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We are a well funded social enterprise and are growing rapidly. You will have the opportunity to work with an incredibly motivated team and help guide the efforts of our student volunteers at the best institutes in India.

At present, we have 55 full-time employees (click here to know more about Our Team) and 300 volunteers at 10 top college campuses, and support over 1000 low-income high school students across 8 locations in India. Avanti is a PanIIT Alumni India initiative, winner of the Stanford BASES Social E-Challenge 2010 and recipient of the Echoing Green, Ashoka and Draper Richard Kaplan Foundation Fellowships 2012.

Avanti’s advisors include leaders in the for-profit and non-profit sectors in India and the US along with members of faculty at Harvard Business School, Stanford University and the IITs. As one of our first few employees, you will help lay the foundations on which Avanti will stand in the years to come.

Current Job Openings
Current job openings available at Avanti are (click on the location to read the job description).

To apply for a full-time role, please fill in the form at the bottom of the page.

Position Requirements Joining Date Location (Click for Job Description)
Program Director
  • Education: A bachelors or masters degree from a top college is preferred.
  • Work experience: At least 5 years of managerial/leadership experience in any sector (not necessarily education or non-profit sectors).
  • Skills: Entrepreneurial. The ability to play a hands-on operational role in the first couple of years and a leadership role as we scale operations. High standards of excellence in his/her academic and professional careers. High degree of ownership. Strong work ethic.
Immediate Delhi, Chennai or Mumbai
Program Manager
  • Education:  A bachelors or masters degree in science or engineering is mandatory.
  • Skills: Proven management and communication abilities, especially with students and large teams. Ability to work proactively with minimal supervision.
  • Preferred: Experience in teaching or developing educational content.
Immediate Bangalore, Delhi, Kanpur, Mumbai
Program Associate
  • Education: A bachelors or masters degree in science or engineering is mandatory.
  • Preferred candidates enjoy working with students.
  • Preferred candidates will possess a desire to help students succeed by assessing their needs and supporting their development so that they may attain their academic goals.
Immediate Bangalore, Delhi/Gurgaon, Kanpur, MumbaiPondicherryBolangir (Orissa)
Marketing Associate
  • Education: Any undergraduate degree. Masters degree is a plus
  • Languages: Fluency in English, Hindi and Marathi is compulsory.
  • Skills: Self-driven individuals with excellent communication skills and functional knowledge of MS Excel and MS Word.
Immediate Mumbai
Curriculum Associate
  • Proficiency in undergraduate level Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Proficiency with data analysis and quantitative reasoning
  • Basic ability to read and write scientific publications
Immediate Mumbai, Delhi

Curriculum Associate (Teachers for Chemistry)

  • Education: MSc, BEd specialized in at least one of the four subjects Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology
  • Experience: Minimum 3years of experience in teaching high school students
  • Skills: Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills; high attention to detail; self-driven; empathic; good grasp of high-school Chemistry
  • Interests: Passionate about education; enjoys mentoring and working with teenagers
Immediate Chennai