Career 2022-04-11T13:42:07+06:00

CAREER AT IDF

Integrated Development Foundation (IDF) is a non-profit, non-government organization established in December 1992. In a short span of almost 30 years, IDF has the distinction of being one of the leading NGO in Bangladesh, which is just the right place that offers opportunities of growth, progress and developing a successful career!

Current Job Vacancies :

Job Title: Fisheries Officer
Number of Vacancies :  01
Projects/Department: Department of Agricultural Development (DAD)
Job Location : Chattogram
Salary:  Negotiable
Employment Status:  Full Time

Job Context:

  • Integrated Development Foundation (IDF) is a non-profit, non-political development organization established in December 1992. Mission of IDF is to combat poverty in the impassable hilly regions and other un-served areas of Bangladesh by providing poor citizens with financial and opportunities such as capital, inputs, appropriate safety nets and services to ensure their socio-economic upliftment. IDF invites application from the potential candidates for the following position under the Department of Agricultural Development (DAD).
  • Department of Agricultural Development (DAD) is aimed to operate programme, research and development projects and diversified agricultural enterprises. It is the leading agricultural integrator in the Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh. Currently, this department is housed with 6 programme, 6 development projects, 1 research projects and two agricultural enterprises like IDF Veterinary Services and IDF Biofertilizer. To impact the world three times, this department is motivated to conduct agricultural research, development, extension and agribusiness development through connecting multi-sectorial people from various segment of the society. This department is working relentlessly to address the entire value chain of locally available agricultural commodities. Therefore, this department is seeking a right person to take the leadership role of the fisheries activities of this department.

Job Responsibilities:

The duties and responsibilities of the Fisheries Officer are as follows:

  • To assist in routine operation and management of the Fisheries program and projects of Department of Agricultural Development (DAD).
  • Operation of fisheries programme, projects and enterprises under the Department of Agricultural Development.
  • Routine operation and monitoring of Field Organizer, Farm workers and Farmers involved fisheries program, projects and enterprises.
  • Ensure regular technical and management support to Field Organizer, Programme Organizer associated with fisheries activities.
  • Identify the farmers for to involve them with development programme and projects.
  • Disseminate improved fisheries management practices/technologies to the farmers.
  • Provide technical guidance to the farmers on small/medium agricultural farm management.
  • Monitoring the IDF fisheries farms, demonstrations and research projects.
  • Connect beneficiaries and ensure timely technical support.
  • Provide training to Field Organizers, Officers, Managers, farmers and project participants.
  • Contribute in operation of “You Tube” Channel for the Extension of fisheries technologies.
  • Prepare training manual, demonstrative materials development, training schedule and training budget.
  • Organize exposure visit, workshop and seminar.
  • Develop Fisheries enterprise like safe dry fish factory, hatchery to produce fish fry, fish feed and other agricultural venture.
  • Organize fish health and environmental health campaign.
  • Organize animal vaccine campaign.
  • Coordination or liaison with government official of DLS, DAE and DoF offices and Union Parishod.
  • Prepare and submit timely report to respective supervisor.
  • Develop progress reports, case studies, chronicles and magazines.

Educational Requirements:

  • BSc Fisheries (Hons) from any public university of Bangladesh.
  • MS in Aquaculture/Fisheries Management/Fisheries Technology from any public university of Bangladesh.

Experience Requirements:

  • 1 to 2 year(s)
  • The applicants should have experience in the following area(s):
    Fisheries

Additional Requirements:

  • Age at most 32 years
  • Both males and females are allowed to apply
  • Must have sound knowledge in ICT.
  • Must have expertise in project management, project planning, training and reporting.
  • The candidate should be self-driven, action and result oriented individual.
  • The candidate must be comfortable to work in hill tracts and in multicultural environment.
  • The candidate must be habituated /comfortable with hill culture.
  • The candidate must be competent in team work and in maintaining interpersonal relationships.
  • Must have legal knowledge in GAP, food safety and Agricultural law and code.
  • Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Tour allowance, Mobile bill, Provident fund, Gratuity
  • Festival Bonus: 2
  • After confirmation, you will get all these benefits.

Read Before Apply

Any form of persuasion will disqualify the candidature before or after the final selection. IDF is an equal opportunity employer. IDF will right authority on this requirement process recognize, withdraw and others.

*Photograph must be enclosed with the resume.

Apply Procedure

Interested professionals are requested to submit their CV and Cover letter with signed, NID, passport size photo image on or before 5:00 PM, 20 April 2022 to HR Department, IDF Head Office, House No: 20, Avenue: 2, Block: D, Mirpur 2, Dhaka – 1216 or email: career.idfbd@gmail.com. The Envelop or Subject must be marked with the title of the post.

Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the assessment.

Application Deadline: 20 April 2022

Job Title: Assistant Coordinator
Number of Vacancies :  01
Projects/Department: Department of Agricultural Development (DAD)
Job Location : Chattogram
Salary:  Negotiable
Employment Status:  Full Time

Job Context:

  • Integrated Development Foundation (IDF) is a non-profit, non-political development organization established in December 1992. Mission of IDF is to combat poverty in the impassable hilly regions and other un-served areas of Bangladesh by providing poor citizens with financial and opportunities such as capital, inputs, appropriate safety nets and services to ensure their socio-economic upliftment. IDF invites application from the potential candidates for the following position under the Department of Agricultural Development (DAD).
  • Department of Agricultural Development (DAD) is aimed to operate programme, research and development projects and diversified agricultural enterprises. It is the leading agricultural integrator in the Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh. Currently, this department is housed with 6 programme, 6 development projects, 1 research projects and two agricultural enterprises like IDF Veterinary Services and IDF Biofertilizer. To impact the world three times, this department is motivated to conduct agricultural research, development, extension and agribusiness development through connecting multi-sectorial people from various segment of the society. This department is working relentlessly to address the entire value chain of locally available agricultural commodities. Therefore, this department is seeking a right person to take the leadership role of the fisheries activities of this department.

Job Responsibilities:

The duties and responsibilities of Assistant Coordinator are as follows:

  • To assist in routine operation and management of the agricultural activities of Department of Agricultural Development (DAD)
  • Operation of programme, projects and enterprises under the Department of Agricultural Development
  • Routine operation and monitoring of Field Organizer, Programme Organizer, Senior Programme Organizer and Programme Managers.
  • Ensure regular technical and management support to Field Organizer, Programme Organizer, Senior Programme Organizer and Programme Managers.
  • Identify the farmers to involve them with development programme and projects
  • Disseminate improved agricultural management practices/technologies to the farmers
  • Provide technical guidance to farmers on small/medium agricultural farm management
  • Monitoring the IDF agricultural farms, demonstrations and research projects
  • Connect beneficiaries and ensure timely technical support
  • Provide training to Field Organizers, Officers, Managers, farmers and project participants
  • Administer “You Tube” Channel for Agricultural Extension
  • Prepare training manual, demonstrative materials development, training schedule and training budget
  • Organize exposure visit, workshop and seminar
  • Develop Agricultural enterprise like safe vegetable, Biofertilizer, seed and other agricultural venture
  • Organize animal health and environmental health campaign
  • Organize animal vaccine campaign
  • Coordination or liaison with government official of DLS, DAE and DoF offices and Union Parishod
  • Prepare and submit timely report to respective supervisor
  • Develop progress reports, case studies, chronicles and magazines

Educational Requirements:

  • BSc Ag (Hons) from any public university of Bangladesh.
  • MS in Horticulture from any public university of Bangladesh.
  • Preferred Professional Certification: Postgraduate certificate in seed technology,PGD in Disaster Management,Training certificate in VAT and TAX law management

Experience Requirements:

  • At least 8 year(s)

Additional Requirements:

  • Age at most 40 years
  • Both males and females are allowed to apply
  • Minimum 8 (eight) years’ work experience in Agricultural Extension field in Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts as a Senior Programme Organizer or equivalent
  • Minimum 8 (eight) years’ work experience in Agricultural demonstration, workshop, training and publication with PKSF aided programme and projects in Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts
  • The candidate must have sound knowledge and experiences in Hill Agriculture
  • Five (5) years’ research experience in livestock research project (KGF aided) in hill tracts as a Co-Principal Investigator.
  • Must have knowledge and experiences in Agri enterprise development and operations
  • Must have experience in production and extension of safe vegetable and fruit production in the Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh.
  • Must have knowledge and experience in integrated agriculture in Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts
  • Must have knowledge and experiences in animal feed and fodder production in Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts
  • Must have sound knowledge in ICT
  • Must have working experiences in Roof-top gardening in Chittagong/Dhaka district with financial aid of Food and Agricultural Organization
  • Must have expertise in project management, project planning, training and reporting
  • Apart from plant science/horticulture, the candidate must have sound knowledge and experience in cattle development and extension of Red Chittagong Cattle, Goyal, Black Bengal Goat, Sheep and Hilly Chicken in Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts.

Compensation & Other Benefits

  • Tour allowance, Mobile bill, Provident fund, Gratuity
  • Festival Bonus: 2
  • After confirmation, you will get all these benefits.

Read Before Apply

Any form of persuasion will disqualify the candidature before or after the final selection. IDF is an equal opportunity employer. IDF will right authority on this requirement process recognize, withdraw and others.

*Photograph must be enclosed with the resume.

Apply Procedure

Interested professionals are requested to submit their CV and Cover letter with signed, NID, passport size photo image on or before 5:00 PM, 23 April 2022 to HR Department, IDF Head Office, House No: 20, Avenue: 2, Block: D, Mirpur 2, Dhaka – 1216 or email: career.idfbd@gmail.com. The Envelop or Subject must be marked with the title of the post.

Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the assessment.

Application Deadline: 23 April 2022

Contact Info

House # 20, Avenue # 02, Block D, Mirpur- 2, Dhaka-1216

Phone: +8802-55075380, 55075381

Mobile: 01711-244356