Programme Officer

Job Category Wild Lands
Location Noida
Date Posted 08-Feb-2019
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Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) invites applications from postgraduate degree holders in the Natural Resources Management/Environmental Studies/Social Sciences with 1-3 years experience, to work in the Wild Lands Division in WTI.

Who we’re looking for

As PO-Wild Lands, you will be responsible for day-to-day implementation of the programmatic activities and provide technical support to the teams on-ground in project development, reporting, data management and analysis.

Before applying, please ensure that you meet our requirements:

Qualifications and skills

  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience in the field of Natural Resource Management, Wildlife and Nature Conservation/Research projects will be desirable.
  • Post-graduate degree in disciplines such as Anthropology, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Studies, Political Science, Social Sciences or equivalent.
  • Experience in working in the area of wildlife conservation
  • Knowledge of social science research techniques including socio-economic survey, PRA and preparing micro-plans is desirable
  • Skill in organising, prioritising, scheduling, planning and coordinating work; attention to detail.
  • Skills in grant management, technical reporting and monitoring and evaluation.
  • Ability to multi-task and ability to create and work in a team-oriented, multi-cultural environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English.

Broad responsibilities include

  1. Assist the Officer in Charge and Head- Wild Lands in day-to-day implementation of the programmatic activities
  2. Provide technical support to the teams on-ground in data management and analysis, project development, reporting, financial reporting
  3. Assist in developing relevant funding proposals and concepts for the Wild-Lands projects
  4. Monitor the progress of the ongoing projects of the division on a monthly basis
  5. Assist in compiling technical reports and updates for donors on a regular basis