Recruitment for Spices Board invited various post

Walk-in-interview


Name of the post:  Assistant Director, Senior Field Officer, Assistant Library & Information Officer, Export Promotion Officer, Editor, Statistical Assistant, Agriculture Demonstrator.
No. of post: 12 nos.
Apply Mode: Online/Offlne
Last Date: 30-11-2015

Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for the  various post in Spices Board.

Vacancy Details:

1. Assistant Director (Accounts)

No. of post: 01 no. (SC)

Qualifications:
1. CA/ICWA/CFA/ACS/MBA (First Class) with specialization in Finance from a recognized University.

2. 2. Two years experience in Computer based accounting.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 30 years as on 1st October 2015 Relaxation in upper age limit will be applicable for ST candidates as per rules.

Scale of Pay : PB-3: Rs.15600-39100 + GP Rs.5400

2. Assistant Director (Marketing)

No. of post: 02 nos. (UR)

Qualifications:
1. First Class Degree from a recognized University/Institution
2. First Class Post Graduate Degree/ two year Post Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Business Management, Business Administration with specialization in Marketing/Foreign Trade from a recognized University/Institution.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 30 years as on 1st October 2015

Scale of Pay : PB-3: Rs.15600-39100 + GP Rs.5400

3. Assistant Director (Cyber Security& Marketing)

No. of post: 01 no. (UR)

Qualification
1. 1st Class B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science/ Information Technology/Electronics & Communication/ Applied Electronics & Instrumentation from a recognized University with 4 years experience in IT Infrastructure Management, Linux & Windows Server Administration, Networking, Database Administration, Unified Threat Management (UTM) and IT/Data Security (Servers & Software)

OR

1st Class Masters Degree in Computer Application/Computer Science with 4 years experience in IT infrastructure Management, Linux & Windows Server Administration, Networking, Database Administration, Unified Threat Management (UTM) and IT/Data Security (Servers & Software)

Desirable :
1. Two years experience in Cyber and Data Security in IT projects.
2. Working knowledge on vulnerability assessments, system security design process authentication & authorization, system integration, risk, management, intrusion detection, configuration control, auditing
3. Certifications in CISA(Certified Information System Auditor) or CISM (Certified Information Security Management)  or CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professionals) or ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or ISC2 Certified Authorization Professional (CAP) or CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP).

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 35 years as on 1st October 2015.

Scale of Pay : PB-3: Rs.15600-39100 + GP Rs.5400

4. Senior Field Officer

Number of Post : 01 nos. (ST)

Qualifications: 
1. Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture/Forestry from a recognized University with minimum 6 OGPA out of 10
OR
M.Sc in Botany with first class (60%) from a recognized University.
2. Two years experience in the production development of agriculture/horticulture crops
3. Computer literate with knowledge of computer fundamentals and working knowledge in Windows/Linux operating system, word processing, electronic worksheet, e-mail etc.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Scale of Pay : PB- 2: Rs.9300-34800 + GP Rs.4600

5. Assistant Library & Information Officer

Number of Post : 01 no. (UR)

Qualifications: 
1. Post graduate Degree from a recognized University.
2. Degree in Library Science from a recognized University
3. Five years experience in Library work in a College/University/Govt. Library in any other Institution of repute.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 35 years as on 1st October 2015

Scale of Pay : PB-2: Rs.9300-34800 + GP Rs.4600

6. Export Promotion Officer

Number of Post : 03 nos. (UR)

Qualifications: 
1. First Class Graduate Degree in Statistics/ Commerce/Economics from a recognized University/Institution.
2. Post Graduate Degree/Diploma in Marketing/Business Administration/Commerce/Agriculture Business Management from a recognized University / Institution
3. Computer knowledge and familiarity with software tool for statistical design/ analysis, word processing and Electronic worksheet.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 30 years as on 1st October 2015

Scale of Pay : PB-2: Rs.9300 – 34800 + GP Rs.4200

7. Editor

No. of post: 01 no. (UR)

Qualifications: 
1. First Class Degree from a recognized University
2. Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Journalism/ Communications/Public Relations from a recognized University
3. Two years experience in Journalism/Communications/Public Relations
4. Computer literate with knowledge of computer fundamentals and working knowledge in Windows or Linux Operating System, Word Processing, Electronic Worksheet, sending/receiving e-mail etc.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 30 years as on 1st October 2015

Scale of Pay : PB2: Rs.9300-34800 + GP Rs.4200

8. Statistical Assistant

Number of Post: 01 no. (ST)

Qualifications: 
1. First Class Post Graduate Degree in Statistics/Agricultural Statistics from a recognized University.
2. Computer knowledge and familiarity with software tool for statistical design/ analysis, word processing and Electronic
worksheet.

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 30 years as on 1st October 2015, Relaxation in upper age limit will be applicable for ST candidates as per rules.

Scale of Pay : PB-1: Rs.5200 – 20200 + GP Rs.2800
.

9. Agriculture Demonstrator

Number of Post: 01 no. (ST)

Qualifications: Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture/Botany/ Forestry from a recognized University with 1st Class (60%) or minimum 6 OGPA out of 10..

Place of Posting : Anywhere in India

Age : Not more than 30 years as on 1st October 2015 Relaxation in upper age limit will be applicable for ST candidates as per rules.

Scale of Pay : PB-1: Rs.5200-20200 + GP Rs.1900

Application Fee and Mode of Remittance
SC/ST/Female/Ex-servicemen/PWD candidates are exempted from fee payment and Rs.400/- for others. Fee is Non-refundable.
Application fee has to be remitted only through Demand Draft drawn in favour of the Secretary, Spices Board payable at Kochi, Kerala
.

HOW TO APPLY
Candidates residing in North East & Sikkim Region can apply through online as well as offline mode. Candidates from other parts of India shall apply only through online mode. The weblink for the online submission of application is as follows:
http://112.133.204.82/sb_application/

Candidates residing in North East/Sikkim region who would like to apply through offline mode may download the prescribed form of application from the following link: http://www.indianspices.com/admin/homeFiles/applicationformat.pdf

Instructions to the candidates
1) Applications without supporting documents/Demand Draft or applications received after the prescribed date shall not be entertained.

2) Before applying, candidates should ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria for the post. Applicants may check whether the post is un-reserved or reserved. If applying for posts against reserved vacancies then make sure that it is suitable for the category/community the applicant belongs to.

3) Candidates applying for more than one post should submit separate application form for each post.

4) Candidates are advised to keep their e-mail ID and mobile number active for receiving communications from the Spices Board.

5) The centre for written test, once submitted, cannot be changed later and hence this has to be opted carefully.

6) Allocation of test centres would be done at the discretion of the Spices Board, subject to availability of sufficient number of applicants opting for the respective test centre. The Spices Board, however reserves the right to cancel any of the Examination Centres if there are insufficient number of candidates.

7) To prove Identity, Age, Address, Qualification, Experience, Community, Special category, etc., candidates have to produce original documents while appearing for Group Discussions or Presentations or interviews.

8) In case it is detected at any stage of recruitment that a candidate does not fulfill the eligibility norms and / or that he/she has furnished any incorrect / false information or has suppressed any material fact(s), his / her candidature will stand cancelled. If any of these shortcomings is/are detected even after appointment, his/her services are liable to be terminated

9) Decisions of the Spices Board in all matters regarding eligibility, conduct of test, detailed test and selection procedure would be final and binding on all candidates. No representation or correspondence will be entertained by the Board in this regard.

10) Any legal proceedings in respect of any matter of claim or dispute arising out of this vacancy notification and/or an application, tests etc. in response thereto can be instituted only in Kochi and courts at Kochi only shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction to try any cause / dispute.

11) Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.
12) The application fee(s) paid shall neither be refunded under any circumstances nor be held in reserve for any other application.

13) The eligibility of applicants with respect to age, Educational qualification, experience etc. will be determined as on 1st October 2015. The period of experience in a discipline/area of work, wherever prescribed, only after the date of acquiring the essential qualification will be counted.

14) In case of candidates who do not have the required class or % of marks or CGPA/OGPA for the prescribed qualification, the class or % of marks or or CGPA/OGPA obtained at a higher level qualification (in the same discipline), if any, shall be considered if it meets the requirement.

15) Information related to changes in date of submission of application (if any), date and venue of written test and result of written test etc., will be published in Board’s website  www.indianspices.com. Candidates are advised to regularly visit www.indianspices.com for details and updates.

16) Applicants employed in Govt. Departments/PSUs/Autonomous bodies should forward their applications through proper channel and must produce No Objection Certificate (NOC) from their employer at the time of final selection phase. In case, the
candidate fails to produce the NOC, his/her candidature will not be considered.

17) The number of vacancies indicated against each category is provisional and may vary at the time of selection. Spices Board reserves the right to shortlist applicants for Group Discussions/Presentations/Interviews.

18) Wherever CGPA/OGPA in a degree is awarded, the candidates will have to produce document indicating equivalent percentage of marks as per norms adopted by the University/Institute at the time of final selection phase.

19) Selected candidates are liable to be posted anywhere in India.

20) The Spices Board reserves the right to modify/alter/restrict/enlarge/cancel the recruitment process, if need so arises, without issuing any further notice or assigning any reasons therefor. The decision of the Management will be final and no
appeal will be entertained against this issue.

21) The post of Assistant Library & Information Officer is ad-hoc & does not guarantee regularization or further extension after completion of the tenure.

22) All queries/issues regarding submission of application etc. are to be addressed to the Secretary, Spices Board only through e-mail: [email protected]

23) SC/ST candidates will be reimbursed to & fro second class sleeper railway/bus fare by shortest route. SC/ST candidates are requested to e-mail their travel claim for appearing in the tests/ final selection phase along with the bank details (Bank name, account number & IFSC Code), scanned copy of the caste certificate and scanned copy of the tickets to [email protected] . The e-mail regarding reimbursement may be addressed to the Secretary, Spices Board. There is no need to send any hard copy to the office for the claim of same.

Last date for applying online is 30th November 2015
Last date for receipt of hard copy of application(s) by post from the candidates residing in the locations (Except Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of J&K State, Spiti District & Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep) in the Spices Board Head Office is 15th December 2015.

Last date for receipt of hard copy of application(s) by post in Spices Board Head Office from the candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of J&K State, Spiti District & Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep is
31st December 2015.

The candidates may send the application (print out of the application duly signed by the candidate in case of online submission), relevant supporting documents, Demand Draft and copy of caste certificate in an envelope superscribed as “Application for the post of————–.” addressed to:
The Secretary, Spices Board, Sugandha Bhavan, Palarivattom P.O., Kochi – 682025, Kerala