HR Consulting


Assignment Description

1.    ActionAid International


Recruitment assistance for the selection of Head of Operations and Head Fundraising


2.    AusAID


Selection of Senior Programme Officer, India for this respected bilateral agency


3.    BBC World Service Trust


Recruitment assistance for key vacancies with the DFID-funded MCH project being managed by the Trust in MP and Odisha.


4.    CARE India


Recruitment assistance for multiple, nation-wide vacancies with INHP and other projects


5.    Child Relief and You (CRY)


Recruitment assistance for filling key national and/ or regional vacancies with this respected national NGO


6.    Department for International Development India (DfIDI)


Multiple assignments including recruitment assistance for the appointment of more than 100 state and district livelihood professionals for MPRLP; Compensation Study; Design of Performance Management Systems, etc.


7.    Family Health International


Recruitment assistance for Balashayaga Strategic Director position, a senior management vacancy, which involved a strong head-hunting and internal search mechanism


8.    Freedom from Hunger


Recruitment assistance for CEO and other senior positions for this US charity establishing a network of low-cost, financially sustainable training franchises in India


9.    German Development Cooperation (GIZ)



Recruitment assistance for the selection and appointment of 10 young professionals to facilitate implementation of the RSBY project at the state level. The young professionals shall be on SAMS payroll during training and the scheme operational for two years


10. GTZ Health Sector Support


Recruitment of multiple positions arising on account of the organization’s increased support to HIV/AIDS activities in India




Recruitment assistance for a range of senior national vacancies including Head – HR & Admin, National Manager – Sales & Logistics, Head HIV/AIDS, etc.


12. IUATLD (Union)


Recruitment of principal officer and key managers for India, for this Paris-based scientific organization specializing in TB Control. SAMS has since assisted the ‘Union,’ for a range of vacancies


13.  Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)



Assistance for the selection of key senior and mid-level managers for the programme in India


14. Leprosy Mission Trust


Recruitment assistance for key programme positions


15. Micronutrient Initiative


Recruitment assistance for filling key national and state level vacancies for the Vitamin A initiative


16. Madhya Pradesh Rural Livelihood Project


Recruitment assistance for filling approx. 110 senior and mid-level vacancies at the state and district levels, arising with this large DFID-supported livelihoods intervention.


Subsequently retained to fill 700 vacancies for PFT members in 2007 and about 100 vacancies in 2009-10, including PFTs and other vacancies


17. National Aids Control Organization (NACO)


Recruitment assistance for vacancies for senior professionals with this nodal agency responsible for administering the National AIDS Control Programme (NACP) in India.


18. OXFAM India


Recruitment assistance for senior Fundraising Managers


19. Population Services International


Recruitment assistance for a range of mid and senior-level cross functional positions


20. Save the Children (UK)


Preparation of detailed Business Plan and forecast financials for the New Save the Children India. The plan considered all aspects of operations including Strategy and Mission, Programming, Fundraising, Legal Formalities, Compensation Advice, Finance & IT processes, etc.



Also provided recruitment assistance for a range of key vacancies with SC UK, including their Regional Office for South and Central Asia


21. Save the Children (India)


Recruitment assistance for key leadership positions at the state level

22. Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)



Recruitment assistance for the selection and appointment of Senior Thematic Advisor – Climatic Change


23. United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)



Assistance with the competitive selection and appointment of more than 50 Temporary Fixed Term Appointment Staff


Assistance with the recruitment of +150 Social Mobilizers integrating with the National Polio Surveillance Project (NPSP) in UP, for which we received and processed more than 20,000 applications


Assistance with the Recruitment of +50 District Facilitators (DF) in Bihar, UP, MP, Rajasthan, Orissa, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand, for which we received in excess of 3,000 applications (2007) 


We again were requested to assist with the recruitment of 20 DFs in 2010.


24. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)


Provision of recruitment assistance under Long Term Agreement for the selection of resources for the organization’s programmes across the country. More than 40 vacancies were filled through this mechanism.


25. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), India


Recruitment assistance for the appointment of about 400 development professionals to facilitate the implementation of the RCH 2 programme across the country


26. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Nepal


Ongoing recruitment assistance since 2006 for the selection of development professionals to fill key national,  international and project vacancies


27. United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP), India


Recruitment assistance for the selection of Program Coordinator, Program Officer - New Initiatives and Program Officer - Food Technology


28. USAID/ India


Recruitment assistance to this bilateral organization for a range of positions


29. Various WHO Administered National Health Programmes


Conducted fourteen, large, nation-wide assignments for the selection and appointment of more than 800 medical professionals for the polio, tuberculosis and leprosy national health programmes facilitated by the World Health Organization (WHO)


30. WWF


Recruitment assistance for a Communications Officer position