JOB POST: Project Manager & Senior Consultant at IIHS, Bangalore: Applications Open

IIHS Bangalore (Indian Institute for Human Settlements) invites job applications for Project Manager & Senior Consultant for the year 2020. Interested candidates can check out full details below.

  • Senior Consultant: An ideal candidate will have a PhD in a relevant discipline such as education, education policy, social or public policy, sustainable development, development studies, among others; and be familiar with the narrative of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and their implementation in the Indian context. Candidates from other disciplines with experience in education and/or sustainable development can apply.
  • Project Manager: Applicants should have an MBA or equivalent with at least 10 years of experience, including at least 5 years in Project Management in online learning / IT / consulting services firms.
Job description
  • Senior Consultant
    Contributing to the co-production of background papers and various reports (as part of the project) including conceptualisation, policy-practice interface, drafting, reviewing and publishing;
    Contributing to the co-production of academic publications;
    Assisting Project Lead(s) in undertaking background secondary and primary research that enables a better understanding of the linkages between education, education systems, sustainable development and public policy, and institutional and governance systems of education in India, particularly its evolving landscape and in the context of existing development challenges.
  • Project Manager
    Team management, interpersonal skills, client relationship management, vendor management and proposal writing;
    An understanding of and an interest in some of the key domains and areas that IIHS is involved in;
    Demonstrated skills and experience in managing projects across multiple disciplines, in time-bound and budget-driven environments;
    Ability to understand and manage client requirements and platform requirements;
    Understanding of MOOCs and the features and capabilities of commonly used platforms like Coursera and edX;
    Ability to work individually, as a leader of a team, as part of a team, and with outsourced entities.
How to apply?

Please fill the online application form by clicking here. (You can also click on the “Apply Now” button at the end of the Job Description displayed on the website).

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