There is a vast opportunity in working with so far. Society for Advocacy and Reforms (SO-FAR) is a non-governmental organization founded in 2007 by like minded people which focuses on developing quality of life for impoverished communities, such as scheduled caste and tribe communities, commonly marginalized from mainstream society. SO-FAR is a leading voluntary organization in MP working on development of the rural poor using strategies of awareness generation, community mobilization through self-help groups, economic empowerment, education, health, skills development, and vocational training SO-FAR is registered under the Madhya Pradesh Societies Registration Act.

SO-FAR works in the state of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, with offices in Bhopal, Ujjain and Chindwara. And in the Jagdalpur district of Chhattisgarh

Current Opening

Position: Project Assistant, Indegenious Knowledge
No. of Post: 01
Location: Ujjain, Malwa Region, with travel to remote areas in Malwa
Projcet will Start by 01st Dec. 2014

The member will give thematic inputs for Programs and facilitate implementation through field team.The position will also involve interfacing with different stakeholders including Government.

Candidates should be energetic, have a relevant B.A or Bsc (Agriculture) and a minimum of 6 months of experience in the development sector, in the thematic areas of Natural Resource Management or Livelihoods. Candidates must possess a reasonable command on integrated rural development projects, a very good understanding of the sector and the policies, and a good command over English language.

The job Profile

a. Project Calibration: Taking stock of project progress and providing appropriate guidance to field team.
b. Technical inputs: Carrying out detailed design for project elements and providing specialised, technical inputs for the project activities.
c. Documentation with photographs.

Please note that we will be able to communicate with only the shortlisted candidates at each stage of the selection process.