Advertisement No.: ICTS-Notice-2011-12/06
Date: 25 January 2012

International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS)
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)
Advertisement No: ICTS-Notice-2011-12/06


International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of TIFR invites highly motivated individuals possessing the prescribed qualification and experience for a walk in interview for the post of Project Program Assistant. Currently the person will be based in Mumbai with the possibility of eventually shifting to Bangalore. The selected candidate shall be offered consolidated salary based on the qualification and experience. Outstanding candidates with proven track record and experience in multiple areas relating to office administration & management can be considered for a higher starting salary. The contract will be initially for a period of one year and may be extended further depending on the performance and requirement of the centre.

Essential Qualification & Experience:

  •     Post graduate degree, preferably in a science subject or mathematics, from a recognized university with minimum of 60% marks
  •     Familiarity with computers, internet and microsoft office applications
  •     Minimum one year of work experience in a similar job, preferably in an academic/research institution

Job Profile:
This job involves providing administrative support for all the academic activities of the Centre, for example, liaising and providing administrative support to the various committees involved in the processing of academic program proposals, corresponding with researchers in India and around the world and providing administrative support to  the Director's office for these and other similar tasks.  Good communication and writing skills are essential for this.

Age: Under 35 years.

Tenure: Initial appointment will be for 1 year which may be extended depending upon performance.

Location: Mumbai

Salary will be commensurate with the candidate's experience, qualification and potential and will not be a constraint for outstanding candidates. The selected candidate will be required to join immediately.

Interested candidates should report for interview on Monday 06 Feb 2012 at 1000hrs at ICTS office, Mumbai with a copy of their CVs and relevant original certificates stating the educational qualification/experience along with a photocopy of these documents.