Programme Coordinator - Renewable Energy Initiatives

Posted By: Barefoot College


Junior Management

Program Implementation


Job Description

Job Title: Programme Coordinator - Renewable Energy Initiatives

Location: Tilonia

Compensation: Rs 25,000 - Rs 35,000 (depending on experience)

Position Overview:

Barefoot College is seeking a dedicated and motivated Programme Coordinator to lead renewable energy initiatives, focusing on off-grid or unreliably connected areas. The Program Coordinator will play a pivotal role in project planning, execution, and deployment of decentralised renewable energy solutions to improve well-being and livelihoods. The ideal candidate will have a passion for solar energy projects, strong project management skills, and the ability to collaborate effectively with internal teams and external ground partners.


- Plan, implement, and monitor renewable energy initiatives in collaboration with various stakeholders.

- Develop detailed project plans, timelines, and budgets for ongoing and future projects

- Coordinate with project teams to ensure timely and effective execution of renewable energy programs.

- Draft grant proposals, award applications, etc. to seek funding for projects

- Prepare and share comprehensive reports on project progress, learnings, and outcomes.

- Ensure proper archiving and dissemination of project-related information.

- Ensure reporting timelines are met for various projects, sharing insights and learnings.

- Implement robust monitoring and evaluation mechanisms to track the impact of health initiatives.

- Regularly analyse data to assess the effectiveness of programs and make data-driven decisions for continuous improvement.

- Facilitate community engagement and participation in renewable energy programs, ensuring a bottom-up approach that respects local cultures and values.

- Build and maintain strong relationships with community leaders, partners, and other stakeholders.

This list of responsibilities is indicative and not exhaustive and may change according to the organisation’s needs


- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in management, engineering, development studies or a related field.

- Proven experience of 2-3 years in managing renewable energy programmes, with a focus on solar.

- Strong project management skills, including planning, budgeting, and monitoring.

- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

- Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders and communities.

- Understanding and respect for cultural nuances and community dynamics.

- Commitment to the principles of empowerment, sustainability, and community-led development.

- Proficiency in English and Hindi; Written and oral

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, and two professional references to Please include "Programme Coordinator - Renewable Energy Initiatives'' in the subject line. The application deadline is January 20, 2024.

Barefoot College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Tilonia, Ajmer, Rajasthan

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Barefoot College
  • About Organization:Barefoot College, previously known as the Social Work and Research Centre is a voluntary organisation working in the fields of education, skill development, health, drinking water, women empowerment

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