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Associate, Government Partnerships

1 Opening(s)
Aangan
 
Job Summary
Experience Required : 5 Years
Location : Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India.
Opening Date : 31 August, 2018
Closing Date : 31 October, 2018
Sector : Non Profit
Functional Area : Programme
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
  • The Associate, Government Partnerships will work with Aangan’s prevention team to build and maintain government relationships across local, district and state levels to demonstrate how children can be kept safe when community and officials come together to work in collaboration with trained apprentices and community adults. This will be through on going monthly engagements/meetings/workshops and by sharing data for action reports with authorities.
Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Build and maintain relationships with key government stakeholders of Women and Child, Social Welfare and Home Departments at a state, district and local level across the states that Aangan works in
  • Work in collaboration with the government, taking action data reports from the community back to authorities to demonstrate the effectiveness and sustainability of community prevention models for child protection
  • Collate and prepare reports to share with authorities with the aim of communicating key protection issues, actions planned and undertaken
  • Liaise between community members and government authorities to set up meetings, organise engagements and facilitate workshops to address community specific issues w.r.t child protection
  • Track key policy developments and trends relevant to child protection and our work at all levels of government.
  • Assist in preparing other team members for meetings by conducting relevant background research, planning meetings, drafting talking points, etc.
Qualifications
  • A Master’s degree in a relevant field
Minimum Experience
  • 5+ years work experience and prior experience of having engaged with government stakeholders is preferred.
  • Language: Fluent in English and Hindi is necessary
Skills
  • Understanding of the local context and socio-political environment of the state
  • Ability to communicate data to authorities and push for action
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Strategic thinking skills so as to conceptualize multiple approaches and responses to a situation
  • Ability to work with flexibility, efficiency, enthusiasm and diplomacy both individually and as part of a team.
  • Ability to multitask and be resourceful in the face of uncertainty
  • Willingness to travel frequently to districts and states
How to Apply
Contact Details
Company Name : Aangan
Website : http://aanganindia.org/
Contact Person : Roseann
Contact Address : 101 Arun Chambers, First Floor, Tardeo Road, Mumbai-400034
Email : aangan.careers@gmail.com
Contact Number : 7208223270