Upazila Coordinator (UC)

Published On

23 Aug 2023

Company Information

National Development Programme – NDP

Address : NDP Bhaban, Bagbari, Upazila-Kamarkhand, District: Sirajgonj

Business : NGO

Upazila Coordinator (UC)

National Development Programme – NDP



Job Context

    NDP invites application as a Cooperating Partner of World Food Programme (WFP) to support DWA and MoWCA to implement Mother and Child Benefit Programme (MCBP) in eight locations of Bangladesh and facilitate learning to support scaling up in other areas.

Job Responsibilities

  • Management:
  • Leading the programme operation in the respective urban slums of Dhaka and selected garment factories.
  • Support Women Affairs Officer in implementation of MCBP in slum areas.
  • Support to develop project operation guideline (SOP).
  • Ensure the respective Urban slum is a learning hub for the other scale up Urban slums/area, Pourashava and other locations.
  • Regular budget review and ensure timely implementation and ensure financing.
  • Represent the program in different forums.
  • Conduction of training/seminar/workshops, and other program activities
  • Organize progress review meeting with program staff (monthly/weekly)
  • Maintain program personnel file and other administrative work.
  • Ensure project office security and services.
  • Planning:
  • Develop monthly activity plan based on the project plan.
  • Support to develop individual plan to the project staff of the respective working area.
  • Support DWA (Women Affairs Officer) to prepare monthly plan for MCBP operation and management.
  • Prepare monthly field level implementation plan with budget in accordance with detailed activity plan.
  • Develop plan to support scale up areas, urban slums, Pourashava, WAO and other stakeholders.
  • Identify potential stakeholders and develop relevant scale up strategies.
  • Capacity Building:
  • Support for capacity building of project staff and other stakeholders especially Commissioner in the respective slum area.
  • Support for capacity building of the urban stakeholders, especially scale up areas/upazilas.
  • To carry out supportive supervision, monitoring and motivation to the staff of the Urban area.
  • Plan and implementation appropriate orientation, mentoring and training for staff.
  • Programme Coordination:
  • Maintain close coordination with Commissioner, DWA and WFP regional office.
  • Maintain coordination with local administration and other line departments, especially health and family welfare, of the commanding urban slums and scale up slums /Pourashava, selected garment factories, etc.
  • Support during field visits and coordinate different delegates (WFP/GoB/others)/development partners.
  • Support and organize field visit for the scale up area stakeholders.
  • Coordinate to develop and maintain congenial atmosphere/team building within the program.
  • Programme Monitoring and supervision:
  • Frequent field visit for programme monitoring in the slum areas and selected garment factories.
  • Regular follow-up to ensure well performance of the project staff.
  • Monitoring of project performance on regular basis.
  • Ensure that essential monitoring mechanisms are in place
  • Develop monitoring plan and indicators and accordingly monitoring of the project activities.
  • Logistic Support:
  • Ensure required logistics are arranged for proper implementation of the project.
  • Ensure proper logistical management.
  • Financial Management:
  • Prepare monthly financial projections.
  • Ensure expenditure and proper bill/voucher
  • Manage activity budgets, control expenditure and report on time to respective authorities.
  • Documentation and Reporting:
  • Prepare weekly and monthly progress against target and submit to Programme Manager (PM).
  • Assist in preparing project monthly quarterly and annual reports.
  • Prepare case studies / success stories on program intervention.
  • Prepare other reports as per requirements
  • Other tasks:
  • Other activities as per project, need of the DWA and WFP.

Employment Status


Educational Requirements

  • Masters in Social Science or any suitable subject.

Experience Requirements

  • At least 3 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Age at most 40 years
  • Proven experience of working in urban slums, especially in Dhaka city.
  • Proven experience of guiding a team for food security or nutrition project implementation.
  • Proven experience on project planning, implementation, budgeting, financial management and reporting.
  • Clear conception/understanding on child & maternal health, livelihood and food security project dynamics.
  • Skill in speaking and report writing in English.
  • Experience of working with government departments.
  • Computer skill on MS word, excel, power point and others.

Job Location



  • Tk. 47,250/= and other project benefits.

Job Source

Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.

Published on: 23 Aug 2023


Employment Status: Full-time

Experience: At least 3 year(s)

Age: Age at most 40 years

Job Location: Dhaka

Application Deadline: 28 Aug 2023

Applicants are encouraged to submit Video Resume

Read Before Apply

Applicants are encouraged to submit Video Resume.

*Photograph must be enclosed with the resume.

Apply Procedures

Hard Copy

Applying instruction: Candidates are requested to send the CV with a cover letter to [email protected] on or before 28th August 2023 or requested to send the CV with a cover letter along with 2 passport size color photograph, copies of educational and experience certificates, relevant documents, national ID card, certificate of nationality from Pourasava/UP and others to the following address on or before 28th August 2023 :
Assistant Director (HR & Admin),
National Development Programme(NDP),
House# 03, Road# 07, Block-C,Section-06, Mirpur-10( Orginal),
Mirpur, Dhaka. (Beside S.S. Indoor Stadium), Phone-01705434100

Please clearly state the name of the position applied for on the top of the envelope.

More information please visit our website:www. ndpbd.org
The abusers of children, adolescent, youth, women, aged people, person with disability and people with ethnic community need not apply. Women are encouraged to apply; only the short-listed candidates will be called for interview.

Application Deadline : 28 Aug 2023

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