Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) is a premier educational and research institution located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Known for its excellence in engineering, science, and technology, IIT Madras is committed to advancing knowledge, fostering innovation, and producing leaders in various fields.
IIT Madras is inviting applications for the position of Project Officer as part of its ongoing projects. The Project Officer will play a key role in contributing to and coordinating various project activities, ensuring successful implementation and achievement of project goals.
Job Title: Project Officer
Organization: Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras)
Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
- Collaborate with project teams to develop, plan, and execute project activities.
- Assist in project planning, budgeting, and resource allocation.
- Coordinate project tasks, schedules, and deliverables to ensure timely completion.
- Monitor project progress, identify potential issues, and implement corrective actions.
- Prepare and maintain project documentation, including reports, presentations, and data analysis.
- Liaise with stakeholders, including internal teams and external partners, to facilitate smooth project execution.
- Conduct research and gather relevant information to support project objectives.
- Assist in organizing workshops, training sessions, and other project-related events.
- Contribute to the development of project strategies and methodologies.
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant discipline (e.g., Engineering, Science, Management).
- Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
- Proficiency in project management tools and software.
- Prior experience in project coordination or related roles is desirable.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Problem-solving and analytical skills.
- Attention to detail and a commitment to quality.
- Knowledge of relevant industry practices and trends.
Application Process: Interested candidates are required to apply online through the official IIT Madras recruitment portal. The application should include a detailed resume, cover letter, and any other relevant documents. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation, which may include interviews and assessments.
- This is a contractual position for the specified duration of the project.
- The position may involve occasional travel as per project requirements.
- IIT Madras is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply for this job please visit www.iitm.ac.in.