Water For People (WFP) is a global nonprofit working across nine countries, bringing together communities, local entrepreneurs, and governments to build and maintain water and sanitation services that will last. We have a sustainable solution to end the global water and sanitation crisis, and our employees across the world help drive this solution.
Water For People is currently recruiting for the position of India Program Senior Manager, which will provide both operational and strategic support to Water For People work in India. This includes supporting the implementation of Water For People’s program strategy in India, grant management, program monitoring, reporting and support to the building of Water For People India Trust as the primary presence of Water For People in India. The position is critical to the coordination and consolidation of information flows between Water For People in India and with the rest of the organization.
Reporting to the Country Director, India, the position will be responsible for representing, communicating and promoting Water For People’s programs in India, in Water For People Head office in Denver and externally, including with our donors. The position will support fundraising efforts, including development of concept notes and proposals, and also supports the India Finance Manager, in managing the annual budget and grants that make up that budget.
Water For People currently has two legal entities in India, Water For People as branch office of the international organization, and Water For People India Trust (WFPIT). While there is one strategic intent, to promote development of high quality drinking water and sanitation services, accessible to all, and sustained by strong communities, businesses, and governments, this role will support the transition to an increasing emphasis on the WFPIT as the mina presence in India.