Society for Health Extension and Development (SHED); Accounts & Admin Officer (AAO)

Accounts & Admin Officer (AAO)

Society for Health Extension and Development (SHED)



Job Context
    SHED invites applications for the position of `Accounts and Admin Officer` for it`s Enhancing Food Security and Nutrition (EFSN) project is supported by UN-WFP. Qualified and experienced candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The Position will be based on Teknaf Upazila in Cox`s bazar and required to frequent visit to Upazila Office in Ukhiya and Donor Office in Cox`s Bazar.
Job Description / Responsibility
  • This position is mainly responsible for providing overall efficient administrative, financial and operational support to the project office. S/he will also be responsible for establishing and maintaining financial transactions, managing overall administrative functions, procurement, staff travel etc. His/her responsibilities include managing petty cash, ensuring all sorts of cheque/cash payment, banking formalities, organize and coordinate workshop/training/meeting and other general administrative tasks.
  • Maintain systems and controls to ensure the efficiency, integrity and transparency of the field office operations in accordance with SHED guidelines and internationally accepted accounting standards.
  • Ensure all accounting records and supporting documentation for all financial transactions is maintained in a systematic order and in safe and secure conditions.
  • Reporting to SHED senior management or donor focal with a complete, accurate and timely financial statement, Grant disbursement and regualr logistic and stock reports including in the required formats.
  • Facilitating to provide quarterly and where required monthly financial reports to the donor Finance department.
  • Assist and support the project Coordinator in the preparation of budgets for project proposal and annual field office budgets.
  • Manage and undertake the responsibilities for a successful internal audits of the project.
  • To work as part of a team and liaise with the Project Coordinator, Upazila team offices and SHED Finance department.
  • Develops, oversees and supervises department administrative operations including administrative support staff, files and records, paperwork processing, purchasing and supplies, contracts and others;likely to handle facilities and logistics issues.
  • Regular maintaining of staff leave register, vehicle logs, supervision of support staffs.
  • Ensure the timely logistic and stationary supplies to Upazila and Union Office.
  • Ensure logistic support to Upazila and district level meeting, workshop, Training and seminars.
  • Facilitate to complete all kinds of staff recruitment, project input procurement and maintenance.
  • Ensure the proper banking support during Cash grant and Allowance distribution at field level.
  • Maintain of a strong linkage with bank and private institutions.
Job Nature


Educational Requirements
    Masters in Commerce or MBA with 3-4 years NGO working experience in the area of accounting will be preferred.
Experience Requirements
  • At least 3 year(s)
  • The applicants should have experience in the following area(s):
    Administrative, Finance/Accounts
  • The applicants should have experience in the following business area(s):
Job Requirements
  • Age At most 40 year(s)
  • Good administrative and leadership skills, ability to work in a team, computer & software skill and statistical knowledge are needed. sound knowledge on procurement process and record keeping.

Job Location

Cox’s Bazar

Salary Range
    Tk. 25000
Other Benefits
    As per project FLA budget and organizational policy.
Job Source Online Job Posting

Apply Instruction


Send your CV to or Click here to Email CV from MY BDJOBS account.
Interested candidates are invited to send CV by email or hard copy (not more than 5 pages) with two recent passport size photographs and a cover letter, copies educational and experience, contact number and two referees addressing to: The Executive Director, Society for Health Extension and Development (SHED), Head Office, icddr,b Campus, Main Road, Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar. email: by 18th November, 2016. If your profile is not relevant with position your application will not be considered.
Note: I) Applicant should mark on top of the envelope position applied for; in case of hard copy, II) only shortlisted candidates will call for interview, III) any canvassing will result in disqualification and IV) Women are encouraged to apply.

Applicant must enclose his/her Photograph with CV.

Application Deadline : Nov 18, 2016
Company Information

Society for Health Extension and Development (SHED)

Address : icddr’B Campus, Main Road, Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar.
Business : SHED – the Society for Health Extension and Development is a renown organization of Bangladesh especially in Cox`s Bazar District was established as the successor to the ICDDR,B Teknaf Station following the closer of the former in September, 1989. The organization has flourished and stepped into one of the reputed Non-Government National Organizations in Bangladesh and engaged in transforming the lives of the community people towards positive changes in selected areas of the country. Currently SHED has been implementing eight more projects with DWA of GoB, UN-WFP, ACF, CARE Bangladesh, USAID, Aroynak Foundation, GIZ in different upazilas of Chittagong and Cox`s Bazar District.

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