National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj NIRDPR
Communications Manager
Communications, IT, Media, Knowledge Management, Editor
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 26 2021


About the Organization:

National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) is a premier Institute of national and international repute in terms of capacity-building and research in the realm of Rural Development and related aspects.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Implement the media activities approved as per the annual communications plan for IEC Division, Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD)

  • Supervise and oversee all Social Media activities on MoRD handles, propose campaigns, develop monthly calendar/plan and ensure that the timelines are promptly followed and associated deliverables are as per the quality and standards set by the Ministry

  • Liaise with various MoRD programme divisions for collating inputs for various national level campaigns, events and other communication activities

  • Provide communications expertise and support to MoRD programme divisions whenever required, especially on social media and events related activities

  • Support the Behaviour Change Communication Specialist on all communication activities comprising of multi-media campaigns, on-ground campaign, development of roll-out plans, concept notes, documentation etc.

  • Document success stories, press releases, creative briefs, reports, content for annual report etc. for various MoRD IEC activities

  • Liaise with vendors such as multi-media agencies, social media agencies, production houses, etc. to develop quality communication material within tight deadlines

  • Assist in developing impact assessment tools to ensure evidence based communication planning

Education Qualification:

  • Post Graduate Degree/Diploma in Mass Communication/ Marketing/ PR/ Advertising or other Communications related field


  • Minimum five years of professional experience in the field of communications with strong interest in social/development work

How to apply

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