Careers

 

We are always looking for well-trained, motivated professionals to join our team.
If you are interested in a career with Civitas, email your resume to career@civitas.in or fill our online application form.

Vacancy for ADMINISTRATIVE ASSOCIATE
Centre for Public Policy Research (CPPR) is a Research based organization having its Consultancy Wing in Civitas Consultancy Private Limited. CPPR works in areas like research promotion, knowledge dissemination, capacity building, grass roots initiatives etc. This, the Centre believes, would be a humble beginning towards its larger efforts aimed at the creation of an equitable, socially just and environmentally sound state enriched by democratic and secular principles.

The Centre is located in Kochi and is constituted as a Public Charitable Trust for the purpose of carrying out its objects for the benefit of the public at large as beneficiaries, irrespective of class, community, creed, so that such benefits may be given directly by the trust to the beneficiaries. CPPR is a growing organization and has a pool of talent from various parts of the country, who are experienced in handling socio-economic research projects. They are assisted by experts and luminaries in their respective fields.

CPPR has invited the applications for the following vacant post in the organization:
 
Vacancy/ Post :  ADMINISTRATIVE ASSOCIATE
 
Work Profile 
  • Office Management, filing and meeting personnel's
  • Media Publicity and networking
  • Website Management, content editing
  • Documentation including video editing, designing works using photography, Corel Draw, Photoshop and Page Maker
 
Qualification & Skills
  • Graduation qualification in economics/Malayalam/English/Journalism/Mass Communication/HR/Marketing.
  • Fluency in English and Malayalam (Recommended)
  • Preference for multimedia specialists.
  • Computer skills including video editing and experience in Photoshop and Corel Draw. Use of Adobe Premier, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint essential. Understanding of SPSS is preferable.
 
Location: The role will be based in Kochi, but will involve extensive travel to project/programme locations, as and when required.

Duration: A minimum commitment of One (1 year) is necessary. The first four months will be probationary.

Compensation: Negotiable; at par in the sector.
 
Those interested should send an application with their resume to career@civitas.in on or before August 18, 2012. Please mention your expectations along with the email. Please mention in the subject line ‘Post for Administrative Associate’

PR intern
Civitas is looking for interns to assist with Public Relations for a minimum period of one month. The PR intern will assist in the following duties:
  • Coordinate PR for Civitas events
  • Identify online and offline networking opportunities
  • Increase the organisation’s online visibility with the help of social networking websites
  • Liaise with the media to publish articles, research papers. Follow up with the media is essential
  • Monitor press coverage received
  • Update the PR and media database
  • Upload event listings on identified/related networks
  • Strategise and suggest events for the organisation
 
Qualification: Should have a masters degree or is enrolled in a masters programme in one of the following or related fields: Public relations, journalism, advertising, business or a related field. 
 
Knowledge and Skills Required:
  • Keen interest in Civitas programmes
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Fluency in English
  • Comprehensive knowledge of social networking sites, social bookmarking sites, blogs, and other online forums
  • Extremely motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and cross-cultural communication skills
  • Strong oral communication skills
  • Computer literate, with proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
 
Location: Anywhere in India
Duration: A minimum commitment of one month is necessary.
 
Those interested should send an application with their resume to career@civitas.in. Email a cover letter (including dates of availability for internship), a resume, one reference, and a writing sample (max 500 words) with the subject ‘PR Intern’.

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