Job Opportunities at Ananta

 

 

Ananta Centre is an independent organization registered under the Indian Trust Act. It focuses on leadership development and encourages frank and open dialogue on the most important issues facing Indian society, to help foster its transformation. The Centre also engages civil society, business, governments and other key stakeholders on issues of importance to India's development, foreign policy, strategic affairs and national security.

Ananta Centre’s mission is twofold: to foster values-based leadership, encouraging individuals to reflect on the ideals and ideas that define a good society, and to provide a neutral and balanced venue for discussing and acting on critical issues. The Institute is based in Delhi and has an international network of partners.

Ananta Centre’s activities include:

1. Public Programs to promote a deeper understanding of India’s development & challenges

2. Policy Seminars that bring together small groups of stake holders to improve public and private sector policy making

3. Leadership Seminars that bring together small groups to explore fundamental truths through the Socratic method

Ananta Centre is a young and growing organization and invites you to join our team. Ananta Centre strives to have a workforce which reflects diversity and gender balance, and applies an equal opportunities approach. All selection is on merit basis.

 

Work Culture

Teamwork, training, a supportive work environment and community involvement form the foundation of our success. Ananta Centre offers internships/research opportunities for scholars/students from diverse backgrounds but with mandatory skills in English language to work on a range of projects of national and international importance.

 

CURRENT OPENINGS


PROGRAMME EXECUTIVE

The Program Executive will be working with the Program Director and the team at Ananta Centre and will be responsible for:

1. Develop and lead new initiatives that will support the organization’s mission and programs

2. Build and maintain relationships with key policy makers, corporate leaders, diplomats and researchers

3. Work collaboratively to support all aspects of Ananta Centre’s programs and associated events

4. Prepare reports on programs, events and meetings

5. Develop presentations and other documents for internal and external use

6. Basic data management like maintaining records of agreements, MOUs, external & internal communication

7. Support the CEO and Program Director as required.

Required Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences or allied fields – like International Relations, Journalism.

Required Skills and Experience:

1. Excellent communication skills in English (both oral and written)

2. Collaborative and adaptive team worker open to learning and growth

3. Self-starter, capable of working independently

4. Proficient with MS Office, Excel, Outlook

5. Capable of working patiently under work pressure Compensation Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with skills and experience.

Compensation

Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with skills and experience.

Please click here to apply with your resume and a clear passport size photograph

 

PROGRAMME OFFICER

Programme Officer will work with the Programme Director and the team at Ananta Centre and will be responsible for the following:

1. Develop and lead new initiatives that will support the organization’s mission and programmes

2. Prepare reports on programmes, events and meetings

3. Develop presentations and other documents for internal and external use

4. Basic data management like maintaining records of agreements, MOUs, external & internal communication

5. Build and maintain relationships with key policy makers, corporate leaders, diplomats and researchers

6. Work collaboratively to support all aspects of Ananta Centre’s programmes and associated events

Required Qualification

A Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences or allied fields – like International Relations, Journalism, with 3-6 years of work experience.

Required Skills and Experience

1. Collaborative and adaptive team worker open to learning and growth

2. Self-starter, capable of working independently

3. Excellent communication skills in English (both oral and written)

4. Proficient with MS Office, Excel, Outlook 5. Capable of functioning patiently under work pressure

Compensation

Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with skills and experience.

Click here to apply with your resume and a clear passport size photograph