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Date : 26 Oct 2021

Vacancy Announcement

Network for Information, Response And Preparedness Activities on Disaster (NIRAPAD), a network, works for reducing disaster risk in Bangladesh through diminution of disaster related information and knowledge gap and strengthening DRM abilities of the development organizations and communities. As a member of Humanitarian Coordination Task Team (HCTT), Sphere Community Bangladesh (SCB) and CHS Alliance, it is committed to promote all disaster related quality and accountability and support wide range of stakeholders in strengthening capacity to humanitarian assistance, disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. In addition, as a technical co-lead of Localisation Technical Working Group (LTWG), NIRAPAD facilitates humanitarian actors to translate the global localisation commitments into action in Bangladesh.

Position: Research Associate

No. of Vacancy: 02

Job Responsibilities

  • Identify different data sources in accordance to INFORM (disaster risk ranking method) indicators
  • Excel data entry, developed data entry template in excel
  • Compile data, verify the accuracy of data
  • Keep information confidentially and accurately

Required Qualifications and Competencies

  • Sound knowledge in Excel and database
  • Sound knowledge in disaster management
  • Sound knowledge in documentation
  • Ability to work in a team with high degree of integrity and discretion.
  • Excellent communication skill in both Bangla and English.

Educational Requirement

Bachelor/Master’s degree in Disaster Management, Geography, Development Studies or a relevant field

Experience

  • 6 month

Job Location 

  • Dhaka

Duration

  • 01 Month

Salary: Tk. 30,000

Please send your updated CV and a recent passport size photograph along with a cover letter, to nirapad@nirapad.org.bd on or before 30 October, 2021.

NIRAPAD is an equal opportunity employer.

www.nirapad.org.bd

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Date : 24 Oct 2021

Vacancy Announcement

Network for Information, Response And Preparedness Activities on Disaster (NIRAPAD), a network, works for reducing disaster risk in Bangladesh through diminution of disaster related information and knowledge gap and strengthening DRM abilities of the development organizations and communities. As a member of Humanitarian Coordination Task Team (HCTT), Sphere Community Bangladesh (SCB) and CHS Alliance, it is committed to promote all disaster related quality and accountability and support wide range of stakeholders in strengthening capacity to humanitarian assistance, disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. In addition, as a technical co-lead of Localisation Technical Working Group (LTWG), NIRAPAD facilitates humanitarian actors to translate the global localisation commitments into action in Bangladesh.

Position: Intern

No. of Vacancy: 02

Job Responsibilities

  • Data collection from GoB websites, national dailies and other sources
  • Data entry in various platform e.g. Kobo collect, Excel etc.
  • Prepare monthly disaster situation report
  • Assist in communication with project team members and other stakeholders as an when required
  • Sometimes need to go to field for data collection
  • Provide any other tasks assigned by the organization

Required Qualifications and Competencies

  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint
  • Documentation and analytical skills
  • Ability to work in a team with high degree of integrity and discretion.
  • Excellent communication skill in both Bangla and English.
  • Sound knowledge in disaster management

Educational Requirement

Bachelor/Master’s degree in Disaster Management, Geography, Development Studies or a relevant field

Experience

  • N/A

Job Location 

  • Dhaka

Duration

  • 03 Months

Monthly stipend: Tk. 8000 and lunch will be provided

Please send your updated CV and a recent passport size photograph along with a cover letter, to nirapad@nirapad.org.bd on or before 30 October, 2021.

NIRAPAD is an equal opportunity employer.

www.nirapad.org.bd

 

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Date : 23 Jun 2021

Vacancy Announcement

Network for Information, Response And Preparedness Activities on Disaster (NIRAPAD), a network, works for reducing disaster risk in Bangladesh through diminution of disaster related information and knowledge gap and strengthening DRM abilities of the development organisations and communities. NIRAPAD plays a significant role in DRM sector through generating and disseminating knowledge, providing technical support in DRR and CCA and maintaining partnership and collaboration with humanitarian organisations.

NIRAPAD is currently looking for young, dynamic and result oriented personnel for the following position:

Position: Accounts Officer

No. of Vacancy: 01

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare all kind of vouchers and maintain books of accounts;
  • Prepare monthly Bank Reconciliation Statement;
  • Prepare monthly financial statement;
  • Manage Cash and Bank transactions;
  • Cheque writing & disbursement and Custodian Cash & Cheque book;
  • Process Procurement goods and services;
  • Manage Store and fixed assets;
  • Keep all financial books and records updated for the audit of the organization's accounts;
  • Ensure deduction of Vat, Tax before payment to vendor & consultant and timely deposit to govt. treasury;
  • Maintain Tax & VAT Register as per requirement of NGOAB/Govt.
  • Provide support External and Donor Audit;
  • Assist to prepare yearly financial statement;
  • Provide timely logistic support to program department for implementing the program;
  • Provide any other relevant tasks assigned by the Authority.

Required Entry Qualifications and Competencies

  • Masters in Commerce (M. Com.)/MBA (major in Accounting and Finance) or relevant subject.
  • At least 2-3 year(s), working experience in financial management of donor funded project preferably with NGO.
  • Proven skill in financial management, GAAP, VAT, Tax, etc.
  • Proficiency in computer, Microsoft office (Word, excel, PowerPoint) and email communication are essential.
  • Good administrative and leadership skills, ability to work in a team, good interpersonal skill, organizing and problem solving abilities and good skill in Office Management.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English and Bengali.
  • Clear concept on different procurement/payment procedure.
  • Facilitation of Internal and external audit.
  • Hands-on experience on Tally or other Accounting software.

Job Location: Dhaka (20% field visit)

Salary: Tk. 25,000.00 – Tk. 30,000.00 (Based on prior experience)

Please send your updated CV along with a cover letter, to nirapad@nirapad.org.bd on or before 14 July 2021.

NIRAPAD is an equal opportunity employer.

www.nirapad.org.bd

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Date : 27 Jul 2019

Our honorable vice-chairman, Mr. Nasir Uddin Ahmed who was working with Gana Unnayan Prochesta (GUP) has passed away today morning (3:30 am, 27th July) at Ahmed Medical Center, Dhaka (inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun). We pray to Almighty Allah for eternal peace of his departed soul and we express our heartfelt sympathy to the all members of the bereaved family. We also hope that they will find the strength to bear this loss.

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Date : 01 Jan 2019

Remembering Mr. Zahid Hussain, our former advisor, on his first death anniversary. Here is a small tribute to him.

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Date : 02 Apr 2018

Excutive Commette Meeting, April 02, 2018 @ 3pm at Resource Intergation Center (RIC).