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Director Training and Advocacy

1 Opening(s)
A well known non profit
Job Summary
Experience Required : 10 Years
Location : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Opening Date : 6 March, 2018
Closing Date : 30 April, 2018
Compensation : Rs. 1,800,000.00 per year
Sector : Non Profit
Functional Area : Communications
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
Purpose of the Role
  • Leading and developing the Training & Advocacy team to further the issue of Child Sexual Abuse across India
  • Leading Organization’s Training vertical, which is the organizations key department for external and internal trainings, strategic advocacy with govt. and non govt. bodies and robust knowledge creation to mainstream the addressing of Child Sexual Abuse in all relevant environments
  • Our Client is a professionally managed & committed Non Profit Organization with the ultimate aim of uplifting the underprivileged section of the Memon community by providing financial aid for education, medical needs etc.
Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Ideation and strategic planning for building long term alliances and creating avenues for capacity building
  • Ensure effective design and quality driven implementation of training
  • Ensure skill building through internal trainings and develop strategic alliances for long term trainings and mainstreaming Child protection.
  • Build relationships with the Govt. and manage advocacy with local, state & central government and conduct trainings for duty bearers all over the country.
  • Strategic partnerships with education bodies, non govt agencies, schools to mainstream child protection 

Job Challenge

  • Continuous strategy and ideation to refine organiation’s direction of travel with a focus on organisation’s vision to impact children all over the country
  • Building a low attrition, high quality, motivated team, and providing direction and mentorship to large, young and diverse teams
  • Advocate for policy changes across the board to ensure prevention of child sexual abuse.
  • Post Graduation in Project Management, Sociology, Psychology, Child Development, Social work and other related fields
Minimum Experience
  • Desired Experience - Having experience of project management for atleast 10 years, advocacy with the govt and working with the government for 3-5 years. Should be a stickler for detail and process adherence.
  • Extensive experience in a mid-management role that is accountable for communications with an external group.
  • Should have experience in running teams.
  • Strategic thinking ability
  • Problem solving
  • Team skills
  • Ability to handle high pressure situations
  • Interested in setting up and building organizations for the long term
  • Ability to work in a small team
  • Inter-personal skills, patience and perseverance 
Role specific technical skills
  • Ability to ideate and work independently to materialize the organizational goals of Training and advocacy
  • Strong project management skills, with a track record of successful execution of organizational/ department strategy.
How to Apply
Contact Details
Company Name : A well known non profit
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Contact Person : Girija Azavedo
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