Nonprofit
Published 28 days ago

Programme Officer - Programmes

On-site, Work must be performed in or near Bengaluru, KA, India

Details

Job Type:Full Time
Start Date:August 1, 2024
Education:J.D. Required
Experience Level:Mid-level
Salary:At least INR 300,000 / year

Description

We are now looking for a suitable candidate for the position of ‘Programme Officer’.  The selected candidate will play a pivotal role in supporting the organization's mission to eradicate leprosy and foster inclusion for those affected by it in India. The role (includes but not restricted to) build, strategize, plan, implement, and monitor programs and initiatives aimed at achieving GBL's objectives. 

This position requires a unique combination of collaboration and networking skills; coordination with stakeholders; capacity building and liaison for advocacy and policy engagement. Important is sensitivity to the subject matter, and a passion for advocating for the cause of leprosy and people affected by leprosy. The Position will report to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). 


Key Responsibilities:

1. Program Development & implementation: 

● Contribute to the design and development of innovative programs and initiatives to combat leprosy effectively and promote inclusion.

● Coordinate the implementation of programs and projects.

● Ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards.

● Collaborate with stakeholders, including government agencies, NGOs, and communities, to ensure effective execution.

● Facilitate capacity-building initiatives for stakeholders, including training workshops, seminars, and knowledge-sharing sessions, to enhance their understanding of leprosy-related issues and promote best practices.

2. Networking and Collaboration: 

● Foster partnerships and collaborations with government agencies, NGOs, academic institutions, and other stakeholders to leverage resources, expertise, and opportunities for collective action.

3. Advocacy and Policy Engagement: 

● Support advocacy efforts by engaging with policymakers, relevant stakeholders, and civil society organizations to influence policies, regulations, and practices concerning leprosy eradication and inclusion.

4. Documentation and Reporting:

● Maintain accurate and comprehensive records of program activities, achievements, challenges, and lessons learned. Prepare timely reports, presentations, and documentation for internal and external stakeholders.

5. Monitoring and Evaluation: 

● Establish monitoring and evaluation frameworks to track the progress and impact of programs. 

● Collect, analyze, and report data to measure program effectiveness and identify areas for improvement.

6. Communication and Outreach: 

● Contribute to communication and outreach activities, including social media campaigns, newsletters, website content, and press releases, to raise awareness about leprosy and GBL's initiatives.

Qualification and Skills:

● Bachelor's or Master's degree in Public Health, Social Sciences, Development Studies, or related fields.

● 2 to 3 years proven experience in program management, with a focus on public health, leprosy eradication, disability inclusion or rehabilitation of affected people.

● Strong understanding of leprosy-related issues, public health principles, and development frameworks, with demonstrated experience in program design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation.

● Excellent project management skills, including budgeting, planning, coordination, and proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and project management tools.

● Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage with diverse stakeholders, work collaboratively within a team. 

GoodBye Leprosy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without prejudice to caste, religion or belief, sex, gender identity, disability or any other characteristics protected by applicable laws.

Please send your resume with a covering letter mentioning your current / expected salary and suitability for the position


We are now looking for a suitable candidate for the position of ‘Programme Officer’.  The selected candidate will play a pivotal role in supporting the organization's mission to eradicate leprosy and foster inclusion for those affected by it…

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●     Bachelor's or Master's degree in Public Health, Social Sciences, Development Studies, or related fields.

●     2 to 3 years proven experience in program management, with a focus on public health, leprosy eradication, disability inclusion or rehabilitation of affected people.


●     Bachelor's or Master's degree in Public Health, Social Sciences, Development Studies, or related fields.

●     2 to 3 years proven experience in program management, with a focus on public…

Location

On-site
58, 4th Cross R.A. Rd, Kaveri Layout, Sadduguntepalya, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560029, India

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