CEO of FPO in Bihar

APMAS,Bihar , India
Job Summary

Job Description


Mahila Abhivruddhi Society (APMAS)

Position:  Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Farmer Producer Organization (FPO)
Location: Andhra Pradesh & Telangana Districts

Roles & Responsibilities
1.    Be responsible and accountable to the Board of Directors & Office Bearers of the FPO 
•    Assist the Board in formulation of goals, strategies, plans and policies
•    Ensure different legal compliances like Board meeting, GB meeting, bookkeeping, audit, annual returns etc as directed by the Board
•    Ensure all required reports as required by the Board and external support agencies 
•    Managing day-to-day affairs of the FPO
•    Discharge such other functions as may be delegated by the Board

2.    Services to members under the overall guidance of the BoD 
•    Identifying opportunities for business of the FPO / welfare of members, studies, business plan development and operationalization of the business plan
•    Provide different services to the members as per direction of the Board. Such services include marketing of the produce of members, input supply to members, productivity enhancement services etc
•    Information, training & orientation to members
•    Resource (financial, technical) mobilization for the FPO
•    Ensure setup of / access to different required infrastructure for the FPO

3.    Organizational systems and compliances 
•    Maintain proper books of account; prepare annual accounts and audit thereof; place the audited accounts before the Board and in the annual general meeting of the Members
•    Recruit other staff, on direction of the Board, monitor their performance 
•    Establish and operationalize different required systems in the FPO – Accounting & Bookkeeping, Monitoring & MIS, Production, Marketing, Governance, HR etc.,
•    Dealing with support agencies, contracts / MoU, coordinate with them.
•    Work closely and report to APMAS FPO team.

Eligibility Criteria
•    Master’s degree in Agricultural & Allied and Agri. Business, related specialization
•    Knowledge on local Language, Arithmetic, Analytical, Sales & Marketing, Management, Commodity market / Agricultural trading, Documentation & Computers
•    Strong oral and written communication / negotiation skills in Telugu and English
•    Ability to work independently to achieve performance objectives and deliverables
•    Excellent skills in MS Office, MIS, Communication systems  and social media
•    Work in a team and promote team spirit and culture 

Interested candidates may please apply on the ‘APMAS-HR recruitment page’ by clicking on or may visit APMAS vacancies page at
Note: APMAS is an equal opportunity employer. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or other legally protected characteristics. All selections are on merit. Qualified women candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.