Project Director (BPS 19)

October 27, 2021
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Recruitment On Contract Basis Under The Development Project “Extension Service 2.O – Farmer Facilitation Through Modernized Extension”

  • Head of PMU and Project Director of scheme Extension Service 2.O – Farmer Facilitation through Modernized Extension.
  • Member of the Project Steering Committee in the capacity of Secretary.
  • Responsible for Implementation of project through PMU, field staff of Extension wing and Soil fertility of research wing.
  • Responsible for all procurements including the hiring of the services of IT component.
  • Provide leadership to the project having focus on the improvement of service delivery on Extension activities to the farmers at their door step through modern technology.
  • To guide the farmers for the increase of crop production by adopting latest technology/techniques of domestic and international research.
  • Coordinate with District entities of Agriculture Extension and Research Wings and other stakeholders to ensure the implementation of the project as per Implementation plan of the PC-I.
  • Dissemination of latest and modern technology to the farmers through electronic and print media.
  • Ensure quality and substance of periodic monitoring and evaluation requirements.
  • Regular visits in the field for the implementation of the project.
  • Responsible to prepare action plan for the implementation of the project as per TORs.
  • Responsible to prepare physical and financial achievements on fortnightly monthly, quarterly and annual basis and will present as and when required by the higher authorities for inspection and verification.
  • Ensure timely submission of demand of funds, re-appropriation, excess and surrender as per budget schedule and requirement of the department.
  • Responsible to prepare progress report, presentation, financial progress etc. as per requirement of the project.
  • Any other duties assigned by Higher ups.
  • After the completion of the project he will submit PC-IV as well as complete project report in the shape of a booklet covering all events including financial activities for third party evaluation / P&D evaluation.

Age/ Qualification / Experience

  • Minimum 16 years of education (Masters) preferably in Science subjects.
  • Experience: Minimum 20 Years including 05 years on supervisory position.
  • Expertise in HR/Admin, Procurement and Financial flows.
  • Basic knowledge of Government laws/ rules and procedures.
  • Experience in project management
  • Knowledge of mobile applications and telecommunication related communication methods.
  • Understanding in GIS, WEB Portal and databases
  • Maximum age 55 Years

Mode of Recruitment

  • By selection on merit from amongst officers of BS-18 working in Agriculture Department.