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

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!

We are proud to build careers in public policy and social impact.

  • 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 ambitious 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​

Designation offered Communications Intern (Filmmaking and Photography)

Team Outreach

Reporting toCommunications Associate

Location New Delhi

Duration 3 months (extendable basis mutual agreement)

Purpose

To support the Outreach team on a range of communication activities including, but not limited to, producing short in-house videos, documenting life at CEEW, quick edits and uploads, and other outreach activities.
An ideal candidate should possess excellent communication and audio visual editing skills, knowledge of current trends and interested in telling stories related to sustainability. The candidate should be solution-oriented, detail-oriented and committed to adhering to timelines.

The candidate will be expected to build city teams – either from within or through additional hiring, to drive insight and impact from the programme at the cities level. The candidate should be able to identify capacity gaps in State Governments/ULBs, regulatory gaps, present research findings and develop implementation programs recommendations in public engagements and help drive implementation in select geographies.

Deliverables and responsibilities

  • Support the Communications Associate with in-house video productions end-to-end (script writing, filming, editing, audio balancing, sub-titling, format exporting, etc.).
  • Work closely with Communication Associate/Sr. Specialist on brand films and documentary projects.
  • Edit video bytes of special events as and when required.
  • Undertake photographic/audio-visual documentation of life at CEEW and its events.
  • Provide support on research for upcoming communications and outreach projects.
  • Explore new formats and templates for audio-visual storytelling.
  • Identify opportunities to showcase CEEW’s films at conferences and festivals and make a database of the same.

Other responsibilities

  • Coordinate with third-party vendors (production houses, studios, designers, data visualisers, photographers/videographers, printers) to ensure that videos and other communication collaterals are produced within given timelines and all requirements are communicated to the vendors in a timely manner.
  • Provide on-ground support for CEEW events.
  • Support the Communications Associate in other tasks as and when required.

Selection Criteria

Education

  • Master’s/Bachelor’s / PG degree / Diploma in film studies, film making, mass communications, journalism, public policy or any related fields preferred.

Work experience and other skills

  • 1-2 years’ experience in film production, photography, videography/video editing or a similar role
  • Proficient in working with editing softwares such as Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Da Vinci Resolve
  • Proficient in handling mirrorless and DSLR cameras
  • Knowledge of motion graphics design and illustration capabilities will be an asset
  • Experience covering social, humanitarian and development issue will be an asset
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Excellent grasp of English language
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure

If you are a highly motivated individual with a passion for films, we would like to speak to you. If you are a willing learner who can excel in effective communication of not-so-simple ideas, we would consider hiring you.

CEEW operates in a dynamic environment and the candidate will be required to show flexibility in undertaking a variety of tasks.

Compensation

Competitive compensation – commensurate to the experience and matching the best of standards adopted by industry or other similar organizations for similar roles.

Application Process

CEEW is an equal opportunity employer and the selection process does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, or caste. Female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Portfolio is a must. Combine your CV and portfolio into a single document and upload it as a PDF. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Interested applicants are advised to apply at the earliest possible.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. We appreciate your interest.