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ABT Society is seeking to recruit young professionals for exciting career opportunities in rural development in Tamilnadu.
The ABT Society (ABTS) is the ‘community development’ wing of Sakthi Group of Companies which aims at improving the socio-economic status of the farmers through various welfare activities and offer them livelihood opportunities both on and off farm across the different districts of Tamilnadu.
- Grass-root institution building - formation of groups among the milk producers esp. women/small and marginal farmers and landless agricultural labourers
- Create sustainable economic opportunities in dairying and allied activities amongst the farming community.
- Capacity building/training of Group members/linking with institutions - Developing training modules
- Micro credit linkages for IGAs - Educating towards positive credit history - ensuring proper repayment of loans
- Setting up model income generation units- on-farm, off-farm and non-farm livelihood activities
- Mobilizing resources and interfacing with government departments and other stakeholders for the holistic development of the rural communities.
- Thematic clustering of the farmers
- Maintenance of MIS – Groups/ farmers
- Convergence of Government schemes
- Promote extension activities
- Undertake surveys and studies as and when assigned
Graduates or Post Graduates in social sciences/rural management/agricultural science.
Experience & Skills required:
3-7 years of working experience in grass-root institution building, capacity building and setting up income generation units is preferred. Since the nature of assignment involves interaction with farmers and milk producers, fluency in Tamil is a must. This position requires stay in and around the place of work.
Will commensurate with the qualification and experience & will not be constraint for deserving candidate.
Last Date for Application: Interested candidates may apply by December 31, 2011 to the below mentioned address.
The Asst. General Manager – HR & Admin,
62, Dr. Nanjappa Road,
Coimbatore- 641 018
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