BYLC is a pioneer in its field, working at the forefront of youth leadership in Bangladesh. We are a small organization, but growing to face the challenges existing in Bangladesh. BYLC has brought together a team of professionals who strive for excellence, accountability, and integrity in all aspects of our work. Regardless of whether you are a fresh graduate or an experienced professional, if you’re passionate about making a difference and confident in your leadership skills, then BYLC might just be for you.

The following job opportunities are currently available:

Executive, Curriculum Development

Purpose

The primary role of Executive, Curriculum Development will be to conduct leadership sessions across different capacities, execute various core responsibilities within the team, and assist the team with research and development of our leadership training modules.

The Challenge

  • Conduct leadership sessions using experiential learning methodology for youth of different age groups
  • Facilitate in the leadership training programs at BYLC
  • Provide support, and feedback to the teaching team involved in the program
  • Create strategy, and action plan for the curriculum development of online, and on campus leadership training programs
  • Assist the team in planning, and designing curriculum for the leadership programs
  • Conduct research to make evidence-based improvements to the current methods of on-campus, and online leadership courses
  • Develop workbooks, booklets, and manuals for online, and on-campus leadership training programs
  • Document the meeting minutes of teaching team, and create a learning document at the end of each leadership training program
  • Maintain, and track attendance of facilitators, and participants throughout the entire course of the leadership training program, and submitting a graduate list
  • Support small groups to design, monitor, and implement social service projects at community level, and come up with sustainable interventions
  • Supervise small groups during the class, and in community service programs, and mentor members of your small group individually, and in small group
  • Document the learning, and challenge faced by each small groups, and communicate the findings to the designated teams at BYLC
  • Conduct workshops, and presentations on leadership in different schools, colleges, and universities across the country
  • Any other work related to curriculum development team, and teaching assigned by the management

The Demand

  • Bachelor’s degree from any reputed university from any discipline
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in any field (Preference will be given to candidates with at least two years of teaching experience)
  • Preference will be given to teachers, trainers, and students from the education discipline
  • Strong alignment, and belief in the mission, and vision of BYLC (see http://bylc.org/about-us/our-work/)
  • Experience designing projects, and implementing them in the field
  • Possess a strong analytical, problem-solving, and diagnostic mindset
  • Capacity to travel within, and out of Dhaka, occasionally

Skills

  • Teaching proficiency
  • Articulate information with deep understanding
  • Quick to grasp learning
  • Ability to meet deadlines under pressure
  • Excellent speaking, and writing skills, both in Bangla, and English
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

The Perks

  • Competitive salary with housing, health, and travel allowances
  • Opportunity to work, and learn from the premium leadership institute of Bangladesh, specializing in the leadership content conceptualized at Harvard University
  • Working in a multicultural environment with diverse, and talented youth from across Bangladesh
  • Develop support capability, and critical thinking skills while working with team members to provide assistance as assigned

How to apply

  • In the subject title of the email: Applying for Executive, Curriculum Development, BYLC
  • Attach your resume (no more than two pages)
  • Attach a recent passport photo
  • Attach your cover letter (no more than one page), mentioning:
  1. Why are you interested in this specific position?
  2. Why are you interested specifically in BYLC?
  3. What skills do you have that will make you a good fit for this position?

Job Location- Dhaka

Deadline for application: November 30, 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Creative Assistant, Communication

The Challenge

  • Plan and design program contents and marketing materials (both video and static)
  • Develop, coordinate, and maintain website content and social media communication
  • Ensure team members meet the quality and timeline expectation
  • Prepare program related communication materials in print, electronic, and social media
  • Build and maintain relationships with relevant stakeholders including media, vendors, and administrators
  • Plan, develop and drive marketing campaigns

The Demand

  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably with 1 year experience in relevant field) in any discipline from any university in Bangladesh or abroad
  • Good communication skills in English and Bangla
  • Strong conceptual thinking abilities
  • Proficient in using Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator and Premiere pro at least)
  • Basic photography and videography skills are a plus
  • Ability to learn quickly and curiosity to pick up new skills and tools
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Personal qualities should include integrity, commitment to public service, independent thinker, team player, and an eye for detail

Reporting

The Creative Associate, Communication, will report to the Manager, Communication, and will have opportunity to work with the wider BYLC team.

The Perks

  • Competitive salary with housing, health, and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally renowned experts
  • Opportunities for international exposure and fellowships

Job Location

Dhaka

Deadline for application:  December 15, 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Intern, Admissions (Full time)

Job Description for Intern, Admissions (Full time)

The Intern, Admissions will be responsible for assisting in all the admissions related work in BYLC Dhaka office.

The Challenges:

  1. Co-ordinate and Register participants during interviews and written tests with the help of volunteers
  2. Make necessarily phone calls to candidates to inform them about interviews, written tests as well as registration
  3. Maintain regular communications and provide necessarily information to BYLC alumni, present students, potential candidates, guardians, educational institutions and other relevant stakeholders through email, phone and physical interaction
  4. Organize, maintain and entry admission related data
  5. Collect and analyze a variety of complex data and information regarding admissions, registration dates and time
  6. Assist in documentation of all training related activities
  7. Perform other related duties assigned by the supervisor

The Demand:

  1. Enrolled in a bachelor’s degree in a top tier university
  2. Extremely organized and able to multitask
  3. Ability to maintain high standard of confidentiality
  4. Excellent communication skills
  5. Proficient in using MS Office applications

Duration

6 months

The Perks

  1. Working in a multicultural environment with diverse and talented youth from Bangladesh and abroad
  2. Competitive remuneration
  3. Access to world class leadership and professional development training
  4. Opportunity to network with leaders and experts from public, private, and civil institutions
  5. Develop support capability and critical thinking skills while working with team members to provide assistance as assigned

Job Location

Dhaka

Deadline for application:

30 October, 2018

How to apply

Apply by filling out the form below. Your resume should include complete details of work experience, academic performance, extracurricular activities, and names and contact details of two referees. Your one-page cover letter should outline your motivation for joining BYLC and how you feel our organization can benefit from your skills and experience. If you have any further questions or concerns please direct them to hr@bylc.org