Jobs at EDII

Invites applications for regular/ contractual appointments

Dy. Chief Admn. Officer.

MBA with 20 years' relevant experience / Post Graduation with 23 years' relevant experience / Graduation, with Diploma (one year duration) in relevant field and 25 years' experience.

  1. Overall management, supervision and co-ordination of three sections viz. Personnel, Administration & Estate.
  2. Preparation of annual budget.
  3. Issue of all advertisements.
  4. Campus maintenance, development and execution of major works (Repair & Maintenance).
  5. Liaison with outside agencies related to administrative matters.
  6. Conduct of annual stock taking.
  7. Issue of circulars and office orders.
  8. Responding to any emergency on campus.
  9. Monitor functioning of outsourced services and agencies, executing Annual Service Contract and their monthly payments.
  10. Smooth operations of different employees' welfare schemes including maintaining its records.
  11. Managing all aspects related to insurance of campus structures, equipments & stores, preparation of documents and claims.
  12. Convening of PF/Gratuity Trust Meetings.
  13. Preparation of lease/rent deeds and payment of monthly rent for branch/project offices.  Preparation of all agreements in respect of Annual contracts/outsourcing of essential services.
  14. Supervision and documentation checks related to, EPABX, and STD booth.
  15. Hiring of equipments for various programmes.
  16. Preparation of payment advice related to works falling under his responsibility.
  17. Inspection of campus/Electric Substation and hostel daily for repairs/maintenance.
  18. Any other duties assigned by Director-EDII.

Dy. Chief Finance Officer

CA/MBA (Finance) with 20 years' relevant experience / M.Com with 23 years' relevant experience / B.Com with PG Diploma (one year) and 25 years' relevant experience; DCA & knowledge of financial software.

  • Monitoring payments of all projects.
  • Preparing the Annual Budget of the Institute.
  • Preparing the income-expenditure statement and final balance sheet.
  • Finalization of audited statements of accounts for projects.
  • Visiting Branch Offices at regular intervals.
  • Supervision of Institute's activities in other countries.
  • Accountable for the Institute's Statement of Accounts, and audit related queries, if any.
  • Finalization of Audit report.
  • Conducting tax related assessment with external auditors.
  • Providing honorary services to CPF and Gratuity Trusts & Credit Society.
  • Undertake FCRA related work and other responsibilities falling under the purview of Accounts Head.
  • Any other duties assigned by Director-EDII.

Dy. Chief Business Development Officer

MBA with 20 years' relevant experience/ Post-Graduation with 23 years' relevant experience / Graduation with diploma (one year) in Journalism and 25 years' experience.

  1. Planning & Monitoring of the Cell
  2. Establishing and Maintaining Media Relations
  3. Liaisoning with government officials/institutions/corporate houses at the state/national/international levels
  4. Organising events / functions on the campus/off the campus
  5. Coordinating visits of dignitaries, delegations
  6. Updating EDII Website
  7. Participating in exhibitions and educational fairs
  8. Looking after production of all the printing material
  9. Making presentations at state/national levels
  10. Producing documentary films
  11. Developing exhibition panels
  12. Documenting achievements/experiences of important projects

Assistant Manager (Publicity, Promotion & Publications) – on contractual basis

Graduation (Journalism & Mass Communication) with relevant experience of minimum two years.

  • Developing press releases for the events organised on campus/outside the camps
  • Preparing articles for an in-house journal
  • Editing of documents
  • Preparing administrative notes/printing orders
  • Processing of bills
  • Maintaining mailing list, photographs and other records of the Cell
  • Follow up with printers
  • Participating in exhibitions and educational fairs
  • Inviting media, coordinating events/meetings/orientation visits
  • Any other work assigned by the seniors

Excellent written & verbal communication skills in English and knowledge of computer is mandatory

Forward your resume within 15 days to:
Invites Applications for the post of Social Media Marketing Executive – Web Portal & Social Media.

Candidates with graduation in any discipline and experience of 2-3 years in the domain of web portal management & updation and social media monitoring & analysis, may apply within 30 days from the date of the advertisement. Salary will commensurate with experience. Those having knowledge of social media paid promotion and ability for content creation for blog, social media, online discussion forum, etc. will be preferred.

Resume may be forwarded to mentioning post as subject.

Invites Expression of Interest For human resource support

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmedabad, invites Expression of Interest to provide Human Resource Support at CRO-Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.  Organisation having proven capability in the area of Planning, Infrastructure & DPR based consultancy services can submit the EOI within 7 days. Submit EoI at by 4.00 pm 4 October, ’17.  For further details - click here

Project Associate

The Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII) is looking for dedicated and committed personnel to fill-up the project based vacancies purely on contract basis. Candidates having the following educational qualification and experience as mentioned below may send their CV on by 4th October 2017 (4 PM):
1 Name of Post/ Cadre Project Associate- Reporting & Documentation (1)
  Age Limit for UR positions 35 Years
  Qualification PG degree obtaining minimum 55% marks along with Computer diploma from any recognized University with excellent typing speed in Hindi and English.
  Experience 4 years of relevant experience in documentation, drafting of project proposal, letters, reports comprising tabular presentation and diagrams, translation and editing, official correspondence, & MIS Coordination using computer etc. Candidate having above mentioned experience along with handling day to day office works along with arrangements of various logistic arrangements for office & meetings will be an advantage.
2 Name of Post/ Cadre Project Associate- Civil (1)
  Age Limit for UR positions 35 Years
  Qualification Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with minimum 55% marks.
  Experience 4 years’ relevant experience as Jr. Engineer, in the field of construction of institutional buildings, maintenance, designing and planning for civil works/ projects etc.

1.  Senior Faculty / Professor

EDII invites applications for Faculty positions on regular/contractual basis from candidates with specialization in the areas of Entrepreneurship/ Economics/ Management or in any related fields like Family Business Management, OB/HRM/Finance, etc. with extensive experience in conducting academic programmes/ training /research / documentation /project work/extension work etc.
  1. Academic Qualifications & Experience
    • Ph. D. with 10 years’ relevant experience at PG level.
    • M. Phil/MBA with 14 years’ relevant experience at PG level
    • MA/BE/LLB with 17 years’ experience at PG level.
    • Experience in teaching /training/ research / project implementation / documentation at P.G. level.  Experience in the field of entrepreneurship development and/or academic administration will be preferred. 
    • Out of the total post qualification experience at least 4 years of experience should be at the level of Associate Professor in reputed academic institution.  
  2. Publications
  • The candidates should have published research work or should have made noteworthy contribution in research work/studies 
  • The candidates should have developed independent research material of high order. 
  1. EDII takes pride in its top quality product portfolio the details of which is available on its website Candidates are advised to go through it.  Selected candidates must be prepared to work in one or more than one of such programmes/activities, and depending on the requirements of the institute.
2.  Faculty/ Assistant Professor

On regular/contractual basis

  1. Academic Qualifications & Experience
    • Ph. D. with 3 years’ relevant experience at PG level 
    • M.Phil/MBA with 7 years’ relevant experience at PG level
    • M.A/B.E/LLB  with 8 years relevant experience at PG level 
    • Working knowledge of computer  
  2. Specialization Areas
    • Management/ Entrepreneurship/ Economics/ Rural Management/ Development Studies
    • Should have experience in teaching, training, research and project implementation. 
    • Experience of entrepreneurship development will be considered as an additional advantage.

EDII invites applications for the posts of Programme Managers, State Anchors, and Mentors on contractual basis as per the qualification & experience, role & responsibilities and location, mentioned below are as follows:


Sl. No. Name of the post Location Required qualification and experience Key job details
Programme Managers
EDI Head Office, Ahmedabad Post Graduate Degree or Post
Graduate Diploma from a
recognized University / institute in
Management/Social Works/Rural
Development/ Rural Management.
Candidate should have worked in development project preferably for livelihoods promotion in government/Non-government organization for at least 3 years. Experience of working with institutions (SHG/Federation/Coop/Farmers club etc.) is desired.
Part of the team managing the SVEP programme. Support to the state team. Liason with SRLMs, MoRD and Financial Institution & technical Institutions for credit linkages & technology transfer and Market linkages etc.
Business Analyst.
EDI Head Office, Ahmedabad Post Graduate Degree or Post
Graduate Diploma from a
recognized University / institute in
Management/Social Works/Rural
Development/ Rural Management.
Candidate should have worked in development project preferably for livelihoods promotion in government/Non-government organization and handled relevant functions for at least 3 years.
Part of the SVEP team at Head Office. Key responsibilities included M&E function for the SVEP programme, tracking performance of the enterprise as well as that of the state teams, Analysis of data collected from the enterprises under the program and pass on the critical information to the state team to help them prioritise and plan their interventions in their respective are of operations.
State Anchors
Punjab, Haryana, Telangana & Chattisgarh Graduate in Commerce/Management, preferably with minimum eight (8) years of relevant experience preferably in implementing Non-farm livelihoods intervention/enterprises in large development projects/organizations or with a producer group/collective. Will be responsible for overall planning and execution of the programme at the state level.
Establishing coordination between PIA, SRLM and Block Anchors for effective implementation of the programme.
SVEP States* Relevant University qualification in a Management discipline (Operations or Business Administration or equivalent).
Five (5) years professional working experience (two (2) years in a managerial role).
Extensive experience in entrepreneurship promotion and SME development field.
Experience in Project Management.
Assist PIA and SRLM during selection and training of Community Resource Persons Enterprise Promotion (CRP EPs).
Guide and support CRP EP during the training programme, on-field activities and enterprise promotion
Developing and maintaining repository of best practices, case studies, Videos & Photos and process related audio visuals for specific business functions.

*SVEP States. Chattisgardh, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, West Bengal, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Telangana & Punjab

The applicant must be proficient in computer operations with exceptional command over verbal and written English communication.

Remuneration will be based on qualification and experience.


Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

(Via Ahmedabad Airport & Indira Bridge), P.O. Bhat 382 428, Dist. Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.


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