Current Vacancy

  • Applicants must submit their updated CV with a color photo via Email: info@shrimpfoundation.org and by CC nishan.ku.fmrt@gmail.com
  • The name of the position should be in the subject line of the email.
  • Applicants can send a hard copy to BSFF Office address “Bangladesh Shrimp and Fish Foundation, Road 13/C, House 14, Level A3, Block E, Banani, Dhaka 1213 “

JOB CIRCULAR DATE: 18 January 2023

POSITION TITLE: Team Leader

VACANCY: 01  

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 25 JANUARY 2023

LOCATION: Bangladesh

DEPARTMENT: Aquaculture Development

REPORTS TO: Executive Director

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Implement the project activities in Khulna, Cox’s Bazar, and Bagerhat & Satkhira according to the project planning.
  • He/She will be responsible for implementing activities related to improving the productivity of improved extensive shrimp culture through cluster approach in the project location as well as implement the Seabass culture management in Khulna, Coxs’s Bazar & Bagerhat.
  • Coordinate with government, nongovernment organization, value chain actors, farmers, university academia regarding shrimp and seabass culture in Bangladesh.
  • He/she will facilitate implementation of shrimp nursery and seabass nursery to reduce mortality rates and increase supply of shrimp PL as well as seabass juvenile.
  • He/she will facilitate implementation of cluster shrimp farming in improve extensive method as well as implementation of pilot seabass grow out culture.
  • He/ She will provide direction to the filed team to implement the project according to the proposed plan and help team members to overcome the obstacle in the field.
  • Oversee the development of shrimp culture manual as well as the technical materials for seabass culture, management and assist team members in regards of conducting training according to the project plan.
  • Work as the focal point from project side and regular communication with the donors and submit the monthly, quarterly and project completion report on due time with the assistance of team members.
  • Work closely with national and international consultant and provide technical guidance to complete the project milestone on due time.
  • Oversee the preparation of technical papers and presentations prepared by the team members for seminar, workshop and etc.
  • Overall supervision of project activities as well as the activities of project personnel
  • Any other activities as required for the project implementation as well as the assignments provided by BSFF authority

QUALIFICATIONS AND BACKGROUND:

Education:

  • Master in Aquaculture/Fisheries from renowned university of home and abroad. PhD in the field of aquaculture/fisheries/related field will be given preference.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 15 years of progressively working experience with the government/non-government on aquaculture sector or donor-funded programs on aquaculture and management.
  • Demonstrated experience on implementation aquaculture/fisheries activities including proven networking within the private sector.
  • Expert-level knowledge of aquaculture/fisheries systems in Bangladesh

 Skills & Knowledge:

  • Demonstrated experience and leadership in implementing fisheries management and projects.
  • Technical knowledge of shrimp and other aquaculture activities in the perspective of Bangladesh.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Commitment to implement project activities at the rural areas
  • Ability to work under pressure

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JOB CIRCULAR DATE: 18 JANUARY 2023

POSITION TITLE: Aquaculture Specialist

VACANCY: 02

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 25 JANUARY 2023

LOCATION: Bangladesh

DEPARTMENT: Aquaculture Development

REPORTS TO: Team Leader

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist Team Leader to plan, conduct, and implement project activities including research activities.
  • Assist Team Leader for the development of policies, strategies, and operational initiatives based on the goal and objectives of the project.
  • Prepare survey design, methodology, questionnaires, etc. for implementing project activities with the help of Team Leader.
  • Perform relevant documents preparation, statistical analyses and fieldwork for the project.
  • Assist Team Leader to arrange all types of consultation meeting and workshops of the project according to the project plan.
  • Provide technical supports to Team Leader in data collection work, digital traceability activities, midterm evaluation and implementation of other project activities.
  • Help BSFF monitoring focal person for the effective monitoring and evaluation of project activities including budgeting.
  • Supervise day to day activities of technical officer seabass, cluster supervisor and facilitate their activities in the field to smoothen the project implementation.
  • He/she will facilitate implementation of shrimp nursery and seabass nursery to reduce mortality rates and increase supply of shrimp PL as well as seabass juvenile.
  • He/she will facilitate implementation of cluster shrimp farming in improve extensive method as well as implementation of pilot seabass grow out culture.
  • Regular communication with DFO, SUFO, UFO, HQ DoF officials, private sector stakeholders, civil society, cluster farmers, processing plant representative for effective implementation of project activities.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned by Team Leader, BSFF.

QUALIFICATIONS AND BACKGROUND:

Education:

  • Master in Aquaculture/Fisheries from renowned university of home and abroad.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 8-10 years of progressively working with the GO/NGO/INGO sectors related with aquaculture/fisheries/food security.
  • Demonstrated experience on implementation of aquaculture/fisheries/food safety/ livelihood development activities including proven networking with the private sectors.
  • Profound knowledge of aquaculture/fisheries systems in Bangladesh

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Demonstrated experience and leadership in the implementation of project including market linkage.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Excellent report writing skill & good public relation capacity
  • Commitment to implement project activities at the rural areas
  • Ability to work under pressure

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JOB CIRCULAR DATE: 18 JANUARY 2023

POSITION TITLE: Technical Officer (Seabass)

VACANCY: 02

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 25 JANUARY 2023

LOCATION: Bangladesh

DEPARTMENT: Aquaculture Development

REPORTS TO: Aquaculture Specialist

 MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist Team Leader and Aquaculture Specialist to implement the assigned project activities
  • Assist to monitor the project progress through regular field visit and ensure quality data collection and reporting.
  • Maintain relationship with Implementing partners and stakeholders to strengthen the networking activities to achieve the project goals and objectives.
  • He/ She will take initiative to select seabass pond/ farms area and maintain good relation with the stakeholders.
  • Organize farmer training with the participation of farmers, value chain actors in the project area as per the project provision.
  • Assist the farmers to collect the data for digital traceability
  • Conduct baseline survey and assists farmers to maintain day to day farm record book
  • Directly supervise and monitor seabass nursery management as well as pilot grow out activities.
  • Prepare weekly/monthly/quarterly report and maintain activity documentation as required.
  • Writes success stories and case studies.
  • Any other relevant activities and tasks as required by the project.

 QUALIFICATIONS AND BACKGROUND:

Education:

  • Minimum Bachelor in Fisheries/zoology from renowned university of home and abroad. Masters in the field of aquaculture/fisheries/related field will be given preference.

Experience:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of progressively working experience aquaculture/ fisheries/livelihood development.
  • Project Management experience at field level
  • Experience in training management in the rural level
  • Community base project management.

 Skills & Knowledge:

  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Good report writing skill & good public relation capacity
  • Commitment to implement project activities at the rural areas
  • Ability to work under pressure

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JOB CIRCULAR DATE: 18 JANUARY 2023

POSITION TITLE: Cluster Supervisor (Shrimp)

VACANCY: 03

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 25 JANUARY 2023

LOCATION: Bangladesh

DEPARTMENT: Aquaculture Development

REPORTS TO: Aquaculture Specialist

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist Team Leader and Aquaculture Specialist to implement the assigned project activities.
  • Assist to monitor the project progress through regular field visit and ensure quality data collection and reporting.
  • Maintain relationship with Implementing partners and stakeholders to strengthen the networking activities to achieve the project goals and objectives.
  • He/ She will take initiative to select shrimp farmers and clusters in the project area and maintain good relationship with the stakeholders.
  • Organize farmer trainings with the participation of cluster farmers & non cluster farmers and value chain actors in the project area as per the project provision.
  • Assist the farmers to collect the data for digital traceability
  • Conduct baseline survey and assists farmers to maintain day to day farm record book
  • Regular visit the clusters, meeting with the farmers and monitor the nursing and culture management of shrimp in the field level.
  • Assist in the preparation of weekly/monthly/quarterly report and maintain activity documentation as required.
  • Writes success stories and case studies.
  • Any other relevant activities and tasks as required by the project.

 QUALIFICATIONS AND BACKGROUND:

Education:

  • Minimum S.S.C with proven working experience in aquaculture/ fisheries in the field level

Experience:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of progressively working experience in aquaculture/ fisheries/ community livelihood development in the coastal region of Bangladesh
  • Experience in training management in the rural level

 Skills & Knowledge:

  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Good report writing skill & good public relation capacity
  • Strong communication and motivational skill
  • Commitment to implement project activities at the rural areas
  • Ability to work under pressure

**The requirements will be done subject to the approval of the project by the donor.

** BSFF authority reserves the right to accept or reject any application.