Roles & Responsibilities:
To prepare business plans for agri business companies in the area of input supplies, post harvest processing, food processing, food marketing and farm management services segment etc.,
To prepare strategic plans for the Government sponsored projects in the area of food chain development, agri business clusters, commodity clusters and food market promotion ventures.
To carry out research and prepare periodical reports in various segments of food chain management including food retailing.
To coordinate management development programs in the area of food chain management, agri business management and food retail management, conducted in association with Cornell University.
To explore opportunities for creating new enterprises in the emerging area of food technology or work with existing enterprises for converting lab scale technologies to industrial scale technologies.
To monitor sponsored research projects that are managed by Sathguru involving public and private institutions and generate periodic progress report relating to such projects.
2 to 5 years experience in Agri Input advisory/Life Sciences practice of consulting firm.
Advanced degree in Agribusiness Management plus significant demonstrated experience in project implementation is preferred.
Superior writing and oral communication skills with a particular ability to translate scientific concepts into language easily understood by the nonscientist community.
Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to attend to detail and work independently.
e. Self-starter who can work under pressure, manage multiple projects and details, meet inflexible deadlines on own initiative and find creative solutions to problems.