Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
We are currently looking for Programme Operations Manager to be based in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh.
The overall role of the Program Operations Manager is to lead on the scale-up and award implementation of the Rohingya response in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh (Emergency Cat 1). The Program Operations Manager will be reporting to the Deputy Team Leader for Program Implementation and work closely with Sector Program Leads (including Child Protection, Education in Emergencies, Health, Nutrition, Shelter, and WASH). The role may include line management responsibilities and will have delegated budget authority.
The Program Operations Manager will be responsible for the quality management of interventions under multiple awards to ensure program coherence and integrated service delivery in the field. Where possible, s/he will be expected to identify ways to improve back end delivery for support services to improve in terms of timeliness, service and support to programme operations.
The responsibilities listed may change and evolve in line with the situation on the ground.
Qualifications and experience
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.
We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:
We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.