Program Manager

Posted By: Satyarthi Movement For Global Compassion


Junior Management

Program Implementation


Job Description

Position: Program Manager

Reporting to: Program Head

Location: Virat Nagar, Rajasthan with travel as required

Employment Type: Full time (Contractual)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Organization: Satyarthi Movement for Global Compassion

Satyarthi Movement for Global Compassion

SMGC is a global movement to ignite 'Compassion in Action' in the world. It is born out of four decades of Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi's revolutionary life and path-breaking endeavours as a social reformer.

Embracing compassion as a way of life, he has inspired millions of people across 140 countries to take compassionate action and fight for the freedom, equality and justice for the voiceless and the most marginalized.

This has resulted in unprecedented structural and systemic changes across the globe, including the development of high-level policies and direct frontline action.

About Bal Ashram:

Bal Ashram is a kind of long-term rehabilitation center for children rescued from child labour. Trafficking, abuse and exploitation. It was established in the year 1998 at Virat Nagar, Jaipur, and Rajasthan as a rehabilitation center for children rescued from child labour, child slavery and child trafficking.

Position Overview:

As the Incharge at the Rehabilitation Center, you will be responsible for overseeing and coordinating the daily operations of the facility, ensuring the delivery of high-quality rehabilitation services to individuals recovering from various physical or mental health conditions. This role requires strong leadership, organizational, and interpersonal skills to manage staff, implement effective programs, and maintain a supportive and therapeutic environment. You will work closely with the SMGC Program team both at the central and state level. Collaborate with cross-functional teams, and manage a team of associates, teachers and skill trainers.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Handling Management of Bal Ashram:

• Ensure all responsibilities of the person-in-charge of the Child Care Institution.

• Manage all staff duties at Bal Ashram.

• Create an action plan and provide weekly report to Director Program- SMGC

• Implement and ensure meeting of all operational targets

• Support program team with program driven targets and activities

• Ensure the rehabilitation center meets all regulatory standards and follows safety protocols.

• In parallel with Administration team, manage the allocation of resources, including equipment, facilities, and staff, to optimize efficiency.

2. Project Management:

• Oversee the planning, execution, and monitoring of all programs and projects.

• Work closely with Manager, Finance to update financial monitoring and documentation

• Identify and manage project risks and issues proactively.

• Lead all fundraising efforts at the local level

3. Stakeholder Engagement:

• Build and maintain relationships through strong liaisoning with key stakeholders, including government agencies, NGOs, and communities.

• Collaborate with community members and local administration to enhance the impact and outreach of our programs.

• Represent the organization in various forums and events at the Local and state level

4. Financial Management:

• Develop and manage program budgets, ensuring fiscal responsibility and transparency.

• Monitor and report on financial performance, identifying areas for cost optimization.

• Ensure compliance with financial policies and donor requirements.


• Master's degree in a relevant field (e.g., social work, international development, public policy).

• Minimum of 8-10 years of relevant experience in program management, including at least 3 years in a leadership role.

• Excellent project management and leadership skills with a track record of successful project delivery.

• Proven experience in stakeholder engagement and advocacy.

• Strong financial management skills.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

• Ability to work independently and effectively in a multicultural and diverse environment.

• Commitment to the mission and values of Satyarthi Movement for Global Compassion.

How to apply:

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their qualifications and motivation for applying to with the subject line "Program Manager Application - Satyarthi Movement for Global Compassion."

Note: Satyarthi Movement for Global Compassion is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location: Virat Nahar, Rajasthan

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Satyarthi Movement For Global Compassion
  • About Organization:SMGC is a global movement to ignite ‘Compassion in Action’ in the world. It is born out of four decades of Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi’s revolutionary life and path-breaking endeavors as a social reformer. In spite of significant advancements in technology, global inequalities, extremism, war and conflict, climate crises are all on the rise leading to profound human suffering. There is an alarming increase in feelings of disconnectedness, loneliness, apathy and fear. The effects of the pandemic have intensified social exclusion. The numbers are staggering.

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