Regional Specialist, Urban Development - Dhaka

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Job Description / Responsibility
  • Proven experience in urban programing, planning, development or poverty issues and capable in managing and facilitating knowledge exchange between internal and external practitioners.
  • Good Team Leadership and facilitation skills for effective reporting, assessment, evaluations, communications, reviews, documentation and knowledge management.
  • Demonstrated experience in program or project design, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and reporting.
  • Ability to build and strengthen partnerships and networks and collaborative relationship and partnership with UN Organizations, NGOs/INGOs, Urban Developers, Local Government Officials, Municipalities, Other Public and Private Organizations, Academic Institutes, Urban Development Staff from NO/RFO/DDP, Urban CBO/Committees.
  • Ability in leading the development and operationalization of urban strategies and initiatives at RFO aligned with WVB Strategies also willing to build internal urban programming capacity,
  • Skilled in the development and implementation of current and new urban programming resources, tool, and strategies.
  • Understand and knows sourcing, sustainable funding and donor opportunities to support urban programming.
Job Nature
Educational Requirements:
    Essential - Graduate/ Preferable - Masters - Urban Planning, Urban Development, or other relevant development field/studies
Experience Requirements
  • At least 5 year(s)
  • The applicants should have experience in the following area(s):Program Officer/Manager, Project Coordinator/ Officer
  • The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s): Development Agencies, NGOs
Additional Job Requirements
  • Age At least 30 year(s)
  • Understanding of urban planning and development, poverty dynamics, issues and contributing factors, minimum 5 years’ experience at Field level in providing overall Sponsorship and technical support at the regional level.
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Other Benefits
  • As per Organizational Policies.
  • Please do not send hard copy CV or Application. It will not be entertained.
Application Deadline : Nov 7, 2014Please send your CV to this email address: