Work with us

At UMC, we work towards professionalizing local government management across India and abroad. We provide technical assistance, support and facilitating good governance by encouraging creation, sharing, replication of innovations, peer-peer exchanges, conducting hands-on, practical training and practitioner-based assistance that result in sustainable solutions to local government needs.

Our team offers a unique mix of sectoral capacities to be able to respond to today’s interrelated development challenges. With this vision UMC gives shape to its aspirations and fulfils the expectations of the stakeholders.

We are looking for individuals who are passionate and want to bring about a change in local governments in India. We have the following vacancies in different locations. UMC invites you to join its endeavor and be a part of this journey.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

Project Associate, Ahmedabad

UMC seeks applications for the post of a Project Associate in Ahmedabad. You will work with our ongoing programs to support research, implementation, monitoring and analysis. We are looking for individuals with diverse skills and backgrounds, with a keen interest in ensuring equitable and inclusive growth in Indian cities. Selected candidates would get opportunities to work directly with local, state and national governments, to provide technical support in sectors ranging from WASH to Climate Change to Urban Poverty Alleviation. Successful candidates would be able to demonstrate an awareness of the urban sector, as well as technical excellence in their chosen field of study. Strong analytical, written communication, and visual design skills are required; experience in quantitative research, design, engineering, community engagement or education will be heavily preferred.

Urban Planner, Chennai

UMC seeks applications for the post of an Urban Planner with a minimum of 7 years of experience, to be based in Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA), Chennai, to support the development of a comprehensive urban planning and climate action integration, climate assessment planning study and development of a framework for mainstreaming climate action in Chennai’s master plan.

MUKTA Cluster Coordinator, Odisha (various locations)

UMC seeks applications for the post of a Cluster Coordinator to support its MUKTA Scheme (urban wage employment scheme), women empowerment, livelihood, WASH and urban management in general. The candidate will be responsible for achieving ongoing and future program objectives of provision of livelihoods, training and capacity building to urban poor women across Odisha. The position will report to the team at Bhubaneshwar. The candidate will be responsible for achieving the program’s expected results in the urban areas of Odisha and providing handhold support to city teams for roll-out.

Capacity Building & Training Coordinator, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha

UMC seeks applications for the post of Capacity Building and Training Coordinator based in Bhubaneshwar as part of a Technical Support Unit to the Housing & Urban Development Department, Government of Odisha. The position will report to the team based in Bhubaneshwar. The candidate will be responsible for achieving the program’s expected results in the urban areas of Odisha and provide handhold support to city teams for roll-out of specific components. The Capacity Building and Training Coordinator will support to strengthen current community engagement. The position shall demonstrate skills in managing government interface and ability to work in collaboration with other team members.

Capacity Building Manager, Delhi

We are currently looking for an experienced professional to join our team as ‘Capacity Building Manager’. This position will join UMC’s team to support the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods Mission or the ‘Mission’, of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Communications Manager, Delhi

We are currently looking for an experienced professional to join our team as ‘Communications Manager’. This position will join UMC’s team to support the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods Mission or the ‘Mission’, of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Community Engagement Manager, Delhi

We are currently looking for an experienced professional to join our team as ‘Community Engagement Manager’. This position will join UMC’s team to support the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods Mission or the ‘Mission’, of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Urban Poverty and Livelihoods Manager, Delhi

We are currently looking for an experienced professional to join our team as ‘Urban Poverty and Livelihoods Manager’. This position will join UMC’s team to support the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods Mission or the ‘Mission’, of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

IT, Knowledge Management & MIS Manager

We are currently looking for an experienced professional to join our team as ‘IT, Knowledge Management & MIS Manager’. This position will join UMC’s team to support the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods Mission or the ‘Mission’, of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Manager

We are currently looking for an experienced professional to join our team as ‘Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Manager’. This position will join UMC’s team to support the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Urban Livelihoods Mission or the ‘Mission’, of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Knowledge and Culture Manager

We are looking for a Knowledge and Culture Manager with proven skills in maintaining organisational culture within technical organisations.

Senior Software Developer

We are looking for a Software Developer with extensive skills in PHP (Laravel). Position based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Project Manager, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

UMC is looking for a Program Manager in Chennai to support the Municipal Administration & Water Supply (MAWS) Department, Government of Tamil Nadu for ensuring safety of sanitation workers.

Project Manager, Ahmedabad & Delhi

UMC is looking for a Program Manager to support various urban program in the areas of climate change, environmental planning, WASH, health and urban management in general. The candidate will be responsible for achieving ongoing and future program objectives of climate resilience, environmental sustainability and sustainable WASH.

Project Associate, Ahmedabad & Delhi

Project Associates at Urban Management Centre work with our ongoing programs to support research, implementation, monitoring and analysis. We are looking for individuals with diverse skills and backgrounds, with a ken interest in ensuring equitable and inclusive growth in Indian cities.

Junior Software Developer

We are looking for a Software Developer with skills in PHP (Laravel), OR Java (Kotlin), OR Python (Django / Data Science). Position based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat; Prior work experience not required.

HR Manager

The Human Resource Manager will lead and direct the routine functions of the Human
Resources (HR) department including hiring and interviewing staff, administering pay,
benefits, and leave, and enforcing company policies and practices.

Communications and Outreach Manager

We are looking for a outreach communication manager to develop, implement, track and optimize our digital campaigns across all digital channels.

Accounts and Admin Associate, Ahmedabad

We are looking for Admin and accounts associate for out head office in Ahmedabad