World Resources Institute
What is WRI?
WRI India, an independent charity legally registered as the India Resources Trust, provides objective information and practical proposals to foster environmentally sound and socially equitable development. WRI India’s mission is to move human society to live in ways that protect Earth’s environment and its capacity to provide for the needs and aspirations of current and future generations. Through research, analysis, and recommendations, WRI India puts ideas into action to build transformative solutions to protect the earth, promote livelihoods, and enhance human well-being.
We are inspired by and associated with World Resources Institute (WRI), a global research organization.
Currently over 150 researchers are working with WRI India in our offices at Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru.
WRI globally, has deep experience in the road safety sector and is widely recognized as a leader on this issue. In India, we have a multi-pronged road safety strategy that looks strategically at directing our tools, research, expertise, and partnerships in ensuring safe roads for all.
WRI India has convened the Safer Mobility for Youth project in Rohtak, Haryana, in partnership with District Administration of Rohtak, Rohtak Police and Raahgiri Foundation, with support from Fondation Botnar and the Global Road Safety Partnership. We are looking for a candidate to assist the project lead in implementing project activities, effective utilization of funds and ensuring timely delivery of the project.
The candidate will undertake and oversee a range of responsibilities in the project, few being:
Assist the Project lead in workplan management, design and delivery of project activities
Monitor the utilization of project funds and assist the project lead in funds management
Prepare quarterly progress reports covering the technical and financial aspects of the project
Provide regular updates to the consortium and local institutional partners
Assist in outreach of the project and development of communication materials required for the same.
Assist in survey design, analysis frameworks and oversee data collection and analysis
Assist the team in developing guidelines and similar interventions required for safe roads and travel
Support the team in planning and conduct of tactical urbanism (design trials)
Support the team in conducting capacity building workshops, stakeholder engagement activities and media outreach.
Required Attributes and Credentials:
Master’s degree in Transport Planning/Urban Planning/Urban Design or similar vocation
1-3 years of work experience in street design and/or urban design projects with program implementation and project management experience
Proficiency in quantitative and qualitative data analysis is a requirement
Proficiency in O365 applications including SharePoint, Teams & OneDrive
Good working knowledge of road safety practices in India and abroad
Knowledge of latest policies, regulations, guidelines, etc. related to urban systems is preferred
Working knowledge of Adobe Suite, Autodesk AutoCAD and ESRI ArcGIS is preferred
Demonstrated ability to work both independently as well as part of a team
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required
Potential Salary: 7,00,000 to 8,00,000 INR CTC
Duration: 14 Months
Location: Delhi, India
Start date: At the earliest
Only Qualified applicants should apply online at https://jobs.jobvite.com/wri/jobs. All applications must be submitted online through this career portal in order to be formally considered.
List of Documents to be attached:
Cover Letter/ Resume/ Writing Sample/ Reports/
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview purpose. Finalized candidate may be required to take a writing/analytical test.
We believe in equal employment, it is our policy to recruit, and provide opportunities for advancement in all job classifications without regard to caste, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual preference, parental status, or disability.
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