Centre For Peoples Forestry
Programme Officer - Malkangiri
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Malkangiri District Odisha
Application Email : khaleel@cpf.in



Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 31 2021


Position: Programme Officer - Malkangiri
Centre for People’s Forestry
Location: Malkangiri (Odisha)
Last Date: 31st July, 2021

CPF (Centre for People’s Forestry) is a Civil Society Organisation established on 6th August 2002. It is a non-profit, non-political and secular organisation, working for the development of forest, rural communities and other resource poor people, especially the deprived and marginalised sections. CPF works in collaboration with the state and national governments.

Desirable qualification: Post Graduate / Graduate in Social Science, Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Science, Forestry, Natural Resource Management, Development Studies.

Summary of Position: CPF wishes to recruit a Programme Officer - Adivasi Livelihood Project (Malkangiri) will be responsible for planning, facilitation and implementation of all objectives related to project titled - “Sustainable Livelihood and Empowerment to Adivasi Communities” Malkangiri District, Odisha. Responsible for institutional building of community institutions and strengthening communities to access government schemes and services. Facilitating Community rights claim and plan document preparation under Forest Right Act.

Job Description:

Project Implementation
• Planning, facilitation and implementation of all objectives related to BftW project Malkangiri, assuming overall responsibility for the deliverables.
• Promoting agro-ecological practices, and food security among the communities
• Strengthening the CBOs and providing hand holding support to the communities.
• Develop network with the community resource persons, Government officials, other NGOs and relevant stakeholders.
• Ensure completion of tasks as per the monthly action Plans
• Identifying issues and risks related to program/project implementation in a timely manner and seek guidance from team leader for appropriate actions.
• To collect and provide field information and assistance to Head office team for developing new proposals

• Maintaining project related records and supporting documents (physical, financial and social aspects).
• Document the experiences of ongoing work
• Providing materials for case study.
• Prepare half yearly reports, and submit the same to head office.

Guidance to the field team
• Provide technical support to field team - Technical coordinators and Community facilitators for implementation of activities related to agriculture, accessing government benefits, maintaining records of Tribal Farmer Service Centre and Village Coordination Group.
• Identifying training needs and providing capacity building to field team.
• Visit all project villages and sharing recommendations to field staff.

Any other
• Perform any other work or duty which may be entrusted by the reporting from time to time

Interested candidates may send your CV’s by e-mail at khaleel@cpf.in latest by 31st July, 2021.

Interviews will be conducted only for shortlisted candidates. Selected persons are expected to join in short notice.

Note: Salary commensurate with experience & qualification.

Female candidates and under-represented sections are encouraged to apply.

Apply on or before 31st July, 2021
Centre for People’s Forestry
# 12-13-483/39, St. No. 14, Lane-6,
Nagarjunanagar Colony, Tarnaka,
Secunderabad - 500017
Cell No: 9963147324
Job Email id: khaleel@cpf.in