Programme Coordinator

Posted By: Sanitation First India

Chennai

Not Specified

Program Implementation

Public Health/WASH

Job Description

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Ensure effective and efficient implementation of existing projects, including adherence to technical guidelines, budgets, administrative requirements and delivery timelines.
  • Prepare report, trackers and statements for each project/donor as needed in an effective and timely manner & keep updated records and paperwork for each project/donor
  • Liaise with Government schools, stakeholders and other statutory authorities for development of training schedules as needed
  • Work with the programme and finance teams to ensure procurement of programme assets as per specification, budget and timeline
  • Support with procurement and book-keeping of stocks
  • Schedule and organise meetings and events as and when required
  • Contribute to presentations and visits of donors & stakeholders
  • Manage communications through social media channels and campaigns including managing the image bank of all the projects
  • Any other task as required for the effective implementation of projects

We are an equal opportunities employer. Interested candidates may apply, with the latest resume, cover letter and details of last salary drawn to wherevertheneedindiaservices@gmail.com with the Subject line: Application to the post of Programme Coordinator – Sanitation First on or before midnight on the 18th of December 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • Essential Educational and Skill Requirements:
  • Relevant degree in Business Administration, Social Work, Public Policy or allied with one to two years of experience, preferably in international non-profit sector. Experience in implementing WASH programmes desirable.
  • Excellent time management, punctuality, communication and organizational skills with the ability to work accurately with minimal supervision.
  • Proficient in MS-Office, basic budgeting and accounting as well as social media
  • Efficient with a keen eye for detail
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Tamil is a must. Knowledge of Hindi and other regional languages will be an added advantage.


Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - MBA/PGDM


Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Sanitation First India
  • About Organization:Sanitation First was started as Wherever the Need in the United Kingdom in 1997. In India, it is registered as Wherever the Need India Services (popularly known as WTN) a not-for-profit Sec 8 company, providing sustainable non-sewered sanitation solutions over the last eleven years through individual, community, school and urban and semi-urban slum projects.