Program Lead- Agri Cooling

Posted By: SELCO Foundation


Middle Mgt (Regional/ Zonal Manager, AVP, State /Regional Head)

Program Implementation

Agriculture & Fair Trade

Job Description

? Anchoring the Agri Cooling initiative of Selco Foundation. ? Building a rapport and coordinating with key stakeholder groups such as local communities, NGOs, and various government departments/ agencies for effective implementation of the Agri Cold Storage program activities. ? Anchoring and integrating the climate lens into research, documentation and implementation of agri cooling technologies and developing strategies for the cooling program across geographies. ? Ensuring coordination with other teams within the organization for smooth implementation of the ecosystem approach and for greater cross-learning. ? Anchoring and delivering on new and innovative ways to communicate key learnings, concepts, processes, and approaches for improved uptake within the organization and outside. ? Developing a robust strategy for outreach andcommunication ? Conducting regular team meetings, as well as program-specific meetings to update all members on best practices and continued expectations. ? Uptake of Recommendations: Engaging actively with various networks, building partnerships with like-minded organizations and key decision-makers to push the recommendations forward through Government organizations, Ministries, Financial institutions, Donors/Investors, and so on. Initiating guideline changes, pilot projects, or implementations in accordance with recommendations.

Eligibility Criteria

Who can apply: ? Minimum of 7 to 10 years of work experience is preferred; supporting leadership and or management. ? Experience in the Agriculture Sector and basic understanding of climate stresses and mitigation through cooling will be an added advantage. ? Strong organizational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail. ? Strong communication skills, both written and oral. ? Experience in connecting conceptual approaches and narratives with ground realities and understanding grassroots problems. ? Demonstrating proactive approaches to problem-solving with strong decision making capability and ability to work in an interdisciplinary and multicultural environment. ? Willingness to learn, grow and develop at personal and professional front, at a rapid pace with a steep learning curve. ? Willingness to travel.

Desired Candidate Profile

Others - Others

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:SELCO Foundation
  • About Organization:SELCO Foundation is an open source, not for profit organization that engages in field-based R&D and ecosystem building for deployment of clean energy solutions that alleviate poverty in tribal, rural and urban poor areas. The organization works in collaboration with practitioners in the social sector, energy entrepreneurs, NGOs from various developmental sectors and educational institutions to link the benefits of sustainable energy to poverty eradication. The organization works across verticals such as energy access, health , livelihoods with practitioners in the social sector, energy entrepreneurs and partners from various developmental sectors.