Field Officer (Mentoring) - 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

  • Preferred MBA – Marketing or MSW in rural & urban development (NGO/Social Work/ CSR project background)
  • Work experience can be from Product Marketing, Banking, Micro Finance ets 
  • Minimum 2-3 years of experiences in any social work industry 
  • Good knowledge in Skill Development Programs, Training, Banking Financials  
  • Work with Volunteer Business Mentors from the SME sector in promoting entrepreneurship
  • Source potential mentors from service clubs such as Rotary, Lions, Business associations, etc. and make presentations about BYST to potential mentors
  • Coordinate in identification, recruitment, orientation and training of mentors
  • Assign roles to mentors as per their expertise and facilitate the same
  • Recognize, Rewards & Retain mentors
  • Conduct meetings of mentors through regular chapter meetings
  • Assign mentors to all entrepreneurs and facilitate such relationships, track relationships, renew or reassign if required. 
  • Follow up with mentors for effective mentoring of BYST supported entrepreneurs.
  • Organize support services such as business skill development training, business seminars, exhibitions, get-togethers, marketing support etc. for the BYST supported entrepreneurs.
  • Work on nominations for various national and international awards
  • Maintain database of all Mentors
  • Prepare MIS reports to Management

Eligibility Criteria

Team Size to handle

Not applicable – it is an individual contributor role


Should be a Graduate in any inter-discipline  

Preference & Age Limit

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


Minimum of 4 – 5 years of experience working with volunteers – preferably in SME sector 

Minimum skills required – 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

Other essential skills

  • Ability to profile entrepreneurs and mentors and write case studies
  • Flair to travel in rural & Urban areas of operation 
  • Able to work individually to initiate and complete tasks
  •  Must possess Digital Skills such as MS Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, Teams, Outlook, etc), Google mails and knowledge of Collaborative Video tools such as Skype, Google Meet, etc) 

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