Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project: The ARIAS Society invites applications for the following purely contractual positions under the World Bank-financed Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project (APART) mentioned below. The interested eligible candidates who are a citizen of India as defined under the Constitution of India and fulfil the minimum required qualifications, experience, in brief, the age and the indicative remuneration etc. To know more about this post, please read the details below:

Post Name – Enterprise Cluster Specialist, Post Harvest Management Specialist and Other

Total Post of No. – 35

Post Date – 17/02/2020

REOI No. ARIAS/APART/897/2020/7

Important Dates
  • Starting Date of Online Application Submission – 16/02/2020
  • Last Date of Online Application Submission – 02/03/2020
Age Relaxation
  • Maximum Age – 50 Year
  • Maximum Age for Others – as per govt rules

Vacancy Details 

S.No Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceSalary
01 Enterprise Cluster Specialist1
  • Master degree/ Post Graduate Diploma (minimum two years duration) in Agribusiness/ Agribusiness Management/ Agricultural Economics/ Agricultural Extension/ Agribusiness Economics/ Rural Management/ Rural Development/ Development Studies/ Development Economics/ Business Entrepreneurship/ Entrepreneurship Management/ Food Processing/ Food Science & Technology/ Post Harvest Management/ Post Harvest Technology or a closely related field from any Govt. recognized University/Institutions. 
  • Experience: Minimum seven (7) years of work experience related to enterprise development or cluster-based interventions. ECS should also have experience in public/private sector interfaces especially on firm-level interventions (G2B) and on cluster-based policy advocacy
Rs. 11.40 Lakh/Year to Rs. 25.80 Lakh/ Year
02Post Harvest Management Specialist1
  • PHMS must possess at least a Master degree/Post-Graduate Diploma (minimum two years duration) in Agriculture/Horticulture/ Post Harvest Technology/ Post Harvest Management/ Food Science/ Food Technology/ Food & Nutrition/Food Processing or a closely related field from any Govt. recognized University/Institutions. 
  • Experience: Minimum eleven 11 years experience in Post Harvest Management of Agriculture/Horticulture commodities, including the development of innovative Post Harvest Management practices for different commodities.
Rs. 11.40 Lakh/Year to Rs. 25.80 Lakh/ Year
03 District Agriculture Marketing Coordinator15
  • Graduate Degree in Agriculture or allied Science from any recognized University/ approved Institution. 
  • Experience: At least five 5 years of professional experience in Agricultural Marketing, Agribusiness and Value Chain Development, specifically in the development of market linkages and working experience in the establishment of Agriculture & Horticulture based institutions and operations of marketing enterprises by farmer organizations, agri-entrepreneurs etc. Computer Skills: The DAMC must have experience of using Internet-based applications, using and working with advanced word processing/spreadsheet including MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint and other related applications
Rs. 6.60 Lakh/Year to Rs. 10.80 Lakh/ Year
04MIS Operator
  • B. Sc. (IT or Comp. Sc.)/B. Tech (Computer Science)/Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)/three years Diploma in Computer Science or a closely related field. Experience: At least (4 )four years professional experienced (in case the Bachelor’s degree/diploma is of three years duration) or three years experience (in case the Bachelor’s degree/diploma is of four years duration) in the field of MIS in any public/private sector organization. Computer Skills: Must have expertise in using Internet-based application, working with advanced word processing/spreadsheet including MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, related application, software & hardware systems
Rs 4.20 Lakh/Year
05 Office Assistant
  • Graduate (minimum three years duration) degree in any field from recognized University/institution. 
  • Experience: At least (2) two years experience in office management/secretarial work in any public or private sector organization. Computer Skills: Must be excellent in using computer applications, advanced knowledge of office management, proficiency in MS Office Applications like (word, excel, PowerPoint etc.) including e-mail.
Rs.3.00 Lakh/Year

Other Information

How to Apply: Potential candidates (from India) having essential qualification and experience may apply in English language strictly as per the prescribed Application format provided in the website of ARIAS Society along with a cover-letter and self-attested copy of the supporting documents in an envelope indicating ‘Application for the position of……………….’, so as to reach the address Agriculture Complex, Khanapara, G.S. Road, Guwahati-781022 (Assam, India) on or before 04.00 PM of 2nd March 2020, and a soft copy of the application & the supporting documents by email torecruitments@arias.in before the deadline mentioned. Only the short-listed candidates will be called for interview/test. Canvassing in any form will lead to disqualification and rejection.

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