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March 21, 2018

Society for Women’s Action and Training Initiaves (SWATI) looking for Project Coordinator

Organization: Society for Women’s Action and Training Initiatives

Position: Project Coordinator

Location: Surendranagar Districts, Gujarat

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Educational Qualification: Masters/Bachelor’s degree in social work, gender studies or any other discipline relevant to the position
Experience: 1- 4 years of experience

Skills required:
— Conceptual understanding and writing around gender/VaW issues . Knowledge of research methods is desirable.
— Ability to plan work effectively, deliver against plans, work at pace
— Excellent written communication & documentation skills
— Team and collaboration focused
— Sound interpersonal & relationship management skills, with the ability to work effectively with stakeholders & partners involved in the project.
— Willingness to travel.

About Job: The project looks at rural women’s safety in public spaces and its impact on their lives. This is a three-year duration intervention research project being implemented by International Center for Research on Women (ICRW) and SWATI . The objective is to develop and validate an innovative evidence-informed model, which fosters freedom from violence and safety for women and girls in public spaces in rural Gujarat, India. The project will use gender integrated strategies and leverage ICT to empower women and girls to demand and lead change, while engaging young men as partners. The project will concurrently build capacities of GPs, catalyzing them to respond to SVAWG, thereby positioning public safety for women and girls as a critical component of rural local governance.

Remuneration: Gross – Above Four lakhs per annum( Cost to Company)

Interested candidates can mail their latest resume with a cover letter to the ‘Administrator’ at organisation.swati@gmail.com

Last date to apply: 25 November 2016

Note: This job is for Young Women Professionals only

About SWATI:

SWATI (Society for Women’s Action and Training Initiatives) is a non-profit organization that works for the socio-economic empowerment of women in the state of Gujarat, India.

SWATI’s mission is to promote the human rights of women and the marginalized; influence formulation and implementation of gender just policies; and build an enabling environment for the achievement of the democratic rights of all. They have adopted a strategy of empowering women through capacity and leadership building, catalyzing self-help and resource building. To increase the outreach of its work, SWATI aligns with other groups and organizations through capacity building and networking at national and international levels for collective action in relevant areas of work.