Title: Project Coordinator - Skills
Location: Noida
Reports to: Head – Skills
Overview & Key Responsibilities:

The objective of our project is to create a skilled workforce and provide livelihood opportunities for marginalized candidates We will achieve this by imparting relevant skills through training, assessment, and certification. Our focus will be on placement-linked advanced computing courses, including Full Stack JAVA, Python, Data Analysis, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, or other market-demand technical courses. In addition to technical skills, we will also train candidates to improve their professional, behavioral, and life skills. Through this project, we aim to uplift marginalized individuals by equipping them with the necessary skills for a sustainable livelihood.

As Project Coordinator, s/he/they will play a crucial role for our skilling project. Broad structure of responsibilities is noted below.

  • Undertake the role of actively engaging with the target audience.
  • Establish and maintain strong connections with colleges to enable Maximum enrolments per region.
  • Engage with colleges and facilitate agreements with nasscom foundation to ensure smooth collaboration.
  • Pre-screen selected candidates based on the defined beneficiary criteria.
  • Conduct baseline assessments of candidates to evaluate their current skill levels.
  • Prepare and share the final list of candidates, along with all necessary supporting documents.
  • To facilitate, oversee and conduct the entire training. Engaging with the beneficiaries, hand holding and supporting them till the completion of training.
  • Play a vital and influential role throughout the entire project, from its inception to completion, ensuring the successful implementation of initiatives and meeting project objectives.
  • Work towards grooming personality and improving communication skills of candidates in a Classroom session.
  • Conduct Life Skills & soft skills training sessions for candidates following a structured curriculum.
  • Devise innovative methodologies to deliver such trainings in classroom.
  • Holding weekly sessions for enhancing listening, writing, speaking and reading skills of candidates.
  • Prepare session plans to deliver the training using appropriate methodology and materials.
  • Provide inputs for content alignment to market/employer needs.
  • Grooming the trainees for job readiness, facing the interview.
  • To support employment activities, as and when required.
  • To assist the trainers and Project Manager in maintaining and updating the Nasscom Foundation MIS database.
  • To be involved in any operational activity as and when instructed by the Project Manager.
  • Any other task assigned by line manager that might emerge depending upon the need and opportunity decided by Nasscom Foundation
Key Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (preferred)
  • Should be comfortable with extensive travel.
  • Previous experience in candidate outreach roles
  • Strong networking and relationship-building skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to engage and connect with colleges and educational institutions effectively
  • Familiarity with skilling programs or training initiatives is a plus
  • Highly organized with attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Proactive, self-motivated, and results-oriented
  • Previous Experience in Project Management
  • Proficient in MS – Office

If you are looking for a challenging assignment and the above profile sounds like you, please send your resume at [email protected]

Nasscom Foundation is an equal opportunity & diversity sensitive employer and women, person with disability, LGBTQIA+ are especially encouraged to apply.

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