MOFPI Young Professional Recruitment 2023 – Eligibility, Salary, IMP Dates, Application Form, Apply Online

The Ministry of Food Processing Industries – MOFPI Young Professional Recruitment 2023. Read more to know Eligibility, Salary, IMP Dates, Application Form, Apply Online and all details.

The Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) is a ministry of the Government of India responsible for the formulation and administration of the rules and regulations and laws relating to food processing in India. It was established in 1947 and is headquartered in New Delhi. MOFPI is hiring Young Professionals under the PLI Scheme for the Ministry of food Processing Industry.

MOFPI Young Professionals (Finance) – 2

Job description :
To assist in matters related to PLI Scheme for FPI (PLISFPI), examination of proposals related to release of grants, financial matters, etc.

Qualification: MBA(Finance) or PGDBM (Finance)

Experience: One-year post qualification

MOFPI Young Professionals (Food Technology) – 1

Job description :
Examination of proposals received under PLISFPI on Food technology and Food Processing aspects

Qualification: Master’s Degree in Food Technology/ Food Processing Technology

Experience: One year post qualification

Desirable: Persons with additional qualification in project
management or research experience, published papers in reputed
joumals will be preferred.

Work Experience: Minimum of one year in project management or
other areas relevant to the job description.

Other Attributes: Candidates should have good working knowledge
of technology based skills on the computer and ability to work on ICT
applications. They should also possess good communication and
interpersonal skills.

Age limit

Candidates should be below 35 years of age as on 01.07.2023.



A consolidated amount of 60,000 per month. There shall be an annual increase of 5,000/- subject to satisfactory performance on the basis of Annual Performance Report.


  • No TA/DA shall be admissible for joining the assignment or on its completion.
  • No TA/DA shall be payable for attending the interviews/written test.

YPs may be asked to undertake domestic tours for which TA will be allowed for traveling by rail in AC Two-tier.

Reimbursement for Hotel accommodation of up to COO per day; reimbursement of taxi charges of up to Z 150 per diem for travel within the city
and reimbursement of food bills not exceeding Z700 per day will be allowed during tour.

Other Allowances: No other facilities such as DA, accommodation,
residential phone/ conveyance/ transport, foreign travel, personal staff,
medical reimbursement, CGHS etc. would be admissible to the YP.

Tax Deduction at Sources (TDS): TDS as admissible shall be deducted
from the monthly remuneration of YPs. A TDS certificate shall be issued by
the concerned DDO on demand.

Important Dates

MOFPI posted 3 vacancies on 27 July 2023 and the last date to apply is 18 August 2023.

Job Description and Responsibilities

Job entrusted to YPs would require demonstration of proven academic credentials, professional achievements and
leadership qualities. They shall be required to provide high-quality inputs in areas such as –

  • Cross-checking of the proposals for disbursement of the incentive
  • Preparation of Agenda items for meetings
  • Tracking and disbursal of claims to the Companies
  • Maintaining of proper database related to scheme
  • to assist in conduct of the meeting, preparation of minutes, etc.
  • Assessment of reports received from companies under PLI and maintain records.
  • Examination of finance related issues
  • Examination of reports relating to food processing plants of companies.
  • To map the physical and financial progress of the projects sanctioned.

Place of Posting: New Delhi

Period of Engagement: Initially for a period of 1 year (can be extended up to 3 years – one year at a time depending on requirement/vacancy within Ministry).

Leave: Leave of 8 days shall be allowed in a year on a pro-rata basis. The leaves shall accrue to them on completed month basis calculated from their date of joining on pro-rata basis.

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Attendance & Working days:

The working hours of the professionals shall be same as the regular
employees working in the Ministry. No extra remuneration shall be allowed
for working beyond office hours or on Saturdays/ Sundays/ Gazetted
holidays. Compensatory leave in such cases shall be at the discretion of the
AS/JS of the division.

The attendance shall be marked in the manner prescribed.

An YP shall not draw any remuneration in case of his/her absence beyond 8
days in a year (Calculated on pro-rata basis).

Selection Procedure:

All the applications received will be scrutinized. Scrutiny Committee will be
headed by Additional Secretary (Administration). The scrutinized/shortlisted
applicants will be called for personal interview at Panchsheel Bhawan, New
Delhi before a three-member Selection Committee headed by Additional
Secretary (Administration), FPI with Joint Secretary (PLI) and Director (JK)
will be the members. Direct interview will be held if number of shortlisted
candidates remains up to 20 numbers.

If more than 20 candidates are shortlisted by the scrutiny committee, then a
written test as well as interview will be held. The weightage of written test and
interview will be in the ratio 70:30.

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How to apply

The application for MOFPI Young Professional Recruitment 2023 should be submitted to this Ministry by 18.08.2023 at the following address, by email and post:

Shri Vikram Kesharee Pradhan,
Deputy Secretary,
Ministry of Processing Industries
Panchsheel Bhawan, August Kranti Marg,
New Delhi – 110049


Aspiring candidates are advised to fill details of an active email ID and frequently. Check it since any communication in the matter will be made through email only.

Application form format 

The application form for MOFPI Young Professional Recruitment 2023 is given below.

MOFPI Young Professional Recruitment 2023 - Eligibility, Salary, IMP Dates, Application Form, Apply Online

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