Bangladesh - Sustainable Coastal and Marine Fisheries Program

We are currently looking for experts having experince in coastal and marine fisheries sector, for a future project in Bangladesh. The following profiles are needed : 

The Project Manager/Chief of Party will have an advance graduate degree in Business Management, Economics/ Finance, Engineering or Natural Sciences with at least 15 years of project management experience, leading large multidisciplinary teams in international project finance and significant exposure to investment project finance from the WB or other MDBs. Investment project and major (institutional) sector reform experience in the fisheries sector is highly desirable. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification will be a plus. The Project Manager will have overall responsibility for the PMC work and oversee the PMC work planning, implementation and tracking of project activities and specified deliverables. The Project Manager will have demonstrated team and people management skills and perform his duties with integrity. In this context, successful project managed experience track record in South Asia is highly desirable. 

The DeputyProject Manager /Deputy Chief of Party will work hand in hand with the Chief of Party and will ensure day-to-day project activities are properly implemented, monitored and documented. S/he will play a major role in establishing a collaborative interface with the PMC team and the PMU. The DCP be a Bangladeshi national, with investment project management experience of no less than 15 years, familiar with the fisheries sector, sector policies and regulations, fisheries and mariculture/aquaculture management and practices in Bangladesh.

The Senior Procurement Adviser will be a qualified senior procurement specialist with at least 15 years of experience in World Bank-finance procurement and or contract management, ideally involving WB or other MDB investment projects in Bangladesh. He/she should have experience intender/bidding process and documents for procurement of consultants, services, goods, and work in accordance with WBG procurement rules, including large consultants and/or service contracts. Working experience in fisheries sector as with information technology, design, and engineering will be also a plus.

The Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist will assist the PMU to design, deploy, and maintain project monitoring system tracking the project results based on (Project’s Results Framework (PRF) that also meets GoB reporting requirements. The M&E system should further allow for interfacing with the SDF reporting under Component 3. 

The Senior Fisheries Management/Community Co-management and Planning Specialist will advise and assist the PD/PMU in project investment and DOF capacity-building/training activities related to fisheries management and governance, including supporting the PMU in implementation of activities related to fisheries management policies, development strategy and institutional reforms, with specific focus on enabling and operationalizing at scale of community co-management.

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Future or ongoing projects