Advertisement for the post of Managing Director, APICOL

Agriculture Promotion And Investment Corporation of Odisha Limited (APICOL) is a Public Sector Undertakings of Government of Odisha with the objectives of promoting agro based industries/ food processing industries including Commercial agriculture/Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/ Fisheries in broad terms to promote Investment in Agriculture and allied sector.

Government of Odisha, Department of Public Enterprises invites application for the post of Managing Director who will be positioned at its corporate office at Bhubaneswar in the Scale of Pay : Rs. 37,400-67,000/- with Grade Pay Rs. 9,000/- with other applicable allowances.

AGE : Maximum 57 (Fifty seven) years as on the date of advertisement.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION: Master Degree or equivalent in the Business Administration, Agri- Business, Agriculture Marketing, Rural Management, Public Administration.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum 20 (Twenty) years of post qualification experience in Project Formulation, Agri-Business Management, Marketing and good exposure in Agri-Servicing sector.

Tenure of appointment: This position is on contract basis with initial period of 3 (three) years. The contract may be extended for another term based on the performance of candidate and need of the Corporation. There will not be any extension beyond the two terms or maximum 6(Six) years whichever is earlier.

However, the original appointment and extension is subject to the date of superannuation of the candidate.

Certification by Candidate:
i) Candidate has to submit his/her willingness for the post at the time of interview itself clearly stating that he/she will join the post, if selected . If any candidate does not initially give his/her willingness, he/she will not be interviewed.
ii) If any of the candidates who appeared for the interview and is selected by the PESB, gives his/her unwillingness after the interview is held, ‘or’ his/her unwillingness after the issue of offer of appointment, he/she would be debarred for a period of two years from being considered for a Board Level post in any PSE other than the one to which the candidate belongs.
iii) In the above cases, no request for relaxation or otherwise would be entertained.
Besides, the five years performance Report and Vigilance Clearance of the candidates shall be obtained from the Concerned Authority before interview.

Detailed requirement for the position along with the application format is available at the website of the Department:

Completed application in the prescribed format with enclosures and a passport size photograph should be sent by Speed Post or Registered Post only to the undersigned to reach within 30 (Thirty) days from the Date of Advertisement. Envelope containing the application should be super-scribed as ‘’ Application for the post of Managing Director , APICOL”

Principal Secretary to Government,
Public Enterprises Department, Odisha Secretariat,


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