Program and Research Coordinator

Posted By: Mercy Mission Association


Junior Management

Program Implementation


Job Description

Job Profile - MMFP Program and Research Coordinator

We are looking at a dynamic and committed person to support the team in running intense batches of the MM Fellowship Program which includes :

• Facilitate the recruitment of Fellows (Screening Rounds, Interviews, Selections, Onboarding)

• Identification and Onboarding of NGOs for the Field Immersion component

• Planning and executing the Induction Program

• Schedule/Host meetings and follow-up sessions with the Core Team /Fellows / Mentors / NGO reps, etc

• Responsible for Documentation of all activities/events and reporting the same to the Stakeholders

• Take ownership in strengthening specific components of the Fellowship primarily Enquiry Based Approach, Evaluations, etc

Additionally one of the core areas is Research which involves:

• Support Programme Growth and Development through advocacy and networking

• Determine areas of research to study impact of various MM Fellowship projects

• Identify sources of funding, prepare research proposals and submit funding applications.

• Use research results to write reports, papers and reviews and present findings in journals and conferences.

• Collaborate with research teams, industry stakeholders and government agencies.


• Must be a Graduate / Post Graduate (Masters in Social Work (MSW) or MA (Development is an added preference). The candidate should have had some experience in carrying out research projects as part of the course or otherwise.

• Must have a minimum of 2 - 3 years of Field Experience in the social sector space

• Proficient in Conversation Skills

• Strong Organizational and Administrative skills

• Knowledge of Technology is essential (Word, Excel, E-Mails, Webinars, Social Media)

• Must be a self-starter; ability to work independently and meet deadlines

• Ability to work with diverse populations and teams

• Knowledge of creating and posting content on social media is preferential

Location - Bengaluru, India

Job Type - Full Time

Remuneration - INR 30,000 - 40,000 per month based on experience and core competencies.

Interested candidates to mail the CV to with email subject “MM Fellowship Programme Coordinator”

For any queries, Contact +91 7975832173

Location: Bengaluru, Karnataka

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Mercy Mission Association
  • About Organization:Mercy Mission Mercy Mission was an informal coalition formed on 21st March, 2020 with a group of 25 NGOS in Bangalore, to fight the COVID Pandemic together. It is headed by Dr. Taha Mateen, Managing Director of HBS Hospital, who spearheaded this initiative. Mercy Mission has been registered under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act, 1960. It’s objective was to combine forces and expertise of various organizations to provide immediate relief and support to migrant laborers who were stranded in the city or were heading home, to daily wage workers who suffered loss of earnings, and to the poor in the slums living in extreme poverty such as the elderly, beggars, widows and children.

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