Position: Associate General Manager (Mumbai)
Division: Development Support
CRY is a premier Indian NGO working in the area of Child Rights for over 40 years. We bring innovation to the Development Sector. CRY has many firsts to its credit in Resource Generation, Development Support, Brand Communications, People Practices and Finance. CRY’s reach is Pan India with a presence in 15 states. It is the only Indian Funding Organization which works for the upliftment of underprivileged Indian children.
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 responsible for developing the strategy for support and intervention of CRY-supported initiatives in the region. You will ensure it’s in line with the organization’s strategy and that it delivers the maximum positive impact on the rights of the child. Your role includes assessing and identifying development partners that would best help to achieve the objectives; optimal utilization of resources; effective
Performance monitoring and evaluation; implementing of efficient processes and systems; and network with the local communities, government bodies and key individuals. Being team leader, you will have to enable, motivate your team, communicate internally and externally, the organizational stances on various issues, regional efforts and programme effectiveness
You must be a Post – Graduate in Social Work, Sociology or Rural Development from a reputed institute. You must have 8 – 10 years’ experience of leading a region/zone in the area of urban or rural development in the rights based approach. You should have experience in planning, monitoring and evaluating projects, interfacing with the government and other stakeholders. Should be open to travel up to 15 days in a month to the project areas of West region. Strong written and oral communication skills in English are essential. Knowledge of the local language would be an advantage.
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