Project Lead

IIM Calcutta Innovation Park (IIMCIP) invites applications for the position of Project Leads. IIMCIP, a not-for-profit (section 8) company, aims at promoting entrepreneurship and innovation through creation of a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem and helps innovative ideas transform into successful business ventures. Social Entrepreneurship is a focus area for IIMCIP and the incubation support offered to startups includes workspace, mentorship and funding and market connect.

The position of Project Leadinvolves overall project execution, stakeholder management & team management including community relationships, Govt. liaising, CSR and R&R program implementation and village level stakeholder management, Government convergence, Social Incubation and project management.

Requisite & Desirable Skills & Capabilities:

  • At least 15 years of experience in setting up and/or managing a manufacturing business preferably in the food processing or handicraft sector in a leadership position, answerable for the P&L of the unit.
  • Should have expertise in the entire business operations specially in sales and business accounts and should have extensive industry contacts.
  • Will be responsible for providing overall direction and guidance to the team. Will interface with government officials, industry experts and other key stakeholders.

Qualification and Experience: Post-Graduation in Development Studies/ Business Management/ Rural Management/ Accounts/ Economics/ or related fields or a professional degree like CA, ICWA etc. Candidates with good academic record from reputed educational institution is desirable.

Compensation: Will be commensurate with the qualification and experience of the candidate.

 Location: Patna, Kolkata and Guwahati

 Tenure: It is a contractual position for an initial period of two years and renewable thereafter subject to performance and organization’s requirement.

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Last Date to Apply: 10th December 2021