As a member of IGS Family, you thrive as a part of a group of professionals from diverse background and culture, committed to achieving IGS' mission. Dialogue and experimentation form the core of IGS' culture. Working at IGS becomes rewarding through opportunities to work on eight thematic areas namely Institutional Development Support Services (IDSSS), Farm Based Livelihoods (FBL), Integrated Natural Resource Management (INRM), Entrepreneurship Development (ED), Ecotourism (ET), Inclusive Financial Services (IFS), Clean Energy (CE) and Solid Waste Management (SWM) spread across fourteen states of India namely Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Manipur, Odisha, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Telangana and West Bengal. We welcome practitioners, researchers, trainers and domain experts to join as volunteers, interns, and employees. IGS is an equal opportunities employer. Female candidates and differently-abled candidates who fulfil the job
specifications are especially encouraged to apply.
Whatever be your background or work experience, if you have the passion
and skills to make a difference in the lives of poor communities, as
a volunteer / intern at IGS you choose from opportunities to offer business
development and technical training to community institutions, design
institutional systems for community institutions, develop a branding
programme for community institutions, design packaging and branding
for different produce / products of community institutions, link community
institutions to markets, work with producers to develop products, identify
challenges and develop proposals around these challenges, design and
deliver customized training programme for IGS team members, conduct
studies and surveys. You must have a deep desire to work with and often
live with poor communities, and be willing to travel widely. The internship
/ volunteering process includes submission of a) statement of purpose
and b) curriculum vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org,
followed by personal interview. At the end of the internship / volunteering
assignment, interns submit a report and make a presentation to IGS management,
which is duly certified by IGS.
To strengthen our interventions, we seek collaborations with corporate foundations, corporate social responsibility initiatives, government departments, market players, venture capitalists, technology based enterprises, international funders, university & other knowledge centres and entrepreneurs. Please send in your queries and we shall be happy to initiate a dialogue.