Job Description: Interns
We are a leading social enterprise focused on sanitation, hygiene, and waste management, dedicated to creating sustainable and inclusive solutions. We are seeking motivated and talented individuals to join us as Support Executives (Full time) or Interns for a 3-month period. As an intern, you will gain valuable hands-on experience while assisting us in various areas, including market research, sales, marketing, administration, and basic accounts. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to participate in presentations and client meetings, contributing to our mission of promoting social change and environmental sustainability.
- Conduct market research to identify potential customers, partners, and competitors, gathering relevant data and insights to support business development initiatives.
- Assist in sales activities, including lead generation, prospecting, field sales and nurturing client relationships.
- Support marketing efforts by creating content for digital platforms, managing social media accounts, and contributing to marketing campaigns.
- Provide backend support, such as managing documents, organizing meetings, and coordinating logistics for deliveries, after-sales-service and / or events.
- Assist with basic accounting tasks, including invoicing, expense tracking, and financial data entry.
- Collaborate with team members to prepare presentations and materials for client meetings, conferences, and workshops.
- Participate in client meetings, taking notes and providing support as required.
- Engage in continuous learning and development, staying updated on industry trends and best practices related to social work, sanitation, hygiene, and waste management.
- Maintain accurate records and documentation of activities, ensuring data integrity and confidentiality.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Pursuing or completed a basic degree in humanities or commerce and accounts. (For Internships)
- Candidates with social work qualifications will be preferred.
- Pursuing or completed a degree in social work or a related field from reputed institutions (viz. TISS)
- 2 to 3 years’ experience in the relevant field such as sales / accounting or social media marketing etc (for Support Executives)
- No experience or at least 1 years’ experience for Interns
- Proficiency in English, Hindi both spoken and written
- Proficiency in a local regional language in India (knowledge of multiple regional languages will be an added advantage).
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively engage with diverse stakeholders.
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, ensuring accuracy and quality in work.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and basic computer skills.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability.
- Passionate about social and environmental issues, with a strong desire to contribute to positive change.
- Knowledge or experience in sanitation, hygiene, waste management, or related fields is a plus.
- Note: This is an unpaid internship position, designed to provide valuable experience and exposure in the social enterprise sector. A stipend up to a maximum of Rs. 5000/- per month to cover basic commuting costs will be considered in deserving cases.
- Join our dynamic team and make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals and communities through sustainable sanitation, hygiene, and waste management practices. Promising candidates and those who exhibit a keen interest, passion and skill may be considered for full time roles as per Company policies after completing at least 3 months of internship.
- To apply, please submit your resume along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant qualifications and work experience if any in social work to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation and interviews.