Dasra’s bold aspiration is a transformed India where a billion thrive with dignity and equity. Established in 1999, Dasra is India’s leading strategic philanthropy foundation, working with philanthropists and high-impact social entrepreneurs to bring together knowledge, funding, and talent as a catalyst for social change. Dasra nurtures strategic philanthropy for India and focuses on impactful programs such as empowering adolescent girls, urban sanitation, inclusive economies, and child protection and care. With 21 years of experience in the sector, a depth of knowledge gained from working with over 1,000 non-profits and having brought $100 million in funding to organizations – Dasra drives collaborative action to accelerate social change in India.
About the 10to19: Dasra Adolescents Collaborative
10to19: Dasra Adolescents Collaborative is a high-impact, outcome-driven, multi-stakeholder platform that seeks to move the needle on the field of adolescent health and well-being in India. The Collaborative works to address the scale and breadth of issues facing adolescents by bringing together civil society organizations, experts, funders, and the government to ensure that adolescents are safe, healthy, educated, and empowered to make positive life choices as they transition into adulthood.
•Multi-stakeholder management across respective projects
•Workstream-specific tasks like communicating with external/internal stakeholders, creating decks, reports, dashboards etc.
•Support in planning and execution of a variety of projects
•Roles involve providing support – often as part of a larger team engaged in a task/ project/process.
•Graduate with 0-3 years of work experience in the development space, advisory, research & analytics, business processes, operations, etc.
•Written & Communication skills: Summarizes key points and learnings comprehensively, leverages appropriate communication aids, and writes and communicates in a clear, concise manner with a strong stakeholder lens.
•Project Management: Plans for and achieves project deliverables within the deadline, effectively manages own time, and identifies conflicts/roadblocks with some support and guidance.
•Research & Data Analytics: Frames sharp research questions, collects relevant and accurate information/data from credible sources, synthesizes key insights.
•Fundraising: Effectively supports senior team members to deepen funder relationships by understanding their needs and ensuring quality execution in all funder engagements.
•Relationship Management Understands the expectations of internal and external stakeholders and works to develop relationships towards a single goal/ project/ deliverable.
•Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
•Passion for the development sector and the communities we serve is a must.
What to look forward to:
•An opportunity to contribute to moving the needle on adolescent health and wellbeing through a system transformation approach
•An opportunity to understand and interact with a range of key stakeholders across the development sector – NGOs, funders, government, experts, etc.
•A fast-paced and dynamic work environment
•An opportunity to work with a driven and dedicated team of professionals
•A workspace that provides independence with accountability – an ideal place for self-starters
To apply for this job please visit dasra.darwinbox.in.