Hand in Hand, India: Job
description for PROJECT MANAGER, HCL (based at Hardoi district,
Uttar Pradesh, India).
Hand in Hand (HiH), India, is a
public charitable trust working to alleviate rural poverty through
an integrated process of promoting education, skill development,
job creation, health, environment and holistic community
development. Having started its operations on a humble scale in
Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu in 2002, the organization has
now expanded its work across 10 States of India and its model of
‘job creation’ replicated in over 10 countries across the
globe through its partners.
The 5 pillars or work
areas of the organization are as follows:
Elimination and Promotion of Education
ii)Self Help Groups
and Microfinance for Livelihoods promotion and job creation
iii)Skill Development and Technology Centresfor bridging the
iv)Health for preventive healthcare and awareness
v)Environment for promoting a clean and hygienic
environment through solid waste management and natural resource
Additionally, a flag ship program of the
organization, the village uplift program aims to create
sustainable communities by integrating all 5 pillar activities of
the organization in a village.
With a dedicated team
of over 1447 employees and 54,642 volunteers, the organization is
steadily moving towards achieving its mission of creating 10
million jobs by 2025!
PROJECT MANAGER, HCL PROJECT
(based at Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh)
In order to promote
women empowerment, financial inclusion and enterprises among SHGs
of HCL Foundation, HiH India will be working in 4 blocks of
•The goal of the project is to train
1,000 rural, SHG Women and promote financial inclusion and
entrepreneurship opportunities among 750 of the 1,000 trained SHG
•The scope of the Project is to identify the SHGs
of HCL and train them in integrated aspects of SHG management;
financial and digital literacy; enterprise development training;
and provide them access to Government financial and social
security schemes and access to credit for enterprise development.
To lead, oversee and coordinate this Project, HiH
India is looking for a competent and committed Project Manager who
will be based in Hardoi, district UP.
1.To plan, implement and coordinate target
achievement of HiH India’s HCL Project goals in a timely manner.
2.To ensure process driven and timely achievement of HIH
India’s-HCL goals of (i)identifying 1000 SHG women from HCL
existing SHGs (ii) Planning and providing them training in 4
modules as mentioned in the Proposals. The modules will be
developed by HiH India Senior team. (iii) Linking 750 identified
SHG women with Govt’s schemes of financial and social security
measures (iv) facilitating access to credit to identified 750 SHG
women for enterprise promotion (v) Provide hand holding support to
750 women for enterprise promotion and access to Govt schemes.
3.To guide, supervise and monitor the work of HCL team
towards achievement of results and support them in planning,
strategizing and target achievement of Project goals.
undertake regular field visits to the HCL-HiH India project areas
to review and monitor progress and performances of HCL Project
5.Ensure timely documentation and submission of
MIS and reports to the Head office including documentation of case
studies, monthly and quarterly progress reports.
liaison with HCL team, village stakeholders, SHG women and their
households for ensuring smooth and timely project implementation
1.He /She should be at least a
graduate in Social Science /MBA/Social work from a recognized
2.He/ She should have a good understanding of
integrated aspects of SHG concept, skill Development, market
linkages, financial education, employability and entrepreneurship.
3.He /She should have good documentation and communication
skills, both in Hindi and English
4.He/ She should have good
networking skills and be able to meet stakeholders’ esp. the
Govt and be able to forge partnerships and alliances.
Remuneration will be in the range of Rs 5-6 lakh per
annum, depending upon the skills and qualifications of the
Interested candidates may please share
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