Assistant – Project Operations

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 – Project Operations is responsible for providing efficient secretarial and administrative support for ongoing Child Protection projects (i.e. Comprehensive care, protection and education response for children affected by COVID-19 living in the brothels). S/he will Support to organize and coordinate meetings/workshop; prepare budget, organize venue, send invitations, and provide logistic support during the workshop/meeting. S/he will assist the Manager for drafting official documents, FD2. FD3 and FD6. S/he will ensure procurement of supplies/materials through the Procurement section of SCI. S/he will facilitate day-to-day communication with partners and SCI support services as required.

Qualifications and experience

•    At least 2 years working experience in administrative and secretarial support.
•    Excellent inter-personal communication skills, coordination skills, time management and filing skills. 
•    Good English communication skills in both oral and written. Proficiency in Bangla typing will be added advantage. 
•    Minimum bachelor’s degree in any relevant subject. 

Contract length: Up to December 31, 2022
Job Location: Dhaka


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.
 

Date advertised: 22 Jun 2022

Closing date: 29 Jun 2022 - 23:59 +06

Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Department: Programme Operations

Type: Fixed-term contract

Schedule: Full-time

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