Looking for Work in Development and Human Rights Action?

Join KRITI: a development research, praxis & communication team
in New Delhi

Three openings available: Research; Design and Communication; Programme Administration

RESEARCH AND PROGRAMME TEAM MEMBER
We are looking for someone who:
_ has an academic background in sociology, social work, political science, anthropology, development studies, management, economics, art design, mass communication, etc
_ can do research (field work as well as library research) on a range of development issues,
_ has a command over English with good oral, writing and documentation skills,
_ has the knowledge and ability to run MS office programmes on the computer and,
_ has an enthusiasm to do more than a ‘job’.
_ can commit to being a team member for a minimum of two years or forever!

Abilities to do training and having organisational capabilities would be an added support, as also spoken and written knowledge of Hindi and any other regional language.

ABOVE ALL, if you are a person with an ability to think and share ideas, a capacity for creation and working in his/ her own space, with initiative and interdependence with other team members…you would enjoy being at our workplace.

CREATIVE AND DEVELOPMENT COMMUNICATION TEAM MEMBER
If you are looking for creative work, we are looking for a team member who can:
- think and illustrate ideas by sketching, drawing or painting and take these from creation stage to a print production stage, using computer technology;
- run and maintain our website;
- develop posters, postcards, booklets and other communication materials;
- organise creative programmes;
- undertake documentation in the field;
- systematise information resources in the form of a database and run an information dissemination facility;
- speak and write English (and preferably Hindi/ any regional language).
- operate latest MS office programmes, photoshop, page maker, image editing and other graphic designing programmes;
- do more than a ‘job’.
- commit to being a team member for a minimum of two years or forever!

If you have the above talents and the ability to learn and share together, working in your own and common spaces, with initiative and interdependence with other team members…we think, you would enjoy being at our workplace.

ADMINISTRATIVE AND PROGRAMME SUPPORT TEAM MEMBER
You should be someone with:
- a capacity of hard work and interest in learning new skills
- an attitude that does not treat work by hierarchy of value
- commitment to social issues
- strong inter-personal skills
- english and hindi language skills, alongwith knowledge of computer operations
- capacity to handle daily accounts, filing and administrative tasks
- capacity to network with other organisations and provide programme coordination support

INTERNSHIPS AND SPACES FOR VOLUNTEERING ALSO AVAILABLE ON A SHORT-TERM BASIS!

Labour principles
- Persons who can take initiative and leadership in work would be preferred, women or men.
- Number of years of experience is not important, but we would require a minimum 1 to 2 year commitment as a KRITI team member.

- We respect the work of every team member, so the conditions of work would be suitable from a labour rights perspective. We can offer exciting work and learning opportunities and a monthly financial resource (or salary) that would suitably account for your labour as a team member.

ABOUT US, IN BRIEF
We do research, training and design work, with and for a wide variety of development organisations, from the local to the international level. We run an Information Place and a Film Club as spaces for development information sharing and communication. We document and support people's movements and have recently initiated 'Rightscape' - a students programme on human rights and development perspective building on a regular basis.

We are based in New Delhi, but spend a lot of our time travelling for work.

IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR WORK THEN you can get in touch with us. Post or email your curriculum vitae and any other information that you would like to share with us. We can then meet and mutually decide if you and us could work together.

Write, call or email at:
KRITI: a development research, praxis and communication team
S-35, Tara Apartments, Alaknanda, New Delhi 19
Tele.: 011-26027845/ 26033088
Email:
space.kriti@gmail.com/ thoughts@krititeam.org

1 comment:

jagriti said...

I'm a graphic Designer and like the kind of work you people are involved in ,it's really a commendable job and would really feel honoured working with the organisation like this.
Below is the resume :-


JAGRITI KISHORE
Contact #: +919873643173 jagriti.kishore@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE

Work as a Graphic Designer/Visualizer and Flash scriptor.
Explore the new functional and operational areas IN GRAPHICS.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Profile: Graphic Designer (Freelance) Till date.

Functional Skill Set

Designing website templates and interface and also making 2d animations and making ads in prints.



Stoots India Advertising (sister concern of Nosche Oceanic) Apr 2003 - Nov 2004

Profile: Graphic Designer

Functional Skill Set

Familiar with card designing, Logos, Leaflets, Posters, Catalogue, Banners ,Wallpaper, Letter pad, Business-cards,Danglers,Carry- Bags, Print Ad making etc.

Handled creative of retail sector clients such as Sita Fabrics, Home Furnishing, Malhotra’s, Simran, Art Karat and worked in producing print Ads for the Femina Magazine and Leading News papers.
Software learnt while working: Corel Draw.


Handy go.com (Company serving for mobile games) Dec. 2002– Mar.2003

Profile: Graphic Designer/Visualizer

Functional Skill Set


Conceptualize game development.
Worked with the Graphic designing for games.
Worked on wallpapers, E-cards, pixel design in 2D mode for cell phones like Hutch, Orange etc.
Software learnt while working: Win icon pro2D, Jasc Photo Paint, Image Cruncher.


















IIFT Apr. 2000 – Sept.2001

Profile: Faculty


Functional Skill Set


Used to teach Fashion subjects i.e. Fashion Sketching, Fashion History.
Worked as a Coordinator.
Learnt: Fashion sketching.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Diploma in Commercial Art, IIFT, New Delhi.
Diploma in Graphic & Animation Tech from pent four Graphic Communication, Bangalore and Arena multimedia, Delhi.
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) 70%.





EXPERTISE IN SOFTWARES


Adobe Photoshop, Image ready , Corel Draw, illustrator, Page maker , Swiss , 3Ds max, Character studio, Freehand ,MS-Office , Win Icon Pro with 2D animations ,Jasc Photo Paint, Fireworks , Pixara Rea , Rea Compressor , Image cruncher, Flashcs3 along Action Scripting, Sound Editing with wave pad software.



EXPERIENCE AS FREELANCER


Produced Ad campaign strategies for a variety of products and services.
Designed Thumbnails, Roughs, and Final Comps for print advertising.
Communicated corporate identity through design of Logo Collateral, Collages, Business card, Envelop, Folders, and Banners.
Designed prints and motifs for Madison garment buying house sourcing for U.S market
Designed several ads for retails.
Conducted a group discussion in the hotel management.
Used a wide range of typography in Logo making.
Made a leaflet for I.I.F.T
Experienced with Design Concepts, Lay outing, Art Processing, Hand Illustration, Designing Game Products, Web designing.
Experience in commercial Art







STRENGTHS


Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Very well versed in interpreting
Strong team player
Customer centric attitude.
Fraught with creative germs and have a creative outlook.
Well versed in illustration and all software’s generally needed in our profession.
Won All India Camel competition.
Relentless working capacity and patience which is the need of the nature of my work.
Cheerful and tranquil composure hence adaptable to all sorts of work ambiences.

PERSONAL DETAILS

Father’s Name: Dr J.K. Sharan

Date of Birth: 21st SEP 1974

Address: G-203, MAYUR DHWAJ, I.PEXTN-60, Patparganj, New Delhi-92