Communications Associate

Wetlands International

New Delhi, Delhi, India šŸ‡®šŸ‡³

Wetlands International South Asia is a leading non-profit organization dedicated to conservation and wise use of wetlands in South Asia region. For more information, please visit:  https://south-asia.wetlands.org/

Wetlands International South Asia office seeks a Communications Associate to support development of the organizationā€™s communications strategy. The incumbent should be adept at developing content and managing communications for a range of projects, as well as maintain website and social media presence. The incumbent will also be responsible for developing news, views and features that bring organizationā€™s work into spotlight as well as craft compelling narratives to support policy engagement and resource development on diverse themes of natural resources such as ecosystem conservation, climate change adaptation and mitigation, food and water security and building resilience.

This is a full-time position based in New Delhi.

Job Purpose

The Communications Associate will be responsible for managing communications for various programmes of Wetlands International South Asia.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain website including content development, coordinating updates and monitoring analytics.
  • Maintain social media presence in Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and other platforms
  • Develop informational and promotional written, visual and digital communications materials to support advocacy, fundraising, reporting and external relations management for various audiences.
  • Prepare infographics on key concepts.
  • Developing communications and knowledge products in close collaboration with the project team, advocacy leads and partners.
  • Manage publication of technical reports, newsletters, brochures and other documents.
  • Coordinate for designing and publishing of select resource material of the organisation

Qualifications and Experience

  • Mastersā€™ degree in mass communication, natural resources management, Communications design, Graphic design or related fields
  • At least two years relevant work experience in copywriting, designing or other communications tasks. Experience with environmental organisations would be preferable.
  • Demonstrated track record in website content development and management, writing and editing articles, social-media, reports, leaflets, flyers, news and blogs
  • Knowledge of WordPress and Hootsuite
  • Knowledge of graphic design tools like InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and similar software
  • Understanding and interest in environment or wetland issues

Remuneration

The incumbent will be placed in Grade 3 of salary scale, with an annual gross remuneration of Rs. 6.2 lakhs with all perks.

Application process

Interested candidates may send their detailed resume at recruitment@wi-sa.org by March 12th, 2023 with ā€˜Application: Communications Associateā€™ in subject line. The resume should provide information on candidateā€™s ability to meet the mentioned qualifications and experience and perform the tasks described above.


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED

IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development