Program coordinator

Organization: Jansahas India

Apply By: 20 Feb 2020

Location: (Madhya Pradesh)


Program Coordinator  - Job Description 

About Jan Sahas: : Jan Sahas, established in the year 2000, is a not for profit grassroots organization committed to promote the development and protect the rights of socially excluded communities with the special focus on girls and women through eradication of all forms of bondage including manual scavenging and caste based prostitution; empowerment of adolescent girls and women to end violence and gender justice, skill development for dignified livelihoods and social entrepreneurship; legal aid for access to justice and reform in criminal justice system; support in education; food and nutrition security; land and agriculture development; develop barefoot lawyers to build victim or survivors as leader and empowerment of communities though capacity and organization building.

The organization is looking for suitable female candidates to facilitate program for the theme: Dalit Human Rights and Gender equality/Sexual violence. The ideal candidate will have a strong commitment to work in the development sector and demonstrated ability to work as part of a diverse team. The position entails meeting various stakeholders that ranges from community members, government officials etc Depending on the need of the project.


The Program Coordinator will provide support to the team of Jan Sahas under the different Themes of working

Base Location: The position will be based in Dewas, Madhya Pradesh. 


Roles and responsibilities include:

  • Report writing and Documentation of the program.
  • MIS & Preparation of MIS sheet.
  • Preparation of different training modules & manual as per the requirement of programme/project.
  • Coordination and capacity building with Team and Stakeholders.
  • Develop new strategies for the development of Program and its implementation.
  • Donor contact and donor management.
  • Monitor and evaluate program by using efficient technique.
  • Network building with Community and Different stakeholders.
  • Decision making  on the technical basis for the implementation of the program
  • Management of resources and preparation for further development of the program.


Key qualifications

  • Masters’ degree (MA) in Social work/social science/education/development/gender studies or related fields from TISS/IRMA/XISS/IIPS/Nirmla Niketan or any other reputed institute.
  • Minimum 1 experience Familiarity and work experience in Documentation/Project Implementation.
  • Excellent Communication Skills in English and Hindi (Spoken and written).
  • Excellent Report writing and documentation.
  • Only Female candidates can apply.

Soft Skills:

Hands on experience with MS-office/MS-suite.

Salary and benefits

Negotiable according to skills and work experience of candidates.




How to apply

How to Apply


Interested applicants can send their CV along with a cover letter to hr@jansahasindia.org and careers@jansahasindia.org latest by 20th February 2020.

Please mention “Program Coordinators” in the subject line.


Jan Sahas gives equal opportunity to all individuals irrespective of their gender, caste, religion, race, sexual orientation etc. The organization promotes opportunities for women and candidates belonging to marginalized backgrounds.




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