Field Officer - This position requires extensive travelling in Urban & Rural areas

Posted By: Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust (BYST)


Not Specified


Rural and Urban Development

Job Description

Job Responsibilities

  • Stage 1 : Awareness / Training

  • Market the scheme in the targeted people area.
  • Implement the outreach activities for sourcing potential entrepreneurs with the various NGO’s, Vocational Training Centers, Government Agencies etc. 
  • Make presentations about BYST to potential entrepreneurs.
  • Identify appropriate channels for sourcing. 
  • Source potential entrepreneurs with viable business proposals.
  • Perform initial screening of potential entrepreneurs for providing financial assistance for starting / expending tiny business ventures.
  • Counsel & guide potential entrepreneurs on various options available for setting up small businesses.

  • Stage 2 : Awareness 

  • Counsel and guide potential Entrepreneurs through business volunteers on various options available for setting up small businesses
  • Bring in those referred - to BYST for the workshop
  • Maintain database of all awareness gen done, counselled & MIS reports
  • Assist Project Coordinator in organizing various workshops, trainings and planning
  • Ensure a coordinated and collaborative approach is undertaken among project partners at field-level /in implementing project interventions and achieving desired outcomes
  • Act as a field level representative, as called upon by the Project Coordinator during review meetings, evaluation and discussions.
  • Provide additional support to Project Management Unit as required.





Eligibility Criteria


Should be a Graduate in any discipline preferably from Finance or Social Work.

Preference & Age Limit

No preference on gender; however, age should be between 22 & 30 years


Should have 1-5 years of experience in Field work - preferably in marketing financial products, community development schemes.

Experience in Marketing of Financial Products / services or Insurance would be preferred. 

Required Skills – Should possess

  • Good Communication (Verbal & Written)
  • Good command over Regional/Vernacular language
  • Good Interpersonal & Co-ordination skill
  • Proficient knowledge in MS-Office Application software
  • Ability to make Public Presentations effectively
  • Professional Ethical Standards to deliver

Preferred skills

  • Desirous of achieving targets
  • Flair to travel in Rural & Urban areas of operation 
  • Should have entrepreneurial attitude and be a Self-Starter
  • Able to work individually to initiate and complete tasks

Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - MSW

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust (BYST)
  • About Organization:BYST is an not-for-profit-organisation. It works for entrepreneurship development