Volunteer opportunity posted by: EduCARE India
Posted on: December 1, 2012
EduCARE india seeks volunteer for the position of Information tecnology / IT, Web Developent Manager for developing and supporting our online platforms for our Community Development Project Centers in rural areas in India.
This position has responsibility for the dissemination of organisationa and its projects information and knowledge via the EduCARE India web sites as well as related platforms and web-based tools. This position is also responsible for the planning and management of information services for information technology as well as the appropriate application of social and new media tools in support of ViKAS Centre Org projects and operations. This position includes strategic and operational planning, development and implementation of an end-to-end information management regime and related standards and guidelines, and the oversight of web application development, intranet maintenance and development for the effective implementation of information technology (IT) infrastructure and operations. It is involved with both project and cross-organization responsibilities working closely with the Project Director. The position also coordinates activities of IT and intranet support, including the architecture and maintenance of the CEC's web site: .
Tasks and Responsibilities
Skills and qualities
The ideal candidate will be dynamic, flexible, organized, creative, independent, patient, dedicated and strategic. Furthermore, the intern should have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, be open to learn new languages, demonstrate a clear commitment to developmental work, and have the ability to work well both independently and as a member of a team. Experience in developmental work and living abroad is preferred.
Free on-site accommodation is provided. Free workspace and access to Internet is provided in the various centers and some houses. Additionally, lunch, work-related transportation and phone expenses (partially) are provided for by the organisation. Please apply by sending an email, addressing the above criteria, with your CV and cover letter firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use "Position - Information, Web Developer and Technology Manager" as the subject of your email. Preference is given to applicants applying for more than 4 months.
If you are enthusiastic about working with us, please send the following information to email@example.com: Cover letter including your motivations, fields of work interest, desired period of your internship (with start and finish dates) and expectations of the internship; A CV / resume including the contact information of a referee; A scanned copy of the page(s) of your national passport with ID details. We will get in touch with you as soon as possible.