Research and Advocacy Professional

Posted By: Voluntary Action Network India

New Delhi

Junior Management

Programme Execution/Management

Children/Youth and Volunteering

Job Description

.    Be updated and collect relevant information regarding policies, laws, rules, notifications concerning the voluntary sector.

•             Work on accountability, transparency and standardisation of reporting indicators for VOs.

•             Research on implications of policy for consultations, debate generation, position papers and briefs.

•             Analyse the information gathered to enable informed decision making, advocacy, campaign and capacity building

•             Ensure budgets and timelines with respect to research projects / programmes.

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Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - Post Graduate-Other

-M. Phil/ Masters in Social Sciences, who have relevant experience in research. 

-Additionally, you should have good interpersonal skills and be ready to work in a multi-cultural environment. Knowledge of computer and internet is required with hands on MS Office, particularly Word, Excel, Power Point and Access.

-Candidates from all backgrounds are invited to apply and you must possess excellent communication skills in both written and spoken Hindi and English.

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Voluntary Action Network India
  • About Organization:

    - Voluntary Action Network India (VANI) was established in 1988. It is an apex body of Indian NGOs with a network of 479 federations, organisations, individuals and a strong base of 8000 non-governmental organizations across India.

    - VANI functions on the vision of building a society in which the values of conscious voluntarism are brought to the forefront and it acts as a platform for national level advocacy, coordination and action to support and promote voluntarism and voluntary action.

    - Its objectives as a platform are to promote voluntarism and create space for voluntary action; as a network it attempts to bring about a convergence of common sectoral issues and concerns for building a truly national agenda of voluntary action in India. In addition, it facilitates linkages of various efforts and initiatives of the Indian voluntary sector, which succeed in strengthening a united and sustainable movement of change and