AM-Vegetable Seeds

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 map 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, Bertelsmann, and Accel Partners. AgroStar is the winner of the Economic Times' Best Startup Award 2016, under the 'Social Enterprise' category. 

In The Media

Fortune | Economic Times | Agribusiness Global | Yourstory | Entreprenuer Forbes


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.

Know more about our culture : Culture@Agrostar

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:

Job Description:

  • Responsible for developing & managing categories to drive sales
  • Responsible for Inventory management:
  1. Check on system for stock for all categories and update on stock out situation.
  2. Conduct stock Audit in System and tally with warehouse.
  3. Daily check on product movement from system and streamline inventory planning to fulfil orders by coordinating with concerned stakeholders.
  4. Monitoring non/ slow & fast moving items and prepare action plan to maintain inventory as per guideline
  5. Ensure on non/ slow moving inventory not more than 5% of total inventory
  6. Ensuring on time RTV and disposal for near to expire or expired, damage goods.
  7. Make sure write off inventory value is not more than 2% for particular month / FY
  • Assisting Seed (Vegetable Seeds) Category
  • connecting with Internal Stakeholders, to work around the new product development activities in coordination with field team for giving demos private label / promotions, giving understanding for product features, USP etc.
  • Coordination with Agronomy for Kit and combos preparation
  • Coordination with strategic FC suppliers for business planning

 As an ideal candidate you will require to have:

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Highest qualification should be MBA
  • Good to have people from agriculture background

 We are looking for enthusiastic intrapreneurs who want to work at the ‘grass-roots’ 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.