Junior Manager – Communications

Jr. Manager – Communications (One Year Contract Position)

Duration: One Year From mid-July 2018 onwards

Experience required: 0-2 years

Key Responsibilities

Content writing, website management and social media management


  • Liase with the projects team in understanding the communication requirements
  • Draft clear, concise content
  • Strategise and create campaigns and communication collaterals for events (Presentations, posters, emailers, etc.)
  • Create web pages for events (Training will be provided for particular platforms in use)
  • Assist in managing Social Media accounts for swissnex India (Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube)
  • Assist in liaising with partners, sponsors and vendors, especially for communication materials
  •  Assist in setting up events/ exhibitions


  • Continuous learning, exposure to people and networks in the areas of innovation, science and higher education
  • Compensation at par with industry standards
  • Being part of a multicultural, growing team; an international workspace in the heart of Bangalore
    … in short, a great place to work! Requirements and profileswissnex India is an annex of the local Consulate General of Switzerland. Therefore, the following conditions and requirements of the Swiss Department of Foreign Affairs apply for our internship positions:
  • Should hold a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Literature, Journalism or Mass Communication/ Communication Studies
  • A go-getter, open-minded and a self-motivator. Should be a good team player
  • Superior written and oral English language skills
  • Interest for interdisciplinary projects
  • Flexible for occasional evening or weekend assignments
  • Prior work experience in a Communication or Editorial role, would be a plus

Skillsets required:

Must have:
Excellent in content writing (should be able to adapt the content for multiple platforms as required)
Website management – The candidate will be required to manage WordPress platforms (training can be provided)
Social Media Management (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram)
Vendor management skills (for photography, videography, printing)

Good to have:
Event photography skills
Knowledge of design softwares such as Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, etc., would be plus


Please write to Palek Sharma (palek.sharma@nullswissnexindia.org) with your CV and motivation letter (mandatory)* and your portfolio (optional) until the 20 June 2018. * Please note that applications without motivation letters shall not be considered.