Required Chief Innovation Manager
To steer the GIAN team and network of grassroots innovators towards entrepreneurial growth in a viable and sustainable manner and to develop grassroots innovation into market-ready product and take it to the market with due technological interventions through In-Situ Incubation mode. Essential Qualification :MBA/Postgraduate with a degree in engineering, agriculture or allied fields and a minimum of 6 to 8 years managerial and hands-on field experience in a similar position. Desirable: Doctorate degree in relevant areas Emoluments: Consolidated 30,000/- to 60,000/- per month Age: Not exceeding 40 years. Qualification : M.B.A. with engineering, agriculture, forestry, or other background with willingness to travel extensively in rural areas, learn from grassroots innovators and mobilize support for upscaling innovations. Experience in entrepreneurship development is desirable. Knowledge of Gujarati and agricultural systems is also desirable. Candidate should be willing to work in an informal setting without expectations of usual executive privileges. An element of voluntary spirit will be highly appreciated. Responsibilities To identify potential entrepreneurs who may have interest in scaling up grassroots innovations with or without external investment. Mobilize investments in cases where either innovator wants to become entrepreneur or a tie up between entrepreneur and innovator has been achieved. To build a database which helps in harnessing excellence in the formal scientific and technological organizations in public, private and NGO sector for the benefit of small-scale innovators. To network with various stakeholder institutions and individuals to mobilize resources build up the corpus and financial resources of GIAN for venture promotion and technology tie ups and other activities relate to growth of inventive ethics in society keeping environmental compatibility in the focus.
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Interested candidates can download format from our website ( and submit their application in the prescribed format with , photographs, detailed CV, two reference letters, and a note explaining the suitability for the post applied to: Honorary Secretary, GIAN, Bungalow No.1, Satellite Complex, Nr. Mansi Cross Road, Satellite, Ahmedabad: 380015. Alternatively, you may send an email documents at by indicating the name of position in the subject line. . The last date of submission of application is 23rd May 2016. For any query, please e-mail at General terms and conditions: Canvassing in any form will result in disqualification of candidature Applications in proper format without the detailed CV and suitability note will not be considered. Controlling Authority may give relaxation in qualification, experience and the upper age limit in case of outstanding deserving candidates. All positions are contractual and no claim for permanency can be made regardless of the duration of the contract. The number of posts to be filled may vary. The institute reserves the right to cancel the recruitment without assigning any reason. The

  • Qualification: ENGG., MBA, Post Graduation
  • Experience: 6 - 8 Yrs
  • Designation: Chief Innovation Manager
  • Job Type: Full-time Job
  • Industry: Research & Design
  • Functional Area: Research & Development
  • Last Date: 23-May-2016
  • Salary: INR 30000 - 60000 Monthly
  • Job Code: 16Q2000211
  • Posted on: 5/4/2016 6:35:03 AM | Closed on:
Location: Ahmedabad | Gujarat | India