CONET Job Opportunity

CONET is looking for enterprising and socially aware professionals (Two Positions) to join its programme management and outreach team

ECONET works towards environment sustainability, community development and empowered individuals, particularly, tribal and nomads across Maharashtra. Currently, it is looking for a Research & Advocacy Officer to work on Community Initiative (Environment Protection, Forest Rights, PESA and Energy Security) and Programme Manager on Human & Institutional Development Initiative (Capacity Building, Outreach and Impact Assessment/PME).

Research and Advocacy Officer (Community Initiatives):

–         Minimum of 4-5 years experience in participatory  action research in the non-profit and development sector

–         Qualified preferably in social & political science or environment studies, rural development, natural resource management and/or gender studies & law

–         Managed research and/or thematic projects independently and/or as a member of coordination team, where community engagement & participation was part of the overall design

–         Familiar with programme planning and management skills

–         Worked in the past on projects related to environment protection, bio diversity conservation, energy security, people’ control over natural resources, etc.

–         Demonstrated good documentation, reporting and analytical writing skills  

–         Willingness and ability to travel extensively in rural areas within and outside Maharashtra 

Programme Manager (HID):

–         Minimum of 5-6 years working experience with NGO and development organisation

–         Qualified preferably in social sciences, gender studies, rural development, law, communications, social enterprise, leadership development, etc

–         Worked at project management or mid level managerial level with a NGO / community organisation

–         Familiar with basic PME and project management skills including budget preparation, impact assessment and donor reporting

–         With an ability to write and produce case studies, process documentation, reports and publications, and guide others in doing so

–         Willingness and ability to travel extensively in rural areas within and outside Maharashtra

Remuneration will be based on expertise and previous work experience. ECONET is an equal opportunity organisation. ECONET will sign an initial contract of one year with the selected candidates, and based on their performance & commitment their services with the organisation will be renewed. We prefer candidates with language skills in Marathi, English and Hindi. Interested candidates, please send your application and CVs by email to Deadline for sending application/CVs 10th October 2018. ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.    

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