Field Officer

Posted By: Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust




Social Entrepreneurship

Job Description

Job Responsibilities


?      Stage 1 : Awareness / Training


o  Market the scheme in the targeted people area.

o  Implement the outreach activities for sourcing potential entrepreneurs with the various NGO’s, Vocational Training Centers, Government Agencies etc.

o  Make presentations about BYST to potential entrepreneurs.

o  Identify appropriate channels for sourcing.

o  Source potential entrepreneurs with viable business proposals.

o  Perform initial screening of potential entrepreneurs for providing financial assistance for starting / expending tiny business ventures.

o  Counsel & guide potential entrepreneurs on various options available for setting up small businesses.


?      Stage 2 : Awareness


o  Counsel and guide potential Entrepreneurs through business volunteers on various options available for setting up small businesses

o  Bring in those referred - to BYST for the workshop

o  Maintain database of all awareness gen done, counselled & MIS reports

o  Assist Project Coordinator in organizing various workshops, trainings and planning

o  Ensure a coordinated and collaborative approach is undertaken among project partners at field-level /in implementing project interventions and achieving desired outcomes

o  Act as a field level representative, as called upon by the Project Coordinator during review meetings, evaluation and discussions.

o  Provide additional support to Project Management Unit as required.










Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - BSW

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust
  • About Organization:Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust, (BYST), as the name suggests, is a platform for empowering Indian youth to turn their business ideas into profitable enterprises, with guidance and support of a mentor. With an aim to channelize the power of India’s youth towards economic development, BYST’s principles are based on the famous words of Mr JRD Tata- “If we touch one life, it has the potential to transform the lives of a billion people”. A unique non-profit organisation, we are a perfect blend of the Prince of Wales Youth Business Trust (PYBT) and India’s age-old, time honoured, ‘guru-shishya’ tradition, where-in mentors train, support, monitor and help young aspiring entrepreneurs. By adopting the ancient guru-shishya “parampara”, BYST mentors instill values and a sense of self-confidence in their respective mentees. This dream project of Ms Lakshmi Venkatesan over 25 years ago, today we have spread our wings across the nation, supporting and mentoring thousands of young entrepreneurs.