Job Title : Research Volunteer for Value Chain ideas
What is the specific Project? Drishtee has a mission to facilitate development of rural community organizations and delivery of business services to demonstrate a model of sustainable living on the planet. While farming has been a major livelihood option for rural communities, the returns have been diminishing. Drishtee aims to help develop micro business models in the form of value chains in the field of farming, food processing, textile and handicraft. These value chains would work in hub and spoke format and offer livelihood support to micro enterprise groups, mostly consisting of women. Drishtee’s business services relate to provisioning of supply chain and market access support.
Why is this important to your organization? Value chains is an integral part of our new approach and this will lead to develop an eco system for Micro Enterprises.
What is the goal? To identify and document 10 best value chain ideas.
Job Function: Research
What tasks will you want the volunteer to do ?
Primary research on Web
Design the template to document the ideas
Conduct survey to validate the potential of ideas
Document the ideas
Location: Drishtee Noida Head Office
Duration & Time : Full Time for 1-3 months
Desired Skills & Expertise :
Language Requirements : English and Hindi
Education Requirements : MSW / Any other degree in Rural Development /PG
Experience : Some exposure of Rural projects
Skills : Good command on computer, Internet Search and Office tools
Interests : Enterprise development
Housing & Meals : Applicable ( Shared accommodation )
Certificate: Applicable upon successful completion of your tenure
Laptop: Organised by the volunteer
Mobile reimbursement : Applicable as per organization’s policy
Travelling allowance: Only Official expenses are covered by Drishtee upon agreement with the mentor.
Supply chain Management
English is mandatory
Research, Goal focused, Proactive, analytical ability, keen interest in value chain / supply chain management.
Training is provided, accommodation is provided, meals is provided, travel reimbursements for field visits is provided.