Telecaller- Remote

Job title: Telecaller- Remote

Company: The Nudge

Job description: Job Description:

About The/Nudge Foundation

The/Nudge Foundation exists to “alleviate poverty, sustainably and scalably”. We are a collective of some of India’s best leaders and entrepreneurs from industry, academia, philanthropy, public service and foundations. Estd in 2015, we are a ~175 people strong team, and our nonprofit work spans 3 impact streams:

1. – exists to “enable underprivileged youth to lead flourishing lives”. We implement high-quality skilling programs, drive innovation, do research and provide consulting in skill development and entrepreneurship domain. Over the last 4 years, our highly successful “Gurukul” model of residential skill development has graduated over 5500+ underprivileged youth from 10 different states with 100% placements and life-long support thereafter. (Supported by Nilekani Philanthropies, Tata Trusts, Rockefeller Foundation, HDFC Bank, HSBC Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, KPMG, Franklin Templeton, Fidelity Investments etc.)

2. entre for Social Innovation (CSI): exists to “nudge and nurture top talent to solve for India’s biggest challenges”. We run launch-pad, or and or programs for early stage non-profit social entrepreneurs, and support 30+ non-profits every year. (Supported by Niti Aayog, Ford Foundation, Omidyar Network, Cisco, Mphasis etc)

3. entre for Rural Development: exists to “enable households to come out of extreme poverty”. We provide sustainable rural livelihoods for women-led families stuck in extreme poverty through end to end design and implementation of the graduation approach in Jharkhand. Our goal is to pull 1,00,000 families out of extreme poverty in the next 10 years. (Supported by KPMG, ATC etc)

Spirit of The/Nudge

Honesty towards our purpose | Empathy towards others | Continuous innovation | Focused on scale | Impatience towards our goals

About Centre for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship

is an impact stream of The/Nudge Foundation, and exists to “enable underprivileged youth to lead flourishing lives”. We are building one of the world’s best institutions focused on underprivileged youth, and work across employability, employment and micro-entrepreneurship. We partner with various stakeholders across the skilling ecosystem and are focused on accelerating both the impact and scale of #SkillIndia.

Over the last 4 years, CSDE has:

  • graduated over 5500+ youth from Gurukuls in Bangalore and Delhi, serving youth from across 9+ states, with a 100% placement record, and average starting salary of Rs.13500+/-.
  • consulted Delhi government for the entire concept, plan and model of their Skilling University
  • rolled out /FuturePerfect program across 20+ colleges,, to solve for Service Sector Employability through English+21st century skills
  • partnered with renowned development organisations like ADB to create knowledge and thought leadership through research
  • implemented pilot in collaboration with UNDP on “Improving Industry Participation through Apprenticeship”
  • partnered with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to conduct research, create knowledge, do experiments and co-create solutions to challenges in our skilling ecosystem.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Candidate will be responsible to make minimum 80 to 100 outbound calls in Kannada per day,to students from all parts of Karnataka
  • Convert candidates into students at the CSDE
  • Candidate should be able to handle student feedback and query
  • Candidate will have a set monthly targets and should be able to achieve those targets
  • Will be ready to work in shifts ( 8am to 6pm )
  • Willing to move to PG near work location (Marathahalli / White field) to avoid travel in COVID times


  • Fluency in spoken Kannada
  • Minimum 1 year experience as tele caller
  • Candidate should have basic computer knowledge (Excel, Word etc)
  • Ability to motive and counsel youth from underprivileged background


  • Health Insurance
  • Paid leave
  • Assistance in finding PG/Accommodation

Expected salary: Rs.13500 per month

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Job date: Thu, 10 Sep 2020 02:54:14 GMT

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