Current Opening - Community Co-ordinator

Location: Rural Karnataka

We need a dynamic Community Co-ordinator who can lead our on-field activities and take charge of our impact goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Support pre-training and post training activities of Buzz team
  • Build rapport and encourage behavioural change among the rural women trained by Buzz
  • Motivate the Buzz community (Women trained by Buzz India) becoming financially secure
  • Encourage and support the community to start enterprises of their own
  • Create, coach and mentor women community leaders (Buzz Gelathis) who will become Buzz ambassadors. Plan and support the activities of the Buzz Gelathis
  • Conduct community visioning exercises with the Buzz community to identify challenges and facilitate participatory solutions
  • Document, analyze and report the Buzz impact data recorded by Gelathis
  • Visit the villages regularly and conduct meetings with the Gelathis and the Buzz community
  • Organize events for the Buzz community
  • Co-ordinate with partner NGOs

We’d like you to have:

  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience in working with rural grassroots communities
  • Project management, research & analysis and documentation experience
  • Experience in people management, conflict resolution and multi-stakeholder management
  • Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work and take decisions independently, take ownership of activities and drive to completion
  • Language skills: Kannada (Must), English

What we offer is a platform for you to make a tangible impact on issues and people. We are a young and vibrant team of change-makers and we need someone to lead our team to greater heights. If you feel this is the job you would want to do, write to us and let us discuss.

Essentials for applying:

  1. Email us your resume and answer these questions in the email:
  • How does this job and organization interest you?
  • What makes you the right person for this position?
  1. Please provide two professional references with their names, professional relationship and contact details

Email us: hr@buzzindia.co

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