Social Officer - Women Empowerment

Posted By: Sampada Entrepreneurship Livelihood Foundation


Junior Management

Program Implementation


Job Description

Job Summary

Lead the project village level team to the taking initiative for the women empowerment activity. Promoting the awareness and interest related to Health, sanitation, SHG and micro enterprise in across the project villages.

Specific roles and responsibilities of Social Officer:

• Will be responsible for social operations related to a specific job.

• Will assist in the social mobilization and organizational aspects of project


• Will assist in planning, execution and monitoring as well as assist in monitoring

and reviewing of activities in the project area. Experience in project management

will be an added skill.

• Linkage building between Govt. and line department for village development.

• Will attend Gram Sabha, farmer group meetings (as per requirement) and conduct


• Will conduct, agriculture, social and women relate project level trainings.

• To communicate all tools prepared by organization at village level.

• Conduct initial meetings in all the assigned villages with the communities,

Panchayat Raj Institution Representatives, SHGs members, Farmers groups, village

Organizations (VO), and VDC members on project objectives.

• Assist NGOs and Self Help Groups in the social mobilization and organizational

aspects of project implementation.

• Will assist in agricultural activities in the project area and provide assistance

to VSHGs in sustainable agricultural practices, planning and implementation.

• Will be responsible for preparation of the physical and financial reports of the


• Will support research unit to collect the data for impact study, case study, Photo

documentation etc.

• Any other task assigned by the organization from time to time.

• Should be familiar to work related to child growth monitoring, life skill training,

gender training, training of adolescent girl child, advocacy of women empowerment


Qualifications and Experience for Social Officer

• Minimum 3 years relevant field experience

• Candidate should have a Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) / Master’s degree in

Arts (MA) in rural development/rural management

• Knowledge of Local Language and English preferred.

• Experience in development sector would be added advantage.

Job Type: Full-time

Report to: Manager (WEP)

Apply in strict confidence: To the Director, Sampada Trust, Ahmednagar on or

Location: Bhiwandi, Maharashtra

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Sampada Entrepreneurship Livelihood Foundation
  • About Organization:Sampada Entrepreneurship & Livelihoods Foundation (SELF) is a Microfinance institution incorporated under the Indian Companies Act 1956, Section 25 (now Section 8- 2013) as a not-for-profit institution. The Company is an objective driven organization and is limited by guarantee.Head office is based at Ahmednagar. It is operating in 2 states i.e. Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh with 11 branches covering 7 districts.

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