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Sr. Project Officer

VOICE4Girls
 
Job Summary
Experience Required : 4 Years
Location : Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Opening Date : 24 July, 2017
Closing Date : 31 August, 2017
Sector : Non Profit
Functional Area : Communications
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
 About the organization:
  • Founded in 2011, VOICE 4 Girls is a start-up social enterprise whose mission is to enable marginalized adolescent girl s in India to take charge of their futures by imparting critical knowledge, spoken English, and life skills through activity based camps. Currently operating in India, we carry out our mission through out-of-school camps. The program provides girls in India with the practical tools and knowledge needed to overcome the adversity they face. Through VOICE’s unique English immersion curriculum, participants are exposed to topics such as body awareness, community safety, and career opportunities. Activity-based learning and open discussion provide a forum where girls can find their own voices and develop the confidence needed to succeed. VOICE aims to reach thousands of girls across the developing world
Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Manage the recruitment in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and other VOICE states
  • Tie up with colleges to recruit interns for camps
  • Screening of the candidates by conducting telephonic/personal interviews
  • Be a point of communication with the counsellors and field coordinators during the camps
  • Maintain and update database of the candidates
  • Give appointment letters to the selected candidates
Training
  • Plan and conduct trainings for the counsellors/field coordinators
  • To support and give feedback on the training conducted
Monitoring
  • Monitor and evaluate camps
  • Timely submission of camp/program reports
  • Bring in and manage partnerships
  • Write and present proposals to the partners as per the partner requirements
Bring in new partnerships and manage the existing partnerships
  • Ensure that all stock partnerships documents are updated and ensure accuracy
  • To meet the agreed targets
  • Update databases and prepare reports
Manage programs in Hyderabad
  • Identify low cost private schools in Hyderabad to scale the Her VOICE programming
  • Identify partners and sign MoUs with them
Internal and External Reporting
  • Provide feedback to the project teams on project strategies and activities
  • Suggest strategies to the Senior Management for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the project by identifying bottlenecks in completing project activities and developingplans to minimize or eliminate such bottlenecks 
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Qualifications
  • Masters/Graduate degree 
Minimum Experience
  • 4-6 years of experience in recruitment & Project Management

Skills
  • Strong English oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact professionally with different stakeholders – from partner representatives to college students and campers
  • Ability to think independently and be proactive
  • Ability to critically analyze information and revise projects and plans accordingly
  • Ability to adapt to new environments and succeed in a start-up environment
  • Self-starter, must be able to recognize and complete tasks without constant supervision
  • Outstanding organizational skills and work ethics
  • Passion for gender development and empowering adolescent girls
  • Knowledge of issues pertaining to the development and education of women and girls is a plus
  • Ability to travel throughout India and stay on-site for the duration of camps
  • Ability to use MS Office or similar program for basic back-office work; advanced computer skills preferred
  • Ability to research information related to programming – from curriculum to potential partners
  • Understanding of or interest in progressive teaching methodologies
  • Flexibility and willingness to take on a few tasks that are outside the expectations of the position.
  • Excellent grasp of English and Telugu is a must. Fluency in one other Indian language will be an added advantage
How to Apply
 
Contact Details
Company Name : VOICE4Girls
Website : http://www.voice4girls.org/
Contact Person : Jyoti Negi
Email : jyoti@jobsforgood.com