Government Job vacancy at ICAR-IIMR for SRF, Program Manager

Job vacancy at IIMR (Indian Institute Of Millet Research) for 3 Posts at Senior Research Fellow (SRF),Research Executive and Assistant Business Manager (Program Manager) – Nutrihub.

The vacancies will be filled by a walk-in Interview on the mentioned date to be held at Nutrihub, ICAR – Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad.


The Indian Institute of Millets Research (ICAR-IIMR) is located at Rajendranagar (Hyderabad, Telangana, India)

It is an agricultural research institute engaged in basic and strategic research on sorghum and other millets. IIMR operates under the aegis of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR).

It conducts agricultural research on millet breeding, improvement, pathology, and value addition. IIMR coordinates and facilitates sorghum research at the national level through the All India Coordinated Research Projects on Sorghum (AICRP on Sorghum) and provides linkages with various national and international agencies.

It was founded in 1958 first established under the Project on Intensified Research on Cotton, Oilseeds, and Millets (PIRCOM) and was engaged in research on important dryland crops such as sorghum, castor, groundnut, pigeon-pea, and cotton as well as sorghum-based cropping systems.

The institute paved way for agricultural research in India during that time. The institute has now been upgraded as ICAR – Indian Institute of Millets Research in 2014.

Job vacancy at IIMR (Indian Institute Of Millet Research) for 3 Posts at Senior Research Fellow (SRF),Research Executive and Assistant Business Manager (Program Manager) – Nutrihub.

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Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
  • Master’s degree in the Food process engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Agricultural and Process Engineering/ Food Technology/ Food Sciences and Nutrition/ Food Chemistry and allied fields.
  • Candidates having Post Graduate degree in Basic Sciences with 3 years of Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of Master’s degree should have NET qualification and 2 years of research experience.
Rs. 31,000 + HRA (HRA as per ICAR rules)
Research Executive
  • Master’s degree in Food Chemistry or Biochemistry/ Agrl. Biotechnology/ Instrumentation and allied fields. Candidates with Postgraduate degree in Basic sciences.
Assistant Business Manager (Program Manager) – Nutrihub
  • MBA/ M.Tech/ PGDM/ Equivalent Master Degree in Agri-Business/ Finance/
    Marketing/ Agri Marketing/ Agri Economics/ Economics/ Technology Commercialization/ Food
    Technology/ Entrepreneurship from Recognized Institute/ University.
Rs.70,000/- (Consolidated)



Senior Research Fellow (SRF) NAIF-ZTMC
  • Experience in FMCG/ Food Sector, basic knowledge in cereals processing machinery,
  • working knowledge on designing of machinery/ modification using software like Auto CAD/ solidworkspostharvest machinery, primary processing machinery, also able to handle lab equipment,
  • ability to analyze statistical data and documentation skills.
  • Proficiency in English, and sufficient knowledge in MS-Office and computer usage.
  • Willing to travel
Research Executive APEDA
  • Experience in handling and maintenance of lab equipment and instrumentation, process standardization, food analysis, data compilation and analysis.
  • Able to resolve basic problems at lab.
Assistant Business Manager (Program Manager) – Nutrihub RKVY-RAFTAAR
  • Track record of running programs and managing people,
  • Ability to analyze businesses and their potential growth,
  • Experience with Startup Ecosystem or been a founder or initial employees of startup gets extra points
  • Prior experience at incubators or investment firms will be preferred,
  • Skills in research, documentation and proficiency in English is an added advantage
  • Competence in working with multidimensional & multicultural environment is desirable Experience: At least 2-3 years in Technology Commercialization, Supported Incubators, Assessment, Evaluation of Projects Startups and with experience in sharp ecosystem, and Entrepreneurial nature & industry/ Incubation experience (Agri/ Food sector preferred).


  • Coordinating with Executive Management in helping setup infrastructure, process and program for a strong Incubation offering.
  • Attract, Identify and select potential incubates/ startups for the incubation program
    and able to design and execute programs for nurturing startups.
  • Able to run marketing & promotional campaigns to source startups for Incubation program. β€’ Assist startups in the areas of strategy, business plan development, market analysis, company registrations & understand the requirements of startups and build a mentoring relationship through the mentor pool. β€’ Define deliverables, their timelines and monitor progress of startups.
  • Define, build and finalize client agreements and all other compliance work around incubators and startups.
  • Signing of MoUs and build networks with key partners that will strengthen the
    incubator. Promote IIMR to attract the best startups and help build and shape the brand image.
  • Creating relations with investment network and help startups to raise investments.
  • Plan & implement for ongoing events around Startups to make IIMR a hub for startups
  • Should gather data from internal and external resources, compile them and present them CEO.
  • Need to give presentations of the data they have collected and explain how it can help the project in making strategic plans for profitable business & revenue generation in future.
  • Should be able to analyze the market for potential buyers and the demand.
  • Work with students, Faculty and Management to ensure entrepreneurship and innovation become an integral part of our system.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with ecosystem enablers, investors, government bodies,
    service companies etc.
  • Should be able to organize Board meetings and make presentations to clientele/
    stakeholders covered with respect to strategic plans & revenue generation plans for sustainability of
  • Should be able to draft proposals for Grant in aids & specific documents for other institutions.
  • In addition, assist the CEO with the duties assigned from time to time.

πŸ“ How to Apply

  • The vacancies will be filled by a walk-in Interview on the mentioned date to be held at Nutrihub, ICAR – Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad.
  • DATE: On 30th November 2022 from 10:00 A.M
  • VENUE: At Nutrihub, ICAR – Indian Institute of Millets Research, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad.
  • Interested and eligible candidates are required to send their application form (attached), CV along with qualification and experience certificates scanned copies as a single pdf to before 25.11.2022, 5:00 pm.
  • CLICK HERE to download the application form.

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  • Come prepared with a vision document, in brief, It should have a definite revenue
    generation plan for Nutrihub for the next five years (this should be prepared for discussion with the panel).
  • Take all the original certificates at the time of the interview for verification.
  • Report for registration from 09:30 AM on the date of the interview.
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