PR Manager

Organization
Simpa Energy India
Deadline for Applications
07/22/2016
Contact Information
priya.shah@simpanetworks.com
Tags
Full-timeInternship

Simpa Energy India is searching for a talented individual to manage external relations, marketing and communications. Our unique technology and fast-paced development offer an exciting opportunity to grow and expand your skills while working for a world-changing company. We are seeking a candidate experienced in marketing and media relations with a passion for energy access and social impact.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Develop Simpa’s PR strategy and visibility in the energy access landscape: Partnerships with industry associations; institutional tie-ups; exhibition events to showcase our products; conference attendance.
  • Position Simpa on the public stage: Write and commission blogs; manage social media strategy; coordinate with industry publications and compile our views on emerging sector trends; interviews with media and academic researchers; general public enquiries.
  • Develop press releases for major funding announcements and forge long-term media partnerships.
  • Competitive landscape: Track developments in the sector with regards to competitors, products, government policy initiatives
  • Internal communications: Scheduling, attending and minuting monthly and quarterly business reviews; CEO workplan sessions; Simpa Stories sessions; weekly News articles; company values and dissemination of key materials.
  • Manage Simpa’s photo and video library: Work with cross-functional teams (Product, Training, Marketing) to continually improve the quality of our media materials.

Key Qualifications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication, relationship-building and partnership development skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills to develop market insights and win grant opportunities
  • Ability to formulate and execute strategic marketing initiatives for an external audience

Education / Experience

  • BA in Communications / Marketing or similar field
  • Masters / MBA strongly preferred
  • 5-7 years’ experience in marketing & brand management