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WASSAN (Watershed Support Services and Activities Network), Hyderabad since 1999. WASSAN is a network-based organisation focusing on improving the quality of mainstream programs in natural resources management and livelihoods. It engages actively in policy advocacy initiatives at state and national level mainly related to rainfed agriculture. It also provides field level support services to a large number of watershed development and other programs implemented by the civil society in partnership with communities. Currently WASSAN has around 300 employees spread in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Odisha and Jharkhand.

Interested candidate may apply. Women are strongly encouraged to apply. WASSAN retains the right to withdraw the job at any stage as per its convenience. Advertisement does not mean recruitment.

CEO for ARAKA FPC and Farmer cooperatives in Vikarabad Region

Pargi, Vikarabad District, Telangana

About ARAKA FPC and Farmer Cooperatives
ARKA FARMERS PRODUCERS COMPANY LIMITED has been established in 2018 in which Bhoomi Puthra Farmers Mutually Aided Cooperative Society Ltd, Doma is also part of. It is promoted and monitored by NABARD From the inception, this CSO has been working for the upliftment of farmers by actively working for reducing synthetic fertilizers and pesticides by promoting Natural farming, Multi cropping, millets production etc. They have been part of Telangana Millets mission as a Facilitating Agency during 2018-19. Currently they have been working with close to 200 farmers in promoting Natural farming in Paddy and other food crops such as multi cropping in Pulses and millets and promoting Kitchen gardens for the household nutritional security. WASSAN has been a technical support partner for ARAKA FPC since 2018.

Job Profile:
We are looking for candidates who are passionate to work with farmers especially with Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs), with good communication skill, writing skill along with competency in Accounting and Tally, MS applications including word, excel and PowerPoint. Candidates having prior experience in agriculture/marketing/financial services will be given preference.

2+ Years of experience is preferred. Freshers may also apply.


Roles and Responsibilities:

• Engaging in Agri-Business activities to promote the products and enhance the profit of the FPO.
• Engagement in the promotion and Nurturing of Farmer Producer Organization at Block Level and its Village level institutions and farmer cooperatives.
• Engagement in FPO and its members to make strategies and planning for Indenting, crop Planning, Sale, and Purchase of Produce.
• Regular field visits for providing handholding support to the community resource persons, and farmers around Agriculture and Market linkages of Produce and Input supplies.
• Building strong rapport with the District & Block Agriculture department, establishing linkages in local and Outstation Agribusiness Marketing for input and output supplies and demand.
• Influencing and drawing support from relevant stakeholders.
• Reviewing, monitoring, and tracking activities, preparation of progress report, and Planning.
• Must possess a two-wheeler and a valid two wheelers license.

Graduate in Agriculture/ MBA(Marketing) / Postgraduate in Social Sciences


Desired Candidate Profile:
• MBA in Agriculture Marketing
• Experience in Accounting, Marketing
• Fluent in both English and Telugu
• Previously work experience in FPO

Commensurate with experience and skills.

Age Limit:
Below 35 years

How to Apply:
Interested candidates can apply using this link – https://forms.gle/uTKL9PKEDJYGqveZ7

Last Date to Apply:
15th December 2023

Shortlisted candidates will be intimated for further selection process. The appointing authority retains all rights to reject applications or withdraw this employment offer without providing further information and also reserves the right to recruit or not to recruit the applicants for the position.

MIS Coordinator

Job Opening
MIS Coordinator – Natural Farming based crop value chains – HDFC Bank Parivartan- Satya Sai and Annamayya Districts, Andhra Pradesh

No of Positions
1 (One)

Job Role
Data Systems, analysis and review

Job Location
Kadiri, Satya Sai district, Andhra Pradesh


Reporting to
Project Anchor

About the Project
The project aims to strengthen local circular economy through supporting village enterprises and farmers’ institutions that provide critical backward and forward linkages for transition to Natural Farming and increase in farm incomes across three clusters in Satya Sai and Annamayya districts of Andhra Pradesh. The project scope includes eight themes, all which are centred in a Farmer Producer Organization (FPO) in the given cluster- establishing local seed system, bio-input enterprises, agriculture service centres, develop local commodity and fresh produce value chain, establish village enterprises in post -harvest management and primary processing, PGS organic certification and supporting FPOs.

Job Description
● Ensure effective design, implementation, and maintenance of Management Information Systems tailored to support the project’s goals and objectives.
● Streamline data collection, analysis, and reporting processes, contributing to informed decision-making and efficient project management
● System Design and Development
● Collaborate with project stakeholders to understand data needs
● Establish efficient data collection mechanisms, ensuring the seamless integration of data from various sources.
● Work closely with field teams to implement data collection protocols and standards in project clusters

● Database Management -Develop and maintain robust databases to store project-related data securely.
● Analysis and Reporting-Utilize data analysis tools and techniques to generate meaningful insights.
● Prepare regular and ad-hoc reports for project stakeholders, facilitating evidence-based decision-making.
● Ensure MIS system meet the requirements of Donor reporting with respect to reporting formats, frequency, software etc.
● Conduct training sessions for project staff on the use of MIS tools and systems.
● Ensure Project MIS is consistent with other Project Management Systems/Database at organization level
● Regularly review MIS outputs to identify areas for improvement and optimization.

● Implement robust security measures to protect sensitive project data.


Desired Candidate profile
● Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Information Technology/Computer Science/Statistics/ Data Science or a related field.
● Proven experience in designing and implementing MIS for projects of reasonable scale, preferably in domain of Rural development
● Proficiency in database management, data analysis tools, and reporting software.
● Knowledge of rural development issues and challenges.

Commensurate with qualification and experience.

How to Apply
Interested candidates can apply using the following link – https://forms.gle/syNcUJ9XQuMtuZJy6 by 10 December 2023.

WASSAN is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages women to apply. WASSAN retains the right to withdraw the advertisement at any point in time without any further notice or explanation.

Opportunities with Partners / Networks

We offer internships throughout the year. Interns are not provided any remuneration, food or accommodation. But, they will be equipped with professional skills and provided with a certificate upon successful completion of the internship.

“To new perspectives”


Interning at WASSAN will offer you fresh perspectives you never knew you needed.


WASSAN is operated by a stellar team of practitioners who can help you receive hands-on learning in your chosen field.


Besides, an internship will help you understand how the non-profit ecosystem works and develop leadership abilities. With WASSAN being a well-recognised organisation among reputed educational institutions and corporations, an internship certificate from us will prove to be valuable on your resume.

Thank you for your inquiry about employment opportunities at WASSAN.

Currently, we don’t have any open positions, but if you are interested in possible future opportunities, please apply below

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Plot No. 685 & 686, Street No. 12, Narasimha Swamy Colony,
Nagole, Hyderabad – 500 068, Telangana, India

Contact Us

Tel No: +91 (40) 29555295
Mail: mail@wassan.org


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