Job Announcement - Event and Administrative Manager (part-time)

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) India, a German foundation, committed to the values of democracy and social justice, based in New Delhi, is currently seeking a part-time (50%) Event and Administrative Manager to join our dynamic team at the Delhi office.

Main Responsibilities

Under the overall supervision of the Resident Director, the duties and responsibilities of the incumbent will be:

 Organising, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of seminars, workshops, and conferences from an administrative and logistical side; 

 Coordinating and handling of hotel and flight bookings and implementation;

 Negotiating conferences and hotel packages according to FES financial guidelines and conditions;

 Monitoring and follow-up of corresponding accounting documents;

 Communication with all persons in FES (Germany and country offices) as well as with local and international partners on administrative issues;

 Other reasonable tasks assigned to by the employer.


According to qualifications, the candidate might also take up auxiliary responsibilities for handling the social media channels and website contents. 


Person Specification

 University degree in Event Management or related field; 

 A minimum of three years’ work experience in accounting or financial administration field;

 Fluent in both Hindi and English. German/Marathi/Bengali/Kannada/Telugu language skills are an asset.

 Flexible and adaptable to FES staff and partners 

 Able to work independently without daily supervision;

 Team spirit 

 Highly organised and possessing acute attention to detail;

 Willing to help with other programmes and projects if needed;

 Proactive participation in office-related discussions and organizational development;

 Good Microsoft Office skills; 

 Social Media and Communications skills are an asset. 


This position is offered to join as a member of the FES-India Office in New Delhi on a part-time (50%) basis. 


You can find information about FES-India on our website: and on facebook.


Terms and Conditions:

Location: based in FES India office in New Delhi

Start: upon availability

Payment: upon agreement


Application and Contact: 

Please send your CV and letter of motivation along with contact coordinates of two references to info(at)


Deadline for submission applications will be April 30th, 2018.


Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for an interview.

India Office

K-70B, Hauz Khas Enclave
New Delhi 110016


Contact team

FES India on Facebook

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