Job as Law Officer @ Office of Jute Commissioner, Ministry of Textiles, Kolkata

Last Date: 18th May, 2022
Job as Law Officer @ Office of Jute Commissioner, Ministry of Textiles, Kolkata

About the Office of the Jute Commissioner

The Jute Commissioner looks after the orderly development and promotion of the jute industry in India. He has been discharging both regulatory and developmental functions. This does not only include jute mills but covers right from raw jute marketing up to the finishing stage of jute goods production, including development of machineries and accessories used in jute manufacturing units. The Jute Commissioner exercises regulatory powers under Jute & Jute Textiles Control Order, 2016.

About the Job Opportunity

The Office of the Jute Commissioner, Kolkata requires the services of 1 (one) Law Officer on a contract basis for one year initially and extendable upto a maximum 3rd year on a yearly basis.

Job Description for Law Officer

  1. To regularly attend all ongoing court cases all over the country as and when required

  2. To liaise with senior counsels for their appointments in court cases

  3. To arrange and attend conferences with Govt. Counsel and departmental officers

  4. To examine and study Writ Petitions and other legal documents and drafting of Petition, application, written statements or any other legal document as and when required

  5. To brief senior Govt. Counsels

  6. To keep track of court cases related to the office of the Jute Commissioner

  7. To follow up on legal matters with the concerned

  8. Preparation of report & returns replies to the legal matter

  9. Any other related work assigned by higher authorities

  10. Periodical updating of Court cases in the LIMBS portal


  1. A degree in Law from a recognized University in India.

  2. Must have been enrolled in Bar Council with validity as on date of application.

Desirable Experience: At least 10 years of experience in the legal profession. Persons with work experience in the government sector (especially Jute-related cases) will be preferred.


Rs. 55,000/- Consolidated.

In case of extension, consolidated pay will be increased by 3% per annum over existing.

How to Apply?

Eligible candidates with the above requirements may apply (within 15 days from the date of the advertisement) in a sealed cover superscribed “Engagement of Law Officer on a contractual basis, to:

The Jute Commissioner Office of the Jute Commissioner, CGO Complex, E&F Wing, 4th Floor, DF Block, Sector-1, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700 064

The application proforma has been annexed to the official advertisement.

Posting (Location)

Kolkata, West Bengal

CLICK HERE for the official notification and application proforma

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