Kamalnayan Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation
Programme Officer (Marketing-Agriculture Produces)
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Wardha Maharashtra

Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Dec 05 2021

Description

Name of Position: Programme Officer (Marketing-Agriculture Produces)

 

Number of Vacancies: One

 

Location: Wardha, Maharashtra

 

Employment Type: Full Time 

 

Kamalnayan Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation is Non-Government organization founded by Bajaj family to commemorate the great work of Shri. Jamnalalji Bajaj. We are engaged in various need based rural developmental programmes like Water Resource Development and Management, Sustainable Agriculture (natural farming), Renewable Energy, Village Institutions, strengthening village institutions, Women empowerment etc. in Wardha district of Maharashtra.

 

We are looking for young, energetic, dynamic experienced personnel.

 

Educational requirements:

  • Degree/Master in Agri business Management or Post Graduation in Agriculture with MBA in marketing from prominent institutions.

  • 3-5 Years’ experience in procurement, processing, and marketing of Agriculture commodities (like Tur, Soybean, Cotton, Gram, Wheat, Turmeric, Ginger, Vegetable & Fruits etc.)

  • Knowledge of establishing market linkages with private players for agriculture commodity and its value addition

  • Knowledge in preparation of realistic business plan and its execution with group of farmers or Farmers Producers company

  • Having good knowledge about social work/rural development projects.

  • Result oriented and self-motivated

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office package, e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.

  • Open to handle various assigned responsibilities by the organization

  • Willingness to work at the project sites in rural areas

Age: 30- 35 Years

 

Experience:

Minimum 3-5 year experience in agro marketing sector, documentation, community mobilization, formation and management of village institutions; capacity building for undertaking micro-planning for infrastructure, economic and social development. Experience in working on different Rural Development Project in Governments departments will be an added advantage

 

Major Job Responsibilities:

  • The candidate will be responsible for developing business plan of agriculture commodities

  • Work in coordination with Farmers Producers Companies and Self-Help Groups

  • Building capacities of the Members of Farmers Producers Company

  • Will be responsible for establishing market for produces in rural and urban market areas.

Salary: As per previous salary and work experience in the relevant field

Contact mail for CV Posting: mahendra.phate@bajajfoundation.org 


Job Email id: mahendra.phate(at)bajajfoundation.org