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Jobs at Goregaon NGO


RADHEE — Disaster and Education Foundation is looking to fill two job openings at its office in Goregaon, Mumbai:

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATION

Experience required – up to 2 years

Job Location – Goregaon, Mumbai

Required qualification – graduate

Desired profile – 2 years experience in product or service marketing, should have excellent communication, convincing power, and negotiation skills. Report writing, knowledge of computer office applications.  Ready to take challenging tasks and work with team. Should be ready for field work.

Job Description – marketing the training programme and getting advertisement for RADHEE publications, sponsor for the programmes.

Company Profile – RADHEE is into preparing the community to reduce the aftermath of any health emergencies, accident or disaster. This is achieved by training and planning.

Salary – as per industry standards

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PROJECT COORDINATOR

Experience required – up to 2 years

Job Location – Goregaon, Mumbai

Required qualification – Graduate in Arts or Commerce

Desired candidate profile – up to 2 years experience in project coordination with different stake holders, should have excellent communication, convincing power, and negotiation skills. Report writing, knowledge of computer office applications.  Ready to take challenging tasks and work with team. This is field work job within Mumbai

Job Description –To coordinate with different agencies for a railways project, maintain data, report writing. Ready to work in a team and handle leadership.

Salary – as per industry standards

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For details, visit www.radhee.com

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Media manager wanted


PUKAR (Partners for Urban Knowledge Action and Research), a Mumbai-based independent research collective, is looking to hire a media manager for a new research project:

About the project

‘Mythologies of Mumbai through Media’ is a PUKAR project oriented towards broadcasting through various media, relevant redevelopment issues from the Girgaon and Dharavi neighbourhoods of Mumbai. PUKAR plans to train community-based Barefoot Researchers to use digital/social media to create media products which will be taken to a larger platform of local and global audience. The products will be based upon the archived oral histories, mapping and photographs.

In this three-year project, PUKAR will also conduct research on how marginalised people access the media that impact their lives, aspirations and realities. The issue of media access, media costs and the viewership of the urban poor will be explored by conducting surveys in various communities.

Media Manager

PUKAR is looking for a Media Manager who will help hone its researchers’ skills for using various media such as radio, television and web-based social networking sites; as well as assist in developing and disseminating the various media products and network with media channels.

Responsibilities

  • Full-time position
  • Supervise and guide PUKAR researchers and community youth in areas of research, development and media production activities
  • Develop content for the media products along with the team
  • Design and coordinate all project-related activities with media partners, consultants (creative and technical), in house team and community youth
  • Create a web-based integrated platform for elucidating the local issues researched, through multiple media. Manage the content and functionality of the web-based and other interfaces, including evaluating, art and design, programming and content.
  • Provide advice and counsel best practices on web and new media, including search engine optimisations (SEO), podcasts and RSS feeds.
  • Establish and manage contacts with mainstream media and social networking sites.

Skills and experience

The organisation is looking for a creative person who is a team player, with demonstrated passion for socially conscious media. Someone with 3-5 years of experience working with socially relevant media content, managing a team within a limited budget.

  • Cross functional experience for different media – television, radio, digital and new media to marketing
  • Capacity to work with a participatory approach
  • A leader who inspires, trains and mentors community youth from diverse backgrounds
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Proficiency in using software such as WordPress, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Director
  • Motivated and self-driven
  • Fluent in English and Hindi (Marathi would be an added advantage)
  • Able Hands, artful eyes and a warm heart required

Age: 28-38 years

Location: Mumbai

To apply: Email resume, short cover letter, work samples and references to hr@pukar.org.in by June 15, 2011

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Jobs at iVolunteer


An initiative of MITRA, iVolunteer is a platform to bring together individuals, corporate houses and non-government organisations (NGOs) for mutual benefit. iVolunteer helps people who are interested in voluntary services, by placing them with the right organisation based on the location, interest and skill set. We are a pan-India organisation with regional offices in Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata and Bangalore.

iVolunteer is currently looking to fill two posts in its Mumbai office:

Send your applications to:

Ashima Goyal Siraj
ashima@ivolunteer.in

+91 9920922957
A-1 Chiranjeev Building, Chittaranjan Road, Vile Parle (E), Mumbai -57

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Voice Vision is hiring


Voice Vision is a non-profit organisation, started 11 years ago as a computer training institute for the blind. Today, its activities have expanded, from organising reader writer facilities, to creating a parent support group and so on.
They are looking to hire someone who will assist them in the planning and implementation of their activities.

Job Requirement:

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, analytical, counselling and case management skills
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Good Knowledge of computers
  • Preferably a Master’s degree in Social work

Roles/ Responsibilities:

  • Creating awareness about the organisation and the projects undertaken, using various means one of which could be through the social networking websites.
  • Counselling students with various challenges faced in day-to-day life.
  • Designing and providing training for the soft skill course with employability goal
  • D. Approaching various NGO’s for creating awareness of the organization.

Contact:

Voice Vision

103 Synthofine Estate ‘A’, Off Aarey Road, Goregaon East, Mumbai 400063

Ph: +91 22 40400000/ 28755300

Mobile: +91 9820566010

Email: sushmeetha@blindinfo.org, sushmeetha@voicevision.in

Website: www.blindinfo.org, www.voicevision.in

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Researchers needed at Comet Media Foundation


Comet Media Foundation is doing a project on the education of Children with Special Needs. The audience for these educational materials will be parents, teachers and other caregivers.
The research towards this project runs from the beginning of April till the end of July 2011. It involves the detailed study and evaluation of materials already in use in India, field visits to two locations to observe the actual use of the materials and to obtain information on their effectiveness from field workers and other users. This will be followed by further interactions in Mumbai and a report will be prepared providing an assessment of the effectiveness of the various materials used with recommendations for adding new ones and dropping or modifying the materials in use at present, if required.

1. Researcher and Project Manager

She or he will be responsible for detailed design of the study, planning and coordination of the field visits, data collection and validation, report preparation and presentation with the help of a research assistant.
The ideal candidate would be in his/her 20s with at least three years of relevant work experience including projects involving disability issues and other social research. A degree or diploma in social work from a reputed institution would be an added benefit. The person selected would be paid a consolidated amount of Rs. 30,000 per month for four months in addition to travel and other work related expenses.

2. Research Assistant
The Research Assistant would assist the project manager in coordination, obtaining documents, data collection (both in the field and the office) and analysis, data entry and report preparation.
Any relevant qualification and at least a year of work experience in this field would be preferable. The incumbent will be paid a consolidated amount of Rs. 15,000 per month for four months in addition to travel and other work related expenses.

Two friends with similar qualifications who like working as a team could also apply and the amount will be shared between them.

Interested candidates can email cometmediafdn@gmail.com. For any further questions, call +91 22 2386 9052 and ask for Chandran or Chandita.

For more information about Comet and their projects, visit www.cometmedia.org

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Job openings at seed fund for women


Nimaya Foundation, an organisation based in Mumbai, has floated India’s first not-for-profit seed fund aimed at enabling aspiring women entrepreneurs to turn their idea/ambition into a reality.

The organisation’s aim will be to reach out to aspiring women entrepreneurs from across India and enable them to achieve independence, self-sustainability and provide all the necessary support systems (monetary, mentorship and other auxiliary resources) required to transform their idea into a sustainable business. Their focus will be to help women who otherwise do not have any other direct source of attracting the seed investment required to kick-start their venture.

In the process of building the organisation’s structure, Nimaya Foundation is looking for two passionate and experienced individuals who can be a part of its administrative team on a full-time basis to help run the organisation.

1. Designation: Chief Operating Officer

Requirements:

  • Should be based in Mumbai
  • Minimum 2 years full-time work experience in a corporate organisation (Preferably in a C.S.R / Marketing role) or an NGO (does not need to be a famous/reputed one as long as the work done by the applicant is of significance)
  • Fluent in English/Hindi
  • Willing and able to travel
  • Minimum educational qualification – A Masters Degree / PG Diploma

Indicative Remuneration: Rs 6,00,000 per annum

Job Functions:

  • To head the daily operations of this organisation
  • To spearhead the outreach process aimed at reaching out to prospective women entrepreneurs
  • Build associations with relevant NGOs
  • Assist in Fund raising
  • Coordinate with existing donors/board of advisors
  • Oversee the application/selection process

(More details available on request)

2. Designation: Project Manager

Requirements:

  • Should be based in Mumbai
  • Minimum 6 months part-time experience in a corporate organisation or an N.G.O (does not need to be necessarily a famous one/reputed as long as the work done by the applicant is of significance)
  • Fluent in English/Hindi
  • Willing and able to travel
  • Minimum educational qualification – A Bachelor’s degree

Indicative Remuneration: Rs 3,00,000 per annum

Job Functions:

1. To carry out the outreach process aimed at reaching out to prospective women entrepreneurs

2. To manage the application/selection process

3. Write progress reports to be sent to donors

4. Coordinate with mentors/experts

5. Monitor progress of investments

6. Liaison with other auxiliary resources

(More details available on request)

Interested candidates can email samyak.chakrabarty@gmail.com

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Job opportunity at Arpan


Arpan is a registered organisation working in Mumbai towards prevention and healing of child sexual abuse through multiple programmes. It began working on the issue in June 2006 and has reached out to over 12,000 adults and children so far. Driven by passion and commitment to the cause Arpan has been diligently working on the issue by addressing parents, teachers, children and mental health professionals.

The organisation is currently looking for a Programme Coordinator — Prevention Unit, see details below:

PROGRAMME COORDINATOR — PREVENTION UNIT

Terms of employment: Full time employment.

Reports to: Programme Manager, Prevention Unit

Location: Mumbai

Job Purpose: The purpose of this role is to coordinate and play a support role to the Programme Manager and team of the prevention unit in order to facilitate resource development, effective and efficient planning, implementing and monitoring of prevention projects.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities

  • Responsible for receiving and responding to all queries from external stakeholders and prospective clients regarding prevention unit projects and forwarding the same to the respective project staff members for further follow up.
  • Responsible for coordinating all the projects in the prevention unit, including awareness sessions, events, Personal Safety Education Programme, college level prevention projects and capacity building initiatives.
  • Play a supportive role to the Programme Manager in module development for the prevention activities and workshops with various stakeholder groups like civil society organizations, educational institutions, colleges, governmental and non governmental agencies etc.
  • Responsible for identifying and training potential multi-lingual trainers for the awareness, college based and Capacity-building projects of Prevention Unit.
  • Responsible for conducting awareness sessions, college modules, capacity building initiatives with various interested colleges, institutions and governmental and non governmental agencies, civil society groups etc with support from the team of multi-lingual trainers.
  • Play a supportive role to the CEO and Programme Manager for raising funds and other resources for events.
  • Be the primary point of contact within Arpan for any event-related activities
  • Be responsible for supervising the day to day implementation and staff performance on the various of the prevention unit projects and report the same to the Programme Manager through the organisational update formats.
  • Play a supportive role to the Programme Manager to prepare fortnight and monthly reports for submission to the CEO.
  • Ensure that the Project Officers submit the data from the feedback, pre and post test formats for the various projects to the Research Unit within the stipulated time line.
  • Play support role to the Programme Manager in finalizing a process document for the projects of the Prevention Unit as well as a process manual for the various awareness, PSE and capacity building modules.

Salary: As per market standards and relevant academic qualifications and experiential background of the selected candidate

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Post Graduate degree in Sociology/ Social Work/Social Entrepreneurship and other related disciplines.
  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in the development sector preferably in areas of child rights, trafficking etc, wherein the candidate has shown capacity in handling coordination, capacity building, staff management and direct implementation and monitoring of programmes.
  • Candidate should comfortable with extensive local travel and flexible working hours.
  • Candidate should be a team player
  • Candidate should present leadership and team management qualities
  • Should be assertive and positive communicator
  • Should present a working knowledge of English, Hindi and Marathi(preferable)
  • Should be comfortable with working on computers and internet
  • Should be a good negotiator and networker
  • Should be able to work towards targets

If you are interested, please send your resume with 2 references by  February 28, 2011 to info@arpan.org.in. Please note that shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly and no correspondence with regard to the status of application will be encouraged.

For more information on Arpan, please visit www.arpan.org or watch this video.

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Unltd India is hiring


Unltd India has multiple job openings at its Mumbai office. A launchpad for social entrepreneurs, Unltd India provides seed funding and intensive support, helping individuals with ideas, passion and entrepreneurial skills bring about long-term solutions to India’s social problems.

The posts currently open are:

  • Mumbai Executive Director
  • India Fundraising Manager
  • Associate, Level 2
  • Communications Specialist
  • Executive Assistant

Apply before November 30, 2010.

Details at: Job opportunities

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Job posting: Project manager, Point of View


Application deadline: November 5, 2010

Point of View is a Mumbai-based non-profit organisation that brings the points of view of women into the public domain through media, art and culture. Their work is carried out in collaboration with grassroots NGOs and blends gender and sexuality content with media, art and culture forms and platforms. These include photo, video, theatre, text, festivals, new media, interactive games etc.

Job Description
Point of View is looking for a Project Manager who will actively manage the execution of their ongoing domestic violence project: Act Against Domestic Violence: The Law Is On Your Side.

The project aims to enable women in Mumbai to speak out about, act against, and prevent domestic violence. We are working with diverse constituencies to make this happen: community activists in slum areas, young people in colleges, health workers in hospitals, and the amorphous ‘general public’ in its many avatars.

Leading a small team, the Project Manager would work with these constituencies to systematically drive this project forward.

Essential Candidate Skills

1. A track record of successful project management

2. Five years of work experience in the non-profit sector

3. Creative approaches to outreach and dissemination

4. Strong interpersonal skills

5. An ability to work collaboratively and equitably with diverse constituencies: grassroots, college students, health workers, community activists etc

6. Solid grounding in women’s rights, including violence against women

7. An ability to lead, guide and mentor a small work team while giving each person space and direction to develop

Job location: Mumbai

Remuneration: Competitive salaries within the non-profit sector, flexi-time work options

Reporting: To Point of View’s Executive Director

Application requirements and deadlines: To apply, please email an updated resume/CV and a brief cover note to bishakha@pointofview.org by Nov 5, 2010.

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WAVE is hiring video editors and interns


Women Aloud Videoblogging for Empowerment (WAVE) is a new NGO whose mission is to encourage women around India to voice their perspectives on social change using a shared digital platform. The organisation is looking for freelance video editors and interns, located anywhere in India, to work on its unique media project.

FREELANCE EDITORS NEED TO BE:

  • Excellent storytellers who understand how to create captivating stories with the provided video, audio, stills and music clips.
  • Experienced with Final Cut Pro software (preferably), video compression, online formats.
  • Interested in media advocacy, NGO videos, documentaries, etc.
  • Fluent in English and Hindi.
  • Have good work ethic, sense of responsibility to deliver on time.
  • Be a good team player.

Apply by sending links to your edited videos online to womenaloud@gmail.com

INTERNS NEED TO BE:

  • College graduates
  • Interested in using media as a tool for social change
  • Have a good net connection so s/he can work from home
  • Able to spend 4 hours per day on the assigned project
  • Pay excellent attention to detail
  • Have good communication skills over email and phone.
  • Have a good work ethic, quick response time and be a good team player.

Benefits for interns:

  • Rs. 5000 per month
  • Recommendation letter
  • Free training in video production

Apply by email to womenaloud@gmail.com explaining where you read about this opening, why you are interested and how you can help us.

Deadline: September 10, 2010

Start date: September 15, 2010

To know more about WAVE, visit www.waveindia.org

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