Best Practices Foundation (BPF) is an NGO that works in the fields of development, livelihoods, and gender. BPF is specifically looking for a woman who can work with marginalized populations of large women’s federations and sexual minority collectives in partnerships with other NGOs and donors. The position is prestigious in that the candidate will be interacting with a large alliance and will be in the fore front of decision making and interfacing with donors and government. The candidate should have experience in working with rural communities, women’s rights issues and can commit for a three year period.
Qualifications and skills a) Candidate should have a strong background in feminist values and thinking. b) Written and oral proficiency in Kannada is mandatory c) Written and oral proficiency in English and Hindi will be an added advantage d) 4 -5 years of experience in Program Management in the non-profit sector and fieldwork, preferably handling issues related to women’s empowerment and livelihood. e) Experience in planning and designing programs, monitoring progress, resolving issues, and initiating appropriate corrective action f) Ability to work with the Leadership team conceptually, communicate succinctly, maintain confidentiality, and manage timelines to get the work done g) Should have strong written reporting skills h) The candidate must be able to flourish in a non-hierarchical environment i) Be willing to travel whenever required j) Have good interpersonal and interviewing skills
Salary range: Rs.40,000 – Rs. 50,000 commensurate with experience and degree (Bachelors or Masters)
Please submit the following documents: 1. A CV 2. A report-writing sample 3. A cover letter stating your interest in this position, why you are best suited for it, and expected remuneration. 4. Two references with contact information and your relationship to them.
This role is open only to female candidates with proven expertise and experience. CVs that are not accompanied by a cover letter and writing sample will NOT be entertained. Candidates should e-mail their application to email@example.com by 12th March 2021
Rs.40,000 – Rs. 50,000 commensurate with experience and degree (Bachelors or Masters)