World Resources Institute WRI
Senior Associate - Communications
Communications, IT, Media, Knowledge Management, Editor
Bengaluru Karnataka Mumbai Maharashtra
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jun 15 2021


About the Organization:

World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, nonprofit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. Their work focuses on building sustainable and liveable cities and working towards a low carbon economy. Through research, analysis, and recommendations, WRI India puts ideas into action to build transformative solutions to protect the earth, promote livelihoods, and enhance human well-being.

Position: Senior Associate - Communications


Editorial -

  • Provide writing, editing and proof-reading support.

  • Help team members write blogs and proof/edit to meet WRI India’s standards.

  • Write press releases, newsletters, and social media content along with ideating, facilitating, and editing op-eds for external publication. Check for length, language, flow, spelling and grammar.

Website & Social Media -

  • Perform quality control checks on all new and revised content for websites and social media.

  • Work closely with WRI India communications staff to ensure that the team’s work and news coverage is promptly and systematically shared on the organization’s social media platforms, websites and in any newsletters, recap mailers or for external media outreach.

  • Ability to create/supervise simple social media infographics/visuals and disseminate research data in a visually appealing format would be a plus.

Coordination and Other Responsibilities -

  • Communicating and coordinating with media, partners and other stakeholders.

  • Reaching out to industries and supporting the hydrogen conversation on Indian and global platforms.

  • Ensuring that all WRI India content disbursed to the media is precise, factual, and legally sound. Also, ensuring WRI India’s branding and style guides are adhered to in all outreach materials.


  • Minimum 5-8 years of full-time experience

  • Excellent writing and editing skills in English.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Ability to build and maintain productive relationships internally and externally.

  • Capability to communicate complex ideas in well-organized, everyday language.

  • Ability to self-manage and meet deadlines, manage multiple projects at the same time.

  • Enthusiasm, flexibility, technical curiosity, and willingness to learn.

  • Understanding of how websites are built and basic troubleshooting.

  • Basic familiarity with design software (Canva, Photoshop) is an added benefit.

Potential Salary: 10,00,000 INR to 12,00,000 INR CTC

How to apply

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