Closing date: 15 May 2018
Nazdeek is a legal capacity building organization committed to bringing access to justice closer to marginalized communities in India. Nazdeek’s mission is to advance social and economic rights, with a core focus on women, Dalits, and Adivasi communities. The position of Communications and Development Associate offers a unique opportunity to gain cutting-edge leadership and human rights experience in the growing field of legal empowerment.
Nazdeek believes that the law can be an effective tool in overcoming poverty and marginalization. Our programs seek to advance the rights to health, labor, food and housing through capacity building, community mobilization and access to judicial and non-judicial remedies. Nazdeek is currently engaged in two main projects, one concerning labor and health rights of tea garden workers in Assam (North East India), and a second aimed at strengthening housing and health rights of slum dwellers in Delhi.
Nazdeek is seeking a Communications and Development Associate to join our team in Delhi, India.
Responsibilities for this role will include:
Qualifications and Experience:
Compensation and other Benefits:
Salary: Commensurate with experience and in line with average non-profit sector in India. Nazdeek is a small organization however, we strive to provide our staff with the support and flexibility they may need. The position allows for great career development opportunities, including travel and networking opportunities at national and international levels.
Duration: 3 months probation with a 1 year contract, with possibility of extension. Hours: 40 – 44 hours per week Location: Jangpura, New Delhi, India
How to apply:
Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and writing sample and/or sample of multimedia materials previously developed, to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application will be considered incomplete if it does not include a cover letter and writing sample. Please mention “Communications and Development Application” in the subject line of your email.
Nazdeek is an equal employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, nationality, age, religious belief or non-belief, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, marital status, domestic circumstances, HIV status, disability or any other protected category.