•Support the TESS-India state representative in project related activities to be implemented in the state 

•Builds solid working relationships in state, and with partners such as NGOs and with state personnel. Represents and negotiates on behalf of the TESS-India project at state level acting as a key relationship manager. Communicates closely with the TESS-India Delhi team.

•Provides support to in state steering committee, implementation partners and stakeholders


Location Partner offices in various locations; North – Lucknow; East – Kolkata, Guwahati, Bhubaneshwar, Patna; South - Bangalore
Salary Commensurate to experience
Duration Till 31 May 2015
Closing date Sunday, 25 August 2013

How to apply

Inviting applications for the position of State Project Support Officer (SPSO) for the states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Assam, Odisha and Karnataka to work on a consultancy contract for TESS-India project. 

Proficiency in (Speaking, Reading, Writing) atleast one of the project focus languages – Bengali, Assamese, Odiya, Kannada is an essential requirement. 

Please send your updated CV (Word Format only) to tessindiadelhiteam@britishcouncil.org clearly indicating in the subject line - SPSO and the state of preference, e.g. SPSO-Uttar Pradesh, SPSO-Bihar, etc. 

Kindly indicate the details of your current annual salary and expectations on your CV. Details of consultancy fee offered will be commensurate to experience of the candidate. 

The last date for receipt of applications is 25 August, 2013.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.