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Site Management coordinator - Coxs Bazaar, Bangladesh

Duration : 5 months
Start date : 01/07/2018

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General description of the position

Under the supervision of the Field Operations Director, you'll be responsible for supporting the relevant Bangladeshi authorities in the day-to-day management of Hakimpara camp in Ukhia, Cox’s Bazar and supporting the implementation of coordination mechanisms and tools to ensure accessible services, fill gaps and avoid duplication. This entails building effective partnerships with a diversity of stakeholders at site level, ranging from duty bearers to other humanitarian partners, volunteer groups and the hosted population.

In addition, you'll undertake responsibility for supervising and managing the SM team and their activities. This includes a multi-sectoral/integrated approach to site management, Shelter, Health, nutrition, DRR preparedness, security, WASH, Food/NFI distributions, community Services and Protection.

Main responsabilities

Your principal tasks will be  :

  • to take care of  management and Quality of  the program
  •  to be responsible for administration and personnel Management, Finance and Logistics 
  •  to be in charge of the representation
  • As required,  to participate in SM sector and/or other relevant coordination meetings or working groups;
  • to be in charge of  Security in the camp.

Do you fit the requested profile ?

You have an advanced degree in social sciences such as humanitarian affairs, development studies, political science, or a related field, and/or a field of study that offers a comprehensive view of community organization, planning and design (e.g. architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning) and/or or an equivalent combination of camp management and humanitarian experience in a related area.

You've minimum of 2 years of field experience in management or coordination role.

Moreover, you' ve a demonstrated field experience working in camps or other communal settings as well as Practical knowledge of the cluster approach and a strong interest and motivation in inter-agency coordination

Note that flexibility, diplomacy, leadership, cultural sensitivity and team-spirit are important personal features.

Work context

This position will be required to be about 75-80% on site in Hakimpara; only for coordination and sector meetings the persons will be in cox's Bazar. There is a team of 14 persons to handle all activities of the site management. The coordinator need to work very closely with IOM site management staff as well as with the government and in particular the Camp in Charge (CiC). 

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