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About us

Catalyst Management Services (CMS) is a development support organization working in the development area since 1994. CMS strives to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged groups through strengthening of development policies, processes and outcomes. CMS is part of Catalyst Group, which houses Vrutti, a livelihoods resource centre and Swasti, a health resource centre. It works across India and in South Asia, South-East Asia and Africa and in the domains of Livelihoods, Health, Education, Governance and Disaster Risk Reduction and Response.

Benefits of working with CMS: We at CMS know that reaching scale, impact and sustainability of social initiatives requires the operation of an eco-system that integrates four elements–the capacities of the communities; the efficiency of the market; the reach, vision and effectiveness of social initiatives; and the power of the state. As catalysts, we work with our partners to harness the ecosystem strength for accelerated impact, maximization of the social return of initiatives, and creation of shared value. In this journey, the staff members play an integral role and we are sure that your association with CMS will result in achievement of not just organization goals but also see your dreams converted into reality. We also provide you with Economic Stability, Opportunity for Intellectual Growth and Learning, Opportunity to work in multiple domains and freedom of expression.

Please send in your CVs to hr@cms-india.org. We will revert to you as soon as we have any suitable openings that might arise at CMS.

Academic Institutions

The rise of experimental and behavioural social science research has created a vast canvas for scholarly inquiry into complex social problems and identify what works in mitigating them. CMS with it’s extensive experience of collaborating with leading academic and research institutions understands the challenges and the dynamics of multi-stakeholder projects and the complexities that comes along with it. As a professional services firm working in the space of social research, we also acknowledge that successful research studies are as much about careful and meticulous planning as it’s about a rigorous design. Our unflagging commitment to highest quality data collection, expertise in managing and analysing large scale survey data, capacity to leverage qualitative research methodologies and the knack for identifying innovative solutions to persistent challenges on the field makes us ideal partners for high quality research.

Network consultants

Given the variety of themes and service areas we work in, we constantly look out for competent and experienced individuals who can collaborate with us on various assignments. We provide experience of working closely with us based on your expertise in providing development solutions. We currently work with a network of 800 consultants who engage with us on different assignments. If you want to empanel as a consultant with us please reach out to us.

Internship opportunities

If you are  looking to experience different aspects social development sector we invite you to intern with us. Being an intern means getting involved in the different assignments and providing inputs.  As an intern, you’ll get exposure to real projects and challenges in a vibrant environment and gain real world experience. Along with this you would be working and interacting with some of the brightest and passionate people who want to solve the toughest challenges through meaningful research. If this sounds exciting reach out to us at hr@cms-india.org