GBV Program Officer

Good Neighbors is an international humanitarian and development non-governmental organization with membership in General Consultative Status in the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN ECOSOC). Good Neighbors Bangladesh, established in 1996, is operating 16 Community Development Projects (CDP) and 2 Projects with Specific Program (PSP) in 12 districts for child protection, education, health, women empowerment, income-generating activities, DRR, and Rohingya Emergency Response Project. Winner of MDG 2 award in 2007. Good Neighbors Bangladesh (GNB) intends to recruit suitable personnel for the following position: 
Position (1): GBV Program Officer
Job Location: Ukhiya, Cox’s Bazar
Basic Requirement:
  • Education: Master’s degree in Psychology
  • Age: Minimum age 30 years and maximum age 45 years (as on 15 August 2022)
  • Experience: Minimum 1 year in the mentioned field (experience with only evidence and relevance will count)
  • Application: Send your CV in the prescribed format with a separate Job Application/Cover Letter to the email address mentioned below. Applications without a ‘prescribed format will not be considered
  • Call for interview: Only shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview (please provide your active email address and mobile number)
  • Preference: Only female candidates are encouraged to apply for this post
Contract Information:
Consolidated Remuneration: Tk. 42,000 (per month)
Contract Period: Up to 31 December 2022 (Possibility of extension)
Job Assignment in Brief:
  • Lead GBV program and volunteer for the Rohingya crisis in Cox’s Bazar
  • Work with teams and communities to develop appropriate prevention and awareness-raising/behavior change strategies
  • Develop training modules for training GBV volunteers to build up leading to prevention of GBV in the Rohingya crisis context
  • Proper guidance to ensure PSS, PFA, case management, referral service for survivors
  • Should have strong data management capacity; have to submit a weekly, bi-weekly, monthly report, and sub-sector report in due time
  • Coordinate with local and international NGOs, UN agencies, and other stakeholders to ensure holistic support for survivors, including participation in strengthening GBV SOPs and referral pathways
  • Ensure maximum visibility of the agency amongst the N/INGOs and community
  • Contribute to the positive image and overall credibility of the organization, notably through the application of the organization’s Code of Conduct
  • Ensure budget execution with meaningful program implementation and accountability
  • Provide technical support on the design of services and activities for women/adolescent girls and support its program staff and organization considering a change of implementing trends.
  • Provide technical support to ensure program quality, and regular monitoring of case management, outreach, and PSS services under the program.
  • Regularly attend GBV sub-sector and site management meetings
Capacity Requirement:
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of GBV core concepts and humanitarian principles
  • Have good leadership, conflict management, coaching, mentoring, and team-building skills.
  • Strong problem identification, analytical and solving skills.
  • Experience working with communities, local governments, INGOs, and other key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines and work independently and cooperatively with team members.
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent skills on MS Office
Application Procedure:
  • If you feel you are the right match for the above-mentioned position, please follow the application instructions accordingly: Send your CV (Must mention basic information about yourself, age, total year of experience, education with the major subject, expected and current salary amount, possible date of joining, preferred job location, 2 references in your CV) with an application/cover letter to: hrd@gnbangla.org by 19 August 2022.
  • Please mention the position name [GBV Program Officer] in the email subject line.
  • Applications which are not in the ‘prescribed format’ Application Format or incomplete application will not be considered.

    Only short-listed candidates will be called for assessment.
Address: Good Neighbors Bangladesh, House 5, Road 2, Block A, Swadesh Shornaly Abashan, Purbachal Express Highway, Barua, Khilkhet, Dhaka 1229,IP phone: +88-09613858585

*Unwanted telephone calls/contacts (before or after recruitment test) will result to disqualification.

Good Neighbors Bangladesh is concerned about the rights of child and women and has “Zero Tolerance” approach for any kind of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse.