Consortium Coordinator – Christian Aid

Job Context
Consortium Coordinator in a leading international network
Full-time, three-year role based in Cox Bazar
Competitive salary in the not-for-profit sector
About EKOTA Consortium:
Ekota Bangladesh is a partner of the Church Agency Network Disaster Operation (CAN DO*) in Australia. The Ekota consortium in Bangladesh consists of three partner agencies, – Caritas Bangladesh, Christian Aid and RDRS Bangladesh. Under a broader donor consortium framework, Ekota partners will contribute to the donor efforts to meet humanitarian and protection needs and increase resilience and self-reliance of Rohingya and host communities in Bangladesh. Keeping line with the donor`s expected outcomes Ekota partners will intervene in providing community-based protection and improving WASH facilities in the Rohingya camps, and re-vegetation, disaster risk reduction and livelihood development both in the camps and nearby host communities in Ukhiya Upazila of Cox`s Bazar District.
Job description of the Coordinator is enclosed. The position in the 1st year will be in Christian Aid, Cox Bazar Office. In the 2nd year, the position will be based in Caritas Bangladesh and subsequently to RDRS in the 3rd year.

Job Responsibilities
You will be involved in:
Project planning and coordination to ensure timely and quality implementation of all programme activities
Building trust and harmony among participating agencies
Creating an enabling environment among participating agencies to achieve the goal of the programme
Maintaining open and effective communication amongst the consortium and project team members
Making a difference in the lives of vulnerable people
Employment Status

Additional Requirements
You will thrive as the EKOTA Consortium Coordinator, if you are strong at:
Managing relationship between different stakeholders with respect, integrity and professionalism
Managing complex humanitarian refugee programmes
Managing consortium programmes with high quality and compliance to meet program outcomes.
Good understanding of humanitarian architecture especially of the forcibly displaced people from Myanmar.
Putting marginalised communities at the centre of our decision-making

Apply Procedure
Curious to know more?
For further information on this role, please contact Mr M.Azad, Humanitarian Programme Manager on email:; or Ms Anita Margaret Rozario, Human Resource Manager, Caritas Bangladesh on email:
Are you our next Ekota Consortium Coordinator? ­­
If you believe in partnership (not pity) and a hand-up (not a hand-out), then we`d love for you to apply.
Please send your application to by COB 30 August 2020 with a subject line indicating the role title and the channel where you saw the role advertised (e.g. BD jobs). This post is open for Bangladeshi Nationals only.
Your application needs to include:

A cover letter
Your latest CV / resume
A separate document outlining your suitability for the role (based on the requirements set out in the Job description) and salary expectations
Application Deadline : 30 Aug 2020