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Program Manager

1 Opening(s)
My Choices Foundation
 
Job Summary
Experience Required : 3 Years
Location : Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Opening Date : 28 June, 2017
Closing Date : 15 August, 2017
Sector : Non Profit
Functional Area : Program Management
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
About us:
  • My Choices Foundation is a Hyderabad-based NGO dedicated to ending violence, abuse, and exploitation against women and girls in India. We address two of the most prevalent and difficult forms of abuse - Domestic Violence and Trafficking of young girls for sexual exploitation. We are currently active in 4 states - West Bengal, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka.
About the role:
  • While we create awareness about trafficking through our 2-day Safe Village Program (SVP), we felt a need to sustain that knowledge and awareness. To meet this requirement, we have conceptualized a new program titled “Rakshak”. This program has been designed by ORA to ensure the safety of girls in each village after the Safe Village Program. Through this program, we will ensure that every village has a voluntary "resource person" who will be a silent guardian for the girls and women in the village.
  • The Rakshak Program Manager  is a crucial role in the overall management of this project. The person will be overall incharge and responsible for effective implementation, execution and monitoring of the Rakshak Program. 
Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Effective implementation and execution of the Rakshak Program by coordinating with the Rakshaks, Implementing partners, Strategic partners and other Stakeholders.
  • Preparing monthly reports on the activities of the Rakshaks.
  • Ensuring regular follow-up by the Implementing Partners post SVPs.
Project Planning:
  • Liaise with the Implementing Partners and help them in selection of Rakshaks.
  • Identify and build relationships with Stakeholders i.e., the Police (AHTU), Judiciary, Government Agencies, Village leadership, People’s Representatives, etc.
  • Help Implementing partners build government contacts for effective performance.
  • Nurture the relationships with annual events, feedback programs and continuous training.
  • From time to time, travel to the villages where Rakshaks work and ensure the program is being followed up.
  • Regularly coordinate with the village Rakshaks to constantly motivate, equip and  support them.
Project Execution:
  • Communicate, visit, develop and build working relationships with Strategic and Implementing Partner.
  • Ensure proper interventions done at the grassroot level by Rakshaks as per guidelines.
  • Liaise with Government Departments and other officials for various schemes, District Child protection Officers, Department of Women and Child welfare etc.
  • Coordinate support from strategic partners and stakeholders.
Documentation:
  • Ensure all the project information is timely updated accurately.
  • Monthly performance reports.
  • Ensure the receipt of timely information from the Rakshaks in the stipulated formats.
  • Ensure good pictures, videos and stories to support the organization’s webpages and social network.
Qualifications
  • A degree in Business Management or PG in Social Services
  • Around 3 years experience in handling projects independently in an NGO
  • An go-getter with a positive attitude
 
Minimum Experience
  • A degree in Business Management or PG in Social Services
  • Around 3 years experience in handling projects independently in an NGO
  • An go-getter with a positive attitude
  • Experience in anti-human trafficking field is a big plus.
 
Skills
  • Program Management, Good communication skills, Positive disposition.
How to Apply
Contact Details
Company Name : My Choices Foundation
Website : http://www.mychoicesfoundation.org
Contact Person : Sudha Upadhyayula
Contact Address : Sainikpuri
Hyderabad
Email : sudha@mychoicesfoundation.org
Contact Number : 9492108715