Job Title: Assistant Manager / Manager
Function / Division: Development Support (Uttar Pradesh North Indian States)
At CRY – Child Rights and You, you’ll be using your professional skills and experience to help restore to underprivileged Indian children their basic rights to – survival, development, protection and participation. CRY has a holistic approach to development based on the child rights framework with community empowerment as a key ingredient. CRY also places strong emphasis on networking with other NGOs and advocacy efforts to influence macro policies for children.
CRY’s assistance to the child development initiatives isn’t just financial. Our Development support team enables our partners work through capacity building, infrastructure support, sharing of ideas and information, networking and joint planning, monitoring and evaluation impact, research, documentation and government interface.
As a person in this position, you will be the link between CRY and CRY-supported projects in the project areas of states of Northern India. Your responsibilities will include partnership management, program management, grant making, assessing and providing inputs for partner’s capacity building needs in thematic and systemic areas through quality monitoring and evaluation. You will also have role in environment scanning, identifying areas/projects for CRY’s intervention and planning and supporting networking efforts.
You must be a Post – Graduate in Social Work, Sociology or Rural Development from a reputed institute. You must have 6 – 7 years experience in the field of urban or rural development, having experience in planning, monitoring and evaluating projects, interfacing with the government and other stakeholders. You should have working experience and sound knowledge on at least one thematic area like – Education, Nutrition, Healthcare or Protection of children. You should have experience and skills in grant making role, financial management aspects like financial statement analysis, knowledge & experience in financial system monitoring. Strong documentation & reporting skills are required. Strong written and oral communication skills in English & spoken knowledge of the local language are essential. Experience of having worked with communities, especially children, within the state of preference would be an added advantage. You should be willing to travel extensively.
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