Capacity Development /Training Expert (GICD Expert) in the infrastructure sector

  • Senior-level, Part-time staff position
  • Posted on 23 December 2020

Job Description

Technical Background of the assignment

Component 2 deals with the construction and rehabilitation of cyclone shelters in 3 Districts in southern Bangladesh, namely Bhola, Barguna and Satkhira. Component 3 will rehabilitate and construct various infrastructure and provide capacity building in Satkhira Pourashava (town).

Funding is provided by Green Climate Fund (GCF), KfW and Government of Bangladesh (GoB).

Objectives of the assignment

The main objective of the assignment is to support Governance Improvement and Capacity Development (GICD) by providing capacity development / trainings to Satkhira Pourashava to enable strengthening its capacities to fulfil the project performance criteria and to implement and ensure sustainability of the Project measures.

The GICD Expert shall ensure that this Capacity Building Plan is lifted to KfW standards for their approval. After approval of the Capacity Building Plan through KfW, the GICD Expert shall implement the respective capacity development measures including trainings. The GICD Expert shall ensure a balanced mix of training events and on-the-job training in close interaction with CReLIC.

Other training in particular refers to on-the-job training of LGED staff at the field level and, whenever appropriate, for contractors to ensure quality as per required by GCF, KfW and GOB. This training is applicable for both components 2 and 3. The contents of the training is expected to include EMP implementation, gender issues, construction safety and climate change effects on infrastructure planning and construction.

Qualifications and experience of candidates

  • university degree or equivalent in technical or non-technical subjects
  • 15 years of overall professional experience
  • sound professional experience as Capacity Building or Training Expert in similar projects with similar tasks and duties
  • business English level

If you are interested please email us your up-to-date English CV, copies of your professional degrees and work certificates to, quoting the ref no. GICD-BANGLA/DVX-2020-12

About the Organization

GITEC-IGIP Holding SE with the two managing companies GITEC-IGIP GmbH and IGIP mbH is a leading consulting company for development aid projects. For over five centuries, GITEC-IGIP and IGIP characterise professional experience, activities on four continents, a multi-cultural team as well as a world-wide network of companies and offices in close proximity to customers. In the framework of international development aid our companies lead mainly publicly financed projects. We are constantly looking for high-profile consultants. For more details, please visit our web sites at: and

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