• Rangpur

UNDP is hiring Community Development Assistant (NPSA-4) with Small Island Project 2023 in Rangpur 

Job Responsibilities:

Key functions of Community Development Assistant are: 

  • Community Mobilization and coordination support
  • Support Training and Awareness Programmes
  • Support Monitoring and Reporting

A. Community mobilization and coordination support: 

  • Support and coordinate participating agencies/partners at the site level, working with partners’ site- level representatives to implement project activities and complement ongoing activities;
  • Assist in monitor activities implemented by the partners agencies, local GoB, firm, NGO etc service providers and ensure adherence to the quality ;
  • Serve as project representative with all concerned Government of Bangladesh (GoB) officials at Upazilaand district levels, NGOs, and local government bodies;
  • Assist to organize monthly meetings, workshops, seminars, and other meetings in collaboration with Government, Stakeholders, and the District Committee on Environment and Disaster Management, and present monthly progress reports to the partners and PMU;
  • Assist in quality assurance of the project activity in consultation with implementation partners;
  • Mobilize communities in forming community management groups for various infrastructures to be established by the project;

B. Support to Training and Awareness Programmes: 

  • Support and facilitate capacity building training programmes for communities, partner agencies, LGIs
  • Assist to organize awareness programs, meetings, workshops etc. and develop programme for visitors as required;

C. Support to Monitoring and Reporting 

  • Prepare progress and other monitoring reports-based format provided by M&E officer;
  • Prepare and submit monthly and all other types of progress reports and case studies on various surveys, good practices, and field programs;
  • Prepare and keep database of project activity with beneficiary;
  • Prepare and keep adaptation resource inventory and impact analysis;
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual work plans for the field level project activities and integrate the same with other partners for the site;
  • Prepare and submit monthly and all other types of progress reports and case studies on various surveys, good practices, and field programs to PMU.
  • Provide substantive support to the National Project Director and Project Manager for over all implementation; The Community Development Assistant will also perform any other jobs as requested and required bythe NPD, Project Manager, PMU, or other project authority from time to time as and when required;

Since 1972, UNDP and its partners have helped Bangladesh make critical advances in the areas of governance, poverty reduction, climate change and disaster resilience. Communities are made stronger by our partnerships and assistance.





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Job Requirements:


  • Minimum Secondary Certificate from a recognized institutions are required or bacholar’s degree in environmental sciences, social science, biological sciences, disaster management and/or relevant disciplines;


  • Minimum 6 years of practical experience with Secondary Certificate or 3 years of practical experience with bacholar’s degree in environmental sciences, social science, biological sciences, disaster management, and/or relevant disciplines;

Required skills:

  • Familiarity with the development projects management approach, as well as with the Government rules/regulations;
  • Demonstrated previous working experience in a project team;
  • Extensive experience in facilitating livelihood interventions and income generation activities;
  • Extensive experience in vulnerability and adaptation needs assessments at the community level and implementation of the community-based climate change adaptation measures;
  • Experience mobilizing community members and social leaders for development projects and activities;
  • Demonstrate good knowledge and skills in Information Technology, in order to support the development and maintenance of the database system of the project;

Desired skills:

  • Previous experience in similar positions will be an advantage.

Required Language:

  • Excellent knowledge of English and Bangla, both written and verbal.


Eligible Regions: Bangladesh

Application Process

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Application Deadline: September 28, 2023

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