The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications for the position of Development Consultant. Development consultant will assist the Chief Development Consultant in carrying out his/her duties. He/she will carry out day-to-day activities such as calling mid- and low-level donors, arranging get-togethers with donors and alumni, maintaining daily accounts and mailing lists, sending out emails to potential donors, sending thank-you notes etc.


Essential Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree


Age: Born on or after January 1, 1974


Desirable Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Science or Engineering; experience in fund-raising activities, networking, media relations and related activities.


Consulting Fee: The consulting fee will be fixed between Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 75,000/- per month depending on the qualifications, experience, and suitability of the candidate.


Other Terms and Conditions: The position is full-time, temporary and contractual. The contract is for an initial period of 3 years and may be renewed for additional periods depending on IISc’s requirement.  The contract can be terminated at any time with one month’s notice on either side. Since this is a contractual appointment, benefits available to permanent employees of the Institute will not be applicable.


Interested candidates may send a detailed resume by March 31, 2015 to the Office of the Divisional Chairman, Indian Institute of Science by email (, with the subject line “Development Consultant”. From the collected list of applications, based on the requirements, short-listed candidates will be called for an interview.