Website Child Rights and You
Function / Division: Development Support
CRY is India’s most trusted NGO working on the issue of child rights for the last 42 years. Over the years CRY has impacted the lives of over 3 million children in India. CRY has many firsts to her credit over the years in Resource Generation, Development Support, Brand Communications, People practices, and Finance. CRY’s reach is Pan India with a presence in 19 states. CRY works to ensure happier childhoods for India’s children.
CRY has a holistic approach to development based on the child rights framework with community empowerment as a key ingredient. CRY also places strong emphasis on networking with other NGOs and advocacy efforts to influence macro policies for children.
CRY’s assistance to the child development initiatives isn’t just financial. Our Development support team enables our partners’ work through capacity building, infrastructure support, sharing of ideas and information, networking and joint planning, monitoring and evaluation impact, research, documentation and government interface.
As a person in this position, you will be responsible for developing the strategy for support and intervention of CRY-supported initiatives in the North Indian states. You will ensure it’s in line with the organization’s strategy and that it delivers the maximum positive impact on the rights of the child. Your role includes assessing and identifying development partners that would best help to achieve the objectives; optimal utilization of resources; effective
Performance monitoring and evaluation; implementing of efficient processes and systems; and network with the local communities, government bodies and key individuals. Being team leader, you will have to enable, motivate your team, communicate internally and externally, the organizational stances on various issues, Regional efforts and programme effectiveness
You must be a Post – Graduate in Social Work, Sociology, Rural Development or equivalent degree from a reputed institute. You must have 8 – 10 years’ experience of leading a region/zone/state in the area of urban or rural development in the rights based approach. You should have experience in planning, monitoring and evaluating projects, interfacing with the government and other stakeholders. Should be open to travel up to 15 days in a month to the project areas of West region. Strong written and oral communication skills in English are essential. Writing and Speaking Hindi would be an advantage.
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