Organization Name :
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY GANDHINAGAR
Name of the Post :
Communication & Media Officer
Job Description :
The Communication and Media Officer is expected to coordinate the development,
drafting, and editing of news releases, media advisories and announcements for distribution to the
news media to publicize the institute, its faculty, students, staff, and their programs, activities and
research. The incumbent is expected to develop and maintain professional contacts and affiliations
with the news media, bloggers, podcasters, and other influencers – at the local, national, and
international levels, to facilitate and promote the dissemination of news and publicity about the
institute. Complementary activities include maintaining the institute’s official blog, ensuring the
consistent use of branding across various media, creating print material such as brochures, posters
and flyers, and maintaining our extensive photo and video assets.
Number of the Posts :
01 (One) post
Education / Qualification :
The candidate should have a Master’s Degree or equivalent Diploma in any field. However, a Master’s Degree/ Diploma in English Journalism, Mass Communication, or related fields will be given preference. Experience in news management and/or institutional communications experience, exemplary writing, editing and presentation skills and sound news judgment and networking are expected
How to Apply :
Interested candidates may submit online application at the Institute website
(www.iitgn.ac.in) on or 25 January 2018.
– Fulfilling minimum qualifications does not entail a call for interview. Only the shortlisted
candidates, on the basis of qualifications and experience, will be called for interview. The
candidates will have to appear for the interview at their own cost.
– No interim correspondence will be entertained. Canvassing in any form shall lead to
– The Institute reserves the rights not to call an applicant for interview or not to fill the
position without assigning any reason.
– The Institute may relax the conditions of eligibility in exceptional cases or in cases of persons
holding an analogous position.
– The position is temporary and is being filled on contract basis, and appointment to the
position shall not entitle the incumbent to claim regular service or employment in the
Institute at any time.
***Important Dates :
Last Date : 25 January 2018.
Contact Address :
Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat 382355