Program Officer

Posted By: Joint Operation For Social Help

Bihar Sharif,Bhubaneshwar,Bareilly

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Program Implementation

Public Health/WASH

Job Description

Qualification and experience:

•Proven track record of achieving results of project implementation, management, development, project reporting and financial management.

•Experience in policy advocacy and lobbying with government on policy issues.

•Experience of campaigning is an asset.

•Should have technical knowledge and experience of working on gender equality and women’s rights. Experience of urban governance, advocacy in the urban context and exposure to community mobilisation work is highly desirable.

•Experience of capacity building and training of civil society organisations and ability to build strong networking across the state and region. Experience of engagement with networks and alliances of the state is an asset.

•Proven ability in social research and macro policy analysis

•Knowledge of the socio-economic and political context of the country including robust understanding of gender and diversity issues in India is required.

•Basic understanding of social media platforms like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and experience in drafting professional posts for the platforms.

•Well-developed analytical, conceptual and writing skills.

•Results oriented, able to manage multiple tasks and have good planning, management and organisation skills – should be a self-starter.

•Ability inspire and motivate teams and networks towards action. Well-developed interpersonal and team skills and flexible in demanding situations.

•Six years of experience in a similar job, including experience of project implementation and advocacy campaigns. Must have worked with a grass root development organisation.

•Bachelor Degree, preferably in Social Science or equivalent.

•Good written and spoken English and Hindi is essential. Preferably knows the local language.

•Computing skills (should be fluent in MS Office, especially Word and Excel and electronic communication).

•Willingness and ability to undertake extensive travel and sustained

•Excellent communication skills with fluency in written and verbal English and Hindi

Relocation: As per the organizational policy

Travel: Willingness to travel across country

Date issued: 05/09/2022

Approved by: Director

Location: Bihar/Nalanda, Odisha/Bhubaneshwar And Uttar Pradesh/Rae Bareli, Bihar, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh

Eligibility Criteria

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Desired Candidate Profile


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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Joint Operation For Social Help
  • About Organization:OSH was founded in 2006 with the aim of engaging youth to bring about positive change in the society and in their lives. JOSH works through field interventions in the slums where it engages with marginalized urban poor youth and other community members to improve delivery of quality education and youth development.