Ashoka University is hiring Director in Sonepat, Haryana

Are you a top-notch Director, looking for an exciting Director in Ashoka University? If so you’re in luck as Ashoka University is searching for an experienced Director in Sonepat, Haryana, India. If you are passionate about Director and skilled in Demonstrated skills working with multiple senior level stakeholders and Demonstrated skills with Program and/or Team Management you might be a great fit here! You will be a critical member in bringing our Director team to the next level. Take a leap in your career and apply today!

We are looking for a rockstar employee for Director and can handle work pressure and a fast changing environment. Must be adaptable to any situation and willing to work with a big team. Must have good work Ethic.

Job Responsibilities नौकरी की जिम्मेदारियां

  • Driving CEDA’s strategic roadmap.
  • Co-create strategy for focus areas such as gender, financial inclusion, employment, etc. The Director would run the centre’s operations to achieve goals and targets set-up by the overall academic and scholarly guidance and vision of the Economics faculty.
  • Being a prime driver – along with the University Development team – for securing partnerships and funding
  • to drive the growth of the Centre through grant applications, fundraising activities, and outreach.
  • Supervising staff
  • who work with CEDA on the data portal or on content.
  • Strengthening and expanding CEDA’s footprint.
  • Lead the team for developing content for CEDA: for example, enhancing the data portal UI/UX, generating ideas for data narratives, helping generate simple visualizations using the tools of the data portal OR data narratives based on data from other sources, and writing or commissioning narratives to go along with data portal visualizations (similar to the analytical pieces on Our World in Data).
  • Devising strategies and action plan for making CEDA the first port of call for those looking for quick and usable data summaries and statistics for India.
  • This includes addition of new datasets in collaboration with the technical team at CEDA and continuous improvements of our existing data products.
  • Planning and organising events (lectures, panel discussions etc.).
  • Providing ideas to generate audio and video content.
  • For instance, help in preparing short podcasts/videos showcasing the Ashoka Economics faculty expertise or new initiatives at CEDA.
  • Managing all communications
  • related to internal reporting within the Ashoka ecosystem: working with the Editor in generating newsletters and managing social media handles. The Director will be responsible for the overall communications, news media and web presence of the Centre and its activities. This includes drawing up a quarterly activity report.

Qualifications योग्यता

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Postgraduate degree or higher in social sciences with strong preference for background in economics
  • At least 10 years of work experience. Experience in a leadership positions and in roles with strong partnership component (with researchers, philanthropic foundations, etc.) is preferred
  • Strong co-technical skills, familiarity with survey-based and administrative datasets, and knowledge of statistical language and software

Required Skills and Competencies:

  • Drive, vision, an eye for generating new ideas based on current economic issues. The person should have passion for making high-quality data and research accessible to the wider public
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team
  • Demonstrated ability to build networks and partnerships
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects
  • Willingness to continuously learn

Requirements आवश्यकताएं

  • 10 years of work experience in Director
  • Postgraduate degree or higher in social sciences with strong preference for background in economics


Are you willing to travel or stay near the company?

Company Address:

Plot No. 2, Rajiv Gandhi Education City, P.O. Rai (Sonepat) Haryana, 131029, India


Benefits Including Salary:

Salary will be commensurate with role/experience


Everyone is welcome to apply if they have the qualifications above.

No Age Limit, but you must at least be 14 Years old.

Please submit your CV / Resume @ EMAIL




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