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About the Department

Invest India is the National Investment Promotion and Facilitation Agency. It is a joint venture between the Department of Promotion for Internal Trade & Industry (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and State Governments. It hosts teams working with various Govt. initiatives such as Make in India, Startup India, AGNIi, and PMG.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with a national platform in a start-up like setup. We are a young organisation looking for candidates that are passionate about India.

 

Key Responsibilities

The candidate will be responsible for monitoring and management of various projects and initiatives/reforms under National infrastructure Pipeline, Project Development Cell, Investment promotion, Sagarmala, Maritime Vision, FDI, Coastal shipping, Sagartat etc. The broad scope of work will be as follows: -  

  • Collect data of all projects under operation as well as under implementation from all major ports and other implementing agencies. Review the progress updates provided by implementing agencies/ports and seek clarifications, if required. 
  • Identification of various issues causing a delay in project progress and escalating the same. 
  • Examination of all project issues from contract/legal/finance/project management perspective and prepare a draft of requisite communications 
  • Prepare presentations on project status/data, as required. Also Prepare monthly expenditure plan, monitor expenses and bring deviations to the notice of senior management for further action. 
  • Assist in the appraisal of all new project proposals/initiatives including financial analysis, project concept review, etc. 
  • To assist in RFP creation, vendor research and selection, contract negotiations and transition management
  • Identify sources and gather and compile data and information for the preparation of documents, guidelines, speeches, and position papers. 
  • Provide administrative support in monitoring budget preparation and the finances of programmes/projects. 
  • Prepare all documentation/reports for all schemes/ projects of ministry. 
  • Advise on long-term and short-term strategy to enhance the investments in ports and new avenues in ports. Also, to assist in implementing the said strategy. 
  • Analysis of different operating parameters of ports and develop a strategy to improve port performance/efficiency. 
  • Monitor all the projects under implementation at Major Ports. 
  • Assistance in-Building a strategy for promoting investments in ports & shipping sector.  
  • Increasing visibility of India at international levels and strengthen maritime relations 
  • Increasing visibility of India at international levels and strengthen maritime relations 
  • Identifying new potential foreign investors and approaching them in a focused, structured manner for investments in the Shipping sector 
  • Organize Industry stakeholder forums by connecting with relevant domestic and international stakeholders. Promotion of investible projects and enhancing visibility of these projects in investor fraternity.
  • Identify sources and gather and compile data and information for the preparation of documents, guidelines, speeches, and position papers. 
  • Provide administrative support in monitoring budget preparation and the finances of programmes/projects

 

Qualifications

  • Experience in Maritime sector – Ports, Shipping, Waterways, Logistics sector sectors preferred.
  • B-tech and Masters degree from a reputed institution (preferably IIM/IIT) 
  • At least 4 years of full-time work experience at a leading Corporate/Consulting firm.
  • Knowledge of Public Private Partnership and policies in India and globally.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently take responsibility of delivering key results.
  • Strong Communication, Research and Analytical skills
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