IT/Resources Officer, Chattogram, Bangladesh
South Asia
Country / Territory
Business Support Services
Job Category
Pay Band
Pay Band 4
Vacancy Description
IT/Resources Officer, Band 4, Chattogram, Bangladesh, Submission deadline- 8 December 2018
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. Each year we reach over 20 million people face-to-face and more than 500 million people online, via broadcasts and publications. Founded in 1934, we are a UK charity governed by Royal Charter and a UK public body.

British Council invites applications for the position of IT/Resources Officer.

Number of Position/s- 01

Purpose of the role:

This post holder is responsible to implement, manage, maintain and monitor Information Technology infrastructure at all site offices in Bangladesh and assist on admin related tasks at Chattogram office.

Main Accountabilities:
• Provide technical support to IT users on standard software and hardware.
• Carry out preventive maintenance procedures and act on preventive maintenance requirements.
• Ensure information security and monitor compliance with IT policies and procedures.
• Assist the Head of IT to ensure the availability of Local Area Network (LAN) and Internet connectivity, and systems are secured from external threats.
• Ensure effective and efficient transport, logistics, stationery, and inventory management.
• To process all premises related payments on time and update the recurrent payment register.
• Act as a contact point for vendors and suppliers, and responsible for overall vendor management in Chattogram.
• Provide administrative support including cleaning staff management, and act as a line manager of the drivers’ team in Chattogram.


And is required to have the following skills and experience

• Graduate, however Graduate of Computer Science/Computer Engineering will get preference.
• At least 2-year IT experience on server administration, networking and providing technical and business application support.
• Excellent communication skills in both English and Bangla.

We can offer 

• Monthly salary BDT 46,809 (Consolidated).
• Transport allowance of BDT 9,000 per month plus other benefits according to the organisation’s policy.
• Professional development opportunities.
• Experience of working in an international organisation includes good work life balance and flexible working hours.

Application Pack

Role Profile.pdf
BC Behaviours
Core Skills

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted and called for interview. We will only shortlist applications submitted on a British Council application form submitted electronically through jobs portal. No hard copies of the application will be accepted.

Submission Starts      22 November 2018
Submission deadline  8 December 2018
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