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Project Officer

2 Opening(s)
Trailblazers Foundation
 
Job Summary
Experience Required : 2 Years
Location : Thane, Maharashtra, India.
Opening Date : 5 January, 2018
Closing Date : 28 February, 2018
Sector : Non Profit
Functional Area : Program Management
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
  • Trailblazers Foundation is scouting for young and motivated candidates to join the organisation’s operational team as Project Officers (Number of positions: 2)

 

Tasks and Responsibilities
  • The Project Officer will be required to be on field, for implementing and coordinating a range of activities and initiatives designed to create a positive impact on the environment and local communities in line with the Foundation’s mandate or that of the CSR clients.
  • S/he will assist in the planning and budgeting of projects, lead the periodical monitoring processes at the field level; and submit informative reports to document the same.
  • S/he will build and maintain engagement with key stakeholders from the Government, corporate sector, start-ups, citizens, community members, peer organisations, educational institutions, etc. to ensure smooth implementation and sustainability of projects.
  • S/he will be responsible for building the Foundation’s community of volunteers thereby ensuring timely and perennial monetary and non-monetary support to the Foundation’s activities.
  • S/he will develop relationships with local media personnel at the intervention sites for cause-related media advocacy.
  • S/he will also assist in fundraising by providing inputs to project proposals, managing online crowdsourcing campaigns and harnessing sponsorships.
  • As the Foundation is the member of a larger corporate family, the Project Officer will also be required to support the Foundation’s parent company in key tasks as and when required.
  • S/he will assist the Foundation and the company’s visibility and promotion activities by actively contributing to publicity campaigns and social media activities.

 

Qualifications
  • Bachelor/Masters of Social Work degree or graduates in Social Sciences with relevant work experience. Candidates having other qualifications in social work, environment, education, skill building, public health etc. may also apply.

Minimum Experience
  • 2-3 years

 

Skills

Apply if you are /have some or all of the following. (the last three are strongly desirable)

  • Understand the difference between the have’s and the have not’s
  • Feel strongly about wanting to make a difference through the work you do
  • Have skills you believe can be used to enable social and environmental welfare
  • Enjoy meeting people and they enjoy meeting you too!
  • Love the outdoors and find more joy being there, than behind a desk
  • See challenges as opportunities
  • Have volunteered/worked with urban/semi-urban/rural communities
  • Have worked in social and environmental development projects in NGOs, CSR teams or the Government
  • Are proficient in cause-linked advocacy
  • Have experience in or knowledge about education, environment, public health projects
  • Have organised events/drives/campaigns involving people mobilisation, multiple stakeholder engagement
  • Are between 22-26 years old
  • Have two-three years of relevant work experience
  • Possess written and spoken proficiency in Marathi, Hindi and English

 

How to Apply

 

Contact Details
Company Name : Trailblazers Foundation
Website : http://www.trailblazersfoundation.org.in/
Contact Person : Aishwarya Iyer
Contact Address : Edenwoods, Bay House, Ground floor A & B, Off Pokhran Road No. II, Thane (West) 400 610
Email : contact@trailblazersfoundation.org.in
Contact Number : 02225891490