IMI vacancyApril2022Integrated Mountain Initiative (IMI) is a civil society institution set up with the vision of ‘Making India proud of our Mountains.’ IMI strives to achieve its vision by working towards mainstreaming the concerns of the Indian Himalayan Region (IHR) and its people in the development dialogue of India.

IMI seeks to engage a Programme Associate for the organisation to undertake the implementation of its programmes as outlined in the following section.

Job Title

Programme Associate


Gangtok, Sikkim or Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Key responsibilities

  • The Programme Associate has the main responsibility of maintaining and monitoring IMI programmes/ projects in coordination with the IMI executive.
  • The Programme Associate shall also have a key role of undertaking policy review / research and developing policy briefs on relevant issues pertaining to the mountains 
  • Take lead in managing the IMI Secretariat that entails report writing, email correspondence, etc. and providing administrative support as needed.
  • Close coordination with the State Chapters of IMI on the various projects and programmes of IMI shall be one of the main tasks of the Programme Associate. 
  • Organizing, attending, and participating in relevant meetings and workshops.

Qualifications / Experience

  • Master’s in Development Studies / Environmental studies or any other relevant field with at least 3 -5  years of experience of working in the mountains or mountain related issues  
  • Passionate about mountain issues with sound understanding on the issues and challenges

Skills required

  • Exceptional verbal, written, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Experience using computers for a variety of tasks.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Knowledge of file management, transcription, and other administrative procedures.
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines.

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