Senior Project Manager- Agriculture, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, india`

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ALC India

Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, india`, India
Industry : Non-Profit
Role : Senior Management
Experience : 7-12 years experience
Compensation(Annual) : Not Disclosed
Reference Code :
Posted On :- 02 Apr 2014
Job Description :
\r\n▌Detailed Job Description \r\n\r\nJob title:Senior Project Manager\r\n\r\nSalary:Rs.20,000-Rs.50,000 per month(Based on experience & skills) \r\n\r\nReporting to:Assistant Project Director \r\n\r\nLanguages:English, Hindi and local language as per the project location.\r\n\r\nLocation: Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad), Ka
ataka (Sindagi), Maharashtra (Degloor)\r\n\r\nAbout the project \r\n\r\nSmall Farmersí Agribusiness Consortium (SFAC), a Society promoted by Dept. of Agriculture, Govt. of India, has been nominated by Ministry of Agriculture to act as a nodal agency to promote Farmer Producer Company (FPCs) across the country and link producer groups (both existing ones and newly formed institutions) to business and marketing opportunities.\r\n\r\nALC India has formed 9 farmersí producer companies in three states- Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Ka
ataka, under SFAC project and now working on strengthening and sustainable development of these farmersí producer companies. ALC India undertaken this as a mission by uniting the farmers in a Company itís not just project but as a program, which can have dual purpose-\r\n\r\n1. Provide necessary support over a long period to make them into self-sustainable enterprises\r\n2. Attempt of developing a model which can be replicable\r\n\r\nResponsibilities & duties\r\n\r\n1. Handling the team of project location in technical and sensible issues.\r\n2. Helping the team in giving solutions for community based problems.\r\n3. Providing handhold support to FPCs in providing linkages, procurement and business development for FPC (Farmer Producer Company).\r\n4.Responsible for capacity building of BODís, RGB leaders and FPC staff with the collaboration of NSDC and other training institutes. \r\n5.Management and conducting workshops and long term courses for FPCís, individual farmers and village youth.\r\n6.Facilitating FPCs to form as self-sustained bodies.\r\n7.Support in creating business plans for grass root level organizations (FPCs).\r\n8.Provide business management support services to farmer Producer Company. \r\n9.Providing support in institution building, gove
ance, human resource development, value addition and marketing.\r\n10. Liaison with gove
ment departments, resource agencies and research institutions. \r\n11. Ensuring profitable business to FPCís.\r\n\r\nAcademic qualifications & Experience\r\n\r\nAcademic Experience\r\nMBA/ Professional Degree in Agriculture or Agri-business (3+ years of experience)\r\nPost-Graduation in Agriculture or Agri-business (5+ years of experience)\r\nSpecial graduation in Agriculture or Agri-business (8+ years of experience)\r\n\r\nExpertise - Desirable and Essential\r\n\r\nEssential Desirable\r\nKnowledge of the sector Research-livelihoods\r\nProposal writing Should be seasoned facilitator of sophisticated and nascent group\r\nLead generation Interest to work with the marginalized communities\r\nTeam management Good hands on experience on project management with demonstration of impact indicators\r\nBusiness and strategic plan NGO experience\r\nAbility to engage with communities Knowledge of multiple languages\r\nExcellent computer skills including MS office Sound fundamental knowledge of management functions including financial management and project management aspects\r\nGood documentation skills, co-ordination, communication, interpersonal and networking skills Strong analytical skills and ability to use statistical tools; data compilation and presentation skills\r\n\r\nPersonal qualities & behavioural traits \r\n\r\n1. Patient and empathetic in dealing with the rural community\r\n2. Effective time management\r\n3. Ability to handle work pressure\r\n4. He/she should be solution oriented \r\n5. Ability to do multiple tasks\r\n6. Willingness to travel remote areas.\r\n
About the company :
About ALC India\r\n\r\nALC India is a development organization with prime focus on enabling the promotion of sustainable livelihoods for economically marginalized (rural and urban). ALC India aims at five outcomes Ė Enterprise, Employment, Economy, Equity and Empowerment. \r\n\r\nALC India has been working for the past 8 years on economic development and livelihoods issues. Highlights of achievements from 2005 to 2013 are:\r\n\r\n1. Over 240 projects undertaken for the benefit of 135 development organizations, for enhancing livelihoods of the economically marginalized.\r\n2. Projects undertaken across 17 states of India\r\n3. Over 12,000 households directly impacted\r\n

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