Lead – Growth and Partnerships
Educational Initiatives
Location: Bangalore

Job Description:

About the Team: The Growth and Partnerships team is the revenue-generating arm of EI Shiksha, a vertical of EI to improve learning outcomes at scale in India’s education system through collaborations with state governments, grantmakers, corporate foundations, and NGOs. It takes EI’s expertise in assessments, EdTech and pedagogical research to build solutions/programmes/products contextualised for B-o-P settings. 

Job Title  Lead – Growth and Partnerships
Vertical  Ei – Shiksha
Location  Bangalore
Key Responsibilities  Donor Relations and Client Delight 

Strategize and execute the client delight aspect of past and current donors with timely reports, presentation decks and case studies to enhance their relationship with Ei 

Synthesize impact into data and descriptive analysis to enhance pitch presentations and Ei’s work 

Plan, organise and execute donor meets, conferences and annual Ei conclave to accentuate impact of brand Ei 

Communications and Marketing 

Implement and manage the vertical’s marketing and branding strategy – to build awareness and onboard new donors, partners, talent 

Design reports, brochures, presentation decks, on-boarding manuals and other designing needs 

Compile and work on organization’s annual reports/ proposals/ award applications/newsletters/case studies by collaborating with the implementation team



o Graduate/Post Graduate in Communications/Marketing/Literature/Journalism or equivalent, preference given to those with a background in communications
Experience Required  o Candidates with a relevant degree and internship experience in 

communications/consulting/fundraising/social impact/PR with significant writing 

o Minimum 4-5 years of experience in communications and marketing 

o Fellowship experience in the education/ development sector (preferred)

Key Skills  o High quality written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills, networking skills and ability to work on tight deadlines 

o Ability to work collaboratively in teams and independently as a self-starter 

o Knowledge in basic designing tools and data analysis (preferred) 

o Effective planning skills to meet targets 

o Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Power Point 

o Ability to visualize and write concise and comprehensible content 

o Ability to learn fast and grasp Educational Initiative’s model and business

Compensation  o Remuneration will be competitive with the Indian development sector pay scales and will depend on candidate’s skills and experience levels.

* To apply, email your CV and relevant work samples with subject: Application_<Name>_<Position>_G&P to