S M Sehgal Foundation
Project Associate/ Coordinator (Agriculture)
Muzaffarnagar Sitpaur Uttar Pradesh
Application Email : jobs@smsfoundation.org

Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Nov 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 Project Associate/ Coordinator (Agriculture) on a consultancy basis.


Number of Positions: 2


Locations: Uttar Pradesh (Muzaffarnagar – 1; Sitpaur – 1)


Reports to: Program Lead


Position Requirements

  • Master's/Bachelor's degree in Agriculture 

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ fieldwork experience, directly working with the communities in the rural areas

  • Previous experience of working with NGO's/development sector/agriculture development projects will be an advantage

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the project deliverables are accomplished on time and according to quality standards

  • Provide daily guidance to the field workers/mobilizers, and ensure optimum utilization of resources

  • Ability to independently handle agriculture development projects 

  • Mobilize community and create awareness about project interventions and their benefits - Submit timely data and information from the field.

  • Capacity building of the farmers 

Compensation: Salaries at Sehgal Foundation are highly competitive. Women candidates are encouraged to apply. The consultancy fee will range between INR 35,000 - INR 42,000. Deadline for applying: 30.11.2021


How to apply: Email your CV with cover letter, contact information of two references/and CTC to jobs@smsfoundation.org with the subject line – Application for Project Associate - Agriculture (*need to specify desired location). 


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

Job Email id: jobs@smsfoundation.org