National Innovation Foundation-India
Job Role: National Innovation Coordinator/Scientist F
Total Post: 02
Essential Qualifications: First Cl Masters Degree in Science or Bachelor’s Engineering/Medical Science/ Management with minimum 12 years research/management experience out of which six years should be in value addition and product development based on grroots innovations; business development and commercialization of innovation based products/technologies.
Desirable Qualifications: Ph.D in Science or Master’s degree in Engineering/ Medical Science/Management Demonstrated competence in coordinating with public and private sector R&D institutions and farmer innovators to add value in innovations; developing product development plans and helping grroots innovators, mobilizing funds from different schemes within and outside the country, In addition, the person should also have the ability to coordinate with various management institutions, mentors and incubators to mobilize management support for grroots innovators; with private and public sector industrial and financial institutions and ociations to link innovations with investment and enterprise, and build mentoring teams, market research, entrepreneurship etc.
Monthly Remuneration: 37400-67000 (Grade Pay- Rs. 8900/-)
Job Role: Senior Innovation Officer/Scientist D
Total Post: 02
Essential Qualifications: First Cl Masters Degree in Science/ Social Science or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with eight years research experience out of which four years should be in scouting, documentation, verification of grroots/rural innovations and traditional knowledge practices etc
Desirable Qualification: Ph.D in Science/ Social science or Master’s Degree in Engineering Demonstrated competence in coordination with innovators, farmers, rural institutions, voluntary organizations for scouting, documentation, verification of technologies will be additional qualification.
Monthly Remuneration: Rs. 15,600 – 39100 (Grade Pay- Rs. 7600/-)
Job Role: Innovation Officer/Scientist C
Total Post: 04
Essential Qualifications: First Cl Masters Degree in Science/M communication or Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computers with four years experience in writing, editing and dissemination of information about traditional knowledge and innovations; and /or website and multimedia content management.
Desirable: Ph.D in Science/M Communications or Master’s Degree in Information Technology, Computers Demonstrated competence in MIS, network management for an innovation based organization
Monthly Remuneration: Rs. 15600-39100 (Grade Pay- Rs. 6600/-)
Age Limit: Not exceeding 35 years for the posts of Innovation Officer/Scientist ‘C’, 40 Years for Senior Innovation Officer/Scientist D, 50 years for the post of National Innovation Coordinator/Scientist ‘F’. The upper age limit is relaxable for the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, the Ex-service men, Other Backward Cles, Physically Handicapped and other special categories of persons in accordance with the orders issued by the Central Government from time to time. In this regard the controlling authority may relax the upper age limit in case of highly experienced candidates in specialized areas.
Steps to apply for the position:
1.The number of posts to be filled may vary. The institute reserves the right to cancel the recruitment without igning any reason.
2.The prescribed essential qualifications are minimum and the mere possession of the same does not entitle candidates to be called for interview.
3.The selected candidates are liable to serve anywhere in India.
4.The persons with disabilities are also allowed to apply though no vacancies are reserved for them. Such candidates will be considered for selection for appointment to the posts by general standards of merit.
5.Candidates working in Government Departments / Public Sector Undertakings / Autonomous organisations should apply through proper channel.
6. CANVASSING IN ANY FORM WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION OF CANDIDATURE. Candidates can send applications in the prescribed form (please download the same from our website www.nifindia.org) along with a detailed CV, pport size photograph, sample of work/reports, two reference letters, and a note explaining the suitability for the post applied, To The Executive Vice Chairperson, National Innovation Foundation-India, Satellite Complex, Jodhpur Tekra, Premchand Nagar, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380 015, Gujarat, India .Last date for submitting the application form will be 31st Aug 2011.
Note: Applications without the suitability note will not be considered. The application format can be downloaded at http://www.nif.org.in/.
Application Deadline: 31st August, 2011.
More Information: http://www.nif.org.in/join_us
Address of the organization:
The Executive Vice Chairperson,
National Innovation Foundation-India,
Satellite Complex, Jodhpur Tekra, Premchand Nagar,
Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380 015, Gujarat, India.
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