The M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) was established in 1988 as a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M. S. Swaminathan. The Foundation aims to accelerate use of modern science for agricultural and rural development for development and dissemination of technology to improve lives and livelihoods of tribal and rural communities. MSSRF follows a pro-poor, pro-women and pro-nature approach and applies appropriate science and technology options to address practical problems faced by rural populations in agriculture, food and nutrition.
The Foundation works in the areas of Natural Resource Management, Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Food, Nutrition and Livelihood Security and Skill and Capacity Development using modern Information and Communication Technologies. MSSRF is present in six states of India. Please visit our website for more information. https://www.mssrf.org

Job Code:
PA1DA14621K

Job Description:

The incumbent will need to travel to various rural areas in Kerala and assist the Project Coordinator in all the field level responsibilities in implementing a Holistic Rural Development Programme in Ernakulam District. It is essential the incumbent will understand, read and write Malayalam as he/she has to work with the local people. Knowledge of English is required as the project involves preparation of reports, data collection and interacting with staff of MSSRF at various levels. Experience in Project planning, management, organizing meetings, and workshops is desirable.

Minimum Qualification and skill sets:

Any Graduation with 3+ years field experience in implementation of development projects. Exceptional candidates with good grassroot level experience will be also preferred irrespective the qualifications. Good communication skill in Malayalam. Natives will be considered with priority.

Desirable qualification:
5 years field experience in development activities for graduates/10 years grassroot level work experience for non-graduates.

Remuneration:
Rs25,000 consolidated

No. of Positions : 1
Mode of Application :

MSSRF is an equal opportunity employer. Application should include full biodata and two references who have close familiarity with the professional strength and character of the candidate. Incomplete application will be rejected. Application must clearly indicate “PA1DA14621K ” with Job code.

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The M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) was established in 1988 as a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M. S. Swaminathan. The Foundation aims to accelerate use of modern science for agricultural and rural development for development and dissemination of technology to improve lives and livelihoods of tribal and rural communities. MSSRF follows a pro-poor, pro-women and pro-nature approach and applies appropriate science and technology options to address practical problems faced by rural populations in agriculture, food and nutrition.
The Foundation works in the areas of Natural Resource Management, Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Food, Nutrition and Livelihood Security and Skill and Capacity Development using modern Information and Communication Technologies. MSSRF is present in six states of India. Please visit our website for more information. https://www.mssrf.org

Job Code:
PA1D14621K

Job Description:

The incumbent will need to travel to various rural areas in Kerala and assist the Cluster Coordinator in all the field level responsibilities in implementing a Holistic Rural Development Programme in Ernakulam District. Other responsibilities include, providing inputs for stakeholder selection, data collection – as required by the programme, stakeholder follow-up for activities, distribution of support materials to stakeholders; baseline and endline data collection, data support to Cluster Coordinators, trainings assistance, photo and video documentation. It is essential the incumbent will understand, read and write Malayalam as he/she has to work with the local people.

Minimum Qualification and skill sets:

Any Graduation and a minimum of 2 years of experience in mobilizing communities for development programmes. Exceptional candidates with good grassroot level experience will be also preferred irrespective the qualifications. Natives only will be considered.
Desirable qualification:
5 years field experience in development activities for graduates/10 years grassroot level work experience for non-graduates.
Remuneration: Rs16,000 consolidated
No. of Positions : 2
Mode of Application :

MSSRF is an equal opportunity employer. Application should include full biodata and two references who have close familiarity with the professional strength and character of the candidate. Incomplete application will be rejected. Application must clearly indicate “PA1D14621K ” with Job code.

Click here to Apply