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Development Cooperation Advisor
German Embassy Dhaka

Job Summary

: N/A
Job Nature
: Full Time
: Any
: At least 3 year(s)
: Both
Job Location
: Dhaka
Salary Range
: Not mentioned
: Mar 31, 2019
: Apr 18, 2019

Job Context

The Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Dhaka has a vacancy for an Advisor in its Development Cooperation Section. This full-time position (38 hours/week) is available as of June 1st 2019. Payment is subject to the Embassy`s salary scale.

Job Description / Responsibility

  • Focus on Development Cooperation priority area of Good Governance, particularly in the RMG sector in Bangladesh
  • Cooperation with German Development Organizations, other international agencies and diplomatic missions on development initiatives in the RMG sector and regarding issues such as improving social standards in the industry
  • Regular monitoring of the progress of initiatives / activities such as Sustainability Compact, Tripartite Consultative Council, 3+5+1 Meetings and National Tripartite Plan of Action NTPA
  • Coordination of the donor working group on RMG
  • Preparation and handling of incoming delegations from Germany
  • Research and preparation of reports and presentations on areas handled by the Development Cooperation Section
  • Preparation of press releases, statements and speeches on development related events
  • Other tasks as per instruction and requirements of the Development Cooperation Counsellors

Job Nature

Full Time

Educational Requirements

University degree, preferably in political sciences, international relations or development related studies

Experience Requirements

At least 3 year(s)

Job Requirements

  • Excellent proficiency in English, preferably proven via an internationally recognized certificate (e.g. TOEFL, IELTS, GMAT) and Bengali (spoken and written)
  • At least three years of relevant working experience with an international development agency, preferably in the field of RMG
  • Knowledge of German: not compulsory, but a strong asset. Knowledge of German would be compensated financially and is expected to be acquired within the shortest possible delay upon hiring
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure while seeing to a wide range of different tasks
  • Ability to work independently and creatively and to take initiative
  • Strong computer skillset, in particular with MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Gender: Both
Age: Any

Job Location


Salary Range

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Job Source Online Job Posting

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Company Information

178, Gulshan Avenue, Gulshan 2, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh