Career Details

Program Officer, Youth Development Program

JAAGO Foundation is a civil society organization (CSO) working towards the education and social mobilization for the underprivileged masses of Bangladesh. Its mission to fight poverty, JAAGO pioneered a Free-of-Cost International Standard School for underprivileged children in remote areas of Bangladesh. JAAGO’s Youth Development Program focuses on national development via the reallocation of skills and resources to foster self – reliance and growth in every young citizen.

Job Responsibilities:
– Develop communication content and material for Volunteer for Bangladesh.
– Create a database of all volunteers, update time to time and also need to gather information from ground level to identify and select potential youth for Volunteer for Bangladesh.
– Assist to follow up running activities of the Programs. Also, documentation and report monthly to his/her supervisor.
– Write Program proposal, event report and meeting minutes regularly to engage & connect new volunteers.
– Assist to identify material for capacity building workshops for youth and support training providers to organize training sessions, district travel, learning sharing meeting and cross-learning visit.
– Communication with the youth network centrally.
– Plan, Organize and Monitoring the National Program.
– Event, project and program Monitoring and Evaluation.
– Conduct monthly team meetings and communicate with other departments.
– Ability to prepare event, project and program budget.
– The program officer will be responsible for bill closing.
– For Budget prepare and bill, closing communicates with the Finance department will be one of the key responsibilities.
– At least 25% of working hours have to travel at various districts level to communicate, train and to build a relationship with the volunteers of the Program.
– Make travel plans for the targeted District.
– Support other staff in district travel and logistics management.
– Take proactive, creative and innovative steps to build the purposeful relationships between youth and community. Preserve and promote Volunteer for Bangladesh among Districts.
– Operate & monitor concern Districts social media.
– Design and organize new programs/activities ideas for volunteers.
– Produce & Manage material for social networking websites.

Educational Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with preference to the degree in Development Studies, Media/Communications, Marketing, Public Relations or related field.

Experience Requirements:
Atleast1 year of experience in the relevant field (Volunteerism or Youth Development).

– Age 24 to 30 years.
– Creativity with the ability to execute on projects and tasks.
– Excellent communication skills in both Bangla and English.
– Self-motivated with the ability to work independently.
– Ability to work under pressure.
– Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office and cloud base tools.

Apply Instruction:
If you are interested then please send your updated CV with recent passport size photo to with the subject line “Application for the position of Program Officer, Youth Development Program” Without subject line application will not be accepted.