Citizen consumer and civic Action Group (CAG) is a
non-profit and non-political organisation that works towards
protecting citizens' rights in consumer and environmental issues
and promoting good governance processes including transparency,
accountability and participatory decision-making.
Emissions from the transport sector contribute
around 25 per cent of the pollutants (NOx and SOx) in the air,
having a wide ranging impact on human health and the environment.
Yet, cities across India continue to support the growth of private
transport over more sustainable public transit.
project aims to advocate for sustainable transport in Chennai
through actions directed at key decision makers in legislative,
implementation and enforcement agencies, and citizens. The
overarching goal is ‘Zero Emissions, Zero Exclusion, and Zero
Road Deaths’. This entails a significant shift away from private
car and ICE dominated systems to systems that prioritise smart,
shared, renewable energy-based electric mobility and increase the
infrastructure and support for walking, cycling, improved and
equitable public transport.
- Sustainable Tranport is a key position for developing our work
on advocating for a shift from private ICE systems to sustainable,
shared mobility such as walking, cycling, public transport.
Researcher will be responsible for the following:
curating and analysing data
Preparing research papers and
reports, blogs, etc
Undertaking literature reviews, conduct
Taking the lead in content management for website,
flyers and brochures
Assisting in organising knowledge
sharing meetings, workshops etc
Engaging and interacting with
government officials, general public, and other stakeholders
Supporting the Project Manager in achieving project goals
and managing partnerships with the stakeholders
the Executive Director in achieving organisational and team
Professionalism: Knowledge and
understanding of relevant concepts, approaches and public
Teamwork: Works collaboratively with colleagues and
partners to achieve organisational goals
Speaks and writes clearly and effectively, listens to others,
clearly interprets messages, openness in sharing information and
keep people informed
Planning: Develops clear goals that are
consistent with agreed strategies, identifies and adjusts
priorities, time management, makes contingencies while
Candidates should have a
postgraduate degree with specialisation in Social Work, Media,
Communications or Social Sciences, and a good understanding of
transport issues and mitigation strategies.
Candidates should have at least two (2) years of
work experience in a non-profit and a familiarity with research
methods/tools and research writing.
the position, fluency in oral and written English and Tamil is
As a CAG employee, you can expect to
respected for who you are;
be recognised and rewarded on
ability and merit for your contributions;
learn a wide range
of skills in research, communications, finance, information and
be encouraged and supported to
fulfil your potential through meaningful work that matters;
with great colleagues who are smart, mission-driven, and
enjoy an inclusive and welcoming
You would be a part of a team that is notable in
its efforts to influence policy, open minds, shape decisions,
offer solutions, and improve lives.
you are interested in exploring a career with CAG and working on
road safety, please write to S. Saroja at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please share your most recent resume, links to samples of your
work, and a motivation letter explaining why you would like to
work at CAG.
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