MSSRF invites applications for Agribusiness Specialist, Chennai – Apply by January 14, 2012

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M.S.Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) has all along been developing and following a pro-nature, pro-poor, pro-women and pro-sustainable on-farm and non-farm livelihoods through appropriate ecotechnology and knowledge empowerment.

Job description:
MSSRF is looking for an experienced candidate who will facilitate establishment of successful agribusinesses for farmers as part of various its projects. This job requires assessing agribusiness potential suited to particular project site, preparing business plan, and setting up sustainable farmers / producers organisations.


  • Post Graduate Degree in Management/ Agribusiness/ Rural Management or other relevant/similar disciplines.
  • More than 3 years of relevant experience of working in similar capacity and similar job profile
  • Good understanding of financial statements and financial modeling in Excel
  • Must have good command over written and spoken English, knowledge of Hindi and Tamil is highly desirable.
  • Good project management, project documentation and relationship management skills

MSSRF is an equal opportunity employer. Women candidates are encouraged to apply. Interested persons may send their application to Manager (Pers. & Admn), the below mentioned address or by email to below mentioned email id with an updated CV, current Compensation, names and addresses of two referees.

Last date of application: January 14, 2012

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Contact details:
Manager (Pers. & Admn),
M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation,
3rd Cross Street,
Institutional Area,
Taramani, Chennai 600 113



January 14, 2012 12:00AM