Abbott Senior Executive - Dairy Extension in Mumbai, India

  • To work closely with the dairy suppliers at field grass root level with high-level focus on education & improvement in current ongoing field practices.

  • To drive & execute dairy development / extension activities in the milkshed area ensuring capability development for farmer base in terms of Clean Milk production, Milk Quality & Quantity enhancement.

  • Create & sustain momentum amongst dairy suppliers of good animal husbandry practices.

  • Assurance of quality milk supplies at the Bulk milk coolers installed in milkshed area.

To ensure Smooth operations at Bulk Milk Coolers by having sound iaison with Farmer, facilitator & Prabhat.

Job Holder is accountable and responsible for overall Coordination & execution of dairy extension activities in the Milkshed area. The area of focus includes:- Manage Farmer relationship /Technical development, Assurance of quality milk supplies , Capability Building for the dairy farmers , Training & Creating awareness on Good animal Husbandry Practices (Feeding, Breeding , Housing etc.) , Backward Integration, Sorting out dairy farmers issues & ensuring that the suppliers are able to meet milk quality on sustainable basis.

  • Responsible for dairy extension support to farmers at the Grass route level to ensure uninterrupted source of milk supply.

  • Responsible for improving the knowledge & technical know-how of farmers on dairy feed, herd management , Animal Housing system other good animal husbandry practices.

  • Responsible for organizing animal awareness camps & carrying out dairy extension training programmes in the field.

  • Responsible for conducting training for farmers on Feed /Fodder & Breed improvements.

  • Responsible for smooth operations of Bulk milk coolers along with assurance of quality milk supply.

  • Responsible for sorting out day-to-day issues of farmers & facilitator pertaining to their animals , payments & other issues that may arise from time to time.

  • Responsible for implementing the Corrective actions at the field level suggested by QA from time to time.

  • The incumbent will also be responsible for gathering information in the field on the competitor activities, milk prices offered, milk procured from the milk shed area & creating generating fortnightly/ Monthly MIS report.

  • Responsible for supporting the current ongoing dairy development activities run by Prabhat.

  • Others duties as may be assigned from time to time.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com