Communications Strategist
Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR)
Location: Pune

Watershed Organisation Trust (WOTR) is looking to hire a Communications Strategist.

Designation  Communications Strategist
Division / Department  Communications
No of Positions  1
Work experience  2+ years in communication roles. Development sector experience will be a plus.
Location  Pune 
Qualifications  Postgraduate in communications, journalism, marketing, or related  fields. 
(Specialization with Essential criteria  Required) You really want to make India better and bring change to the  millions of rural people living in poverty 

You have excellent written and verbal skills in English 

You have the proven ability to ideate and execute campaigns 

You have the proven ability to write clear, concise, and  compelling text 

You have the proven ability to ideate and create content across  various media types including blogs, videos, social media, email,  news journals etc. 

You have the ability to develop content consistent with the  WOTR brand voice, style, and tone 

You have an entrepreneurial mindset: You work proactively,  take calculated risks, think independently, and are quick to  make decisions 

You are strong in the people quadrant with well-developed interpersonal and relationship-building skills 

You are curious – about the development sector, environment &  sustainability-related issues 

You have strong organizational, project management and  reporting and analytical skills with a focus on excellence and  accuracy

Job Description  You will report directly to the Head of Communications and will  be responsible for ideating and executing communications-based initiatives 

You will be responsible for boosting existing communication  initiatives, managing the website, campaigns on social media,  annual report, monthly newsletter, and the quarterly magazine 

You will proactively increase coverage and understanding of  WOTR’s work in India and globally through content on multiple  communication channels 

You will build relationships with the media and pitch apt  stories/create Press releases/ draft opinion pieces to ensure  that our impact and narrative is captured

You will support the fundraising team in creating and executing individual donor campaigns and crafting messages, pitches, and  other relevant communications material for donor prospects 

You will collect, organize, and create relevant news and case studies, resources, and interviews to be used for marketing,  fundraising and media purposes. 

You will also coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to manage the work and achieve the required deliverables.

If interested, please write to with the subject line ‘Role: Communications Strategist’.

PS: We are open to freshers also applying to this role