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.
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.
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.
Real-world Problem Solving; Collaboration; Critical Thinking; Communication; ICT Literacy
Please APPLY ONLINE.