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11 Apr 2024

BRAC Careers: Deputy Manager, Urban Development (Climate Change)

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Job Description

BRAC, a leading international development organization, is seeking a passionate Deputy Manager to join their Urban Development Programme in Patuakhali, Bangladesh. This is a contractual position offering the chance to make a real difference in people’s lives.

BRAC Careers: Deputy Manager, Urban Development (Climate Change)

Build climate-resilient communities in Bangladesh! BRAC seeks a Deputy Manager for its Urban Development Programme. Lead local adaptation efforts & make a real impact. Apply Now!

About the Role:

  • Manage the Local Adaptation Centre (LAC), focusing on climate-resilient planning, design, and demonstration.
  • Provide technical expertise for developing and implementing local climate action plans (LCAPs), ward climate action plans (WCAPs), and thematic climate action plans (TCAPs).
  • Build capacity of local government, communities, and stakeholders on climate adaptation strategies.
  • Oversee daily operations and management of the LAC.
  • Implement approved climate-resilient infrastructure projects, including WASH facilities, housing solutions, water harvesting systems, and renewable energy initiatives.
  • Prepare progress reports and contribute to technical documents related to project activities.
  • Champion and implement safeguarding practices to ensure a safe and inclusive work environment for all.

Who You Are:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Science, Urban/Rural Planning, Climate Change, or a related field.
  • Possess at least 3 years of relevant experience in development work with NGOs, international organizations, or local government institutions.
  • Skilled in technical estimation and budgeting.
  • A passionate advocate for climate action and community development.
  • A team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What BRAC Offers:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact on climate resilience in Bangladesh.
  • Work in a dynamic and supportive environment with a global organization.
  • Be part of a team committed to safety, inclusion, and equal opportunity.

Apply Online

Don’t miss this chance to join BRAC and build a better future! Apply by April 7, 2024.

Company Information:

BRAC is a leading international development organization founded in Bangladesh. They work with over 100 million people globally to address poverty and inequality. BRAC is dedicated to creating sustainable solutions and empowering communities. They offer a dynamic work environment focused on innovation, impact, and professional growth. BRAC is committed to safety, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all.



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