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Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), New Delhi
Communications Intern (Events and Media)

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At CEEW, we are deliberate about what we stand for (and what we don’t stand for!) as an employer. So, if the below description strikes a chord, we would love to hear from you!

At CEEW, we build careers in public policy

  • We offer strong visionary leadership – with emphasis on research and impact at scale
  • We actively promote leadership by initiative
  • We celebrate talent and ambition
  • You will be surrounded by smart people who will challenge you and help you grow
  • You will learn faster than your peers in other organisations
  • Curiosity and irreverence as well as responsibility come together at CEEW
  • You will get above-market remuneration
  • We provide a safe space for all
  • At CEEW, your life is your example for others

Communications Intern (Events and Media)

Job LocationNew Delhi, India

Reporting toCommunications Associate

DurationThree (3) months (extendable on mutual agreement)


CEEW seeks to hire an intern to join the Outreach team to support on a range of communication activities at CEEW, including organising events, developing communication material, and supporting on activities planned for CEEW’s 10th anniversary year.

The candidate will get exposure to the inner workings of one of India’s leading think tanks and will have the opportunity to understand the stakeholders that play a key role in the energy and environment space.

An ideal candidate should possess good project management skills, ability to liaison with third-party vendors, and basic design and writing skills. The candidate should be solution-oriented, detail-oriented and committed to adhering to timelines.

In addition to the duties and responsibilities below, the individual should be prepared, as and when necessary, to take on additional responsibilities.

Job Duties and Accountabilities

  • Support the Communications Associate in planning and organising roundtables, seminars, workshops, dialogues, and conferences.
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  • Create event invites and other communications material (using online design tools such as Canva) with guidance from the Communications Associate.
  • Coordinate with third-party vendors (event vendors, designers, printers, photographer/videographer) to ensure that event related collateral is prepared in given timelines and all requirements are communicated to the event vendors in a timely manner.
  • Brainstorm with the team to come up with creative engagement ideas for the event and work towards executing these.
  • Support the Communications Associate in event-related branding and logistics such as backdrops, brochures, conference badges, seating cards, seating plans, room layouts, etc.
  • Rigorous follow-ups with the invitees for confirmations on attendance. The intern will need to ensure that the database is updated daily to reflect confirmations that have come in through website registrations, emails and phone calls.
  • Coordinate with the Operations team to ensure that necessary logistical arrangements are made.
  • Provide on-ground support during CEEW events.
  • Keep a tab on CEEW media mentions and update these on a daily basis.

Selection Criteria


  • Master’s/Bachelor’s degree in events, communications, marketing or any related fields preferred
  • Knowledge of/experience in event management

Work experience and other skills

  • 0-1 years’ experience in event management or a similar role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Excellent grasp of English language
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively

If you are a go-getter with excellent organisational skills, we would like to speak with you. If you are a self-starter and work with minimum intervention, then we would definitely consider hiring you!

CEEW operates in a dynamic environment and the candidate will be required to show flexibility in undertaking a variety of tasks. CEEW is an equal opportunity employer. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.


Interested candidates are requested to share their curriculum vitae (CV) and cover letter explaining your interest in the position (in one PDF) and send it to jobs@ceew.in with ‘Application – Communications Intern (Events and Media)’ as the subject line. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Interested applicants are advised to apply at the earliest possible.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified by us. We appreciate your interest