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STATE COORDINATORS

Rongjeng is looking for young and self motivated persons for a World Bank Project. The work involves mainly on-ground activities of e-waste ecosystem across 8 states of north east India. The candidate must be a native of the state for which she/he is applying. An ideal candidate will have an excellent network with the NGOs, regulators, media etc., some understanding of e-waste management, and fantastic 21st century skills of communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity. The position is open for the states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura & Sikkim.

Key Responsibilities

*       Drive on-ground engagement on e-waste so as to increase e-waste collection volumes and encourage responsible waste practices

*       Increase formalization and participation of informal sector collectors. Responsible integration of the Informal Sector into the formal e-waste management ecosystem in coordination with government authorities and state recognised entities.

*       Attract the participation of key local stakeholders such as local authorities, schools, public and private sector organizations. The engagement activities must purely be focused on generating higher responsible collection of e-waste from all formal and formalized channels.

*       Integrate bulk users into the responsible e-waste ecosystem to generate higher volumes of collected and recycled e-waste.

*       Develop deep and nourishing relationships with the ecosystem partners.

*       Develop a system to build capacity and skills of the various partners of the ecosystem.

*       Keep in sync the work of the various partners and coordinators to maximize the impact.

*       Follow-up Rongjeng’s dialogue with the policy-makers and regulators.

*       Closely work with the leadership of Rongjeng and ensure deep environmental/social considerations are always at the core of decision making and Rongjeng’s evolution.

Location

State Capitals of North East India

Experience & Education

The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of relevant work experience and will have a Bachelor’s degree.

Skills

Real-world Problem Solving; Collaboration; Critical Thinking; Communication; ICT Literacy

 

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