Martha Farrell Foundation MFF
Programme Officer
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jun 26 2021


Job Title : Programme Officer

Organization : Martha Farrell Foundation

Location : New Delhi

Martha Farrell Foundation is looking for an energetic, ambitious and highly motivated professional to contribute to a growing portfolio of impactful work in a dynamic and evolving work environment.

Key responsibilities will be to provide support to the Martha Farrell Awards program. The Martha Farrell Awards for Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality is a one of a kind award that recognises individuals and institutions for their work on women’s empowerment and gender mainstreaming within the institution.


• Conduct primary and secondary research for material contributing to the development of the program
• Work with the program teams to plan, design and generate content for concept notes and proposals
• Coordinate with stakeholders both internal and external
• Conceptualize, organize and moderate stakeholder consultations with key stakeholders
• Synthesize information and data and communicate key insights in documentation.
• Prepare and support on forging new collaboration opportunities with external partners.
• Plan and execute all aspects of the annual awards ceremony

Required Skills and Experience:

• A master’s or other post-graduate degree in mass communications, development studies/ social work or any other relevant field with minimum experience of 1-2 years.
• Proven ability to multi-task and collaborate work effectively with senior staff, colleagues, donors, partner organizations, stakeholders, local institutions, and others at all levels.
• Ability to work in a complex environment with multiple tasks, short deadlines, and an emphasis on quality.
• Excellent analytical, communication, presentation and report writing skills.
• Excellent skills in facilitation, team building and coordination.
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and thrive in fast-paced, high-pressure situations.
• Excellent command over MS Office applications, especially MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.
• Excellent in written and spoken English and Hindi.
• Extremely detail-oriented, with the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
• Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
• Proven effectiveness while working in a team-based environment, but capable also of working independently.
• Willingness to travel extensively.

The Martha Farrell Foundation (MFF) has been set up to carry forward Dr. Martha Farrell’s spirit and legacy by advancing her pioneering work on gender mainstreaming and adult education, with the overall goal of achieving gender equality in India and across the globe. To know more about MFF, please visit


Only short listed candidates will be called for interviews.

Interested candidates should write to with their resumes at the earliest.
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