INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 129/2017
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
Interdisciplinary program in Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
16MNRE003 :"IMPLEMENTATION OF 70 LAKH SOLAR STUDY LAMPS IN THE STATES OF ASSAM, BIHAR, JHARKHAND, UTTAR PRADESH AND ODISHA (THROUGH EESL & IIT BOMBAY)"
(Ministry of New And Renewable Energy)
About the project: The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India has sanctioned a scheme to disseminate 7 million solar study lamps to school children in the states of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, and Uttar Pradesh.
The project is about providing clean light for study purpose to rural school-going children through solar study lamp & localization of solar energy through skill and knowledge transfer to local people and creating livelihoods through their involvement in assembly, distribution and repair-maintenance of solar study lamps.For more details please visit www.soulsiitb.in
1.MBA in Agri-business Management /Rural Management / Marketing & Finance or Post Graduate Diploma in Rural
Management with minimum 2 years of experience.
2.Relevant experience in activities regarding sales and marketing of products in the rural market segment.
3.Relevant experience in working with off-grid renewable energy products is desirable.
Enterprise Sales & Marketing
1.Design, recommend and implement innovative marketing activities through identification of trade channels and segments.
2. To develop innovative business plans in order to increase sales.
3.Designing and managing innovative marketing strategy for the business by identifying new and existing competition in the sector.
4.Develop alternate channels such as NGOs, SHGs and government backed initiatives and thereby customizing the delivery mode depending upon the customer.
5.Coordinate with Zonal Execution Agencies and Block Execution Agencies for various operational aspects of the company. 6.Forging partnerships with relevant stakeholders for expansion of the business.
Position & Salary
Project Manager (5 Post
) Consolidated salary Rs.50000 - 70000/- p.m.
1.MBA (rural management)/ MSW/ Postgraduate in Social Sciences or
equivalent degree with 6 Years of relevant experience.
2.Knowledge of MS Office, Google Sheets.
3.Preference also will be given to candidates with adequate knowledge of the state culture and language.
4.Preference also will be given to candidates with adequate working experience with SRLMs
State In Charge- Operations for Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh
1.Overall in-charge for the supply chain operations in the respective State.
2.Coordination with IITB and other stakeholders for effective implementation.
3.Setting up and managing the supply chains in the respective State, including setting up of zonal agencies Assembly-Distribution (A-D) centers, after-sales service centers and the operations therein.
4.Coordination for identification & partnering with zonal and block level agencies.
5.Ensure quality by compliance to quality control standards.
6. Planning of activities and events related with trainings, A&D setup, after-sales service aligned with the guidelines provided by the IITB.
7. Coordination with & monitoring of Zonal partners and A-D centers to ensure effective implementation of activities as per the plan and defined standards.
8. Identify problems at the zonal level and resolving it.
9.Submitting quarterly progress reports for the state and other reports to IIT
10.Willingness to travel to project locations.
11.Any other related responsibilities, as assigned.
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
17th July, 2017
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
Asstt. Registrar (R&D)
1.All Heads/In-charges of the Departments/Schools/Centres/Sections.