Ministry of Culture 2021 Recruitment Notification. Ministry of Culture has released official notification for the job openings of Consultant positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 17th August, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-

Consultant - 03 Posts

Job Location - Delhi

Other Qualification Details :-

Applications in the prescribed format through email (in pdf format) from personal email ID at [email protected] are invited from willing and eligible retired Central Government officers from the posts of Director/Deputy Secretary and Under Secretary for consideration for engagement as Project Consultant and Scheme Consultant respectively in 'Special Cell' Division, Ministry of Culture, New Delhi on short-term contract basis; as per details given below

1. Name of the Post: Consultant

2. No of Post: 03

3. Period of Consultancy: Initially for the period of one year. May be extended on year to year basis with the approval of Competent Authority, depending on the extension of Special Cell vis-a-vis functional| requirement, performance appraisal, fitness of individual etc.

4. Job Location: Ministry of Culture (Special Cell), Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi [The Job Location may vary in case the office is relocated]

5. Eligibility Criteria: Candidate must be retired from Central Government from the post of Director/Deputy Secretary/Under Secretary

a) Graduate from a recognized University.

b) Must have experience of at least 8 years of working in the relevant fields as explained in sub-para (ii) above.

c) Knowledge of Government Rules/ regulations/procedures and Budget

d) Good Knowledge of Computer. Proficient| in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point Presentation (including typing) and internet surfing etc.

e) Ability to work independently on Computer through e-office and other electronic platforms i.e. e-clouding, Video Conferencing etc.

f) Must have experience of Administration and Finance maters.

6. Desirable Criteria: Knowledge of Indian History. Previous experience of conducting Programmes, Events, Seminars, Conferences, Workshops etc. Good command over Noting/ Drafting. Flair in Writing, Communication skill etc.

7. Remuneration: The monthly remuneration will be fixed as per clause 6.1 and 6.2 of DOE's instruction No. 3 25/2020-E.IIIA dated 09.12.2020).

a) The amount of remuneration so fixed shall remain unchanged for the term of the contract There will be no annual increment/percentage increase during the contract period.

b) The Income Tax or any other tax will be deducted at source as per Government instructions. Necessary TDS Certificate will be issued to them.

Job Assigned:

The selected candidates will be assigned the task of processing of commemorations of important personalities/ events related to Indian History which involve

(a) Analysis of project proposals and identification of viable projects.

(b) Preparation of summary of programmes/events, infrastructure proposals.

(c) Assessment of cost factors indicated in different activities of the projects and suggest the reasonable cost.

(d) Preparation of Agenda Note for the meetings chaired by Senior Cabinet Ministers.

(e) Approval Process for Sanction of Projects| and Release of Funds.

(f) Monitoring of activities involved in the Project.

(g) Historical Research on lives and activities of important personalities/ memorable events.

(h) Preparation of MOU with different Organisations.

(i) Processing of Court Cases

(j)Processing of RTI Applications, public grievances etc.

(k) Miscellaneous works related with Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav

(l) The residual activities of commemorations.

(m) Any other assignment(s), as deemed necessary from time to time.

Selection Process :-

1. Ministry of Culture (Special Cell), through a 3 member Selection Committee, will scrutinise thel lapplications and short list the candidates based on merits. The short-listed candidates will be called for Interview or be interviewed through Video Conferencing as decided by this Ministry.

2. The decision of the competent authority on selection of candidates will be final and no correspondence on this subject will be entertained.

3. Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India may cancel advertisement and decide not to proceed in the matter for engagement of Consultants, at any stage to accept or reject any or all applications without giving any explanation, whatsoever.

Steps to Apply :-

1. Interested applicants may submit applications online as per proforma at the following e-mail address:- [email protected]

2. Last date for receipt of application is 21 days from the date of publication of the advertisement in newspapers.

Official Notification