Assistant - MEAL

Save the Children invites applications for the above-mentioned position. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Minimum requirements will be flexible for potential female candidates. 

The opportunity 

The Assistant - MEAL is the frontline staff of the MEAL team in the WFP funded Safety Net System for the poorest (SNSP) project. The position is mainly responsible for the process monitoring through conducting quality benchmark visit including conducting post distribution monitoring, doing evaluation including needs assessment and relevant study, assisting accountability team through awareness raising, collecting accountability data from real settings and also involve to implement other approaches (i.e child-friendly), supporting Officer-MEAL and sector-level MEAL Managers for effective information management, monitoring and evaluation. S/he needs to conduct and participate in community meetings to close the accountability feedback loop. S/he needs to prepare short narrative/formative reports and share with program team.

Qualifications and experience

  • At least 02 years’ working experience in database and/or information management and/or MEAL function in humanitarian response program
  • Ability to collect quantitative and qualitative data, undertake data entry and basic processing/analysis of data
  • Sound knowledge on database management, KOBO and MS Office Packages
  • Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office
  • Fluency in Bengali and Chittagonian dialect, with basic communication skills in English
  • Enthusiasm, motivation, self-confidence, and a proactive approach in problem solving 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, facilitation skills and can work as part of a team
  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in Statistics/Anthropology or any relevant subject. 

Contract length: Up to December 31, 2022
Job Location: Ukhiya
No. of vacancies: 01 (One)

The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.  

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
•    No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday 
•    All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
•    Violence against children is no longer tolerated 

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued. 

Application Information

Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary expectations 

Only short listed candidates will be invited for interview
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

All employees are expected to carry out their duties in accordance with our global anti-harassment policy.

Job description:

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Date advertised: 21 Jun 2022

Closing date: 27 Jun 2022 - 23:59 +06

Location: Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Department: Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning

Type: Fixed-term contract

Schedule: Full-time

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