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Project Officer Capacity Building

1 Opening(s)
Praja Foundation
 
Job Summary
Experience Required : 3 Years
Location : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Opening Date : 1 September, 2018
Closing Date : 30 November, 2018
Sector : Social Sector
Functional Area : Social Care / Development
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
  • Work extensively and engage with Elected Representatives and Executives
  • Establish a network of project-partners at municipal, regional and national levels and provide a professional platform for further networking and partnership building between the government, local authorities, civil society, and other development organizations in the subject area to achieve progress in project implementation
  • Conduct issue/vertical based research
  • Co-ordinate workshops for various stakeholders
  • Prepare and write detailed event and activity reports
  • Handle communication and other outreach activities with the stakeholders
  • Be willing to travel extensively within the city and outstation as required (60% time will be spent on the field; 40% within the office)
Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Work extensively and engage with Elected Representatives and Executives
  • Establish a network of project-partners at municipal, regional and national levels and provide a professional platform for further networking and partnership building between the government, local authorities, civil society, and other development organizations in the subject area to achieve progress in project implementation
  • Conduct issue/vertical based research
  • Co-ordinate workshops for various stakeholders
  • Prepare and write detailed event and activity reports
  • Handle communication and other outreach activities with the stakeholders
  • Be willing to travel extensively within the city and outstation as required (60% time will be spent on the field; 40% within the office)
Qualifications

 

  • Graduate or Post graduate, preferably, in Public Administration/Social Work/Political Science/Management/Public Health/Criminology/Law. Even graduate/post-graduate in other subjects with an inclination towards development sector/public policy work will be considered
  • Previous work in the development sector or voluntary experience/exposure to the sector would be an added advantage
Minimum Experience
  • 0-3yrs
Skills

 

  • Understanding of Right to Information Act would be helpful but not necessary
  • Understanding of political, governance and democratic concepts and working of administration
  • Comfortable with quantitative and qualitative research methodologies
  • Has a mix of strategic and tactical approach to work and planning
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media
  • Good communication skills (written and oral) in English
  • Working knowledge of Marathi is a pre-requisite
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to work in a deadline driven and dynamic environment
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Multi-tasker with attention to details
How to Apply

Contact Details
Company Name : Praja Foundation
Contact Person : Steffi
Email : info@praja.org
Contact Number : 9820190892