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Vacancy for Program/ Assistant Manager at Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organisation that works towards accountable governance.

The Assistant Manager’s duty is to ensure that the day to day operations in the Praja office run smoothly. The Assistant Manager oversees the daily workings of the office, helping to ensure that deadlines are met and the work is done efficiently, on time. They will also be involved in research and analysis of issues such as Crime, Education, Health and Civic of which will include filling RTI, collecting data and analyzing it to create various communication and related advocacy work.

Experience

5-10 years’ experience in the social development sector, especially in the field of governance.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be based in Mumbai
  • Graduate or Post graduate in Public Administration or Social work or Political Science or Management or any other social science subject
  • Understanding of Right to Information Act
  • Understanding of political, governance & democratic concepts and working of administration
  • Handling communication and other outreach activities with Elected representatives, Political Parties, Government departments and NGOs
  • Must have a passion for the workings of governance and the motivation to make a difference in governance systems
  • Research & Analytical skills
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media
  • Good English writing skills
  • Competence in articulation (verbal and writing) in English. Competence in Marathi language will be added advantage
  • A strong sense of commitment, self-motivated with ability to work in a team and be a team leader

Job Descriptions:

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) to info@praja.org by 15th November, 2016. Also log on to www.praja.org.


Vacancy for Documentation and Communication Officer at Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organisation that enables accountable governance.

The incumbent will essentially handle all communication and documentation. Will organise and manage all press related activities. Will manage and promote the organisation and its activities through traditional and social media. Will be involved in doing related research and analysis in various issues in verticals such as health, education, and housing, crime, civic or working of elected representatives.

Experience

Relevant experience preferably in the social development sector or journalism.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Graduate or Post graduate in Mass Media or Journalism or Public Administration or Social work or Political Science or Management or any other social science subject
  • Competence in articulation (verbal and writing) in English
  • Competence in articulation in Marathi and Hindi will be added advantage
  • Strategizing, executing press conferences and building image in the press
  • Strategizing, executing social media optimisation
  • Understanding of political, governance & democratic concepts and working of administration
  • Handling communication and other outreach activities with Elected representatives, Political Parties, Government departments and NGOs
  • Research & Analysis
  • Understanding of Right to Information Act
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work in a team

Job Descriptions:

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) and atleast two written samples (preferably of atleast one article produced in a known publication) to info@praja.org by 15th November, 2016. Also log on to www.praja.org.


Vacancy for Project Officer at Praja Foundation

The Project Officer will be responsible for planning and executing activities related to specific issues in verticals such as health, education, crime, housing, civic issues and working of elected representatives. He/she will be involved in doing related research and analysis of allocated vertical, including filling RTI applications, collecting data, analyzing it and creating various communications and related advocacy work.

Experience

Freshers or individuals with upto 5 years experience preferably in the social development sector. Candidates from other fields passionate about development work are also welcome to apply.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Graduate or Post graduate in Public Administration/Social work/Political Science/Management/Mass Media or Journalism or any other social science subject
  • Research & Analysis
  • Understanding of Right to Information Act, 2005
  • Understanding of political, governance & democratic concepts and working of Administration
  • Handling communication and other outreach activities with Elected representatives, Political Parties, Government Departments and NGOs
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media
  • Competence in articulation (verbal and writing) in English.
  • Competence in Marathi language will be added advantage
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work in a team

Job Descriptions:

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) to info@praja.org by 15th November, 2016. Also log on to www.praja.org.


Vacancy for Data Entry Officer at Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organisation that works towards accountable governance. The Data entry operator will work primarily data entry on Praja’s Data Management System (DMS) and in the MS Excel templates.

Experience

2-3 years’ experience preferably in the Management Information System (MIS) field/data entry

Essential Qualifications:

  • Candidate must be based in Mumbai
  • Graduate in any stream
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media

Job Descriptions:

  • Data Entry of Statistics and Coding
  • Data Management (maintaining MIS, Filing and reporting)
  • Excellent computer skills, including word processing, excel and internet
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Analysis of data

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) to info@praja.org by 15th November, 2016. Also log on to www.praja.org


Vacancy for the post of Translators of Hindi (Hindi to English) and Marathi (Marathi to English) on Freelance basis at Praja Foundation

About Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organization which empowers the citizen to participate in governance by providing knowledge and enlisting people’s participation. Praja aims to provide ways, in which the citizen can get politically active and involved beyond the ballot box, thus promoting transparency and accountability. Praja Foundation works towards four core sectors in Mumbai’s development and issues faced by ‘Aam Mumbaikar’ namely: Education, Health, Civic and Crime, and publishes regular reports on the same. This mainly involves working with the elected representatives and the administration.

The Hindi Translator will be translating data from Hindi to English and Marathi Translator will be translating from Marathi to English.

Experience

Fresher or with 2-3 years experience preferably in the translation field

Essential Qualifications:

  • Competence in articulation (verbal and writing) in English and Hindi or Marathi according to the post.
  • Graduate or Post graduate in any stream
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work in a team.

Job Descriptions:

The translator should be based in Mumbai and will be working on a freelance basis. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected remuneration) to info@praja.org. Also log on to www.praja.org.


Vacancy for Data Collection Officer at Praja Foundation

About Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organisation that works towards accountable governance.

The data collection officer will work primarily on field, collecting data from various places across Delhi.

Following are the qualifications required for the post.

Experience

Graduation any stream. Data collection/ research work for at least 1-2 years

Essential Qualifications:

  • Data Collection
  • PR with Municipal Corporation of Delhi
  • Research / survey in Mumbai Administration and related
  • Data entry/checking if needed
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and internet
  • Good PR skills
  • English and Hindi

Job Descriptions:

The selected candidate will be based in Delhi. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) to info@praja.org by 15th November, 2016 Also log on to www.praja.org.


Vacancy for Translation Officer at Praja Foundation

About Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organisation that works towards accountable governance.

The Translation Officer will plan and execute all activities related to translating (from Marathi to English ,Hindi to English) data. He/ She will be coordinating between the members of translation team (both in house &external)

Experience

Fresher or with 2-3 years experience preferably in the translation field

Essential Qualifications:

  • Competence in articulation (verbal and writing) in English, Hindi and Marathi language.
  • Graduate or Post graduate in any stream
  • Handling communication with freelance translators
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work in a team

Job Descriptions:

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) to info@praja.org by 15th November, 2016. Also log on to www.praja.org.


Vacancy for Data Checker at Praja Foundation

About Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organization that works towards accountable governance.

The Data Checker will work primarily checking data entries on Praja’s Data Management System (DMS) and in the MS Excel templates.

Experience

2-3 years’ experience preferably in the Management Information System (MIS) field/data entry

Essential Qualifications:

  • Graduate in any stream
  • Good computer skills: Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet/Social media

Job Descriptions:

  • Validating/checking data
  • Data Management
  • Excellent computer skills, including word processing, excel and internet research and
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Research & Analysis

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your CV to info@praja.org

Vacancy Postings of Accountant/ Senior Accountant for Mumbai

About Praja Foundation

Founded in 1998, Praja Foundation is a Mumbai-based non-partisan voluntary organisation that works towards accountable governance. The Accountant / Senior Accountant will handle Praja’s Accounts and Administration related work.

Experience

5 years+ of experience in Accounts (Experience with NGOs will be appreciated)

Essential Qualifications:

  • Graduate in B.Com
  • Fundamental Knowledge of Tally ERP software
  • Proficient in handling FCRA accounts (Foreign Contribution Regulations Act)
  • Knowledge of Auditing
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Word/Excel/ PowerPoint and Internet Research
  • Self-motivated with a strong sense of commitment to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to work in a team

Job Descriptions:

  • Managing Accounts (Local and FCRA)
  • Auditing
  • Preparing final accounts
  • Submitting the accounts to the Funding Organizations
  • Filing tax returns
  • Administrative work such as maintaining MIS, minutes of Board meetings

The selected candidate will be based in Mumbai. Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels. Please apply with your Curriculum Vitae (please include current and expected salary) to info@praja.org. Also log on to www.praja.org.