Joy Chakraborty completed his masters in the field of Social Science & Tribal Development Management from NIRD& PR. He has more than 12 years of work experience in social sector. Since 2010 he worked with different esteemed organisations and government institutes like ISEC ,IIPA, IIDS, UNICEF, PACS, PRAVAH, NRLM under MoRD, ORMAS, State Rural Livelihood Mission of West Bengal, Odisha & Jharkhand, NIRD, BIRD, NABARD, EU, TRAIDCRAFT, CEC,TBI, Ministry of Agriculture, and Government systems from Block, State & central level secretariat respectively in the states of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Tripura, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. By virtue of his work his experience stretches from managing the projects, responsible for overall planning & execution, coordinating/ networking & advocacy with all stakeholders, team building & strengthening leadership of elected representatives under PRIs & other community resource persons (CRPs), conducting convergence programmes, field surveys, staff training & developing learning modules and content to drafting research proposals and documentation of reports etc.
After his masters he joined as a Research Officer in Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), and later as a Research Associate in Centre for Science Technology & Environmental Policy Studies (STEPS).
He joined as a Consultant in Indian Institute of Dalit Studies (IIDS) and later he joined as a DPM in a unique program known as "MKSP"( Mahila Kishan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana) under NRLM-MoRD implemented by a renouned NGO " Loka Kalyan Parishad" & also served as a Project Manager In-Charge in an European Union funded project in partnership with Traidcraft-UK at India & Bangladesh named "Sustainable Livelihood for Small Tea Growers" implemented by Centre for Education &Communication (CEC), New Delhi.
Presently he is associated with NABARD Financial Services Ltd (NABFINS) as a Regional Manager (NE) in charge of Business planning, development, operations and monitoring in the assigned States of Tripura & Mizoram.