GRAAM (Grassroots Research and Advocacy Movement) is a not-for-profit public policy research and advocacy organization based in India (Mysore City, Karnataka).
GRAAM is working towards advocating policy change based on empirical evidence and research carried out with grassroots perspectives.
It also aims to enrich the interaction between primary players: the community, the state, the civil society organizations, & theprivate sector to ensure sustained development at the grassroots level.
We welcome creative individual having strong faith to work with the system, advocate for required policy changes that would impact development of the community to join our crew.Currently we are looking for.
Sr. Associate —CSR (Can work from Bengaluru also)
Sr. Associate— CSR is responsible to coordinate the Corporate Social Responsibility consulting assignments that includes, needs assessment, evaluation of existing program and preparing strategy / action plan.
Should have at least 03 years of experience in development sector with excellent communication skills in English and Kannada. Should have an experience in proposal development, project coordination and planning.
Should be a go getter with an ability to build relationship with Corporate organization to offer GRAAM’s consulting services.
A research fellow on full time/consultation basis is expected to formulate and conduct research projects, evaluations and other studies, that results in practical policy recommendations related to issues experienced by grassroots communities in developing countries like India.
Other important job responsibilities include participation in GRAAM’s advocacy initiatives and its capacity building activities. Sectoral expertise is desired in relevant fields like water and sanitation, development economics and public policy.
However, the incumbent is expected to proactively contribute towards ongoing and prospective studies in other related sectors as well.
Candidates with strong research skills and experience in working with urban and rural government institutions preferred.
Advantages at GRAAM:
Opportunity to work in a multi-disciplinary team and exposure to different developmental issues.
Prospective long term career and growth opportunity for a committed and competent professionals.
Regular interactions and guidance from ‘GRAAM Technical Experts from prestigious Universities / Research Institutes across the world.
Performance oriented remuneration system.
Other professionals interested to work in Social Science Research and Advocacy related activities are also encouraged to apply.
Mail your applications with detailed CV to HR team at [email protected] within 25th July 2015. Call at +91-96866-66306 for further clarifications.
SoP: Candidates are encouraged to send a ‘Statement of Purpose’ explaining why they find themselves most suitable for the position at GRAAM in about 500 words.
Grassroots Research And Advocacy Movement
CA-2, KIADB Industrial Housing Area, Ring Road, Hebbal, Mysore, INDIA – 570016
+91-96866-66306| [email protected] | www.graam.org.in