Job title: Data and Tech Analyst – PJAA / BVJVY

Company: The/Nudge Institute

Job description: About The/Nudge: The/Nudge is an action institute working towards a poverty-free India, within our lifetime. We partner with governments, markets, and civil society to build resilient livelihoods for all. We are a collective of some of India’s best leaders and entrepreneurs from across the industry, academia, government, and development sectors, and our work is organized across three impact streams: Centre for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (CSDE): exists to enable underprivileged youth to lead flourishing lives Centre for Rural Development (CRD): exists to enable families to come out of extreme poverty Centre for Social Innovation (CSI): exists to nudge top talent to solve India’s biggest challenges Position Overview The/Nudge is working with the Ministry of Rural Development, the Government of India, and the state government of Odisha to help increase the adoption of the graduation approach by targeting the poorest of the poor through community institutions in various states of India. As part of this effort, a State Project Management Unit (SPMU) has been set up at Jharkhand to help the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) design and implement a special project targeting the ultra-poor through graduation approach integrated into the community institutions of NRLM. Two different state schemes have been rolled out by the Jharkhand state government – Phulo Jhano Ashirwad Abhiyan (PJAA) focused on providing alternate livelihood opportunities to communities involved in manufacturing and selling haria and liquor in rural areas and Birsa Visisth Janjati Vikas Yojana (BVJVY)-focused on particularly vulnerable tribal groups (PVTGs). Key Responsibilities single point of accountability for tech products to enable implementation and monitoring of the program in collaboration with the SRLM / state government department Support the build and execute end-to-end tech product roadmap for End Ultra-Poverty facilitate MIS build-out for SRLMs / state programs as per their requirements build partnerships with internal and external stakeholders to build the products analyze data and present reports of the product to internal and external stakeholders design SoPs for tech roll-out in collaboration with the government conduct market research to identify solutions and gaps in the current solution, and proactively iterate designs and product roadmaps be enthusiastic about traveling to remote rural areas, meeting with stakeholders, and gathering insights firsthand identify opportunities to build tech-first solutions as well as tech solutions that are enablers to rural development programs support operations in adoption, take feedback, and iterate products to improve the performance of the overall program The Ideal Candidate has: Fluency in English/Hindi. Knowledge of the local language is desirable immense interest and knowledge in technology & applying its potential to create impact at scale demonstrated a growth mindset – learning/improving constantly demonstrated success in starting and leading initiatives, working under uncertainty & able to articulating a vision, and securing buy-in from stakeholders excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills. strong analytical and critical thinking skills the ability to collaborate with diverse stakeholder groups in a fast-paced environment 2 -5 years of experience preferably in tech/MIS development and is a Postgraduate / Graduate experience in working with government stakeholders an openness to travel extensively and live in designated districts/blocks/panchayats as per the needs of the program’s goals a passion for serving those in need, with humility & sensitivity & setting aside personal bias

Location: Ranchi, Jharkhand

Job date: Sun, 21 Jan 2024 23:54:05 GMT