Livelihood Expert

Posted By: Darbar Sahitya Sansada


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Program Implementation


Job Description

DSS is going to implement the Developing Self-sustaining and Resource-efficient Sustainable Aquaculture Scalable Model project supported by GIZ with a key objective of creating sustainable aquaculture options for the small and marginal fish farmers. It avails technical services for initiating/expanding freshwater aquaculture with a focus on doubling production, more income, more job, food and nutritional security through resource-saving sustainable aquaculture Practices.

Responsibilities and Core Scope of Tasks:

1. Identify the 240 Community Resource Persons

2. Identify the 3600Fish farmers in block areas.

3. Identify the 48 Community Resource Person trainers.

4. Proofread and make copies of documents

5. Any work can be assigned by the management as per the requirement.

Required Qualifications, Experience and Competencies:


• Any Graduate from a reputed institute.

• Bsc. In Aquaculture/Agriculture/Horticulture or allied sectors are preferred.

Professional Experience:

• A minimum of 1-3 years of working professional experience in CSO/INGO/ Govt. in a comparable position (ideally with international environment) having experience.

Additional Competences:

• Proficient computer skills, advance Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and advance Excel)

• Willingness to upskill as required by the tasks to be performed – corresponding measures are agreed with management



Approximately 76800 in INR/ EUR 960 for one individual consultant for 60 days. TA/DA will be separate and as per organization policy.

Age Limit – 22 – 40 Years

Last date of receiving application: 31 August 2022

• Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

• DSS promotes Gender Diversity – Applications from female professionals are encouraged.

How to Apply: Interested candidates must apply using the Google Form with their latest

• Updated CV

• A statement of suitability for this position

• A maximum of 2 pages note on one of the topics given below:

Aquaculture, in your assessment, is practiced in different ways with different impacts on the environment and economic performance.


Using a cluster approach, how would you help small aquaculture farmers gain access to better knowledge and finance to improve their fish production and income?

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Darbar Sahitya Sansada
  • About Organization:DSS works with agrarian, tribal and forest dwelling community to deal with food and livelihood security of these marginalized section of society. These communities are critically dependent on agriculture and forests for livelihood and face the growing threat of losing their livelihood options due to fast depleting resources like land and forests