Ministry of National Food Security & Research Job Circular

1.    Agriculture Policy Institute (API) is an apex policy & research institution of the Ministry of National Food Security & Research. The institute gives finding and opinion on agriculture produce marketing, pricing and related economic aspects. It also advises the Government on formulation of agriculture policy aiming at making the Pakistani agriculture profitable, competitive and sustainable to ensure our national food security goals.
2.    The Ministry of National Food Security & Research requires the services of highly qualified, dynamic, trained and forward looking agriculture Economist for the post of Director General of Agriculture Policy Institute (API) on contract basis for a period of two years. The candidate should be capable of organizing and leading this apex institution to accomplish its present and emerging goals & targets. The required qualification and experience are as under:-

Designation and

BS of the Post (s)

 

Qualification

Age Limit

 

 

Quota

Min

Max

Director General
(BS-21) on
Contract Basis

iii. Ph.D in Agriculture Economics/ Economics
from a University recognized by the НЕС.

iv.  18 YEARS EXPERIENCE OF Agriculture Policy
Planning and Analysis.

OR

v. M.Phill in Agriculture
Economics/Economics from a University
recognized by the НЕС.

vi.  20 years experience of Agriculture Policy
Planning and Analysis

, OR

vii. 2 Class or Grade "C" Master's degree in
Agriculture Economics/Economics or
equivalent qualification from a University
recognized by the НЕС.

viii.     22 years experience of Agriculture Policy
Planning and Analysis

42

Years

50

Years

Merit

3. The Ministry of National Food Security & Research, Government of Pakistan, offers initial pay of BS-21 and the remaining terms and conditions of contact appointment will be governed under Civil Servants (Appointment, Promotion & Transfer) Rules, 1973 and the rules made there under, as amended from time to time. Desirous candidates should send their CV in confidence with a covering letter within 15 days after the publication of advertisement and contact information.

The interested candidates may visit www.mnfsr.gov.pk for further information.

Only short listed candidates will be called for interview.