DA in the newsWork with us
 


We are looking for individuals who are passionate and committed professionals, interested in working in a highly challenging environment. DA recruits and develops talent for the future. Depending on your area of expertise, DA is likely to have an opportunity for you to utilise and further develop your talents. If you are rearing to make a difference, you have found the perfect place to start. Jobs, Internships, Volunteers.. DA is happy to hear from you, if you want to make a difference in the lives of others and in the process be enriched yourself.

Career Opportunities

See Fellowship Opportunities


  • Deputy Manager / Manager : Climate Change Policy : Communication & Advocacy

    (Required Exp.)4-6 Years (Job Location)New Delhi - HQ (Job Code)PPD_958

    Name of Organization :- Development Alternatives

    Position :- Manager/Deputy Manager : Climate Change Policy : Communication & Advocacy

    Qualification :- Masters in Public Policy/ NRM/ Sociology/ Development Studies/ International Affairs equivalent

    Job Type :- Regular

    Location :- Delhi

    No. of Position :- 01

    Experience :- Must have minimum 4 years experience in project management, communication & advocacy of which 2-3  years of experience should be related to climate change adaptation, climate finance and mitigation.  

    Job Description :-

    Based in New Delhi, India, Planning and Policy Domain (PPD) of DA Group has a mandate to influence and support public policy in the transition towards sustainable development by connecting practice with policy. It develops innovative policy and practice oriented research to guide policymakers and domestic/international leaders, who develop high-impact policies that will address our national/worldwide most pressing Natural Resource Management/ Climate change related challenges. Our focus area are Sustainable Consumption & Production (water, green building material and waste management), Climate Change Resillience (Climate Change Adaptation : water/Agriculture, Climate Finance & SDG-CC Inter Linkages) AND Inclusive Development (Agriculture and FPOs, Access to Housing, Eco-Tourism, Green MSMEs and Jobs, Equity and Res. Efficiancy)

     

    Through this advertisement, DA Group is looking for an anchor for policy research and communication  in  Climate Change resilience  sector who will lead an ambitious effort to advance the organization’s agenda by disseminating our work and message to a wide variety of stakeholders nationwide, including researchers, policymakers, practitioners, institutions of higher education.
     
    This will involve:
    1. Research and analysis on Climate Change adaptation, NRM, Climate Finance
    2. Communication and advocacy on issues of Paris Agreement, SDGs, NDCs, GCF and other international climate policy processes
    3. Contribution in business development for the Natural Resource Management/ Climate change portfolio
    4. Lead DA's outreach efforts & engagements with internal and external stakeholders for projects inlcuding networking and meetings to develop joint climate change policy positions                              5. Develop strategic partnerships with key constituencies to elicit support for and maximize impact of DA's research and other initiatives, including serving as a liaison to the  governmental, non government agencies and Institutions.

     

    Desirable Attributes :-

    Highly Desitable Experience in issues of Paris Agreement, SDGs, NDCs, GCF and other international climate policy processes related projects will be virtuous.

     

    Technical Skills :
    • Experienced in technical report writing and presentation.
    • Good working knowledge of MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), excellent editing & presentation skills, Functional knowledge of GIS would be desirable.
    • Organizational Skills: Independent thinker, analytical, written and verbal communication skills, especially in English.
    • Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment, balance multiple competing priorities, and operate on short timelines. 
     
    Specifically, the incumbent should have:
    • Experience of working in development sectors / Government departments, towards addressing the rural livelihood issues, sustainable use of natural resources & connecting it to the larger global climate policy
    • In-depth understanding of policy environment, climate change adaptation, finance at local, national and international level 
    • Experience in networking & working with various stakeholders, including state departments and ministries would be preferable.
    • Indepenedently planning and designing research initiatives.
    • Willingness to travel.

     

    Posted 32 days ago
  • Data Entry Clerk

    (Required Exp.)1-2 Years (Job Location)New Delhi - HQ (Job Code)CMD(KMS)_942

    Name of Organization: - Development Alternatives

    Position: - Data Entry Clerk

    Qualification: - BA / Diploma in Library Sciences (Bachelor’s degree; additional computer training or certification will be an asset)

    Job Type: - Regular

    Location: - Delhi

    No. of Positions: - 01

    Experience: - 1-2 Years

    Job Description:-

    1. Data entry operator responsibilities include collecting and entering data in databases, including the library database and maintaining accurate records of valuable address information.
    2. Researching key contacts involves daily conducting research on individuals at the forefront of each thematic of the organization.
    3. Assistance in developing the central dashboard would involve following up with thematic teams to collect data and coordination with the IT team to make the dashboard available online.
    4. Our ideal candidate has essential data entry skills, like fast typing with an eye for detail and familiarity with spreadsheets and online forms.
    5. The candidate should b able to conduct basic research.
    6. The candidate will work with the knowledge management team.
    7. Previous experience as a data entry clerk or similar position will be considered an advantage.
    8. Ultimately, a successful executive will be responsible for maintaining accurate, up- to-date and useable information in our systems.

    Day-to-day Tasks Include:-

    1. Insert data by inputting text based and numerical information from source documents within time limits.
    2. Compile, verify accuracy and sort information according to priorities to prepare source data for computer entry.
    3. Review data for deficiencies or errors, correct any incompatibility if possible and check output.
    4. Research and obtain further information for incomplete documents. Apply data program techniques and procedures.
    5. Generate reports, store completed work in designated locations and perform backup operations.
    6. Scan documents and print files, when needed. Keep information confidential.
    7. Respond to queries for information and access relevant files.
    8. Comply with data integrity and security policies.
    9. Ensure proper use of office equipment and address any malfunctions

    Desirable Attributes:-

    1. Proven data entry work experience, as a data entry operator or office clerk.
    2. Experience with MS Office and data programs and experience with understanding software.
    3. Familiarity with administrative duties. Experience using office equipment, like fax machine and scanner.
    4. Typing speed and accuracy. Excellent knowledge of correct spelling, grammar and punctuation, attention to detail.
    5. Confidentiality, Organization skills, with an ability to stay focused on assigned tasks

     

    Posted 77 days ago
  • Intern : Utility of calcined china clay as Substitution of fly ash to develop Low Carbon Cement (6 Months Internship)

    (Required Exp.)0-0.6 Years (Job Location)Ghitorni, New Delhi (Job Code)PDD_928

    Name of Organization :- Development Alternatives

    Position :- Utility of calcined china clay as Substitution of fly ash to develop Low Carbon Cement  (6 Months Internship)

    Qualification: -  Grad./ Post Grad. in Chemistry, Chemical Engg., Materials, Civil, Ceramic, Production

    Job Type :- Internship

    Duration :- 6 Months

    Location :- TARA, Ghitorni, New Delhi

    No. of Position :- 01

    Experience :- Freshers may apply

    Job Description:-

    ·         Development of a new technology

    ·         Publication of scientific paper in peer reviewed journal

    ·         Mapping of fly ash availability in India

    ·         Raw material analysis and characterization

    ·         Material processing for cement blend preparation

    ·         Lab scale production of cement, physical and mechanical characterization

    ·         Results compilation and analysis

    Desirable Attributes:- 

    Trainee should be proficient in communication skills, good analytical mind and aptitude of doing research. Joint work with IIT Delhi will be necessary.

    Posted 78 days ago
See All Jobs

For Further Queries: Please contact our HR Team at hr@devalt.org or 011-2654-4146

Act Now