Assistant Company Secretary

Pune, Maharashtra, India Full-time

sst. Company Secretary @ AgroStar

 

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.  One such solution is our AgroStar app on the Google Playstore, which is one of the most loved apps (4.6+ rating) in the farmer community with 1 million plus downloads.



The company is funded by prominent VCs like Accel Partners. Bertelsmann, Chiratae Ventures (erstwhile IDG Venture Partners) and Aavishkaar Ventures. AgroStar is the winner of Economic Times' Best Startup Award 2016, under the 'Social Enterprise' category.



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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:

 

 

 Key Responsibility:

 

  • RBI Compliance and FEMA compliances
  • Company law compliances
  • Knowledge of general laws and application thereof
  • Maintaining legal documentation
  • Liaising with various Govt. Departments
  • To Drive Statutory Compliances
  • Assisting Company Secretary in compliance and allied areas
  • Handling IPRs

 

As an ideal AgroStar ACS, you will need:

 

  • Qualification – CS member of ICSI, additional degree of LLB will be preferred but not mandatory

  • 2-4 years of experience in a corporate firm
  • Self-motivator who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple projects simultaneously

We are looking for enthusiastic intrapreneurs 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.