Closing DateNov 27 2021
About the Organization
World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, non-profit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. Through research, analysis, and recommendations, World Resources Institute puts ideas into action to build transformative solutions to protect the earth, promote livelihoods, and enhance human well-being.
WRI India has the capacity to convene key stakeholders, and forge strategic partnerships with governments, business, foundations, civil society organizations, institutes and NGOs, to scale-up solutions that can bring game-changing results for the sustainable management of natural resources in India.
WRI India’s Sustainable Landscapes and Restoration (SLR) program aims to protect, maintain, and restore landscapes to secure livelihoods of 700 million people directly dependent on forests and agriculture and strengthen India’s environmental well-being. Our aim is that landscapes in India are governed fairly and managed well. To achieve this vision of landscape restoration as a critical nature-based solution (NbS) we are seeking an exceptional candidate who can support research and partnership development. The candidate must have a post graduate degree in environmental science, natural resource management, development studies, or other related field with at least 8 or more years of work experience, at least 3 of which is in a project coordination role.
Key responsibilities will include project planning, coordination, and reporting, developing research and analytical frameworks for projects, facilitating engagement with partners and stakeholders at national and sub-national levels, research driven communication, raising the profile of SLR, and supporting overall programme development and strategy. The candidate is expected to bring strong organizational skills and be comfortable with interdisciplinary, inter-programmatic, and geographically dispersed teams. The position is most suited to an individual willing to take on the challenge of a new, fast growing, and developing programme of work. The position holder must be willing to travel within the country, including in remote areas with difficult terrain, when it’s safe to do so.
Research and communication – 50%
Project management – 15%
Developing partnerships – 20%
Programme Development – 15%
Education Qualification/ Required Skills & Experience
Potential Salary: 15,00,000 to 18,00,000 INR CTC Per Annum
Salary and Benefits:
Salary shall be commensurate with experience and skills. WRI offers a generous and comprehensive benefits package
How to apply
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