S M Sehgal Foundation
Field Assistant (FPO Capacity Building)
Research Analysts, Research Associate, Research Assistant
Prayagraj Uttar Pradesh Kolar Karnataka
Application Email : jobs@smsfoundation.org

Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 30 2021




Every person across rural India deserves to lead a more secure, prosperous, and dignified life. With that vision in mind, Sehgal Foundation’s mission is to strengthen communityled development initiatives to achieve positive social, economic, and environmental change across rural India. With support from donors and partners, Sehgal Foundation designs and promotes rural development interventions that create opportunities, build resilience, and provide solutions to some of the most pressing challenges in India’s poorest communities.


Sehgal Foundation invites applications for the position of Field Assistant (FPO Capacity Building) on a consultancy basis .


Number of positions: 10


Location: Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh); Kolar (Karnataka)


Reports to: Project Associate/Coordinator 


Position Requirements

  • Diploma/Degree in Agriculture

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ fieldwork experience in formation, mobilization, monitoring, capacity building and market linkages with Farmers Producer Organization (FPO)/ Farmers Producers company (FPC)  

  • Experience of working with NGO's/development sector 

  • Experience of working with women producer’s organization will be an added advantage - Willingness to traveling in rural/remote area 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Mobilization and engaging Farmers interest group (FIG’s)/FPO/FPC members in villages 

  • Implement project interventions / agricultural activities in project villages   

  • Conduct FIG’s / individual farmer’s capacity building 

  • Conduct field demonstration, organizing field days and village level meeting of FIG’s 

  • Collect beneficiary data and update MIS 

  • Support the Project Coordinator for the successful execution of project deliverables - Organizing village events

  • Facilitates visitor’s visits 

Compensation: Salaries at Sehgal Foundation are highly competitive. Women candidates are encouraged to apply.


Deadline for applying: 30.07.0221


How to apply: Email your CV to jobs@smsfoundation.org with the subject line – Application for Field Assistant (FPO Capacity Building ) and Location  .


*Applicants are required to specify the desired location in the email.

Job Email id: jobs@smsfoundation.org