Chief Executive Officer (CEO) - CSDE
About The/Nudge Foundation
The/Nudge Foundation exists to “alleviate poverty, sustainably and scalably”. We are a collective of some of India’s best leaders and entrepreneurs from industry, academia, philanthropy, public service and foundations. Estd in 2015, we are a ~175 people strong team, and our nonprofit work spans 3 impact streams:
1. Centre for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (CSDE) - exists to “enable underprivileged youth to lead flourishing lives”. We implement high-quality skilling programs, drive innovation, do research and provide consulting in skill development and entrepreneurship domain. Over the last 4 years, our highly successful "Gurukul" model of residential skill development has graduated over 5500+ underprivileged youth from 10 different states with 100% placements and life-long support thereafter. (Supported by Nilekani Philanthropies, Tata Trusts, Rockefeller Foundation, HDFC Bank, HSBC Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, KPMG, Franklin Templeton, Fidelity Investments etc.)
2. N/Core: exists to “nudge and nurture top talent to solve for India’s biggest challenges”. We run launch-pad, incubator and accelerator programs for early stage non-profit social entrepreneurs, and support 30+ non-profits every year. (Supported by Niti Aayog, Ford Foundation, Omidyar Network, Cisco, Mphasis etc)
3. Ultra poor (UP) program: exists to “enable households to come out of extreme poverty”. We provide sustainable rural livelihoods for women-led families stuck in extreme poverty through end to end design and implementation of the graduation approach in Jharkhand. Our goal is to pull 1,00,000 families out of extreme poverty in the next 10 years. (Supported by KPMG, ATC etc)
Spirit of The/Nudge
Honesty towards our purpose | Empathy towards others | Continuous innovation | Focused on scale | Impatience towards our goals
About Centre for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship
Centre for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (CSDE) is an impact stream of The/Nudge Foundation, and exists to “enable underprivileged youth to lead flourishing lives”. We are building one of the world’s best institutions focused on underprivileged youth, and work across employability, employment and micro-entrepreneurship. We partner with various stakeholders across the skilling ecosystem and are focused on accelerating both the impact and scale of #SkillIndia.
Over the last 4 years, CSDE has:
Role & Responsibilities
CSDE capabilities are structured across six areas - knowledge & research, strategy & consulting, innovation & action, programs & initiatives, technology & platforms, and convening & collaboration.
As the CEO, you will
What we are looking for?
We are looking for an entrepreneurial, results-driven and collaborative leader to join us. Apply only if you: