Job opening for 'Project Officer – Grants', Arghyam, Bangalore

Arghyam is a not-for-profit foundation working in the water sector in India. Its vision is “Safe sustainable water for all”.  They take up focused programs to address lack of equitable access to water, in a sustainable manner, amongst all citizens, through partnerships and grants across the country. Know more about Arghyam.

The main duties and responsibilities involved are:

- Assistance to grants managers:
Support grants managers in managing a diverse portfolio of grants across multiple states
Preliminary assessment of proposals, compliance check and budget assessment
Prepare and finalise Memorandum of Understanding with partners and contracts with vendors
Track deliverables from partners and follow up on reporting and disbursements
Organise information from partners into Arghyam’s information system
Publish calls for evaluations and audits of projects
Develop a checklist of desirable components in impact assessment and verify availability / functioning during the visit.

- Knowledge collation:
Understand projects supported by Arghyam and its partners, through study of documents available with Arghyam. Comparative financial analysis of various interventions undertaken by Arghyam’s partners.
Document the learning and case studies from projects and also help showcase these in India water portal
Organise and analyse the data across projects for various user groups
Assist in synthesizing Arghyam’s work and feed into strategy for grant making

- Project Management: Own a few projects and undertake monitoring and evaluation.
- Job will involve limited travel initially.
- Any other responsibilities that the reporting Manager assigns.

To know more about the opportunity, please see the attachment below

To apply for this post, please email your complete application form to with a subject line "Project Officer-Grants".