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:

Senior Manager, Finance and Accounts

About BYLC:

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.

Purpose:

The prime responsibility of the Senior Manager to guide, supervise, track and maintain the day-to-day activities.

Core responsibilities:

  • Manages day-to-day accounting, invoicing, payroll, cash management and internal financial reporting
  • Ensures accurate and timely reporting
  • Continually reviews work practices and procedures for better operational efficiency and potential issues in accounts, financial processes and controls and proactively raise management attention to act and resolve
  • Provides financial advice on planning and analysis for projects
  • Provides support and input to project financial planning processes including monitoring progress.
  • Ensures consistent application of BYLC policies, procedures, advises on operational structure of projects/programmes in accordance with donor requirements, taking into consideration multiple currencies and co-funding requirements
  • Produces and reviews financial reports, ensuring that expenditure is according to approved contractual budgets
  • Provides liaison between project managers and donors as and when required
  • Identifies and communicates major funding gaps and recommends best working solutions to respective managers
  • Prepares reports and presents findings

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:

  • Bachelor in Accounting and Finance
  • MBA in Finance
  • ACCA/CPA

Experience:

     More than 7-10 years relevant experience

Skills:

  • Advanced degree in accounting, business, economics, finance, or a related field
  • several years of experience in a finance role
  • superior mathematical skills
  • leadership skills and experience
  • employee management; understanding of data privacy standards
  • solid communication skills, both written and verbal
  • public speaking skills
  • deep understanding of business principles and practices
  • superior attention to detail

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job Location:
Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Manager, People Development

About BYLC:
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.

Purpose:

The Manager, People Development, will have a thorough understanding of the organization’s requirements regarding human resources and administrative functions. S/he will partner with BYLC President and Manager, Operations, to identify talent gaps and address the needs of management. S/he is responsible for setting strategic human resource and administrative direction; providing a perspective on growth and expansion; and supporting and sustaining a culture of leadership across all units.

Core Responsibilities:

Amongst many exciting challenges, the Manager/Deputy Manager will;

  • Effectively interface with all levels of the organization to coordinate and oversee all of the people-related and office management activities
  • Make certain that all administrative systems and processes are highly reliable, finely tuned, and well delivered
  • Ensure all job descriptions are kept up to date and deal with any performance or grievance issues in a legally compliant and professional way
  • Implement organization’s HR policy in line with overall BYLC strategic plans with flexibility to cope with changes in the organization, as and when they occur
  • Provide day to day support to line managers on all human resource issues: recruitment, management of staff, staff training, remuneration, promotion, and succession planning
  • Serve as administrative team leader, coach, and advocate for administrative staff
  • Keep informed and up to date regarding industry standards and best practices related to non-profit personnel management
  • Build relationships with recruiters, draft briefs, set up interviews where necessary and coordinate recruitment
  • Participate in key decisions as a member of the management committee
  • Other duties as necessary and related

Desired Candidate Profile:

Education:
Graduate in Human Resources Management

Experience:

  • More than 5 years of relevant experience
  • Masters’ Degree is desirable

Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge on core HR functions
  • Organized and systematic way of working with an eye for detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills including patience and ability to work well with staff at all levels
  • Exceptional verbal communication and public speaking skills, as well as strong and concise writing skill in English and Bangla
  • Personal qualities should include excellent presentation skills, creativity, integrity, commitment to public service, independent

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and though leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job location:

Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Manager, Marketing and Communication

About BYLC:

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.

Purpose:

The Marketing & Communications Manager is responsible for the strategic design, implementation and management a range of on-line & off-line communication strategies targeting media and BYLC engagement, to promote the value of BYLC. This will be achieved through a combination of corporate communications, public affairs, press office and e-marketing development communication strategies.

Core responsibilities:

  • Delivery of overall communication and business development strategies and initiative
  • Develop strategic communications planning for promotion and dissemination of corporate and marketing content
  • Develop corporate promotions and communications liaising with other departments and the Management Team.
  • Develop/maintain social media profiles and quality content on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.
  • Develop other, relevant social media outlets to support and expand our digital presence
  • Recruitment and maintenance of media partnerships
  • Manage PR and press relations § Assist in the preparation and drafting of various communications (email, social media)
  • Manage relationships with external agencies and suppliers in relation to marketing,
  • Prepare key presentations and reports including Annual Reports, grant applications, and tender submissions.
  • Develop and implement comprehensive marketing, communications and business
  • Communication and business development initiatives.
  • Contribute significantly to organisational growth, innovation, and in the youth and community sector

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:

  • Bachelor in Business Development, Economics, Marketing
  • Masters degree is desirable in Marketing or Business-related field

Experience:

  • More than 5 to 7 years of relevant experience

Skills:

  • High-level communication skills
  • Stakeholder management skills
  • Proven ability to negotiate
  • Experience with design and implementation of business development strategy
  • Conflict resolution
  • The ability to self-motivate and motivate a team
  • Experience working to and exceeding targets

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and though leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job location:

Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Manager, BYLCx

About BYLCx:

We are a fast-growing online learning platform working to democratize 21st century skills in Bangladesh. We offer rigorous, mastery-based learning on leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, professional development, etc. You will be part of a team that is working to create an unmatched learning experience for young people in Bangladesh. Our team members have strong work ethics, believe in what BYLCx is building, and are willing to play whatever role is necessary to achieve the goals. 

Core Responsibilities:

STRATEGY:

  • Represent and define the overall vision and strategy as well as own the strategy from idea generation through execution and measurement.
  • Track emerging trends in the online learning landscape to articulate and refine messaging as well as competitive positioning of BYLCx offerings.
  • Identify opportunities to measure and improve customer service quality, efficiency, and effectiveness.
  • Work with the content developers and learning designers to define and prioritize the team backlog according to business and implementation strategy.
  • Participate in strategic initiatives as needed.

 PRODUCT OWNERSHIP:

  • Develop an understanding of target market and user base to guide decisions. Serve as a subject matter expert in selected offerings and initiatives from a feature/function perspective.
  • Oversee the development of courses on 21st century skills. Plan new content types, source course instructors, and oversee the development of assessments.
  • Maintain efficiency in course development process by documenting, simplifying, and communicating relevant process flows
  • Lead cross-functional teams (product development, tech, marketing, operations, production) and implement management decisions for new BYLCx courses and initiatives
  • Engage directly with students in order to drive promotions as well as refine understanding of customer needs and their use of the offering.
  • Serve as day-to-day point of contact for colleagues across the organization to ensure the “voice of the market” is brought into the management team

 ORGANIZATIONAL READINESS:

  • Develop and execute plans to train course development, marketing, course production and engineering teams to develop, improve and promote courses and programs at a fast pace. Oversee the development of:
    • marketing and partnership tools such as presentations, demos, and proposal templates
    • best practice materials, such as implementation guides and deployment tools
  • Serve as point of contact to troubleshoot the day to day issues of marketing and operations team and ensure high student satisfaction. Arrange internal webinars/training, streamline and manage internal communications, and arrange for training if applicable
  • Manage input/feedback from BYLC management committee

 METRICS AND BUSINESS PERFORMANCE:

  • Synthesize and report monthly updates on trends, including student acquisition; high conversion opportunities; completion rate; churn rate, customer service trends, etc.
  • Reporting on results of iterations and progress toward Minimum Viable Product or other development goals including burn-up charts; release defects, and customer feedback trends
  • In collaboration with Marketing, evaluate market and business analytics to define new market opportunities for exploration.
  • Regularly review data to get insights on product line performance.

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:

  • Bachelors from any discipline
  • Masters’ Degree is desirable

Experience:

More than 5 years of relevant experience

Skills:

  • Organized and systematic way of working with high attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a passion for improving the professional lives of the youth
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Bangla
  • Personal qualities should include excellent presentation skills, creativity, integrity, commitment to public service, independent thinker, team player

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job location:

Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Deputy Manager, Communication

Purpose

The main responsibility of this position is developing BYLC’s communication strategies and managing the organization’s presence through different mediums. He/she will also be responsible for overseeing the projects progress and assist the communication team by mentoring and managing the team of BYLC at a wider management level.

Core responsibilities

  • Manage day to day communication of BYLC
  • Setting weekly/monthly/quarterly/yearly targets for the communication team and ensuring that the teams meet/complete objectives
  • Develop policies and procedures for achieving the communication targets of BYLC
  • Oversees, guide and coordinate between and among different departments, divisions and employees of BYLC and ensure relevant updates and news are communicated efficiently to external stakeholders
  • Cultivate and manage relationships with print, online and electronic media organizations
  • Maintain BYLC website and ensure that BYLC maintains a high visibility through website, social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.) and print, online and electronic media
  • Policy setting/ creating/ updating BYLC communication manual/ handbook
  • Author, supervise, produce external communications, including special and quarterly newsletters, annual reports,  program brochures and other publication
  • All other duties ancillary to and related with the above mentioned duties
  • Any other duties as assigned by BYLC from time to time

Desired Candidate Profile

Education

Bachelor degree from any discipline (marketing and communication preferred)

Experience

2+ year work experience with digital marketing, social media content, communications, branding

Skills

  • Excellent communication skills in English and Bangla
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Proficient in using MS Office applications
  • Basic photography and videography skills are a plus
  • Personal qualities should include integrity, commitment to public service, independent thinker, team player, and an eye for detail

Benefits

  • 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: February 14, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Web Developer (Python/Django)

We are a fast-growing online learning platform working to democratize 21st-century skills in Bangladesh. We offer rigorous, mastery-based learning on leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, professional development, etc. You will be part of a team that is working to create an unmatched learning experience for young people in Bangladesh. Our team members have strong work ethics, believe in what BYLCx is building, and are willing to play whatever role is necessary to achieve the goals. 

Essential Skills

  • Strong knowledge of building RESTful API’s using Python (Django Rest Framework).
  • Experience working in a Cloud-based environment (GCP, AWS)
  • Familiarity with managing and configuring a variety of web and app servers
  • Experience working with modern front-end web development technologies and approaches
  • Experience with MySQL/PostgreSQL.
  • Proficient on version control tools (Git).
  • Excellent detail-oriented, problem-solving skills and the ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts, principles, and solutions
  • Excellent detail-oriented, problem-solving skills and the ability to quickly learn and apply new concepts, principles, and solutions

Additional Skills

  • Experience working with Agile/SCRUM team setting, including cross-functional structures, and varying levels of management
  • Familiarity with MongoDB, Laravel Framework, Bootstrap, and React.js is a plus.

Experience

At least 2 years of experience in building applications using Python

It’s a no-go if

  • You don’t have experience in Python, Django, Javascript, HTML, and CSS
  • You don’t have strong time management and organizational skills
  • You can’t produce quality code that is maintainable, efficient and reliable

Perks

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts
  • Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast-paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

If the above requirements fit your skills and experience, please send us your resume today (include your GitHub/GitLab/BitBucket profile).

Job Location

Dhaka

Deadline for application: We will review applications on a rolling basis. The position will remain open until filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

Executive, Communication

Purpose

The Communication Executive will be responsible for the overall online and offline brand presence of the Change Agents Network. He or she will be involved in the creative design of branding content, maintain the program’s online presence, liaise with photographers and videographers, and work closely with the Project team and Communication team. He or she will undergo rigorous onboarding with the BYLC staff.

The Challenge

  • Undertake copywriting for communications materials (pamphlets and posters), online content (website), and social media (Facebook posts and event updates)
  • Provide input in the design of the project website, create content for the website, manage and update the website (related blog content)
  • Draft press releases, coordinate with media, design regular social media posts, and create presentations
  • Design merchandise and marketing collateral for mentors
  • Liaise with Communications team
  • Coordinate with vendors and oversee procurement process
  • Support project teams in the planning and execution of roadshow events, launch ceremony and closing ceremony
  • Document the project through photos and testimonials for social media updates and future promotions.

Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Ability to think creatively and innovatively
  • Proficient in both English and Bangla
  • Excellent interpersonal and intrapersonal skills

Reporting

The Executive, Communications will report to the Deputy Manager, Communication and will collaborate with the BYLC communication team.

The Perks

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Working in a multicultural environment with diverse and talented youth from Bangladesh and abroad
  • Develop support capability and critical thinking skills while working with team members to provide assistance as assigned

Deadline for application: 

February 14, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

 

Executive, Public Relations

About BYLC:

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.

Purpose:

We are looking for an enthusiastic Public Relations (PR) Executive to manage the relationships between BYLC and external parties. You will be the one to project the “face” of the company and will be instrumental in enhancing its popularity and trustworthiness. The goal is to build a strong communications network around the company that will ensure good relationship with the general public and rising awareness of the company and its brand.

Core responsibilities:

  • Plan, implement and manage public relations strategies 
  • Organize and manage various Public Relations activities 
  • Measure performance of each activity and event
  • Determine KPIs for PR
  • Use a variety of channels (TV, press, internet etc.) to maximize BYLC’s exposure
  • Work with marketing team to ensure match with the corporate brand
  • Arrange and coordinate interviews
  • Research and gather opportunities for sponsorships
  • Build and maintain relationships with journalists, influencers and politicians
  • Organize and coordinate PR activities
  • Arrange for interviews or public speaking events and construct press releases
  • Advise company on handling sensitive public issues to preserve reputation
  • Assess opportunities for sponsorships and other partnerships and manage relations
  • Analyse results of PR campaigns or efforts and prepare reports

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:
BSc/BA in PR, marketing or similar field

Experience:

More than 1-2 years of relevant experience

Skills:

  • Proven experience as public relations executive or similar role
  • Proven experience in coordinating and managing effective PR campaigns through various channels
  • Solid knowledge of social media (blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; comfortable as a public speaker
  • Ability to build strong relationships with key people or organizations
  • A creative mind partnered with the ability to find the best practical solutions

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job location:

Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Executive, Customer Happiness, BYLCx

About BYLCx:

We are a fast-growing online learning platform working to democratize 21st century skills in Bangladesh. We offer rigorous, mastery-based learning on leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, professional development, etc. You will be part of a team that is working to create an unmatched learning experience for young people in Bangladesh. Our team members have strong work ethics, believe in what BYLCx is building, and are willing to play whatever role is necessary to achieve the goals. 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Develop customer service procedures, policies and standards in collaboration with the team; and identify opportunities to increase student acquisition, retention, and brand awareness.
  • Handle various customer service related situations to proactively create positive and “sweet” experiences for our students
  • Manage and report on the overall performance of the customer service each week: service levels, customer satisfaction, budget and conversion opportunities
  • Obsess over the efficiency of crucial KPIs, including email response rates, live chat response rates, comment response rates, etc.
  • Be willing and able to collaborate across various departments in the organisation to serve the students better, such as operations, curriculum development, career services
  • Proactively collect customer feedback and provide organised/actionable insight to ensure we're meeting our customer's needs and expectations
  • Prepare a Customer Happiness handbook, FAQ (including web content) and reference guides to streamline the process
  • Keep up to date with customer service best practices; including potential trainings and webinars & new technology recommendations

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:

Bachelors in any discipline

Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills in English and Bangla (both written and verbal)
  • Ability to assess situations and make judgement calls aligned with our culture Strong interpersonal skills; friendly, upbeat attitude, professional demeanor
  • Ability to use excel to input data and interpret/communicate that data to senior management

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job Location:
Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Executive, Content Designer, BYLCx

About BYLCx:

We are a fast-growing online learning platform working to democratize 21st century skills in Bangladesh. We offer rigorous, mastery-based learning on leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, professional development, etc. You will be part of a team that is working to create an unmatched learning experience for young people in Bangladesh. Our team members have strong work ethics, believe in what BYLCx is building, and are willing to play whatever role is necessary to achieve the goals. 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the development of courses on 21st century skills
  • Develop processes for our new but rapidly growing collection of homework help resources
  • Build workforce skills courses aligned with the needs of leading organizations
  • Strengthen and help market our catalog of job prep courses
  • Efficiently support part-time instructors by answering questions, troubleshooting and doing whatever needs to be done to drive project delivery
  • Connect with bloggers, journalists and others on the web to build awareness of our resources
  • Collaborate with engineering team to test and refine internal tools and site features

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:

  • Background in education and teaching

Skills:

  • Copywriting experience
  • SEO experience
  • Make quick but thoughtful decisions, such as when you are preparing assessments, sourcing course instructors, and planning new content types
  • Write simple and clear instructions, documentation, and style guides for lessons, courses, articles, and other asset types
  • Work within a fast-paced environment to juggle multiple projects and iterate plans based on new information
  • Balance efficiency and quality by knowing when it’s time to get things done and when you need to slow down and focus on details
  • Demonstrate tech savvy and computer literacy by quickly learning how to use our suite of web tools
  • Embrace continuous learning and seek out knowledge and skills from diverse sources including coworkers, websites, podcasts, books, etc.
  • Foster healthy team collaboration by regularly giving and receiving constructive feedback

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job Location:
Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Executive, Digital Marketing

About BYLCx:

We are a fast-growing online learning platform working to democratize 21st century skills in Bangladesh. We offer rigorous, mastery-based learning on leadership, communication, entrepreneurship, professional development, etc. You will be part of a team that is working to create an unmatched learning experience for young people in Bangladesh. Our team members have strong work ethics, believe in what BYLCx is building, and are willing to play whatever role is necessary to achieve the goals. 

Purpose:

We are looking for an experienced Digital Marketing Executive to assist in the planning, execution and promoting our programs. The promotion of products and services through digital channels is a complex procedure with great potential which becomes increasingly useful for an organisations such as ours.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Plan and monitor the ongoing organisation presence on social media (Twitter, Facebook etc.)
  • Launch optimized online adverts through Google Adwords, Facebook etc. to increase company and brand awareness
  • Be actively involved in SEO efforts (keyword, image optimization etc.)
  • Prepare online newsletters and promotional emails and organize their    distribution through various channels
  • Provide creative ideas for content marketing and update website
  • Collaborate with designers to improve user experience
  • Measure performance of digital marketing efforts using a variety of Web analytics tools (Google Analytics, WebTrends etc.)
  • Acquire insight in online marketing trends and keep strategies up-to-date
  • Maintain partnerships with media agencies and vendors

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:

BSc/BA  in Marketing  or any related field

Experience:  

More than 1-2 years of relevant experience

Skills:

  • Proven experience as Digital Marketing Executive or similar role
  • Excellent understanding of digital marketing concepts and best practices
  • Experience with B2C social media, Google Adwords and email campaigns and SEO/SEM
  • Working knowledge of ad serving tools
  • Perfect knowledge of web analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, NetInsight, WebTrends etc.)
  • Skills and experience in creative content writing
  • Analytical mindset and critical thinking

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts
  • Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and thought leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job Location:

Dhaka

Deadline:

February 14, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Executive, Leadership in Action (LIA), Chattogram

About BYLC:

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.

Purpose:

The Executive, LIA is expected to oversee, direct, and coordinate community service programs, projects and activities. This position develops and implements program/project goals/objectives and integrates, collaborates, and supports community service programming efforts.

Core Responsibility:

  • Oversees, directs, and coordinates community service operations and activities
  • Monitors and evaluates community service participant's and supervisor's adherence to city rules, regulations, and guidelines
  • Recommends and assists in the implementation of the Department's community service program goals and objectives
  • Monitors and evaluates community service program performance and effectiveness in meeting organisation’s needs
  • Recommends and implements modifications to systems and procedures
  • Works directly with Curriculum team in designing and implementing leadership programs

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:
Bachelor’s degree from any discipline

Experience:
1-2 years of relevant experience

Skills:

  • Care about the social issues of Bangladesh
  • Have to move around different places within the city to find areas facing social issues
  • Someone who has the capacity to deal with authority figures
  • Fluent in local language
  • Ability to engage with local community
  • Deal with local authority figure to ensure social security
  • Ability to maintain regular documentation
  • Enthusiastic for continuous self-development

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally and nationally renowned experts Opportunities to volunteer for social initiatives
  • Opportunities to network with and learn from various experts and though leaders
  • Develop essential teamwork, problem solving, and critical thinking skills while working with different teams and leadership instructors
  • Working in a dynamic, fast paced, inclusive environment with driven young people who are passionate about making a difference

Job location:

Chattogram

Deadline:
February 17, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Executive, Research, Monitoring and Evaluation (RME)

About BYLC:

Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.


Purpose:
The prime responsibility of the Executive, Research, Monitoring and Evaluation, is to contribute in developing the monitoring and evaluation system and to provide support in improving the impact of BYLC programs.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing and implementing Research, Monitoring and Evaluation system to assess the progress and impact of different programs
  • Design and create Monitoring and Evaluation database
  • Collect, clean, sort, categorize, and organize data
  • Compile data from different programs and input them to the database
  • Analyze and present quantitative and qualitative data for programmatic improvements
  • Knowledge documentation of Research, Monitoring and Evaluation activities
  • Conduct pre- and post-evaluations of all programs on an ongoing basis
  • Develop monthly, quarterly or annual reports depending on project requirements
  • Suggest and implement strategies in various departments, develop the monitoring and impact indicators; bring efficiency and effectiveness in the programs by identifying bottlenecks in completing project activities; and develop plans to minimize internal and external risks
  • Generate new ideas for future program development and provide analytical insight

Desired Candidate profile:

Education:
Graduate in economics, environmental science, statistics or any research related field

Experience:

  • 1-2 years' experience in research related work would be an advantage
  • Fresh graduates are also encouraged to apply

Skills:

  • Qualitative and quantitative research knowledge
  • Must be proficient in MS Excel
  • Commendable data analysis and interpretation skills
  • Outstanding report writing and presentation skills
  • Knowledge on statistical analysis software (e.g. SPSS/STATA) would be an advantage
  • Must be willing and able to travel outside Dhaka to conduct surveys, workshops, and focused group discussions as per project requirement

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary with housing, health and travel allowances
  • Training on leadership and communication from internationally renowned experts
  • Voluntary opportunities for youth leadership development
  • Working in a multicultural environment with diverse and talented youth from Bangladesh and abroad
  • Develop support capability and critical thinking skills while working with team members

Job Location:

Dhaka

Deadline:
February 17, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults.

Intern, IT

Purpose

The Intern will be responsible for maintaining and managing the day-to-day IT operations

Core responsibilities

  • Provide support to the IT team in the maintenance of hardware, software and other systems
  • Run updates and backups when requested
  • Research device prices from vendors, collect quotations and reporting options to supervisor
  • Troubleshooting issues with equipment like Desktop/Laptop, solving hardware/software faults and replacing the parts as and when required.
  • Monitoring and providing necessary support of Scanner, Printer, portable HDD, UPS, Headphone, Printer Ink and Cartridge.
  • Maintaining IT equipment fixed asset register and Marking/Tagging the product.
  • Ensuring the data security, backup, and document of all IT users.
  • Assist in providing new PC/Laptop Configuration (Antivirus and necessary software driver setups).
  • Monitoring network feasibility, such as AP, Switch, Server, Printer, Scanner, etc.
  • Assist preparing documentation of different IT Process & functionalities.
  • Perform other duties assigned by Supervisor as and when required.

Education

  • Pursuing or pursuit of bachelor’s degree in a top-tier university in CS or CSE department

 Skills

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Familiar with basic network setup/management
  • Familiar with PC hardware troubleshooting
  • Basic knowledge on Mikrotik Router (will be an advantage)
  • Must be available and willing to commit at least six (6) months and five (5) days per week initially for the internship
  • Must have a creative approach to solving problems
  • Good communication skill (written & spoken) both in Bengali and English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and strong sense of self-motivation
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment

Duration: 6 months

Employment Status: Full time/Part time, internship

Job Location

Dhaka

Application deadline

February 21, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.

BYLC Campus Ambassador

About BYLC:
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC), the country's first leadership institute, exists to build connections among youth from diverse backgrounds, equip them with leadership skills, and enable them to have high impact in public, private, and civil sectors. All of BYLC’s efforts aim to strengthen prosperity, justice, and inclusiveness in societies worldwide. BYLC’s unique approach to youth development includes: (a) uniting students from English medium, Bangla medium, and Madrassas through a rigorous admission process; (b) using experiential teaching methods to build leadership competencies in students; and (c) creating a platform for students to translate their learning into action through service projects.

Purpose:

BYLC Campus Ambassador is a yearlong prestigious leadership development program for school, college, madrassa, and university students of Bangladesh. As a BYLC Campus Ambassador, you will play a vital role in providing student support at your institution. By working closely with educators, students, and BYLC professionals, you will work to raise awareness about adaptive leadership at your campus and help your peers to enroll in different leadership training programs at BYLC. Campus Ambassadors typically commit 4–5 hours per week to this position.

We are looking forward to welcome our fourth cohort of Campus Ambassadors. If you are currently enrolled in any accredited school/college/madrassa/university and passionate about leadership and self-development, you are exactly whom we are looking for!

Core Responsibilities:

  • On-campus Brand Ambassador: all marketing, branding, promotional and outreach activities related to BYLC in your campus
  • Outreach: putting up posters at different focal points, distributing stickers to students and organizing promotional campaigns on your campus
  • Partnership: develop and maintain partnerships with your institution’s administration and clubs
  • Social media: use social media to inform peers about various activities and programs of BYLC

Desired Candidate Profile:

Education:

  • Enrolled in a school, college, Madrassa and University in Bangladesh
  • In the case of University, only second, third or fourth year students are eligible
  • All Undergraduate majors are encouraged to apply

The BYLC Ambassador’s role will help you to:

  • Expand your network by establishing and maintaining relationships with academic professionals, clubs and students at your institutions
  • Identify and mentor like-minded students to help them grow in their academic and professional lives
  • Develop yourself by learning important skills such as communication, presentation, networking, teamwork, writing etc.

Benefits:

  • You will be part of a network of BYLC Campus Ambassadors and the BYLC team
  • You will be part of a two-day leadership training workshop during your orientation as a BYLC Ambassador and 2 other capacity building trainings within your tenure
  • You will be a part of BYLC Campus Ambassador 2019 retreat after successfully completing your ambassadorship
  • You will receive BYLC gift materials example t-shirt, bag, business card etc. on an on-going basis
  • You will receive priority for enrollment in BYLC’s various sessions including BYLC Talks and resume writing workshop
  • Best Campus Ambassadors will get the opportunity of paid internship at BYLC based on availability  

Job location:

In your own institution

To Apply:

Link: http://www.123formbuilder.com/form-4620441/bylc-campus-ambassador-2019-application-form

Deadline:

March 2, 2019

The contract will be from April 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019

BYLC tries to ensure a diverse workforce by providing equal opportunities to everyone, irrespective of race, age, gender, sexual orientation, HIV status, class, ethnicity, disability, location and religion.
 
Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center (BYLC) follows a strict zero tolerance on any type of abuse towards children and vulnerable adults

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