CMDA Chennai Recruitment 2023 Apply 18 Planning Analyst, Administrative Assistant, and Other Posts

CMDA Recruitment 2023 | Post: Planning Analyst, Administrative Assistant, and Other | Total Vacancy: 18 | Last date: 11.10.2023 | Download CMDA Chennai Notification at

CMDA Recruitment 2023: Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority inviting applications from eligible candidates for Planning Analyst, Administrative Assistant, and Other Posts. Totally 18 Vacancies are going to fill by the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority. Candidates who are interested in CMDA jobs can apply for this job without fail. This CMDA Email Application form will be available on the official website from 28.09.2023 to 11.10.2023.

CMDA Notification and application form are available at All the CMDA direct links are provided at the end of the page.  Interested candidates are requested to use the CMDA notification regarding the process of Exam, Educational qualification, Age limit, Selection process, How to apply, Important dates and link, etc, Refer thoroughly before apply. If you have any doubt regarding the recruitment 2023 application form fill up procedure you can ask comment Below.

CMDA Recruitment 2023 Details

Name of the organization Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority
Post name Planning Analyst, Administrative Assistant, and Other
Category  Tamilnadu Govt Jobs
No of vacancies 18
Job Location Chennai
Eligibility Indian citizen
Notification No.
Apply mode Email Mode
Last Date 11.10.2023

Candidates must refer to the detailed notification of the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority website Here you will get all information about Tamil Nadu govt Jobs. Aspirants who are interested in Government jobs to Keep regularly check to get all information about the latest govt jobs like all State govt jobs, Central govt jobs, Defence Jobs, Bank Jobs, Railway Jobs, and, Faculty Jobs.

CMDA Job Vacancy 2023

Name of the Post Vacancy
Procurement Expert 01
Climate and Environmental Expert 01
Financial Management Expert 01
Urban Economist 01
Communication Expert 01
Heritage Conservation Expert 01
Sociologist and Gender Expert 01
Procurement Analyst 01
Climate and Environmental Analyst 01
Financial Associate 01
GIS Analyst 01
Planning Analyst 06
Administrative Assistant 01

Eligibility criteria for CMDA Assistant Planner and Planning Assistant

Educational qualification

Name of the Post Qualification
Procurement Expert • Education background: B.E./B.Tech in civil engineering or any other discipline or Master’s in Procurement/Supply Chain Management/ Law/Business Administration or other relevant subjects like Economics/Accounting/Finance. Candidates having advanced academic/professional qualifications in procurement will be an added advantage.
• General Experience: A minimum of 5 years of general experience in Public Procurement and/or project management;
• Prior experience working in donor-financed projects and familiarity with the World Bank’s or other Multilateral Development Banks’ Procurement Guidelines would be a plu
Climate and Environmental Expert • Master in Environmental Engineering, Urban/Regional/Environmental Planning, or a related field from an accredited institution.
• At least 7 years of experience working preferably in the field related to urban development and environmental management projects
• Past project experience in a city of size and complexity comparable to Chennai, and with environment and climate challenges similar to Chennai and/or other coastal cities in India
• Past project experience participating in the preparation and implementation of Climate Change Action Plans, environmental planning, urban ecological system planning, and/or Disaster Risk Management tasks in the domains of Urban Planning would be a plus.
• Past experience working on a donor-funded development project and familiarity with the World Bank’s or other Multi-lateral Development Bank’s environmental safeguards policies and framework would be preferable
Financial Management Expert • C.A. or ICWA or MBA (Finance)
• 8 years of experience preferably in World Bank / international projects in a city of size and complexity comparable to Chennai
• Good working level familiarity with working of modern financial management systems, including IT-based accounting systems and budgeting systems.
• Mandatory proficiency in operating Tally accounting software, Microsoft Office-related applications in computer for financial management.
Urban Economist • At least a Master’s degree in Urban Economics, Regional Economics, Development Economics, Applied Economics, Public Policy (with Economics training), or other relevant backgrounds.
• At least 10 years of experience working in one of the fields of training/education mentioned above.
• Candidate needs to be familiar with data sets and surveys published by the governments on demographics, socioeconomic indicators, fiscal data and budgets, labor and employment statistics, housing demand and supply, as well as businesses and industries, etc.
• Participated in the process of development of a strategic/land use plan for a large urban area in the last ten years with responsibility similar to that of this task.
• Experience working with a government agency and/or familiarity with the context of Tamil Nadu would be a plus.
• Strong skills in statistical analysis, data visualization, and professional writing/ presentation.
• Strong communications and interpersonal skills with evidence of ability to productively interact with a wide range and different levels of organizations and stakeholders.
Communication Expert • Graduate/Post graduate degree in Communication, Journalism, Public Relations, or related disciplines.
• At least 5 years of work experience in any public/private sector entity in the field of communications or journalism, brand building experience with website architecture and graphic design is an added asset.
• Proven experience of 5 years as a communication specialist.
• Proficient in MS Office; photography and videoediting software, photoshop, Adobe Illustrator,
• Good communication, planning, and project management skills;
• Excellent writing skills;
• Respect for cultural diversity and human rights;
• Willingness and availability to travel
• Excellent command of English and Tamil.
• Age as of the closing date of application – Maximum of 45 Years.
Heritage Conservation Expert An architecture or planning degree at graduate level along with post-graduation in a subject related to heritage conservation (preferably as a major/thesis topic) from an accredited University
• Minimum 8 years of professional experience after graduation, of which minimum 3 years in preparation of heritage management and revitalization plans/studies or experience of undertaking conservation of at least two protected/culturally important monuments and/or listed buildings focusing on restoration and neighborhood economic regeneration ideally as the team leader/project manager or similar senior position.
• Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills.
• Fair knowledge of GIS and working knowledge of MS Office
• Age as of the closing date of application – Maximum of 45 Years.
Sociologist and Gender Expert Master’s degree in social sciences or related subjects/Master’s degree in Gender and Development would be an advantage.
• At least 7 years of experience working on social development, poverty, and gender mainstreaming projects.
• In-depth knowledge of gender and social inclusion issues;
• S/he should possess an understanding and knowledge of basic computer systems such as MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• Good communication, planning, and project management skills;
• Excellent writing skills;
• Respect for cultural diversity and human rights;
• Willingness and availability to travel
• Excellent command of English and Tamil.
• Age as of the closing date of application – Maximum of 45 Years.
Procurement Analyst Bachelor’s degree in Civil engineering or equivalent course in a recognized university.
• Candidates having undertaken courses supported by international financing institutions (IFIs) such as The World Bank, ADB, etc. in procurement/MCIPS.
• Procurement experience of at least two years in handling IFI-financed projects will be preferred. For candidates without IFI-financed project experience, a minimum experience of 4 years in the procurement of goods and services in large development projects would be preferred. Additional experience in procurement of works will be beneficial to have.
Climate and Environmental Analyst Graduate in Environmental Sciences/ Civil Engineering/ Urban Planning / Environment Planning / Natural Resources Management / Development studies/ Disaster Risk Management
• Minimum three years’ experience in climate change adaptation and mitigation work, preferably in urban context, with atleast two years of experience on operations/projects needs to be demonstrated.
• Candidates with only academic research/project experience will need to demonstrate minimum five years’ experience in climate change adaption and mitigation, preferably research/academic exercises undertaken in urban settings.
• Knowledge of GIS & Remote sensing for flood modelling and flood mapping would be preferred.
• Experience of conducting/contributing to environmental audits is desirable.
• Proficiency in MS-Office and basic IT tools mandatory.
• Experience of working on projects financed by IFIs in areas of building climate resilience and/or environment assessment would be preferred.
Financial Associate Graduate in commerce with postgraduation in commerce/equivalent
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience in accounting, budgeting, use of accounting software like Tally.
• Experience working in projects financed by IFIs is desirable
GIS Analyst Master’s degree in Geography / Urban Planning / Geology / Remote Sensing.
• At least Five years of experience in conducting geospatial analysis using GIS (ArcGIS / QGIS / Map Info etc.)
Planning Analyst Postgraduate in Urban Planning from a recognized University with experience on GIS in spatial analysis (3 No’s)
• Postgraduate in Transport planning from a recognized University (1 No.)
• Postgraduate in Housing from a recognized University (1 No.)
• Postgraduate in Economics/Geography/Sociology from a recognized University (1 No.)
• For candidates with postgraduate in planning, a minimum of one year experience working on development projects in the urban setting.
• For other candidates (postgraduate in economics/geography/sociology), a minimum of three years of experience working on development projects, with at least one year of experience working on development projects in the urban setting.
• Experience working on land use plans/zonal plans or similar activities would be preferred.
• Ability to demonstrate know-how of Tamil Nadu’s metropolitan planning systems would be preferred.
Administrative Assistant • Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University with computer skills in MS Word/Excel/Powerpoint
• Minimum three years’ experience in office administration, ministerial/clerical work.
• Typing skills in higher grade is desirable.


Name of the Post Salary (Per Month)
Procurement Expert Rs.1,50,000/-
Climate and Environmental Expert
Financial Management Expert
Urban Economist
Communication Expert
Heritage Conservation Expert
Sociologist and Gender Expert
Procurement Analyst Rs.50,000/-
Climate and Environmental Analyst
Financial Associate
GIS Analyst
Planning Analyst Rs.60,000/-
Administrative Assistant Rs.30,000/-

How to Apply For CMDA Recruitment 2023?

  • Interested Candidates can send the application through Email
  • Find advertisements on the official website.
  • Fill the application without any mistakes.
  • Attach all relevant documents.
  • Submit Your Application to below mention Email ID
  • Email Address:

Application Fees

  • There is no application fee

Selection procedure

  • Interview

Important dates

Starting date of Application 28.09.2023
Closing date 11.10.2023

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