Small Farmers’ Agribusiness Consortium (SFAC), a Society under the administrative control of Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Govt. of India, invite application for 2 posts of Deputy Director (Project Development Facility) in the revised pay scale of Rs.67,700–2,08,700 (level-11 as per 7th CPC) on deputation basis for implementation of various Schemes of Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers’ Welfare. Interested candidates may visit website address: for full details and apply

The last day for receiving the applications at the SFAC office address above is 45 days from the date of notification in Employment News.

Small Farmers’ Agribusiness Consortium (SFAC) is a Society under the administrative control of Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India. SFAC is implementing the Central Sector Schemes of Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India. The objective of the Scheme is to facilitate this process by aggressively promoting agribusiness projects through its project Development Facility and Venture Capital Assistance Schemes, establishing forward and backward linkages with farmers, providing assured market to their produce thereby generating rural employment and doubling farmers’ income.

Applications are invited for appointment to the following post on deputation (including short-term contract) basis possessing the qualifications as mentioned against post for its Head Office located at New Delhi

1. Deputy Director (Project Development Facility) – two posts: Rs.67,700-2,08,700/- of 7th CPC (Level-11) Officers of Central/State Govts./ Central/State Autonomous Bodies/Public Sector Undertakings possessing the following qualifications:

(i) Holding analogous post on regular basis; or with five years regular service in a post in the Pay Band-3, Rs.15,600-39,100 with Grade Pay of Rs.5,400/- (Revised Pay scale of Level-10 of 7th CPC) or equivalent; and

(ii) Minimum ten (10) years experience out of which at least five (05) years should be in appraisal, financing, monitoring, execution etc. of projects preferably in agri-business/ agro-processing/ agromarketing/ agro-allied projects.

General Conditions:

The maximum age-limit for appointment on deputation (including short-term contract) shall not be exceeding 56 years as on the crucial date for determining eligibility. Maximum period of deputation shall be three (3) years. The candidate who fulfils the above eligibility conditions may apply through proper channel in the enclosed application form.

Candidates can also send advance copy which shall be considered only after getting NOC from the employer/through proper channel. The selected officers are entitled for allotment of quarters available with SFAC.

The application should reach in 45 days from the date of Notification in Employment News to the Managing Director, Small Farmers’ Agri-Business Consortium, NCUI Auditorium Building, 5th Floor, 3, Siri Institutional Area, August Kranti Marg, Hauz Khas, New Delhi -110016 clearly stating “Application for the post of Deputy Director (PDF).

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Small Farmers' Agri-Business Consortium Head Office: NCUI Auditorium Building, 5th Floor, 3, Siri Institutional Area, August Kranti Marg, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016. (T) +91-11- 41060075, 26966017, 26966037 (F) +91-11- 26862367