Tech Mahindra Foundation looking for Education Officer
Organization: Tech Mahindra Foundation
Position: Education Officer
Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
Educational Qualification: Graduate/post graduate degree in Education
Experience: 3-5 years in the Education Sector (preferably in working with the government)
— Pedagogical Expertise
— Technical Knowledge on the education system of the country/city
— Strategic Planning
— Intensive oral and written communication skills
— Taking initiatives
— Open to learning
— Facilitation skills (conducting engaging meetings, training sessions etc. )
— Excel Fluency
— Basic Accounting /Finance knowledge will be an add-on.
— Problem Solving and critical thinking skills
— Strong Convincing abilities
— Language skills: Fluency in Tamil and English is mandate
Roles and Responsibilities:
> City Level:
— Study and understand various Education programmes of the organization
— Manage and evaluate all the Education programmes with respect to their goals, progress to goals and sustainability.
— Monitor the fund utilization of the partners on a quarterly basis and ensure funds are reaching the beneficiaries as per the agreement
— Help build the capacity of the NGO partners through regular trainings and evaluation meetings.
— Closely interact with all the stakeholders involved in the projects and accordingly suggest changes and improvements in the programmes
— Indulge in strategic planning with the Programme Heads/CEOs of partner organizations and assist them in making informed decisions about the future course of action to reach the set goals
— Conduct Education Meetings with all the partners to enable cross learning within the city
— Study the educational landscape of the city and accordingly expand projects with the help of existing/new partners by studying and evaluating different education models
> Foundation Level:
— Collaborate with other cities Education Head’s to ensure uniformity and seize learning opportunities as and when they arise
— Assist the Foundation in improving the education programmes by constantly giving feedback and collaborating with multiple stakeholders
> External Stakeholders:
— Build meaningful relationships with government officials (both at the corporation level and the state level) and ensure their maximum participation in the foundation’s programmes
— Connect with education experts across the city and the country to learn from their experiences and get their opinions and feedback whenever required
Remuneration: The remuneration will depend on the qualification and experience of the candidate.
Last date to apply: 20 February 2017
Tech Mahindra Foundation (TMF) is the Corporate Social Responsibility arm of Tech Mahindra Limited. Instituted in 2007 as a section 25 non-profit company in India, it has been working tirelessly since then in the areas of Education, Vocational Training and Disability, with a keen focus on Corporate Volunteering.
The Foundation works with 100+ NGOs partners across India in ten states and twelve cities of Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Delhi/NCR, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Vizag, Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur and Jaipur.
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