ICRISAT Patancheru, Telangana


ICRISAT seeks applications from Indian Nationals for the Post of Manager / Officer – Academic Library for the Academic Library at ICRISAT under Strategic Marketing and Communication. The position is based at ICRISAT Patancheru, Telangana. 

Qualifications and competencies 

  • Masters in Library and Information sciences with at least 5 years of work experience especially in a research institute
  • Experience in managing and describing archival collections
  • Understanding of any Database Management system
  • Knowledge of and experience curating knowledge products
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft office suites
  • Ability to work in multidisciplinary and multicultural teams
  • Result-oriented mindset, proactive responsiveness, ability to work under pressure and   remotely
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Affiliations with relevant professional organizations in librarianship.



The selected candidate will be placed in the Locally Recruited Staff (LRS) cadre as Officer – Academic Library or in the Scientific and Managerial Group (SMG) cadre as Manager – Academic Library. The position is initially for a period of three years, renewable based on the performance of the incumbent and the institute’s continuing need for the position. 

How to apply:

Applicants should apply on or before 08 December 2020, with latest Curriculum Vitae, and the names and contact information of three references that are knowledgeable about your professional qualifications and work experience. All applications will be acknowledged, however only short listed candidates will be contacted

Please CLICK HERE to submit your application.