Compliance officer

Pune, Maharashtra, India Full-time

AgroStar is India’s foremost AgTech start-up with a mission of #HelpingFarmersWin through right advisory and solutions, powered by data and technology. It was started with a  vision to solve two of the biggest problems in Indian agriculture - Lack of guidance for healthy and sustainable farming AND limited access to quality farm inputs for consistent and qualitative farming. 

 With technology at its core, we have built an innovative & sustainable ecosystem that includes products such as a customized enterprise sales solutions that maps data of farmers' crop life cycles, India's first online farmer community, online agri-advisory with online shopping for inputs and an incomparable logistics solution for last mile rural connectivity. 

We have procured and partnered with leading national and international brands for major agri-inputs like seeds, crop nutrition, crop protection and farm implements, that are needed for farming and we deliver them at the doorstep of farmers. Thus, our efforts at AgroStar are focused to become the driving force to equip our farmers with the power of knowledge to farm better and smarter, through technology and up to date expert advice.  

The company is funded by prominent VCs like Chiratae Venture Partners , Aavishkaar Ventures and Accel Partners. AgroStar also takes pride to have Snapdeal’s Kunal Behl and Rohit Bansal as its early investors and mentors. AgroStar is the winner of Economic Times' Best Startup Award 2016, under the 'Social Enterprise' category.

 In The Media

Fortune | Economic Times | Agribusiness Global | Yourstory | Entreprenuer Tech Crunch

Our Team

We are a team of highly motivated individuals, who are willing to push beyond the ceiling, initiate new ideas and take challenges head on. Apart from coffee, working in an extremely fast-paced, dynamic work culture is what we passionate souls thrive on. We ride against the tide as time is never enough and there’s always more to do.

Our mission of ‘Helping Farmers Win’ is a tall task as we try to bring change and development to the grassroots of India. We need heroes who are dedicated to the mission, live the dream and drive it with passion. If that sounds like you, here’s more about the role:

• The person should have experience in all compliance related to Seed, Insecticide and Fertilizer
law
• Should keep management updated for latest amendments.
• Should have experience in filing of Monthly returns with Agriculture Department in various
states
• Liaising with Agriculture Department in various states
• Keeping track of Agri. Licenses and updating thereof
• Coordinating with advocates for farmer complaints and legal cases
• Record maintaining and tracking for legal cases
• Compliance of labour laws and filing of required forms with various Govt. authorities
• Keeping labour law related registers updated
• Coordinating with various cross function department in the organization in relation to the
Compliance
• Relationship building and liaison with senior agricultural officers of various states
• Exploring areas of collaboration with agricultural departments of various states

• Liaison with legal teams of various brands to ensure smooth on boarding and business flow.
• Keep an eye on changing landscape of compliance in agricultural and ensuring internal set up
is up to the speed.


We are looking for enthusiastic entrepreneurs who want to work at the ‘grass root’ level and want to
make a difference to India’s biggest sector. We hope this excites you as much as us and looking
forward to the next few conversations.