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Sabyesachi Bharti
Sr. Program Manager , CMS VATAVARAN
New Delhi, Delhi
A self-motivated, result-oriented development and media professional with more than 15 years’ experience in media and social development sector.

I am passionate about understanding the human psychology and emotions because understanding human behavior is a window to solving all problems.

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Area of Expertise:
  • Capacity Building, Training, Advocacy
  • Environment, Climate, Energy, Water, Sanitation
  • Human Rights, Law, Migration, Conflicts, Justice
  • Private Sector, Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Social, Gender, Education, Youth, Child
Professional Experience:
Sr.Program Manager at CMS VATAVARAN
August 2017- Present

Program Manager at CMS VATAVARAN
January 2017 - July 2017
• Coordination, engagement expand network for CMS VATAVARAN
• Networking with other festivals and communities
• Coordinate call for entry, film submissions, selection process and all related activities
• Develop and coordinate festivals, programs and screening schedules
• Film session moderation and interaction with audience
• Support in developing content for website, social media, promotional collaterals, videos
• Support in providing inputs for Marketing & Promotion of the Festival
• Support Audience Mobilization and Event coordination

Artistic Operations Manager at KidZania
January 2016 - October 2016 (10 months)
.Part of the pre-opening management team of this project. Tasks included signing off establishments, writing SOP’s, creating processes and all associated documentation, theming, staff recruitment and training.
.Managing a multi-cultural team of 50 staff on a daily basis. This includes all disciplinary matters, staff development and training. Ensuring that all staffing covers operational requirements.
.Implement and ensure compliance of guidelines from the commercial partners. Regular liaising and quality control of these area.
.Creating and overseeing variable program of events throughout the year in line with all commercial guidelines and budgets. These are designed to create additional revenue, footfall and enhance guest experience.

Creative Production Manager at Going to School
September 2015 - December 2015 (4 months)
.Financial Skills Radio; directly responsible for the Radio Show content. Managing four other state teams: Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Bihar and leading a team in four locations: Delhi, Mumbai, Patna, Pune.
.Guide research teams in four states to explore all financial schemes in-depth
.Verifying the impact of the show and reporting. Tracking every program for the number of calls, responses, SMS, drive traffic online to radio, from TV to radio, and to work with partners to ensure they’re getting coverage and that young people are engaging in their scheme.
.To write quarterly reports on impact - in detail, with statistics, and concrete proven change

Team Leader - Media Advocacy,The Leprosy Mission Trust, India
September 2013 - September 2015 (2 years)
.To shape and implement The Diana Princess of Wales Health Education and Media Centre’s efforts to influence and bring about change in the awareness, attitudes, behaviours and policies to advance rights of people affected by leprosy, disabilities, marginalized and vulnerable communities.
Festival Curator, Online Film Festival at Culture Unplugged India Pvt Ltd, Pune
February 2008 - July 2013 (5 years 6 months)
.To programme Culture Unplugged Studios online film festivals ( and assist the company to manage in-house productions and sourcing flow & delivery, taking care of in-house productions, handling e

-Masters in Sociology, 2019, School of Distance Education, Swami Vivekanand Subharti University.
-Post Graduate Diploma in Media Management, 2004, Indian Institute of Media Management, New Delhi.
-Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, 2014, School of Distance Education, Shobhit University.
-Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, 1997, Delhi University.
-Sr. Secondary Examination, 1994, Central Board of Secondary Examination, New Delhi.
Affiliations and Achievements:
• Prasar Bharati
Expert Member, script vetting & approval committee (March, 2019)
Nominated as an expert member as part of the script vetting and approval committee for commissioning project for the newly launched channel DD Arunprabha.

• Prasar Bharati
Jury for 12th DD Annual Awards 2018, June, 2019
Part of the Jury for 12th DD Annual Awards to select the best in-house documentary and dramas of Doordarshan, produced in 2018.
• Consortium for Educational Communication, Autonomous body of MHRD
Chairperson of the Jury, Dec 2018
Chairperson of Jury for Swatchh Bharat category of ‘Prakriti International Documentary Film Festival 2017-18’
• IUCN Commission on Education and Communication (CEC)
Member, Aug 2018 – Present
CEC’s mission is to enable the global community to effectively communicate and use knowledge to create positive conservation change.
• Prasar Bharati
Jury for 11th DD Annual Awards 2017, December, 2017
Part of the Jury to select the best in house programmes in Doordarshan for 11th DD Annual Awards 2017
• Project Researcher for Forum 2015 Photo Exhibition
The Global Forum on Research and Innovation for Health 2015, January 2015 – July 2015 (7 months)
‘People at the centre of research and innovation for health’ is a photo exhibition that aims to bring to light innovative research projects and to illustrate their impact and value to people’s lives, in real circumstances.
• Social Media Adviser
Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti
November 2014 – December 2014 (2 months)
• Greater Philadelphia Student Film Festival, USA
January 2009 – March 2009 (3 months)
Jury for the 2009 Greater Philadelphia Student Film Festival.

- Two documentary films, directed by me, were screened at 'The 2nd World Water Summit' held in The Hague, Netherlands in the year 2000. They represented the views of South East Asian Countries, Govt. of India on large dams, benefits and Rehabilitation & Resettlement problems.

Available for:
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    Years of Experience:
    10-15 years
    Highest Qualification:
    English, Hindi
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