Closing DateDec 07 2021
American India Foundations (AIF) - Communications Manager
Position: Manager, Communications
Reporting: Director- Communications & Advocacy
The American India Foundation is committed to improving the lives of India’s underprivileged, with a special focus on women, children, and youth. AIF does this through high impact interventions in education, health, and livelihoods, because poverty is multidimensional. AIF’s unique value proposition is its broad engagement between communities, civil society, and expertise, thereby building a lasting bridge between the United States and India. With offices in New York and California, twelve chapters across the U.S., and India operations headquartered in Delhi NCR, AIF has impacted 9.2 million lives across 29 states of India. Visitwww.AIF.orgto learn more about AIF’s work.
Key Roles and Responsibilities:
2. Website and social media
3. Event management
4. Knowledge Management
Key skills and competencies:
Communication: Translates complex ideas into clear, impactful messages for a range of audiences, using a variety of methods and media to engage and win understanding. Extracts and constructs powerful and engaging stories from program activities. Demonstrates excellent command over English and Hindi.
Creating and Innovating: Contributes new, interesting and effective ways of getting messages about AIF’s programs to the people who need to hear them. Confidently contributes well thought through ideas, and see them through to implementation. Continually scans the external environment for trends, insights, ideas and good practice to share with team.
Digital First: Use digital technology, social media and tools to achieve AIF’s goals and program objectives
Collaboration: Works collaboratively within the team, sharing expertise, know-how and ideas. Works collaboratively with a range of external stakeholders, consultants and vendors.
Efficiency and Effectiveness: Effectively manage conflicting priorities across programs and projects. Responds flexibly, adaptably and positively to unforeseen events and changing circumstances.
Specific Knowledge Desirable but not Essential: Working familiarity with desktop publishing software such as InDesign or MS Publisher. General knowledge of key issues affecting marginalized people in India, in the field of education, public health and livelihoods.
Reporting: The position will directly report to Director- Communications & Advocacy
Other: Salary commensurate with experience.
Position Availability: Immediately
Application Process: To apply for this position, send your CV and covering letter describing how you meet the specifications for this role and what you bring to it along with your current and expected salary to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Manager, Communications”
Deadline for applications: Tuesday, 7th December, 2021.
Only applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.