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Center of Excellence for Khadi, CoEK

Last Date - 02-07-2021
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Center of Excellence for Khadi, CoEK

The Centre of Excellence for Khadi has been conceived by Ministry of MSME to address the needs of the Khadi & Village Industries (KVIC) in India. The objective is to help Khadi Institutions (KIs) to effectively design, produce and market high quality differentiated khadi products in the Indian and global market. CoEK is envisaged to be a centre for experimentation to innovate and design khadi fabrics for apparel, accessories and home fashions. The CoEK will be set up at 5 NIFT campuses as a Hub & Spoke Model.

Post Name Head - Apparel
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 1.6 lakhs to Rs. 1.8 lakhs pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Fashion/Apparel Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should be an experienced fashion designer with knowledge of working with Khadi and handloom textiles. At least 12-15 years of experience with a reputed retailer/ designer/ own design label, post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Skills required : 

  • In-depth understanding of fabrics, designs and knowledge of the local and global market; abreast with trend forecasts, conversant with cuts and silhouettes; and experience of participating in fashion shows/trade fairs.
  • Ability to manage a team of designers/ studio.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Head - Textiles
Pay Rs. 1.6 lakhs to Rs. 1.8 lakhs pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Textile Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should be an experienced Textile Designer who understands the different genre of handloom textiles of India and the technicality of Khadi and handloom fabrics. He/She should have worked with handloom/ Khadi weaving clusters.
At least 12-15 years of experience with a reputed retailer/ exporter/designer/ craft sector/ own design label, post- professional qualification from a reputed Indian/International institute.

Skills required : 

  • In-depth understanding of different types of weaves, traditional designs and prints from various regions of India.
  • Ability to manage a team of designers/ studio.
  • Good understanding of hand crafted techniques/ block printing/ hand embroidery for value addition for high end domestic and international market.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Head – Marketing and Branding
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 1.6 lakhs to Rs. 1.8 lakhs pm
Educational Qualification

Postgraduate in Fashion Marketing and Management or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should have an experience in handling fashion marketing and communication with a reputed organization. He/She should have handled institutional marketing for textiles/ apparel.
At least 12-15 years of experience with a fashion retailer/ fashion brands post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International management institute

Skills required : 

  • In-depth understanding of branding, positioning, handling of different kinds of media and its application, and good knowledge of social and digital media.
  • Strong analytical skills and understanding of business development
  • Good articulation and communication skills with a knack for story telling/ narrative building
Post Name Head - Finance, Accounts and Administration
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs. 1.6 lakhs to Rs. 1.8 lakhs pm
Educational Qualification

MBA in Finance from a reputed institute/ university or qualified Chartered Accountant or Cost Accountant

Exp. : The candidate should have an extensive experience in government finance and administration.
He/She should have worked at different levels of government hierarchy and must have at least 20 years of experience. At least 15 years post qualification Experience

Skills required : 

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of GFR and government procedures.
  • Understanding of finance and accounts and related software.
  • Ability to explain the nuances of accounts to the non finance people.
  • Deep understanding of GST and taxes.
  • Good at excel and power point presentations
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Age Max. 62 years
Post Name Centre Heads
No. of Vacancy 4
Pay Rs. 1.6 lakhs to Rs. 1.8 lakhs pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Fashion/Textile Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should be an experienced fashion/textile designer who understands the business of fashion and has knowledge of khadi, handloom textiles/ apparel.
He/She should have worked with handloom/ Khadi weaving clusters.
At least 12-15 years of relevant experience with a reputed retailer/exporter/designer/craft sector/ own design label, post -professional qualifications from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Skills required : 

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Good understanding of fabrics, designs and knowledge of the local and global market.
  • Knowledge of hand crafted techniques/ block printing/ hand embroidery for value addition for high end domestic and international market.
  • Ability to manage a team of designers/ studio.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Associate Designer - Apparel
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.50,000/- to Rs. 60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Fashion/Apparel Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp . : The candidate should be an experienced fashion designer with knowledge of working with Khadi and handloom textiles.
At least 4-6 years of experience with a reputed retailer/ exporter/designer/ craft sector postprofessional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Skills required :  

  • In-depth understanding of fabrics, designs and knowledge of the local and global market.
  • Strong design aesthetic with a sense of style. Ability to work in a team and has good knowledge of forecast research and analysis, sourcing and presentation of design ideas.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Associate Designer - Textiles
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.50,000/- to Rs 60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Textile Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should be an experienced Textile Designer who understands the different genre of handloom textiles of India and the technicality of Khadi and handloom fabrics.
At least 4-6 years of experience with a reputed retailer/ exporter/designer/ craft sector post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute.
Work experience with handloom/ Khadi weaving clusters would be preferred.

Skills required : 

  • In-depth understanding of different types of weaves, traditional designs and prints from various regions of India.
  • Strong design aesthetic with a creative flair.
  • Ability to work in a team with good knowledge of forecast research and analysis, sourcing and presentation of design ideas.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Merchandiser
No. of Vacancy 2
Pay Rs.60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Fashion Technology/ Fashion Marketing or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should be an experienced Textile/Fashion merchandiser who understands vendor management, sourcing, costing and quality control for domestic and international market.
At least 4-6 years of relevant experience post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute. Candidates who have worked with a reputed retail brand/export house/buying house would be preferred.

Skills required : 

  • Ability to work in a team and has good knowledge of sourcing, costing, quality control in textiles and apparel.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Communication Designer
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Fashion Communication/ Communication Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp. : The candidate should have an experience in handling fashion communication with a reputed organization. At least 4-6 years of experience with a designer/ retail brand/ craft related NGOs, post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Skills required : 

  • Good understanding of publication and collateral designs.
  • Good knowledge of the latest graphic/publication design software and their application.
  • Skill to handle social and digital media.
  • Good photography, videography and editing skills and understanding of designing campaigns.
  • Good articulation and communication skills with a knack for story telling/ narrative building
Post Name Manager - Marketing
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Postgraduate in Marketing/Social Development or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute/ university

Exp. : The candidate should have an experience in handling marketing, operations and business, and liaisoning in the craft sector. He/She should have an understanding of branding, positioning and should be able to network with Khadi Institutions and prospective institutional/corporate buyers. At least 4-6 years of experience with a designer/ NGO/ Craft related brand, post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International management institute.

Skills required : 

  • In-depth understanding of institutional marketing for textiles/apparel.
  • Strong analytical and business development skills.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Manager - Accounts
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Post graduate in Commerce/ MBA in Finance from a reputed institute/ university or qualified Chartered Accountant or Cost Accountant

Exp. : The candidate should have the experience in finance and accounts with thorough knowledge of GFR, government procedures, GST and income tax Atleast 6-7 years of experience at reputed organization/s, postprofessional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International management institute.

Skills required : 

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Complete knowledge of finance and accounts related software.
  • Ability to explain the nuances of accounts to the non finance people.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Manager - Administration
Pay Rs.60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Postgraduate in Commerce, Economics or MBA from a reputed institute/ university

Exp . : The candidate should have the experience in administration with thorough knowledge of GFR, purchase and government administrative procedures. Atleast 6-7 years of experience at reputed organization/s, postprofessional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Skills required : 

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Complete knowledge of administrative procedures.
  • Good articulation and communication skills
Post Name Assistant Manager - Administration
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.45,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Commerce, Economics or related disciplines from a reputed institute/ university.

Exp. : The candidate should have 3-5 years of experience in office management at a reputed organization/s.

Skills required :

  • Food knowledge of MS Office and related software.
  • Good articulation and communication skills.
Post Name Assistant Manager - MIS
No. of Vacancy 1
Pay Rs.45,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Statistics/ Computer Science/ Economics/ Mathematics from a reputed institute/ university.

Exp. : The candidate should have the experience in Management Information Systems (MIS). Atleast 3-5 years of experience at a reputed organization/s.

Skills required : 

  • In-depth understanding of data models and reporting packages.
  • Good knowledge of related software.
  • Ability to analyse datasets and write comprehensive reports
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Post Name Associate Designer
No. of Vacancy 4
Pay Rs.60,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Undergraduate/ Postgraduate in Fashion/Textile Design or related disciplines from a reputed Indian/ International institute.

Exp . : The candidate should be an experienced fashion/textile designer who understands the business of fashion and has knowledge of Khadi and handloom textiles/ apparel.
At least 4-6 years of relevant experience with a reputed retailer/ exporter/designer/ craft sector post-professional qualification from a reputed Indian/ International institute.
Candidates who have worked with handloom weavers in the clusters or with related organizations would be preferred.

Skills : 

  • Strong design aesthetic with a creative flair and a sense of style.
  • Ability to work in a team and has a good knowledge of forecast research and analysis, sourcing and presentation of design ideas.
  • Good articulation and communication skills
Post Name MTS
No. of Vacancy 6
Pay Rs.20,000/- pm
Educational Qualification

Minimum 10+2
(To be recruited through the placement agency.

Selection will be based on the relevant experience, interview and suitability of the applicant for the project.

How to Apply - Eligible applicants are advised to fill in the application form by visiting the following link : https://nift.ac.in/sites/default/files/2021-06/Proforma%20for%20Application%20for%20CoEK.docx

Applicants may email their detailed CV along with the application form and self attested scanned copies of the requisite documents to: recruitment.khadi@nift.ac.in

Last date : 02-07-2021