Help transform communities by working with United Way Mumbai.
We believe that our talent is amongst our greatest assets. That is why United Way is committed to attracting, developing, retaining and creating careers for diverse talent and leadership who will work interdependently toward accomplishing our goals in communities worldwide.
At United Way Mumbai, we are a team with diverse backgrounds drawn together by our passion for advancing community change. We have a strong work ethic and professional approach to the sector. Whatever the role, you will find that each member of our team makes an important contribution to each other’s success.
We invite you to explore our current opportunities. United Way Mumbai is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will retain your resume for six months and will contact you if an appropriate position becomes available in the near future.
Job Profile: Asst
Manager, Corporate Grants
Desirable experience: 4 years+
Compensation as per industry standard & commensurate with experience
Position: - Executive
Desired Experience: - up to 2 years; Freshers can apply
Role & Responsibilities:
1.Represents UWM to the NGO community at large, which includes developing and maintaining relationships with key NGOs working, private foundations in the areas of Education, Health & Livelihood.
2.Due diligence: and identification of new NGOs pan India through regular field visits for related project activities. Updating regular diligence procedures and create SOPs around systems of selection & process documenting. The person would be in charge of maintaining a database of unique projects and update this database regularly.
3.Build Broad Networks: which enables access to professionals who can advise time to time on policy issues, evaluation and strengthening the networks of partnering NGOs in areas of Education, health and livelihood.
4.Capacity Building: NGO development activities and workshops, trainings etc variety of NGO development services as part of service offering at UWM. Develop training modules with domain experts for the capacity building of partner NGOs in selected areas.
5.Collaborates with internal departments to Develop new proposals understand the expectations with respect different corporate accounts, key messages, and target audiences and advise the departments on the best approaches to take.
6.Community volunteering platform: Builds a service offering for volunteering efforts within our NGO networks for corporate employee engagements: Manages the full scope of activities related to NGO engagement at United Way of Mumbai, managing related budgets. alongside Corporate Engagement Team
7.Documentation & Research: Responsible for collating NGO Reports.
8.In charge of updating the Community - NGO section of the UWM website regularly
9.Perform other related duties as assigned.
·Candidate preferred with Masters in Social Work/Bachelors in Social Work degree/ Development Studies/ sociology or relevant experience in managing NGO relationships for a couple of years.
·Experience of 3-5 years in the NGO sector, experience in Monitoring & Evaluation of projects would be desirable
·Must be able to communicate well in English & Hindi. Proficiency in written English is a must.
·Excellent oral and written communications skills; substantive experience in writing proposals, case studies and reports
·Candidate must be a team player and should be willing to travel extensively across India for project visits
·Good command on Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PPT, etc
The position is responsible for managing and executing all special events and campaigns of United Way of Mumbai. The predominant event is the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon (SCMM). The SCMM is India’s biggest charity event, annually raising above Rs 25 Crores for nearly 300 NGO’s with participation from hundreds of companies, fundraisers and thousands of donors. United Way of Mumbai is the philanthropy partner of the event and serves as the philanthropic exchange connecting donors to charities by creating and implementing an organized and structured charity platform and process.
In this position the program manager works closely with all participating NGO’s to build their capacities to help them leverage the fundraising platform provided. This is a high visibility position requiring strong levels of maturity and intelligence in nurturing and maintaining relationships with a large set of stakeholders.
Role and responsibility:
You are the right person if you are:
The position is part of the Investor Relations team responsible for positioning United Way Mumbai as philanthropy partner of choice, attracting new partnerships and building lasting relationships with investors.
-To track and list CSR opportunities and potential partnerships
-To collaborate with internal and external teams to develop programmes and proposals
-To build and maintain ongoing relationships with prospective and current donors
-To assist in preparation of new communication material and documentation for United Way Mumbai
-To work towards positioning of United Way Mumbai as philanthropy partner of choice
-To develop and work on fundraising campaigns, including the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon
-Minimum 2 years of work experience
-Experience in the development sector / communications would be preferred
-Excellent written and spoken English skills
-Past experience with / demonstrated commitment to social causes would be an advantage