Communication Officer Details


Job Title

Communication Officer

Job Code


Job Location

D- Block, Janak Puri, New Delhi-110058




Organization Profile

Deepalaya is an ISO 9001:2008 certified non – government organisation that believes in enabling self reliance and is committed to working on issues affecting the urban and rural poor, with a special focus on women and children.The NGO was started on July 16th 1979 by seven founding members, and for more than three decades, has been contributing to the crusade against illiteracy. Over the years, Deepalaya has established several projects in the areas of Education (Formal/Non-Formal/Remedial), Women Empowerment (reproductive health, SHG, Micro-finance), Institutional careCommunity HealthVocational Training and Differently-Abled. These projects are operational in Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Deepalaya actively performs the Human Resource Planning in our organization and hence attract and retain the best available Human Resources (mean “Assets” to us).

Reporting: Executive Director

Role Summary

  • Good Communication Skills (Written and Verbal)
  • Good Computer Knowledge
  • Knowledge of Software like Corel Draw is an added advantage for them
  • An eye for finding stories
  • Reporting Skills

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Work on the Brand Building and Public Relations of Deepalaya
    1. Cold Calling – This is required for updating the media list and making a new one in order to find the right person of contact during Deepalaya events.
    2. Media Pitching
    3. Preparing Press Releases- Both Pre and Post event
    4. Post event media calling
    5. Photography skills is an added advantage
  2. Reporting on all the project
    1. Writing Creative Articles- Should know how to write stories creatively about the projects. Good Writing skills are essential for the ones entering this profile. This is further used to send to the media.
    2. Documentation of Case studies
    3. Movie/ Video making of the projects- Not just writing, the person should also be comfortable using the camera/ handicam to make movies on the different projects of Deepalaya
    4. Capacity to write catchy video scripts
    5. Updating social media content and prepare material for donation campaign.
    6. Updation of content for website and supporting the IT department in preparation of dynamic website.
  3. Feedback Reporting
    1. Submit weekly reports on regular basis.
    2. Editing and generating project activity reports.
  4. Any other assignment given by the management

Qualification & Experience: Bachelors/Master’s in Journalism, Communication or relevant field with minimum 1-3 years of working experience.

How to Apply

Eligible candidates interested in the above  mentioned position are requested to submit their updated resume along with cover note stating current salary drawn and expected salary to jobs@deepalaya.org latest by March 05, 2019. 

Kindly mention the title of the position in the subject line of the email.

We would revert to the candidate once he/she is short-listed for the further process and hence feedback would be provided only to the selected candidates

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