Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

Jobs at EDII

INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE POST OF SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT

EDII invites applications for the post of Subject Matter Expert
Job Location: Barapalli, Dist. Bargarh, Orissa

Education & Experience:

  • Diploma/ B.Tech in Handloom & Textile Technology or any Professional with 04 years’ experience in the field of handloom clusters.
  • The candidate should possess good documentation and reporting skills, high degree of computer literacy, data analysis ability and good communication ability with fluency in English and Hindi

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Project Coordinator, Master Trainer and Community Mobilizers for implementation of the Project
  • Be responsible for the technical inputs of the beneficiaries through trainings, workshops, seminars and visits
  • Conduct market linkages, business development and enterprise development activities
  • Ensure that at least two new design collection per year and six new prints per year are released
  • Productivity improvement trainings for weavers including exposure visits
  • Training in Marketability & Value-Added Products 
  • Training on enterprise development on Common Facility Centres, Government Approvals, Regulatory Requirements, Producer Companies, etc
  • Work in tandem with all stake holders and be responsible for setting up of Common Facility Centre with the assistance of State or Central Government
  • Ensure 25% increase in patronage and at least 10% increase in sales through social media marketing
  • Establishment of at least 1 CFC per cluster (3 years) leveraging government funds (INR 1-2 CR per CFC); set up of 30 new enterprises per Cluster; and 20% increase in the number of people employed locally
  • Ensure 15% increased productivity per year, increase in gender inclusion by 10% per year in each Cluster, and 15% increased income per year
  • Developing contact with big retailers
  • Creating standardized systems and processes customized to each stakeholder group (NGOs, artisans, traders, manufacturers and weavers) to ensure sustainability
  • Participate in all meetings held for review of the progress by EDII HO/SRO
  • Any other works assigned by EDII SRO

Maximum Salary: 45,000 to 50,000 INR + VMR

Forward your resume by 25.01.2021 indicating your specialization, experience, expertise and position and location applied for. Please specify your current organization name along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary to:hmi@ediindia.org


EDII INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE POST OF GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Location: Bangalore
Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s/ PG Degree in Fine Art Design, Marketing, Mass communication or related discipline.
  • Must possess at least 2 to 5 years of experience in Graphic designing, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, CorelDraw, Typography, concept, layout, Styling etc.
  • Should possess good communication skills in English, Hindi and Kannada.

Job Description:

  • Design web pages, brochures, logos, signs, books, magazine covers, annual reports, advertisements, and other communication materials.
  • Create these materials by using technology, including computer software programs. Adobe's Creative Suite—including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and more.
  • Meet with clients to gain an understanding of what they want their proposed communications to look like.
  • Conceptualizing visuals based on requirements
  • Create or incorporate illustrations, pictures, and designs to reflect the desired theme and tone of the communications.
  • Select type size and style to enhance the readability of text and image.
  • Produce drafts for review by clients and make revisions based on the feedback received.
  • Review final productions for errors and ensure that final prints reflect client specifications.
  • Creativity work on Instagram, Linkedin and other social media platforms.
  • Ensure projects are completed with high quality and on schedule

Type of Employment: On contractual basis
Salary: Rs. 30,000/- per month
Forward your resume indicating position, location applied, specialization, experience and expertise lastest by 10.01.2021. Also, please specify your current organization name along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary to: coc@ediindia.org


INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE POST OF MASTER TRAINER

EDII invites applications for the post of Master Trainer

Job Location: Kamrup, Assam

Education & Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in Rural Management/ social work/ Economics/ MBA with 02 years’ experience in Micro Enterprise/Entrepreneurship Development/self-employment related schemes and projects
  • The candidate should possess good documentation and reporting skills, high degree of computer literacy, data analysis ability and good communication ability with fluency in English and Hindi

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate day-to-day activities of the Cluster with the Community Mobilizer/ local NGOs
  • Conduct sessions during training on credit management, market linkages, business development, enterprise development, and soft skills and visits to other vibrant clusters and research institutions
  • Engage and ensure capacity building activities of Key stakeholders [Weavers/Artisans/Master weavers/Community Mobilisers]
  • Ensure 15% increased productivity per year, increase in gender inclusion by 10% per year in each cluster, and 15% increased income per year
  • Participate in all meetings held for review of the progress by EDII HO/SRO
  • Any other work/activity as assigned by the Office

Type of Employment: On Contractual basis

Salary: 25,000-30,000 INR+ VMR

Forward your resume indication position and location applied for lastest by 08.01.2021 indicating your specialization, experience, expertise and position applied for. Please specify your current organization name along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary to:hmi@ediindia.org.


EDII invites applications for the post of Admission Counsellors cum Managers

Location: EDII Head Office, Ahmedabad

Qualification & Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Management, Communications or relevant field.
  • Must possess at least 3 to 5 years of experience in counseling and admission process in any technical/management institute.
  • Should possess excellent communication skills, computer knowledge and data analysis.
  • Must possess information about academic and educational ecosystem.

Job Description  

  • Assist in programme promotion and application.
  • Coordinate with faculty members on aspects related to PGP and its admission process
  • Extend support to students in meeting all requirements related to admission processes.
  • Follow up with prospective candidates on a regular basis.

Type of Employment:  On Contractual basis for 11 months; extendable on need and performance basis.

Salary: will commensurate with qualifications and experience.

EDII reserves the right to accept or reject any/all application(s) without assigning any reason(s) thereof.

Forward your resume by December 31, 2020 to: jobs.staff@ediindia.org.


Position: Head-WeAct

WeAct (Women Entrepreneurs Access Connect Transform)
About WeAct

WeAct (Women Entrepreneurs Access Connect Transform) is a national level Body & initiative by Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), supported by Accenture Pvt. Ltd, to provide structured hand-holding support to rural micro entrepreneurs, making their business profitable and sustainable. The Project is expected to cater to 40,000 micro-entrepreneurs up-to 2025. The Administrative expenses for WeAct will be financially supported up to 2022 and it is expected to be self-sustainable later on. WeAct’s Vision is to accelerating transformation in deprived, excluded and vulnerable communities through women entrepreneurs.

Job Description
The core purpose of this role is to provide leadership and direction for WeAct. We are looking for an experienced professional who will work closely with WeAct Advisory and Steering Committee and oversee all operations, functions and activities. Candidate will be the face of the organization, responsible for giving the proper strategic direction and implementing a high quality vision. The position will be on contract with a monthly salary as per the prevailing standards and experience of the candidate.

Location: Bengaluru, Karnataka

Qualification and Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Social Sciences/ Rural Management/ Social Work/ Economics/MBA with interest in working with rural women.
  • Must have minimum 10 years of experience in Chamber of Commerce/ Entrepreneurship Development/ Marketing of Rural produce/ Rural Enterprises/ Women related schemes and projects.
  • Relevant experience in leadership roles in Marketing/ Business Development/ Micro Enterprise/ Entrepreneurship Development / B2B & B2C and Online Marketing.
  • Fluency in both English and Hindi required. Knowledge in other South Indian languages will be an added advantage

Key responsibilities & deliverables:

  • Responsible for leading WeAct in a manner that supports and guides the organization’s mission as defined by the Advisory and Steering Committee
  • Provide thought leadership, innovation and process optimization initiatives of all activities of WeAct
  • Orchestrate the development and implementation of all policies, goals and other activities required by Advisory and Steering Committee
  • Responsible for strategic planning to ensure that WeAct can successfully fulfil its Mission into the future.
  • Responsible for effective administration of WeAct operations.
  • Supervision and overseeing day-to-day performance of all WeAct team members. Coordinate with Retail Business Manager, Corporate Business Manager, Production Manager and IT Manager to align activities of WeAct to the goals set
  • Synthesize best practices and program learnings to strengthen WeAct's institutional knowledge and support thought leadership activities
  • Exercise collaborative efforts with other social service organizations, NGOs, companies, institutions and governments to develop and expand services that benefit our clients, beneficiaries and the community
  • Act as the chief external advocate and responsible for the enhancement of WeAct’s image by being active and visible in the community and by working closely with other professional, civic and private organizations.
  • Represent WeAct at key forums such as meetings and conferences at the state/regional/national level
  • Operate as a positive role model for the culture of the organization; principled and act with integrity.
  • Responsible for fiscal management that generally anticipates operating within the approved budget, ensures maximum resource utilization, and maintenance of the organization in a positive financial position.
  • Track program progress on key indicators according to the M&E framework
  • Responsible for periodic reporting to the Advisory and Steering Committee about the development, implementation and accomplishments of all activities conducted by the WeAct  in keeping with the  programme and goals.
  • Ensure high quality of documents (reports, presentations, proposals etc.) prepared by the team

Interested professional can e mail application form to : jobs.staff@ediindia.org


INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR THE POST OF PROJECT COORDINATOR

EDII invites applications for the post of Project Coordinator

Location: Sual - Kuchi Hajo Cluster, Kamrup, Assam

Qualification & Experience:

  • Post-Graduation in Rural Management/ Social Work/ Economics/ MBA
  • Must have 04 years of experience in Micro Enterprise/ Entrepreneurship Development/ Self-Employment related schemes and projects.
  • The candidate should possess good documentation and reporting skills, high degree of computer literacy, data analysis ability and good communication ability with fluency in English and Hindi.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify and enrol local NGOs [follow EDII norms] with whom community outreach & mobilization and, all workshops and training programmes can be carried out
  • Build network of all stakeholders in the Project
  • Engage and ensure capacity building activities of key stakeholders [Weavers/Artisans/Master weavers/Community Mobilisers]
  • Devise training programmes (120 programmes per year i.e. 10 per month) each of 1-6 days duration based on cluster need on crédit management, market linkages, digital platform, business development, enterprise development, soft skill learning and exposure visits
  • Work in tandem with all stake holders and be responsible for setting up of Common Facility Centre with the assistance of State or Central Government
  • Participate in all meetings held for review of the progress by EDII HO/SRO
  • Any other work/activity as assigned by the Office
  • Should coordinate with Subject Expert to ensure at least 3 new market linkage per year, 15 % additional revenue from export; increase in sales volume by 20 % per year, increase in revenue by 15% per year, initiation of export earnings for those who don't have it and 20% per year for those that are already exporting; participation in 2 international brand promotion and two linkages with big retailers from metro
  • Ensure 25% increase in patronage and at least 10% increase in sales through social media marketing
  • Establishment of at least 1 CFC in Cluster (3 years) leveraging government funds (INR 1-2 CR per CFC); set up of 30 new enterprises in Cluster; and 20% increase in the number of people employed locally
  • Ensure 15% increased productivity per year, increase in gender inclusion by 10% per year in Cluster, and 15% increased income per year
  • Coordinate state, national and international exhibitions, and fairs for promotion of Cluster Handloom Products
  • Creating standardizing systems and processes customized to each stakeholder group (NGOs, artisans, traders, manufacturers and weavers) to ensure sustainability
  • Any other works assigned by EDII SRO

Type of Employment: On Contractual basis

Remuneration: 40,000/-  to 50,000/-  p.m. + VMR

Forward your resume by 05.10.2020 indicating your specialization, experience, expertise and position applied for. Please specify your current organization name along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary to:hmi@ediindia.org


RFP: Engagement of Bamboo Handicrafts (Treatment/Assembling) Related Technology Service provider / Consultant

  1. About the Project:
    Under the aegis of national Mission on Himalayan Studies (Implemented by the Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change), Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Gandhinagar is implementing a project named – “Implementing Bamboo-based Entrepreneurship & Livelihood Development Programme in Tripura”, which is a socio-economic experiment based Action Research Project, during the period 2018-19 & 2019-2020. The geographical location for this pilot-mode implementation is undivided West Tripura District (Now, West Tripura, Khowai & Sepahijala Districts).
  2. Objectives:
    EDII invites Request for Proposal (RFP) from agencies or individual consultants having expertise specific to bamboo treatment processes and bamboo joining/assembling/assembling technology. The main objective of this assignment is to introduce advanced processes related to treatment of bamboo to extend the shelf life of products and to make the products robust and user friendly by introducing advanced bamboo joining/assembling techniques in the project target location of undivided West district of Tripura.
  3. Key Deliverables:
    1. Field visit in project area in undivided West Tripura district to interact with the artisans and micro enterprises to understand their skill level and the problems related to treatment process and joining/assembling techniques.
    2. To understand the existing nature of treatment process and study the existing products and preparation of pamphlet of treatment process and joining/assembling techniques.  
    3. Prototype development of modified marketable products based on existing designs while keeping in mind the nature of craft practised and available bamboo species in the project target location of undivided West district of Tripura.
    4. To provide handholding support to the artisans/micro enterprises during 2 nos. workshops for development of prototypes.
  4. Eligibility Criteria:
    1. The consultant or at least one of the employee of the consulting firm should be empaneled Designer with DC (Handicrafts).
    2. The consultant should have relevant educational qualification (preferably Bachelor/Master in Design/Technology) from recognised institute/ related certificate of the subject concern.
    3. The agency or consultant should have more than 5 years’ experience of similar assignments.
    4. Testimonials and reports might be solicited to verify the same. Complete confidentiality must be maintained for the same.
  5. Time Frame:
    Total duration of engagement will be tentatively for 15 working days or till the work is completed satisfactorily.

The Terms and Conditions may be suitably modified depending on the ground level requirements without bias and decisions will be EDII’s only.

Contact Person:
Interested persons/ organisations/institutions can send their Technical and Financial proposal along with their detail profile and experience in the relevant field. The same can be sent to Dr Sanjay Pal, Senior Faculty and Principal Investigator of the Project at EDII; sanjaypal@ediindia.org (mail to: sanjaypal@ediindia.org).

The last dates for submitting proposal is 10th July, 2020


Inviting Applications for the position of Advisors in Rwanda, Uzbekistan and in other African countries
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Resume may be forwarded to jobs@ediindia.org mentioning post as subject.

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