About the Job Opportunity:

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the position of Consultant -Private Sector Engagement on temporary basis for the period of one year in Namma Shaale Nanna Koduge Society, O/o The Commissioner of Public Instruction, Nrupathunga Road, K.R Circle, Bengaluru- 560001.

The core objective of this job role requires a consultant to manage the NSNK Program and promote it amongst the private sector for overall development of government schools and PU colleges in Karnataka.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor, supervise and provide direction to the (proposed) social media engagement activities.
  • Support and represent the Department of Education ‘on all state, national and international forums of various Contributions made by Private Sector entities.
  • Constant engagement with various private sector (Corporate/NGOs) for channelizing their funds for development of schools and providing quality education to students.
  • Providing guidance and direction to Corporate and other Private Sector Entities towards planning their engagement with Department of Education
  • Ensure smooth programmatic support partnerships and develop close coordination with Stake Holders
  • Support the team responsible for Empanelment of NGOs
  • Identify and develop strategic partnership and programme with private sector.
  • Monitor and supervise the functioning of the web portal and mobile platform
  • Support private sector players in a smooth operation of their programme by helping them in overcoming procedural glitches/delays. Keep a track of suggestions and grievances (if any) and ensure timely redressals through proper channels.

Required Qualification & Experience:

  • Master degree in economics/ social sciences/ development studies/ social work / public policy or related fields.
  • A total of 5 – 7 years of experience of working in social sector with minimum 2 years of experience in managing projects, partnerships and networking with corporate, CSR, foundations, multi-laterals etc.
  • Candidates should have sound understanding of policies, schemes, initiatives, innovations in education sector in India are worked with atleast 3 years of

Required Skills:

  • The incumbent is required to be a self-starter and detail oriented.
  • Must possess excellent documentation & presentation skills, MS Office suite.
  • Should have working knowledge of web-portal functioning and communicative skills with software developer teams
  • Strong analytical bent and ability to quickly understand merits of proposed initiatives and implement execution plan.
  • Should be able to work with larger data sets.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to switch between the tasks.
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and ability to work with minimum supervision


  • INR 60000/ to 75000/ per month. This is a consolidated amount inclusive of all taxes and benefits. Taxes will be deducted as per applicable laws.

Selection Process:

  • Only profiles of the candidates sending their application on or before the last date will be considered.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted based on information provided in the CV and cover letter.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be asked to submit a presentation on a topic to be communicated later.
  • In person interviews of the candidates.
  • Final selection of the candidate would be based on the experience, suitability, performance in presentation and personal interview.

How to Apply:

  • Interested candidates should send in their CV and Cover Letter electronically to [email protected] with the subject line as “Application: Consultant – Private Sector Engagement, NSNK” on or before last date. Cover letter should entail how your qualification, skills and experience match the job requirement.
  • Last date of sending application: 20th August 2022, 5:30 PM, (IST)
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