Business Development Support Providers (BDSP)

Posted By: Jharkhand State Livelihood Promotion Society


Junior Management

Program Implementation


Job Description

Two BDSPs are required for OSF office at Kathikund block of Dumka district/Jharkhand.This office extends its support to rural SHG entrepreneurs who need financial and advise support for their businesses.This office is a part of JHARKHAND STATE LIVELIHOOD PROMOTION SOCIETY funded through World Bank for making rural people indulge in more than two livelihood options and basically involves non farm activities.

Basic requirements of BDSPs are:--

a.Capable of communicating in the local dialect(Santhali/Khorthaa)

b. Between 21-45 years of age

c. Minimum class 10th pass, preference may be given to candidates with

higher educational qualifications

d. Should have a working knowledge / aptitude for maths and business


e. Local women SHG members are preferred

f. Prior experience in entrepreneurship will be given preference

BDSPs shall provide the following services to the entrepreneur:

a. Business ideation and conceptualization for growth

b. Handholding support to initiate / grow business

c. Conducting viability assessment and preparing business plans for growth

(specifying loan requirement, repayment duration, and repayment schedule)

d. Facilitating setting-up, running and growing an enterprise

e. Entrepreneur training

f. Market and business linkages

g. Ensure necessary regulatory compliances such as Udyog Aadhar, FSSAI, PAN,

GST etc.

h. Linkages with schemes of other Ministries and Departments

i. Ensure maintenance of financial books of records and tracking business

performance against benchmarks

j. Ensure enterprises follow governance protocols (particularly for group

enterprises) for transparency and smooth operations

k. Facilitating insurance for the entrepreneur and enterprise assets.


The remuneration structure of the cadre will be fixed pay (subsistence allowance) plus

variable pay. The variable pay will come from fee earned from task based worked

done for OSF and fee from entrepreneurs.

Fixed pay

The fixed subsistence allowance (not higher than INR 3,500 per month).

This will also take care of travel and communication allowance for travel within the block.

Variable Pay

The BDSPs shall earn incentives on instalment repayment,business plan preparation and approval,enterperises survey,growth in business etc

Total remuneration would thus amount to Rs 8000/- per month(Maximum).

Location: Dumka, Jharkhand

Eligibility Criteria

Not Specified

Desired Candidate Profile

Graduation - Graduate-Other

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Jharkhand State Livelihood Promotion Society
  • About Organization:The Rural Development Department of Government of Jharkhand (GoJ) has established a separate and autonomous society named as “Jharkhand State livelihood Promotion society”(JSLPS) which works as a nodal agency for effective implementation of livelihood promotion in the state.JSLPS is also the nodal agency for implementation of National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) Project in state of Jharkhand . NRLM has an ambitious mandate Conceivably, the largest poverty reduction programme for poor in the world, The national Rural Livelihoods Mission aims at reaching nearly 70 million rural households of India, It aims to reach out to all rural poor families and link them to sustainable livelihoods opportunities. It will nurture them till they come out of poverty and enjoy a decent quality of life.

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