Category: NGO/Development

Livelihood Officer

Centre for Disability in Development (CDD)



Job Context

    The project is focused to promote empowerment of persons with disabilities 9 project locations through the partner organizations. The position will require to closely work with collectives of persons with disability to ensure their engagement in the viable livelihood activities. The project starts from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021 funded by CBM Australia

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct feasibility studies, design and coordinate market assessments
  • Identify Livelihood opportunities and provide technical support in the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the livelihood activities.
  • Provide technical direction, leadership and training to the livelihoods beneficiaries on business planning, income generation, village savings and loans, revolving funds, vocational skills training and strengthening of small scale businesses for the beneficiaries to enhance their self-reliance
  • Working with multiple stakeholders, including private sector, development agencies, government authorities, NGOs and social enterprises
  • Engagement relevant to livelihood e.g. microfinance, employment, entrepreneurship, local economic development, micro-finance, poverty reduction, agriculture, livestock, vocational and technical education and training, etc. .
  • Participating in proposals development and budgeting for new projects in accordance with the provided guidelines and standards
  • Ensure timely and quality progress reporting and prepare the analytical report
  • Provide inputs and feedback to reporting;
  • Ensure systematic documentation and filing;
  • Perform any other duties and responsibilities assigned by the Project manager

Employment Status



  • Work from home, Work at office

Educational Requirements

  • University degree in Development Studies, Economy or Socio-Economic Development, Business Administration, or another related field
  • Skills Required: LIvelihoods

Experience Requirements

  • 3 to 5 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Age 28 to 40 years
  • Both males and females are allowed to apply
  • Excellent command of the most common methodologies to identify, assess and monitor livelihood activities,
  • Assesses project performance to identify success factors and incorporates best practices into project work;
  • Experience to work with person with disabilities will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analysis skills (qualitative and qualitative)
  • Strong cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Flexible and creative
  • Excellent computer skills including navigating email, internet and MS Office software including PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Job Location

Dhaka (Savar)


    Tk. 42000 - 46000 (Monthly)

Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Mobile bill, Weekly 2 holidays
  • Salary Review: Yearly
  • Prorate festival bonus
Job Summary

Published on: 19 Nov 2020

Vacancy:  01

Employment Status: Full-time

Experience: 3 to 5 year(s)

Gender: Both males and females are allowed to apply

Age: Age 28 to 40 years

Job Location: Dhaka (Savar)

Salary: Tk. 42000 - 46000 (Monthly)

Application Deadline: 28 Nov 2020

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Read Before Apply

CDD respects rights and dignity of all human beings including children, women, older persons, all sex, indigenous community and persons with disabilities. CDD complies with its child and vulnerable adult safeguarding policy and code of conduct. All staff of CDD must sign and adhere to this code of conduct.
Candidates with the required profile and proven experience, who meet these qualifications, are invited to submit their application in English clearly mentioning the Job Title along with a meaningful cover letter, updated CV, recent PP size photograph by email
CDD encourages persons with disabilities meeting the selection criteria to apply for this position.

*Photograph must be enclosed with the resume.

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Application Deadline : 28 Nov 2020

Published On

19 Nov 2020

Company Information

Centre for Disability in Development (CDD) Address : A-18/6, Genda, Savar, Dhaka-1340 Web : Business : The Centre for Disability in Development (CDD) is a not for profit organization established in 1996 to develop a more inclusive society for persons with a disability. CDD`s mission is to address this by simultaneously educating the community in how to be more inclusive whilst also enabling persons with a disability to participate in society by providing them with essential supports. In this way persons with disabilities can be given the same rights, freedoms, dignity and quality of life as everyone else. CDD respects rights and dignity of all human beings including children, women and persons with disabilities . All staff members of CDD must sign a Child safeguarding Code of Conduct.