fivdb.net


Job Detail:

Job Context

Friends in Village Development Bangladesh (FIVDB) in partnership with welt hunger hilfe is going to implement the Promoting Climate Smart Village For Improve Food And Nutrition Security In The Char & Haor Project in Madan Upazila under Netrokuna district. The mentioned position will be recruited for implementing the project.

Job Description / Responsibility

The DRR & Livelihoods Specialist is responsible to lead forward the technical strategy for CSV Project which is designed to promote practical applications of livelihoods information in aiding the decision-making process, both on the emergency response and development planning sides, and building capacity for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) in Netrokuna District under Madan Upazila . S/he will be responsible for providing leadership in developing the technical aspects of the program.
Capable to meet the donor requirement on Information/Data collection and report preparation as well as data analysis.
Organize and conduct DRR and Livelihood training, meeting workshop at Upazila, Union and village level.
Assist to Conduct CRA, PRA and VRA at union/word level.
Assist to households participating in the different livelihoods activities, Provide inputs support of homestead gardening and other services that will enable them to maintain themselves and their livestock etc.
Providing life skill, livelihood and CCADRR related training to project participant.
Maintain close collaboration with District and Upazila administration for day observation (National Disaster Preparedness day, International Risk Reduction day, Environmental day etc.)
Assist and ensure to perform beneficiary selection, group formation and conduct group meetings, dialogues, cross-visits and advocacy events on DRR and Livelihood issues;
Organize linkage meeting with project beneficiaries group and service provider (Financial and Technical service provider)
Facilitate to implement Participatory Learning Action (PLA )at Char area and have to Conduct PLA cycles with Self-help group (SHG).
Maintain coordination linkage with Farmers and relevant line Department of local government and local administration.
Ensure the activities of the project site according to the PIG (Project Implementation guideline).
Prepare/Find out char base livelihood & CCADRR related activities and implementation strategy
Any other activities will be performed that's assigned by organization and Donor agency.