Position: Senior Program Officer
Location: Ranchi, Jharkhand
Centre for Catalyzing Change (C3) formerly CEDPA India is a non-profit organization that improves the lives of women and girls in India. Through local partnerships and programs, C3?s proven approach to development gives women, young girls and boys the tools they need to improve their lives, as well as that of their families and communities. Our programs focus on increasing educational and livelihood opportunities for adolescent girls, ensure access to lifesaving reproductive health information and services, and strengthen their ability to become leaders in their communities and the nation.
Centre for Catalyzing Change invites applications for the position of ?Senior Program Officer? based at Ranchi.
The Senior Program Officer shall be responsible to ensure effective implementation of the assigned project in timely manner through proper planning and coordination with due consideration to mandates and commitments. The Senior Program Officer shall report to State Head, Jharkhand.
? Planning, implementing and monitoring of project(s) as assigned
? Designing and developing training and reference resource materials as per project need
? Extending necessary handhold support to project staff based at districts and blocks
? Organizing, coordinating and supervising training and other project related activities at the district and block level
? Coordinating collection and analysis of routine data in the project
? Monitoring implementation of the project at the district and block level
? Responding to additional technical assistance requirement
? Undertaking liaison and advocacy efforts with various district and block level key officials and community leaders to gain necessary buy-in and support for smooth execution of project elements
? Facilitating and coordinating with the respective department at blocks to ensure services and entitlements to program participants
? Organize and provide necessary support during conferences, workshops, training programs and information dissemination forum
? Undertake any other duties as assigned
? Document processes, lessons learned and promising practices of the project
? Contribute to project reporting requirements as needed ? annual reports, donor reports, report for department etc.
Required Qualifications and Attributes
? Post Graduate Degree in Social Work/Sociology/Rural Development/Social Science or any other equivalent degree from a recognized University/institute.
? At least 7-8 years of experience in program management /training and providing technical assistance in the area of adolescent and youth
? Experienced and competence in liaison, networking with government departments ? Health, Education, Social Welfare, PRI
? Experience of working in Jharkhand with and/or in-depth understanding of government system
? Fluency in Hindi and English (both written and verbal) will be an advantage
? Sound ability to use computers and manage data independently
? Must be able to undertake extensive travelling to the field according to need.
Term: Open ended
Remuneration: Commensurate with candidate?s experience and profile.
Last date: March 25th, 2018
How to Apply
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C3 aims to be an equal opportunity employer. Women candidates are encouraged to apply.
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