JOB POST: Joint Secretary & Director Level Posts in the UPSC [Lateral Recruitment]: Apply by Mar 22

UPSC or Union Public Service Commission invites online applications for lateral recruitment for multiple positions of Joint Secretary and Director level officers.

About UPSC

The Union Public Service Commission, commonly abbreviated as UPSC, is India’s premier central recruiting agency for public servants. It is responsible for appointments to and examinations for All India services and group A & group B posts under civil services cadre and defense services cadre of the central government. While Department of Personnel and Training is the central personnel agency in India.

About the Opportunity

The Government of India has submitted a requisition for Lateral Recruitment of Joint Secretary and Director level officers. Accordingly, Online Applications are invited from talented and motivated Indian nationals willing to contribute towards nation-building to join the Government at the level of Joint Secretary or Director, Group ‘A’, in the under mentioned posts in different Ministries/Departments with Headquarters at New Delhi on Contract Basis (On Deputation for officers of States/UT Cadres, Public Sector Undertakings(PSUs), Autonomous Bodies, Statutory Organizations, Universities, Recognized Research Institutes) for a period of 3 years (Extendable to 5 years depending upon performance) through the website by 22nd March 2021.

The Positions

Director (Edu Laws), Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education
[Sl. No. 13; Post ID No. 21025113406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Bachelor Degree in Law from a recognized University or Institute and
    • Registered in any State Bar Council/ Bar Council of India in terms of Advocate Act, 1961
  • Desirable
    • Master’s Degree in Law from a recognized University/Institute
  • Experience
    • Minimum 10 (Ten) years experience in the field of law; providing Legal Services in the Educational Sector.

Job Description

  • Giving holistic advice on legal matters
  • Monitoring and reviewing the implementation of existing Acts and Rules in the Department to simplify them and make them more effective
  • Close liaison with Government counsels and Courts for all cases related to School Education across India
  • Any other related matters that might be directed by an immediate supervisor from time to time

Director (Banking), Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance
[Sl. No. 16; Post ID No. 21025116406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Master’s Degree from a recognized University/Institute in any Discipline
  • Experience
    • Minimum 10 years experience in the Financial Sector with a minimum of 5 years experience in the field of credit system or payment and settlement systems
  • Desirable
    • Chartered Accountancy
    • Chartered Financial Analyst
    • Master in Business Administration

Job Description

  • Analysis of developments in and formulation of legislation and public
    policy in India in respect of:

    • The credit system and payment and settlement systems (including banks, non-banking financial sector, and payment service providers)
    • Governance aspects relating to the Reserve Bank of India, Public Sector Banks, Financial institutions and
      Regional Rural banks
    • Oversight of Public Sector Banks and Financial institutions
    • Policy, Planning, and Programmes for financial inclusion and priority sector lending
    • Matters relating to innovation in Banking Industries.

Director (Arbitration and Conciliation Laws), Department of Legal Affairs, Ministry of Law and Justice
[Sl. No. 24; Post ID No. 21025124406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Law of a recognized University/ Institute
  • Experience
    • At least 10 years experience in the field of Arbitration and Conciliation Laws
  • Desirable
    • Master’s Degree in Law/PG Diploma in Corporate Laws from a recognized University / Institute

Job Description

  • Give advice on all matters referred by the various Ministries/Departments of the Government of India
  • To look after Government litigation work
  • To conduct court cases and to appear in courts on behalf of the Central Government, wherever required, and to perform administrative and other works as may be assigned

Director (Cyber Laws), Department of Legal Affairs, Ministry of Law and Justice
[Sl. No. 25; Post ID No. 21025125406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Law of a recognized University/ Institute
  • Experience
    • At least 10 years experience in the field of Cyber Laws
  • Desirable
    • Master’s Degree in Law/PG Diploma in Cyber Laws from a recognized University/Institute

Job Description

  • Give advice on all matters referred by the various Ministries/Departments of the Government of India
  • To look after Government litigation work
  • To conduct court cases and to appear in courts on behalf of the Central Government, wherever required and to perform administrative and other works as may be assigned

Director (Finance Sector Laws), Department of Legal Affairs, Ministry of Law and Justice
[Sl. No. 26; Post ID No. 21025126406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Law of a recognized University/ Institute
  • Experience
    • At least 10 years experience in the field of Finance Sector Laws
  • Desirable
    • Master’s Degree in Law/CA/ICWA/CS from a recognized University/Institute

Job Description

  • Give advice on all matters referred by the various Ministries/Departments of the Government of India
  • To look after Government litigation work
  • To conduct court cases and to appear in courts on behalf of the Central Government, wherever required, and to perform administrative and other works as may be assigned

Director (International Laws), Department of Legal Affairs, Ministry of Law and Justice
[Sl. No. 27; Post ID No. 21025127406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Law of a recognized University/ Institute
  • Experience
    • At least 10 years experience in the field of International Laws
  • Desirable
    • Master’s Degree in Law from a recognized University/ Institute

Job Description

  • Give advice on all matters referred by the various Ministries/Departments of the Government of India
  • To look after Government litigation work
  • To conduct court cases and to appear in courts on behalf of the Central Government, wherever required, and to perform administrative and other works as may be assigned

Director (Judicial Reforms), Department of Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice
[Sl. No. 28; Post ID No. 21025128406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Law; and
    • Master’s Degree in Business Administration or Post Graduate Degree in Development Studies (Public Policy) from a recognized University/ Institute
  • Experience
    • At least ten years experience in the field of legal research/policy analysis/project monitoring and evaluation/teaching experience in a recognized University/Institute
  • Desirable
    • Master Degree in Law from a recognized University/ Institute

Job Description

  • Monitoring of commercial courts functioning, judicial reforms strategies, and e-modernization of the legal sector
  • Monitoring and evaluation of the performance of courts’ system in the enforcement of contract regime
  • Analysis of commercial courts statistics and data
  • Handle subject matters relating to the strategy for judicial reforms, improvement in the justice delivery system, and ICT involvement in the legal sector

Director (Innovation in Education Entrepreneurship), Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship
[Sl. No. 30; Post ID No. 21025130406]

Qualifications

  • Educational
    • Master’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University/ Institute
  • Experience
    • At least 10 years’ experience in any field out of which a minimum of 3 years experience should be in training & education institute/corporate academy/corporate learning & development function/professional education academy of repute/business incubators/handling government schemes/programs in skill development and entrepreneurship. OR 10 years experience in NGO’s registered in Centre/State/UTs in the area of entrepreneurship
  • Desirable
    • Experience in learning methodology, learning facilitation, adult learning curriculum development, developing training plans, assessments & certifications, instructional design
    • Experience in areas of entrepreneurship development training
    • Experience in mass implementation of learning development initiatives, developing skill-building initiatives for mass/grass-root level impact.
    • Experience in planning and development of MOOCs/ e-learning platforms

Job Description

  • Innovation in Education & Training (Entrepreneurship)- Ability to innovate and set standards for entrepreneurship education and training
  • To conceive innovative entrepreneurship programs mainly targeted at skilled, unskilled, and informal system workers and carry out its implementation in partnership with other stakeholders
  • Conceive, Develop and structure Entrepreneurship Education & Training programs targeted at the persons who may be skilled or unskilled or individuals in the informal economy with a focus on creating micro-entrepreneurs or skill entrepreneurs. Also, be involved in implementing the same in partnership with various stakeholders
  • Continuous review of innovations in the field of learning & development, learning methodologies, technological advancements in the field
  • To plan, implement and roll out impactful initiatives/schemes on entrepreneurship education and training
  • Engage with organizations working in the field of entrepreneurship to plan initiatives that provide end to end value to the aspiring entrepreneurs and others who need support to evolve their ventures
  • Apart from organizing entrepreneurship education and training programs, to plan initiatives, develop and standardize content and learning materials at National Level that are able to impact the masses to do better
    in the area of entrepreneurship.

How to Apply?

Candidates are requested to apply only Online against this advertisement on the Commission’s website and NOT write to the Commission for Application forms.

They are also requested to go through carefully the details of Essential and Desirable requirements for the posts and instructions published below as well as on the website.

Formats of PRESCRIBED PROFORMA for various certificates have been made available in the Commission’s official Website under Heading ‘Recruitment’ followed by Forms of Certificates (link is here) Candidates may download the same and fill up accordingly.

Click here for the official advertisement.

Click here to apply for the job role in UPSC.

 

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