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

Terms of Reference

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 (Publications)

Job LocationNew Delhi, India

Reporting toCommunications Specialist

DurationThree (3) months (extendable on mutual agreement)

Purpose of internship

To support the Outreach team on a range of communication and outreach activities, CEEW invites internship applications from communication students. The tasks include, but are not limited to, finalise CEEW’s branding style guide/ manual, make case studies of trending ideas on language usage, publications, design, producing and proofing publications, developing communication style guides, studying contemporary communication and data visualisation trends and producing communication collaterals to specific briefs. 

The internship needs candidates with

  • Above-average English language skills
  • A strong design sense
  • An eye for data visualisation and infographic making
  • The ability to research and digest best-of-class communication ideas as well as the ability to liaison with third-party vendors
  • Some basic design, photography and video making 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.

Deliverables and responsibilities


  • Help create and finalise CEEW’s branding style guide/ manual.
  • Make case studies of trending ideas in publications: language usage, design, data visualisation.
  • Finalise the CEEW publications inventory.
  • Track communication/branding strategies of other organisations in the sector.

Other responsibilities

  • Support the Communications Specialist in producing research publications as per the SOPs.
  • Coordinate with third-party vendors (designers, data visualisers, printers, photographers/videographers) to ensure communication collaterals are produced within given timelines and all requirements are communicated to the vendors in a timely manner.
  • Brainstorm to come up with creative data visualisation ideas and work towards executing these.
  • Provide on-ground support during CEEW events.


  • Master’s/Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, or marketing.

Work experience and other skills

  • 0-1 years’ experience in producing communication pieces, magazines, writing and proofing.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Excellent grasp of the 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 their interest in the internship (in one PDF) and send it to jobs@ceew.in with ‘Application – Communications Intern (Publications)’ as the subject line.

The last date to submit applications is 3 December 2019. 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.