Excellent understanding of urban disaster risk reduction concepts, policies and principles as well as regional and international urban risk reduction practices.
Ability to apply theoretical knowledge into the design of complex, multi-disciplinary capacity development programmes on disaster management
Proven experience of mainstreaming gender sensitivity and inclusion in disaster preparedness and response.
Proactive and able to work with minimal supervision with initiative, reliability, flexibility, motivation, resourcefulness
Ability to deal sensitively in a multicultural environment and function effectively in diverse and multidisciplinary teams
Team player with strong client and results orientation
Ability to develop partnerships with a range of stakeholders including the government, UN agencies and civil society
Knowledge and understanding of integrated approaches to development, with a focus on capacity development
Excellent analytical and report writing skills
Fully proficient computer skills and use of relevant software and other applications, e.g. word processing, spreadsheets, internal databases, Internet etc.
Experience in working as geologist in a reputed organization is preferable.
Language Requirements:Excellent command of English and Bangla
Excellent oral and written English and Bangla communication skills, and exceptional technical writing and presentation capabilities
Ability to communicate effectively through interpreters.