FPO Support Officer

Number of Post: 1

Qualification (Education/Work Experience)

  • BSC / MSc Agriculture / Agro Forestry or Allied, MBA in Agribusiness/Rural Management / Rural Development or Equivalent from a recognized University/ Institute.
  • Minimum 3 to 5+ years of relevant experience in Agri. Marketing/ Value chain Development / Business Development/ management and working with FPOs/ Large scale Farmers Groups or SHGs Program etc. Experience of working with large farmers groups will be preferred.
  • Fluency in both oral and written communication in English & Local Language like Bengali/Odiya
  • Good knowledge of Excel, Word & PowerPoint.
  • Experience in Agriculture, Marketing, Farmer Producer Organization, Capacity Building & Training
  • Marketing skills

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Job Responsibility

  • Managing the overall operations of Farmer Producer Organizations (FPO) promoted by the program. Mobilising farmers and Formation of Farmer Interest Groups/ Common Interest Group and nurturing the FIG /CIG to develop SME, conducting share collection drive to ensure smooth operation of the FPOs.
  • Assess capacity building need of the FPOs and organise training accordingly in coordination with the team.
  • Plan and coordinate with the project coordinator and liaise with field officer and Capacity building officer to complete the desired objectives.
  • Shall be first level of grievance redressal and will guide beneficiaries further to redress their grievances.
  • The Support officer will investigate and coordinate market connectivity options for FPOs
  • Any other activities as and when required by the program and the organisation.
  • This includes extensive travel.

How to apply: Interested candidates may please apply by December 3, 2022 at careers@cwsorg.in. Or, Feel free to fill this below form for applying:

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