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Director - Civic Volunteering/Project Management/Program Management - NGO (5-8 yrs)

Chennai Job Code: 861741

- We are transforming India through volunteering with a vision of making 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 Director (Catalyse) will be responsible for strategizing and managing the civic volunteering programme nationally to scale the programme 10x over the next 2-3 years.

Primary Responsibilities include:

- Promoting a strong culture of volunteerism and civic responsibility among citizens

- Increase volunteer activation especially through institutional partnerships with corporates, non-profits and colleges.

- Build systems, culture and the team (employees and volunteers) to support the programme with a focus on continuous learning, improvement and rapid growth (10x over 2-3 years).

- Play an active role in scaling the cause of volunteerism in India through thought leadership and networks.

Preferred Education Qualification / Experience:

- Minimum of five years experience in leading teams is preferable

- A management degree from a tier-1 institute or equivalent fellowship experience will be an advantage

- Prior experience in the non-profit sector or in volunteering would be an advantage

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Ability to drive outcome-oriented plans through the team's collective effort

- Good influencing skills, people engagement, networking and listening skills

- Good written and verbal communication skills- English, Hindi

- 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

- Willingness to travel - locally and nationally

Other Information:

Reporting to Co-founder

Scope: Full time

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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