Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India

Jobs at EDII

 
VACANCIES UNDER HANDMADE IN INDIA (HMI) PROJECT 
 
1.     Subject Matter Expert
 
Education & Experience:B.Tech in Handloom & Textile Technology or any other Professional with 04 years’ experience in the field of working in handloom clusters.
 
Place of posting: Salem (Tamil Nadu).
 
Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with Project Coordinator, Master Trainer and Community Mobilizers for implementation of the Project
  • Be responsible for the technical inputs for 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 standardizing 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
 
Forward your resume by 30.07.2019 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:rajan@ediindia.org&  hmi@ediindia.org
 
2.     Master Trainer 
 
Education & Experience:BA/BBA/B.Com./M.Com/MSW with 02 years experience in Micro Enterprise/Entrepreneurship Development 
 
Place of posting: Salem (Tamil Nadu).
 
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
 
Forward your resume by 30.07.2019 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:rajan@ediindia.org &  hmi@ediindia.org
 
Salem Contact address:
 
Rajan T Nair
Project Coordinator
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
369, Sakthinagar
Behind SP Bungalow
Salem 636007
Mobile No: 9847484648

FACULTY POSITIONS

EDII invites applications for Faculty positions on regular/contractual basis from candidates with specialization in the areas of Entrepreneurship/ Economics/ Finance/ Management or in related fields like Family Business Management, Cluster Development, and Project & Technology etc. with extensive experience in conducting academic programmes/ training /research / documentation /project work/extension work etc. in the areas mentioned above.

EDII takes pride in its top quality product portfolio, the details of which are available on its website www.ediindia.org. 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.

  1. Faculty/ Assistant Professor
    1. Academic Qualifications & Experience
      • Ph. D. with 03 years’ relevant experience at PG level              OR
      • M.Phil/MBA with 07 years’ relevant experience at PG level     OR
      • M.A/B.E/LLB  with 08 years relevant experience at PG level   OR
      • Out of the total post qualification experience at least 03 years of experience should be at the level of Associate Faculty/Senior Lecturer in reputed academic institution.  
    1. Publications
      • The candidates should have published research work or should have made noteworthy contribution in research work/studies
        OR
        The candidates should have developed independent research material of high order.
      •  
  2. Associate Faculty
    1. Academic Qualifications & Experience
      • Ph. D.                                                                                                       OR
      • M.Phil/MBA with 04 years’ relevant experience at PG level                     OR
      • Post Graduate/B.E/LLB  with 05 years relevant experience at PG level   OR
      • Out of the total post qualification experience at least 03 years of experience should be at the level of Assistant Faculty/Lecturer in reputed academic institution.
    1. Publications
      • The candidates should have published research work or should have made noteworthy contribution in research work/studies 
        OR
        The candidates should have developed independent research material of high
      •  
  3. Assistant Faculty
    1. Academic Qualifications & Experience
      • M.Phil/MBA with 01 year relevant experience at PG level
      • Post Graduate/B.E/LLB  with 02 years relevant experience at PG level
Forward your resume before 25th July 2019 indicating your specialization, experience and expertise. Please specify your current organization along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary and position applied for, to: jobs@ediindia.org



RESEARCH ASSOCIATES

EDII invites applications for the post of Research Associate.
  1. Academic Qualification & Experience
    • BE/MBA/Master’s Degree with 3-5 years of experience and expertise in entrepreneurship/ self-employment/ skill development/ management training can apply for the position of Research Associates.
    • Incumbent must be willing to travel within and outside state.  Should possess excellent communication skills and be well versed in English, Gujarati & Hindi. Computer skills essential.  
  2. Job Description:
    • Help manage project activities and schedules
    • Help review, edit, and adapt project/research materials, as directed
    • Write drafts of project report/research papers
    • Provide varied administrative assistance
    • Assist with tasks assigned by RO as needed
    • Strong writing skills
    • Knowledge of research methods 
    • Highly organized and efficient with ability to deliver tasks quickly and of high
    • quality
    • Strong initiative: self-starter with good follow through
    • Ability to multitask in a new environment
    • Resourceful, willing to learn on the job
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  3. Type of Employment: Necessarily Contractual.

Forward your resume within 15-days indicating your specialization, experience and expertise. Please specify your current organization along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary and position applied for, to: jobs@ediindia.org


ASSISTANT MANAGER

EDII invites applications for the post of Assistant Manager (Publicity, Promotion and Publications)

The applicant must possess a degree in Journalism / Mass Communication with 3 to 4 years of experience in the field.  Must be proficient in computer operations with exceptional command over verbal and written English communication. Salary will commensurate with experience. 

  1. Job Description:
    • Developing press releases for events organised on campus/outside campus
    • 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 seniors
  2. Type of Employment: Contractual.
Forward your resume within 15-days indicating your specialization, experience and expertise. Please specify your current organization along with the details of designation, current salary drawn and expected salary and position applied for, to: jobs@ediindia.org
Project Officer-Cum-Trainer (Code: POT) at Raigad and Pune districts of Maharashtra

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Ahmedabad is implementing the project “UDAYA – Promoting entrepreneurship amongst women from Affirmative Action (AA) Group i.e. dalit & tribal communities and Self-Help Groups (SHGs) through a dedicated entrepreneurship development program (EDP) in Raigad and Pune districts of Maharashtra” under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative of TCL. The basic objective of project is to develop entrepreneurial capacity and business resources among women from SC/ST, Weaker Sections and SHG members for sustainable income through enterprise creation. Various activities will be implemented under the project like Field Assessment;  Networking with stakeholders; Short listing of business ideas & Project profiling; Mobilization of target group; Promotional Campaign to Create awareness and sensitization through Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp; organizing Women Entrepreneurship Development Programmes; Hand Holding Support and Monitoring & Documentation.

EDII is inviting application for appointment on contractual basis for ‘Programme Officer-Cum-Trainer’ from experts, experienced resource persons in the field of Entrepreneurship Development.

Project Location: Raigad and Pune District (Maharashtra). Office location will be Alibaug (Dist. Raigad)

Project Period: Two and Half Years (30 Months). The first year will be focused in Raigad district.

Responsibilities:

  • To coordinate and successful timely execution of all project related activities.
  • To mobilize target group and act as a link between stakeholders at the community level and EDII.
  • To assist whenever required in carrying out survey/research reports.
  • To collect data and systematically maintain all the relevant project documents & records for Management Information System (MIS). 
  • To maintain and timely submission of administrative and accounting documents.
  • Documentation of project activities.
  • To report regularly on the status of the assigned initiatives
  • Any other responsibilities assigned by reporting officer / superiors.

Basic Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 to 3 years’ experience in conducting Entrepreneurship Development activities
  • English and Marathi language and computer proficiency
  • Minimum educational qualification is graduation
  • Remuneration is negotiable as per the experience

Forward your resume to psolanki@ediindia.org on or before 25th July, 2019


Empanelment of Experts, Individuals, Institutions

Under the aegis of the National Mission on Himalayan Studies (Implemented by the Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change), the Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII), Gandhinagar is implementing the project – “Implementing Bamboo-based Entrepreneurship & Livelihood Development Programme in Tripura”, which will be a socio-economic experiment-based Action Research project, in the period 2018-19. The geographical location for this pilot-mode implementation is in undivided West Tripura district (Now West Tripura, Khowai & Sepahijala Districts).

EDII is inviting applications from experts, experienced resource persons, institutions for empanelment under the following categories:

Position 1) Empanelment of Business Development Services Providers or BDSPs (Marketing, Branding, Legal, Design, Bamboo Technology, IPR)

    1. Terms:
      1. Individual persons and institutions (recognised under law) are both welcome to register.
      2. The cadre of BDSPs will act as an important link in connecting the entrepreneur community with national and international business ecosystem
      3. They will support the project through their technical expertise and will be linked to the community for future sustainability of their availability even after the completion of the project.
      4. They will not be deemed to be employees of EDII.
    2. Qualifications:
      1. Relevant educational qualifications (marketing, legal, design, bamboo technology)
      2. Professional experience – more than 5 years.
      3. Experience in business laws ? SPC (Section 8 Company formation), GI registration, IPR law, Tax law, DPR preparation.
      4. Experience in marketing? creating/consulting towards forming of marketing consortium – logistics, procurement, and sales.
      5. Experience in bamboo technology innovation and bamboo design.
      6. Experience in creating logo and brand building

Position 2) Empanelment of Expert/Advisor for consulting EDII towards developing EDP prototype (pro bono publico):

    1. Terms:
      1. The expert/advisor will help EDII in developing its flagship EDP programme and customizing the same for operationalizing in the project area.
      2. Involved in guiding EDII Tripura field team for implementing the training modules, awareness generation, and community engagement.
      3. Involved in developing study materials for the EDP module in English, and local vernacular.
      4. The period of advisory support will not exceed 2 months in total.
      5. S/he will be engaged on pro bono publico basis and will be entitled to an honorarium and eligible expenses on reimbursement basis as will be deemed appropriate.
    2. Qualifications:
      1. The expert/advisor needs to have substantial experience in EDP programme development and implementing them both nationally and internationally. Ideally, s/he needs to be a certified trainer from reputed international organisations (e.g. International Labour Organisation, etc)
      2. S/he should have significant domain knowledge of the EDP ecosystem in India and especially in the North East Region.
      3. Prior experience of engagement with EDII will be added qualification.

Position 3) Empanelment of EDP Trainers

    1. Terms:
      1. EDII will provide the training of these trainers (ToT)
      2. They will conduct the EDP trainings during the course of the project
      3. The cadre of trainers thus created will remain embedded in the local community and will act as independent trainers for the community even after the completion of the project.
      4. They will not be deemed to be employees of EDII.
    2. Qualifications:
      1. Experience in entrepreneurship development and related training.
      2. Preference will be given to local EDP trainers.
      3. Experience of community engagement.
      4. Knowledge of local languages (Bengali, Hindi, Kokborok) besides English

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

Contact Person:
Interested persons/ organisations/institutions can send their application for Empanelment 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

The last dates for submitting application are, as under:

For Position 1: 31st July 2019
For Position 2: 31st March 2019
For Position 3: 30th June 2019


Applications Invited (contractual positions)

  • Graphic Designer (All publicity material) cum Secretary
    Candidates with graduation, preferably in Fine Arts, with proficiency in Coral-draw, Page-maker, Photoshop and DTP can apply. Must possess 3-5 years of experience in designing. Administrative work such; filing, maintaining records, handling mails and related secretarial work will also have to be carried out. Salary will commensurate with experience.

    Resume may be forwarded to jobs@ediindia.org mentioning post as subject.



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