Application Ends: 15 September 2022

Job Responsibilities

● Preparing job descriptions, advertising vacant positions, and managing the employment process.
● Devise HR interventions with gender equality, diversity, and inclusion lens to address critical HR issues in areas including orientation and on-boarding, learning and development, employee relations, recruitment, and staff care.
● Orientating new employees and training existing employees.
● Monitoring employee performance.
● Ensure staff understand and apply JAAGO Way values, and engage staff to foster and implement a creative and productive workplace that actively promotes learning and development.
● Ensuring that all employees are organized and satisfied in their work environment.
● Overseeing the health and safety of all employees.
● Implementing systematic staff development procedures.
● Consolidate and provide analysis and recommendations on monthly and quarterly Strategic HR Metrics
● Collaboratively design learning and development strategies, programs, and tactical projects to address specific needs derived from evidence-based assessments
● Foster remote management excellence through modeling of and training on best and innovative practices
● Providing counseling on policies and procedures.
● Ensuring meticulous implementation of payroll and benefits administration.
● Provide day-to-day support to HR Leads and practitioners with tools, templates, resources, and information
● Co-coordinate annual and mid-year performance management process
● Communicating with staff about issues affecting their performance.
● Ensuring accurate and proper record-keeping of employee information in electronic and digital format.
● Attend to other requests and projects as specified by the Project Focal.


● Observance of a professional HR philosophy focused on creating solutions to tough problems and balancing compliance/policy requirements with a steadfast commitment to client service and employee well-being.
● Comfortable delivering on strategic HR initiatives, tactical assignments, HR administration and project management – moving seamlessly from one to another every day.
● Highly collaborative, inclusive, consultative, and resourceful work style.
● Outstanding interpersonal, presentation, verbal, and written communication skills.
● Ability to work within a highly matrixed and complex agency organizational structure and to adapt to shifting priorities.
● Excellent project management and organizational skills, including the creation of detailed work plans and superior time management.
● Proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, HRIS.
● Ability to travel up to 40% within the region.
● Fluency in English.

Date Posted

July 18, 2022

Employment Status

Contractual (5 years)




Offered Salary

BDT 45,000



Educational Qualification

● Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in business or publicadministration, finance, human resources management, social sciences, education, or in a related field is required. ● Experience in the United Nations systems in an asset; ● Field experience is an asset.


● At least 5 years. ● At least 2 years of progressively responsible experience at the national or international level in HR of development projects/programs ● The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s): Development Agency, NGO


As per Organization Policy

Office Hour

Sunday-Thursday (09.00 AM-5.00 PM)

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Brief description of JAAGO Foundation

JAAGO Foundation is a civil society organization (CSO) working towards 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.

JAAGO Foundation is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.