FPO Coordinator

Posted By: Rajarhat Prasari


Junior Management

Program Implementation

Livelihood/Skills Development

Job Description

Location: West Bengal

Position: Subject Matter Specialist (FPO Promotion)

No of Position Vacant: 3

Type of Job: FPO Promotion and development, Business development, Market linkage, Technical Support

Reporting Person: Team Leader / Location Anchor

Period of Contract: Initially six months’ probation period, after successful completion of the probation period the contract will be renewed based on performance.

About the Organization:

PRASARI (legal name Rajarhat PRASARI) is a non-profit organization registered under Societies Registration Act, West Bengal. The organization has been established in 2007. PRASARI has been working in West Bengal’s four agro-climatic zones (hill, terai, coastal saline, and red-lateritic) via field-based teams of experts and also started imparting spring shed management work in cooperation with the state government of Meghalaya. To support the majority of the vulnerable people’s livelihoods dependent on natural resources. PRASARI believes in collaborating with the government and influencing the implementation of their flagship programmes, which respond to the requirements of marginal families and their resources.

Roles and Responsibilities:

1. Cadre building for FPO promotion

2. Formation of FPO

3. Market Study, analysis and market linkage

4. Preparation of BDP

5. Capacity building of BOD

6. Reporting and documentation Qualification & Experience:

1. M. Sc in fishery science/ Horticulture/ Forestry, MBA in Agri-Business Management, Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management / Marketing

2. Willingness to work at the grass root level

3. Be very energetic and have self-learning abilities with flexible working hours Essential Quality:

4-8 years of working experience in FPO promotion.

Remuneration: Negotiable based on candidate’s qualifications and relevant experiences.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We encourage gender-neutral approach, physically challenged candidates as well as candidates from marginalized communities to apply for this position.

Apply within 15 June 2023 with an updated CV and cover letter to prasarirecruitments@gmail.com.

Applicants with relevant experience are most likely to be contacted for the interview. Immediate joining for the position is preferred.

Location: Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Birbhum, Jharkhand, West Bengal

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Rajarhat Prasari
  • About Organization:PRASARI (legal name Rajarhat PRASARI) is a voluntary Organization registered under Societies Registration Act, West Bengal. The organization has been established in 2007, led by professionals to work with and for the rural families towards their secured and sustainable livelihoods and wellbeing. PRASARI has been working with over 19000 rural families across variety of agro-climatic regions in West Bengal, India, through its field based teams of Professionals.