Selco Foundation
Program Coordinator – Outreach and Communication
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Bangalore Karnataka
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Aug 08 2021


Quick Facts:

Designation: Program Coordinator – Outreach and Communication

Reporting to: Project Manager

Years of Experience: 2 to 4 years

Location: Headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka with pan India operations.

Travel: 10-15 days in a month

Working Days and shifts: Mondays to Saturday - 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Language: English, Hindi

Interview Process: Initial call (telephonic or Skype) followed by an in-person interview

Start date: Immediately

Process: Applications will be processed on a rolling basis.

Job Description

This position is expected to be fulfilled by an individual with multiple interests and skills. As an intermediary role between core innovation teams, research and learnings teams and the outreach and communications team, it would be one which would not only require strong analytical thinking and interpersonal communication but also an ability to communicate to external audiences the learnings and information generated at the Foundation. Considering technology and the web would be key medium of communication a base understanding of currently utilised languages and web systems would be essential. Here, utilising systems and design thinking would be critical to address the foundation’s information architecture needs. Furthermore to fulfill the role of the communicator, the candidate should be able to liaise with external vendors to produce and provide qualitative insights for various pieces of communication. In this role. the candidate would also be responsible to ensure the values, philosophy and key approaches are consistent with the communication and end products created.

Responsibilities :

• Assist and manage the development of social media strategy.
• Design campaigns and collaterals as per outreach requirements.
• Assist in developing deliverables to advance outreach goals of the foundation.
• Develop blogs/articles/case studies for outreach purposes.
• Manage and monitor foundation's website and social media channels.
• Create and monitor calendars for regular postings across social media channels.
• Engage with different social media handles and users to amplify message outreach.


1. Candidate should have an understanding of web development and should be willing to learn via enquiry if necessary
2. The candidate should be a good communicator, willing to speak personally to a diverse group of people. Knowledge of multiple Indian languages would be beneficial.
3. The candidate should have experience with managing and producing communications content with a higher degree of informational content. The candidate should have good aesthetic sensibilities with an understanding of various forms of communication including print, web based, videos, photography, etc. Should be experience in social media strategy.
4. The candidate should have an understanding of systems thinking, design thinking and should be willing to learn new concepts easily, if necessary.
5. The candidate should have an interest in social development and grassroot problem solving based innovation. The candidate should be willing to travel if necessary.


Please send a copy of your CV with a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this role along with a portfolio of your design skills to with ‘Re: “Program Coordinator-Outreach” as a subject line.
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