The Economic Research Foundation, New Delhi is looking for a young professional to assist in website and social media related work. ERF manages three websites that broadly cover economic issues in India and across the world (www.networkideas.org, www,macroscan.org and www.mappingfinance,org), and acts as the secretariat for global network of heterodox development economists. We would like to make the websites interactive (with comments sections, etc.) and create and expand our social media presence.
The selected candidate should have a grounding in economics and be familiar with major current issues and debates in economic policies in India and elsewhere. Good English skills are essential. S/he would be responsible for setting up, handling and constantly updating various social media accounts (Facebook and Twitter). S/he would manage the content on the websites, providing basic editorial inputs, summaries and classifications for location. S/he would enable comments on some of the articles and be the moderator for such comments, removing objectionable comments, and informing authors about comments so that they can respond if they want. S/he would be encouraged to find contributions as well.
Salary will be according to qualifications and experience.
Interested candidates are requested to send their CV at firstname.lastname@example.org