Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distributions has released a notification regarding the recruitment for the post of Young Professional.
The Work will be related to strengthing of the Consumer Fora, Consumer Protection Bill, State Consumer Helpline, Confonet, All matter of NCDRC, All the work relating to Supreme Court Appointed Committee including the appointment of consultants, Inter-Ministerial Monitoring Committee on Misleading Advertisements including all the matter pertaining to Advertising Standard Council of India, etc.

Eligibility Criteria/ Skills Required:

Post Graduate / LL.B.

Profound Computer Knowledge

Should have experience of at least one year in handling legal work / drafting of rules & regulations

Age Limit: Should be below 32 years of age as on 1st January, 2018

Period of Contract: Initially for a period of 1 year and can be extended to 3 years on recommendation of the appropriate authority

How to Apply?:

Send your complete bio-data in the format as prescribed in Annexure - II by post only so as to reach the following address latest by 13th April, 2018 by 17:30 HRS


Under Secretary (Establishment)

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution,

Department of Consumer Affairs,

Room No. 373C, Krishi Bhavan,

New Delhi - 110001

About Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) is one of the two Departments under the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution. It was constituted as a separate Department in June 1997 as it was considered necessary to have a separate Department to give a fillip to the nascent consumer movement in the country The Department has been entrusted with the following work:

Internal Trade
The Essential Commodities Act, 1955 (10 of 1955) (Supply, Prices and Distribution of Essential Commodities not dealt with specifically by any other Department).
Prevention of Black Marketing and Maintenance of Supply of Essential Commodities Act, 1980(7 of 1980).
Regulation of Packaged Commodities.
Training in Legal Metrology.
The Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use) Act, 1952.
Implementation of  Standards of Weights and Measures - The Legal Metrology Act, 2009.
Implementation of  Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 1986.
Laying down specifications, standards and codes and ensuring quality control of bio-fuels for end uses.
Consumer Cooperatives
Implementation of  Consumer Protection Act, 1986.
Monitoring of prices and availability of essential commodities.
National Test House.