Job Opportunity for Programme Associate – Ignite at Bhumi in Chennai

Website Bhumi

Job Description

We are transforming India through volunteering, we want make volunteering a national habit. We are looking for someone passionate about promoting a strong culture of volunteerism and civic responsibility among citizens, especially corporate employees and youth

The Programme Associate (Ignite) will be responsible for day-to-day execution of all Volunteering initiatives in their respective city/region. The Associate will also be responsible for promoting volunteerism at colleges and working as one among the volunteers to execute Bhumi’s education volunteering programme.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Promoting a strong culture of volunteerism and civic responsibility among citizens.
  • Oversee efficient and effective day-to-day operations, volunteer mobilisation, Project Implementation and delivery of the projects
  • Track, analyse data, identify trends, prepare reports, and share with all relevant stake holders
  • Help identify and implement creative solutions for any problems
  • Maintaining Partnerships with Partner Organizations to manage and execute various volunteering opportunities.
  • Support Bhumi volunteers in regular volunteering engagements

Preferred Education Qualification / Experience:

  • Graduate/Post Graduate degree in any discipline
  • Project management experience preferred
  • Prior volunteering and leadership experience is mandatory
  • Prior experience in the non-profit sector and /or event management would be an advantage
  • Any Graduate

 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to drive outcome-oriented plans through the team’s collective effort
  • Good influencing skills, people engagement, relationship building and listening skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills– English, Local Language
  • Good computer knowledge and MS office skills
  • Highly resourceful team-player, who is self-driven
  • Forward looking thinker, who actively seeks opportunities and proposes solutions

Other Information:

Reporting to: Programme Manager (Ignite)

Expected Age: Below 30

Scope: Full time, Willing to work flexible hours

Remuneration: Rs.2.5-3.5 lakhs per annum, based on candidate’s profile

Expected Joining Date: Immediate

Minimum commitment: Two Years

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