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Current Openings (12)

Responsibilities :

As a Communication Strategist at Wildlife SOS, you will play a crucial role in developing and implementing communication strategies to raise awareness, engage stakeholders, and drive support for our conservation efforts. You will be responsible for crafting compelling narratives, managing media relations, and leveraging various communication channels to effectively communicate our mission and impact.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement comprehensive communication strategies to advance Wildlife SOS’ mission and goals.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align communication efforts with organizational objectives.
  • Along with the team, create content for various channels, including website, social media, newsletters, and annual reports.
  • Write research-based blogs for the website.
  • Review written content for various platforms, including blogs, updates, brochures, scripts, and other write-ups, ensuring accuracy, consistency, and alignment with the organization’s messaging.
  • Conduct thorough reviews of media-related content, such as videos and reels, to maintain high-quality standards and adherence to brand guidelines.
  • Monitor social media platforms regularly to identify trends, engagement opportunities, and potential issues.
  • Manage the YouTube platform, ensuring content optimization, audience engagement, and alignment with the overall communication strategy.
  • Oversee the social media team, reviewing content, posts, stories, and notifications for consistency, relevance, and adherence to brand guidelines.
  • Ensure consistency of messaging and branding across all communication materials.
  • Analyse digital metrics to measure the impact of campaigns and optimise strategies for maximum reach.
  • Represent Wildlife SOS in public events, conferences, and meetings. 
  • Closely work with the Fundraising team to manage the sponsorship program for rehabilitated animals.
  • Design illustrations and graphics for social media or blogs whenever required.
  • Give presentations and talks in schools and colleges to educate and engage students on wildlife conservation issues.
  • Support the field team in organising educational events to raise awareness about wildlife conservation, ensuring effective communication before, during, and after events.
  • Support the Communications team in conducting webinars to engage and educate the public on wildlife conservation topics.
  • Coordinate with the graphic designer to produce visually appealing designs that align with the organisation’s branding and communication goals.
  • Engage in organisation-wide partnerships and collaborations.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, or a related field. Any prior experience with wildlife is a plus.
  • Proven experience in strategic communication, public relations, or a similar role.
  • Strong writing and editing skills with the ability to craft compelling narratives.
  • Proficiency in digital marketing tools and platforms.
  • Passion for wildlife conservation and a commitment to Wildlife SOS’ mission.

Responsibilities :

  • Managing the Feed Formulation activities and coordination with all other veterinarians at WSOS.
  • Examining animals and checking their health status
  • Dressing the wounds of injured animals
  • Maintains animal health by diagnosing and treating diseases and injuries.
  • Determines the nature of disease or injury by examining birds and/or large and
    small animals.
  • Restores animal health by treating animals surgically or medically.
  • Capable of diagnosing diseases remotely and advising the large animal/ small
    animal caretaker on treatment protocols over the phone.
  • Prevents rabies, brucellosis, and other disorders by testing animals and
    providing inoculations.
  • Promotes the health of animals by advising animal caretakers about sanitation
    measures, feeding, and general care.
  • Documents actions by completing and updating forms, reports, and animal
    records and reporting diseases.
  • Enhances the organization’s reputation by accepting ownership for
    accomplishing new and different requests, and exploring opportunities to add
    value to job accomplishments.
  • Nutritional evaluation of different feed ingredients.
  • Providing technical service support.
  • Proactively managing critical medicine inventory and its norms.

Skills

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree
  • Experience of at least 6 months-1 year in the same field
  • Fluent in English, Hindi, and Marathi (speech and script)
  • Work experience as a Veterinarian, Veterinary Technician or Veterinarian
    Assistant
  • Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations, and health
    checks on animals
  • Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g., X-ray machines) and anaesthesia
    procedures
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and
    conditions using simple language
  • Availability to take evening or weekend shifts in cases of emergency
  • Patience and love for animals

Responsibilities :

  • PowerPoint presentations for meetings and webinars as per guidelines.
  • Regularly make recommendations for graphic enhancements to presentations, share knowledge with other team members.
  • Assist in the creation of creatives for the new products.
  • Co-ordinate with vendors for merchandising.
  • Graphic Designer in designing and developing graphics.
  • Plan, design and develop graphics based on requirements.
  • Develop branding materials for new events and social media.
  • Produce high-quality artwork within agreed deadline using various software applications.
  • Offer production design ability in the development of digital and print collateral such as point-of-sale signage, brochures, newsletter and packaging.
  • Provide creative support for other projects and assignments when required.

Skills:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in illustration, graphic design, printed textile or relevant experience in the design field.
  • Good verbal and communication skills with a friendly disposition and a can-do, positive attitude.
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe CS6/ CC software like Photoshop, Illustrator and Coreldraw.
  • Should have experience with and knowledge of typography, page layout, information design, and interactive design.
  • Broad knowledge of art and design fundamentals, including graphic design, packaging design, photography, illustration.
  • Ability to research and develop into new manufacturing techniques.
  • Ability to create detailed product specifications to be sent to vendors for manufacture.
  • Must be persistent, organised, and possess the ability to multi-task effectively.
  • Ability to work well on own as well as a part of a team.

* Design portfolio along with the resume is required for consideration.

Responsibilities :

  • Conceptualizing and research for press releases and monitoring news from print & broadcast media.
  • Maintaining and developing relationships with journalists and external agencies.
  • Garnering new media contacts on a monthly basis.
  • Research and development for blogs, animal updates, articles, internal newsletter and other written communication reports.
  • Developing key collaterals and communication tools for Wildlife SOS.
  • Develop quality content for social media platforms.
  • Help the team in drafting content for grants, awards applications and annual reports.
  • Respond to audience and press queries by understanding inquiry.
  • Coordinating with Delhi & Agra rescue teams for regular rescue updates
  • Actively participate in relevant organizational meetings and events.
  • Participating in relevant events including exhibitions, awareness programs etc.
  • Get photos and updates on projects & updates from concerned centres and teams.
  • General administrative duties (filing, phone calls, coordinating)

Skills:

  • Graduate/postgraduate in mass media or communications for development OR Social Work Graduate with interest/passion for Communications.
  • 1-2 years experience in Communications or journalism role.
  • Excellent writing skills with an ability to write in different styles and voices.
  • An understanding of the Media and Digital platforms.
  • Proficient in Hindi & English both written and verbal.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Ability to complete tasks according to timelines.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a variety of projects at once.
  • Outcome Oriented.
  • Team player.

Responsibilities :

  • Assisting the foundation in the selection, implementation and monitoring of charitable grants for social causes.
  • Fostering relations between the organisation and grantees
  • Reporting on foundation and grant utilization progress activities to top management
  • Assist in development and recommendation of the grant budget. 
  • Draft grant proposals and supporting documents based on the funding requirements of the organization.
  • Submit proposals to grant coordinators for approval.
  • Maintain positive relationships with fund providers and other stakeholders.
  • Maintain records and submit reports related to grant opportunities.
  • Study and understand the history, structure, objectives, programs and financial needs of the organization.
  • Travel to attend meetings or news conferences
  • Perform any other related duties as assigned 

Skills and Experience:

  • A master’s degree in Social Welfare 
  • Experience of working with charitable organizations, social causes and NGOs will be an added benefit
  • Good leadership qualities, Logical and analytical thinking skills
  • A passion for social welfare community support, charitable cause and animal welfare
  • Ability to work with different types of people
  • Work as a team player and be able to motivate staff members 
  • Willingness to work from office or site for 6 days in a week 
  • Excellent writing and speaking skills 
  • Excellent organizational and team coordination abilities
  • A pleasant personality
  • Proficient in Hindi, English and Marathi – both written and verbal.
  • Ability to complete tasks according to timelines.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a variety of projects at once.
  • Outcome Oriented person

Responsibilities :

  • Develop an understanding and awareness about Wildlife SOS work.
  • Make presentations and calls and explain about the organization’s work to members of the public in a clear and interesting way.
  • Meet set income targets by signing paid supporters and individual donors for Wildlife SOS.
  • Develop and manage long term relationship with donors and upgrading them up the donor pyramid.
  • To aid the Fundraising and volunteering team.
  • To Influence donors to donate or sponsor animals or provide volunteer services by following a prepared script to give organisation’s reference information.
  • To ensure that fundraising and resource mobilization information are up to date.
  • Manage information and record the profile and fundraising activity of donors on a database.
  • Motivate and facilitate supporters to maximise the funds they raise.
  • Inspire new supporters to raise money, while maintaining and developing relationships with existing supporters.
  • To develop and generate volunteer and donor queries to support BBRC project.
  • Any other activities or assignments as requested by the Management.
  • Going for appointments.
  • Assisting during stalls.

Responsibilities :

  • Review and update all human resources policies to meet the organizations needs
  • Plan and facilitating HR activities in the team: contract, recruitment, employee relations
  • Handle employee grievances formally and informally, forward them to concerned department and follow up for resolution.
  • Play the role of employee champion by knowing and counselling their employees as and when required.
  • Ensure to develop job descriptions for current/new positions
  • Assist the organisation by developing and keeping a list of potential candidates for quick recruitment at any given point of time
  • Conduct police verification for employees, employee verification through references, past positions held, due diligence of candidates considered for recruitment
  • Maintain current organizational chart and current staff contact list
  • Process documentation and prepare reports relating to personnel activities (staffing, recruitment, training, grievances, performance evaluations etc.)
  • Handle employee grievances and develop a diplomatic grievance handling method through confidence building and employee recognition.
  • Assist the progress of job planning and performance management
  • Support for procedures or papers relating to personnel or staffing issues
  • Conduct instruction for staff members about admin and hr procedures
  • Update and maintain the training database of all the staff
  • Develop and maintain updates and historic records of staff for HR and legal purpose
  • Organise staff skill building and also employee bonding exercises
  • Scheduling job interviews and assisting in interview process
  • Orienting new employees to the organization (setting up a designated log-in, workstation, email address, etc.)
  • Maintaining current HR Files and employee databases
  • Other HR related assignments
  • Acting as a first point of contact: dealing with correspondence and phone calls
  • Reminding the founders/CEO of important tasks and deadlines
  • Managing databases and filing systems
  • Collating and filing systems
  • Develop quick understanding of the wider groups, internal organization was of working
  • Maintain all hard copy and digital records for ongoing executive projects
  • Reporting to the deliverables and assignments as and when requirements by the management

Key Skills:

  • Graduate/postgraduate in Human resources.
  • Proficient in Hindi & English both written and verbal.
  • Go-getter and a team player who is excited about the vision of Wildlife SOS
  • Should be good at Excel and Power point
  • Task and time management abilities are important with ability to prioritise
  • Should be a fast learner with the ability to multitask and work under pressure
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Ability to complete tasks according to timelines.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a variety of projects at once.
  • Outcome Oriented.
  • Team player

Responsibilities :

  • Source and recruit volunteers through various techniques (databases, e-mail, social media etc.)
  • Planning and organizing events, including site selection, logistical arrangements, purchasing supplies, promoting events, scheduling and being the primary point of contact for the event.
  • Produce schedules for everyday activities
  • Assign responsibilities to the right people for special events
  • Coordinate teams of volunteers for large-scale actions
  • Communicate frequently with volunteers to ensure they are satisfied and well-placed
  • Using marketing tools such as outreach programs, e-mails, and volunteer databases.
  • Periodic evaluation of volunteers.
  • Community outreach activities.
  • Fundraising
  • Disseminate information for upcoming actions and events
  • Keep detailed records of volunteers’ information and assignments
  • Εnsure the purpose of the organization and its actions is clearly communicated
  • Other administrative and management duties as assigned.

Skills:

  • Graduate/postgraduate in mass media or communications for development 
  • Excellent writing skills 
  • Excellent organizational and team coordination abilities
  • A pleasant, outgoing personality
  • Proficient in Hindi & English – both written and verbal.
  • Ability to complete tasks according to timelines.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a variety of projects at once.
  • Outcome Oriented.

Responsibilities :

    • Working closely with the Communications team, reporting to Head of Communications and Co-Founders
    • Coordinating with graphic designer to create collaterals, posters, infographics etc
    • Coordinating with field staff and photographers for content or project execution
    • Celebrity engagement – approaching new celebrities, building celebrity database and converting them into supporters/donors/patrons, organizing celebrity visits to the centres
    • Handling all filming projects – Liaison with filming production houses, broadcasters, filming cast and crew, coordinating with various teams 
    • Working closely with the press team to coordinate video interviews, media filming, potential new press stories etc
    • Develop new and imaginative online and offline campaigns and out-of-the-box activities, creating a yearly calendar
    • Organizing and coordinating small scale and large scale events, national and international workshops, seminars
    • Organizing, coordinating with tour operators and other relevant persons for annual expeditions (Founders Trip)
    • Organizing and coordinating digital events, webinars, panel discussions, interviews
    • Thank you calls or emails to people who have donated and/or attended an event
    • Networking with people and HNI’s at events.
    • Creative content creation, video production, creative direction – working closely with the videographer and editor to ideate, execute and deliver final product
    • Updating and tracking various sheets including annual metrics, events, celebrities, donors etc
    • Creating presentations for various events
    • Ideating, scripting, recording and editing the WSOS podcast (Elephant Tails)
    • Organizing interviews with famous personalities, drafting scripts, recording and editing WSOS talk show
    • Regular follow ups and updates to donors, supporters and stakeholders
    • Approaching new corporates/organizations for partnerships or collaborations, managing existing brand partnerships 
    • Drafting proposals for partnerships and collaborations
    • Working with the legal team to create or edit MoU’s or other legal guidance
    • Coordinate with accounts department periodically and as required to end out donation receipts
    • Develop strategies to encourage new or increased contributions.
    • Researching and signing up for upcoming events and conferences
    • Assist communications team with additional help in other areas
    • Assisting with rescue calls and coordinating with rescue team as and when required

    Skills and Experience

    • Graduate/postgraduate in Communications field
    • Established understanding in Public Relations.
    • Must be a people person 
    • Excellent speaking skills – Confident in speaking to small or large groups of people
    • Excellent writing skills (English) and verbal communication skills.
    • Proficient in Hindi & English – both written and verbal.
    • Basic Understanding of prospect donor target markets (ie HNI, CSR, Foundations, Rotary/Lions)
    • A detail oriented person.
    • Ability to work in a team
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Have a flexible approach to work
    • Diligent Worker
    • Ability to Multitask and handle a variety of projects at once
    • Ability to work on their own to drive projects through to completion
    • Should be able to travel to field sites on a short notice
    • Be comfortable to work on field as and when required

Responsibilities :

  • Have a decent understanding of how eCommerce & online transactions work
  • Manage merchandising and product changes on website
  • Collate and monitor key metrics on traffic, engagement & sales
  • Managing product inventory, maintaining inward & outward etc.
  • Compiling daily sales data as per payment gateway and platform backend
  • Identify & manage web platform related aspects with designer and developer
  • Reconciliation of logistics, delivery & payments processed
  • Coordinating with digital marketing and social media agencies as required
  • Catalogue and listing uploading of the products on e-commerce website
  • Ensure Customer Invoicing is being processed seamlessly
  • Return Policy Management
  • Handling all customer queries on the website
  • Coordinate with logistics partner and manage delivery SLAs and returns

Skills:

  • Graduate or Post Graduate
  • Good verbal and written communication in English
  • Ability to Ideate & plan initiatives for the Wildlife SOS E-commerce Platform
  • Go-getter and a team player who is excited about the vision of Wildlife SOS
  • Should be good at Excel and Power point
  • Should have basic understanding of Digital Marketing
  • Should be aware of Google Analytics and how to collate data as required
  • Task and time management abilities are important with ability to prioritise
  • Should be a fast learner with the ability to multitask and work under pressure

Responsibilities :

– Write Content to Different Briefs

  • Write content for blogs and web pages, newsletters, brochures, and whitepapers. 
  • Write and market copy to promote our organization and services
  • Writing technical documentation or adapting complex information to a more digestible format.
  • Craft and send our monthly newsletter

– Manage Editorial Calendars

  • Manage the editorial calendar and ensure timely publication
  • Produce around key search terms for higher traffic and online visibility

– Proofread and Edit Content

  • Monitor web traffic and user engagement (e.g. bounce rates)
  • Proofread, re-structure and edit articles by content writers
  • Improve illustration in collaboration with marketing and design teams
  • Edit all content that’s produced within the team to highlight any inaccuracies in information or amend spelling and grammatical errors before the content is published. 

– Optimize Content Based on SEO Guidelines

  • Optimize published pieces using SEO guidelines
  • Find ways to edit content to include keywords and optimize copy to meet best SEO practices. 

– Generate New Ideas and Concepts

  • Generate new ideas around industry-related topics
  • Update our website and social media pages with new content
  • Use online sources to research topics
  • Finding new ideas to market a new product or service, developing concepts for content production-relevant to the latest industry trends. 
  • May work independently to come up with these ideas or work as part of a team to brainstorm suggestions.

Skills:

  • Graduate/postgraduate in mass media or communications for development OR Social Work Graduate with interest/passion for Communications.
  • Excellent writing skills with an ability to write and edit in different styles and voices.
  • Proven work experience as a Content Editor
  • An understanding of the Media and Digital platforms.
  • Proficient in Hindi & English – both written and verbal.
  • A good eye for design and detail
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Ability to complete tasks according to timelines.
  • Familiarity with SEO and keyword research
  • Hands-on experience with Content Management Systems (e.g. WordPress)
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a variety of projects at once.
  • Outcome Oriented.

Responsibilities :

Collateral & Reports
Will be responsible to support the team in the development of all key collaterals and communication tools for Wildlife SOS.  This will include the drafting and development of copy/content for all collaterals and publications, the regular capture of case studies from the field and proof-reading and editing. Specific tools and collaterals will include, but not limited to, the following:

  • Collaterals – Organisational brochure/case for support, program brochures, fact sheets, caselets
  • PowerPoint presentations – Responsible for providing inputs into the development and dissemination of PPTs and presentations for Wildlife SOS, case for support, each program and sub program of Wildlife SOS.
  • Annual Report – You will be responsible for the collation of content for the ACF annual report in alignment with the AR theme and style (as set by Communications Consultant & Graphic Designer). This will include copywriting, selection of images, internal reports, and testimonials.
  • Other publications – You will be responsible for contributing to the development of copy and editing of other internal and external publications i.e. knowledge sharing papers/publications.

Content Support – Digital
You will support the team in the development of quality content to support all online platforms.  This will include, but not limited to:

  • Website: You will help provide content for the development of the new Wildlife SOS website and provide new case studies and stories regularly to update and refresh website content.
  • Blog: You will work as part of a team to plan and write content for the Wildlife SOS blog. This will include up to 20 articles every month.
  • Monthly Newsletter – Responsible for facilitating the planning of 12 x Wildlife SOS Newsletters, including identification of 6-8 story ideas, drafting of stories, and editing. This will also include the oversight of other contributors.  You will also be responsible for driving dissemination growth and strategy, including expansion of the database and overseeing regular update of database.

Content Support – Events & Media
Where necessary you will support the Events & PR Manager, and Media Manager in the preparation of media releases, content for event invitations and collaterals, and other information to support these two functions.

  • Media: You will help write media releases, prepare press kits, write articles for feature publications and collate content to inform journalists of the work of Wildlife SOS.
  • Events & PR: You will help with the preparation of content and collaterals for wildlife SOS events and PR activities.

Grant Writing, Donor Proposals & Reports
You will provide support to the team for the development of draft content for Wildlife SOS grants, donor proposals, and reports.  This will involve liaison with program managers to gather content and the organization of content in alignment with donor requests and questions.

  • Grant Applications – You will play a role in drafting grant applications for a variety of funding opportunities – outlining and developing a strong argument for the need for wildlife conservation in India, and presenting the work of Wildlife SOS and the impact it has created over the years.
  • Donor Proposals – You will work with the Fundraising manager to prepare donor proposals and templates.
  • Donor Reports – You will work with the Fundraising Manager to draft donor reports regularly, including the collation of case studies, images, and impact data from the field.

Skills and Experience:

  • Graduate/postgraduate in mass media or communications for development OR Social Work Graduate with interest/passion for Communications.
  •  3-5 years experience in a Communications or journalism role.
  • Excellent writing skills with the ability to write in different styles and voices.
  • An understanding of the Media and Digital platforms.
  • Proficient in Hindi & English – both written and verbal.
  • A good eye for design.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Ability to complete tasks according to timelines.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a variety of projects at once.
  • Outcome Oriented.

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