Closing DateJul 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 community-led 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 Specialist/Agronomist/ Subject Matter Specialist – FPO Capacity Building Project on a Consultancy basis.
Locations: Kolar, Karnataka and Prayagraj, U.P
Reports to: Program Lead
The role of SMS is to provide technical support to the project team along with the capacity building of Farmers' producer organizations (FPO’s) members and establish market linkages. In addition, he/she will identify new technology and farming practices that help in increasing crop productivity and quality of produce of FPO. Coordinate with the project leader, project coordinator, and field assistant for strong monitoring of the project implementation, preparing project progress reports, manage donors visit, MIS, and other works. He/she will responsible for strengthening strong linkages with the concerned government department, Agri university, KVK’s, and district administration.
Compensation: Salaries at Sehgal Foundation are highly competitive. Women candidates are encouraged to apply.
Deadline for applying: 30.07.2021
How to apply: Email your CV with cover letter to email@example.com with the subject line – Application for Field Specialist/ Agronomist / SMS – FPO Capacity Building (location)
*Applicants are required to specify the desired location in the email.