Program Lead

26 October, 2023
Fireflies | Kasaragod, Kerala

About Us: At Fireflies, we’re not your run-of-the-mill rule-followers. We’re dream-weavers, change-makers, and innovators. We don’t ask for fancy certificates; we crave curiosity, passion, and raw potential. Fireflies is a youth-focused organization on a mission to inspire change and ignite innovation in the Kasaragod district of Kerala, India. Our mission is to prevent crime, addiction, and mental breakdowns among youth. We work on a wide range of projects, from skill development workshops to community outreach programs and youth empowerment events. Our goal is to inspire innovation and cultivate a brighter future for the next generation.

The Role: As a Program Lead, you’ll be at the forefront of transforming dreams into deeds and ideas into impact. You will:

  • Manage our ongoing projects, from youth skill development to community outreach.
  • Turn ideas into reality, using your creative energy to implement innovative solutions.
  • Lead and inspire a team of fellow dream-weavers, nurturing talent and fostering a collaborative spirit.
  • Collaborate with partners, building bridges and creating change together.
  • Ensure the wise utilization of our resources, masterminding efficient project execution.
  • Craft excellence in everything you do, striving for nothing less.

Other specific tasks: You’ll lead initiatives that empower young minds, such as:

  • Skill development workshops
  • Community outreach programs
  • Youth empowerment events
  • Research and advocacy
  • Social media campaigns
  • Developing and implementing new programs and initiatives

Benefits of working at Fireflies:

  • The opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of youths.
  • A chance to be part of a creative and supportive team.
  • The freedom to be yourself and express your individuality.
  • The opportunity to learn and grow.
  • Competitive compensation: INR 180,000 – 210,000.

Qualifications and Requirements: We value passion and raw potential as our primary qualifications. You should have confidence and skill in reading and writing English, with driving skills considered a bonus. While specific qualifications are not mandatory, familiarity with project management methodologies and software programs is a plus.

Probation Period: The contract for this role is for one year. The initial three months will serve as a mutual adjustment period, allowing both you and our team to understand each other better. 

Diversity and Inclusion: At Fireflies, we are committed to fostering diversity and inclusion in every aspect of our work. We value the unique perspectives and backgrounds of our team members, knowing that diversity drives our creativity and success. We encourage individuals of all backgrounds and experiences to join us in our mission to inspire change.

Note: While our standard workweek is Monday through Friday, we recognize the importance of flexibility in aligning with our events, which often take place on weekends. If you’re open to adjusting your days off to support our team, you’re most welcome.

Please Note: We receive a high volume of applications and typically review them within 2-3 weeks. If selected for an interview, you will be contacted within 1 week of submitting your application. We encourage you to visit our website and social media pages to learn more about Fireflies and our ongoing projects.

Feel free to contact us at / +918921314748 (gowri), +918921312833 (Gautham)

Application Deadline: 18:00 pm, 10 Nov 2023