Program Associate - Local Landuage Publishing (design)
(Room to Read India Trust )Experience: 0-2 Years Posted on: 02 Apr
Job DescriptionThe primary responsibilities of Local Language Publishing Program Associate(Design) will include managing and coordinating aspects of Room to Readâ€™s publishing initiatives including illustration, lay out and various processes of producing a childrenâ€™s book. S/he will also be required to research and form networks within the publishing industry to gauge local market trends and promote Room to Read as a key player in childrenâ€™s book. The position will require some travel in different parts of the country and involves frequent interaction with authors, illustrators, publishers, printers, and officials. The position will report directly to the Programme Manager, Local Language Publishing Programme.
Skill Require"â€¢ Knowledge and understanding of publishing process â€¢ Candidate with degree in art or design with two years of experience of either illustrating or designing books for children will be preferred, but graduate from institute of design or artâ€™s college with inclination to work for children may apply. â€¢ Experience in successful implementation of a wide range of tasks â€¢ Effectiveness in working or volunteering in a non-profit organization that is focused on maintaining high quality work and a low overhead. "
Room to Read India Trust
We are non-governmental, non-religious and work with many local NGOs and community based organizations to implement our programs. We currently work in Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Nepal, South Africa,Â Sri Lanka, Vietnam, and Zambia â€“ countries with a desperate lack of resources to educate their children. Since our inception, Room to Readâ€™s worldwide team has impacted over 5 million children by constructing more than 1,400 schools, establishing over 11,000 libraries, publishing 550 new childrenâ€™s book titles in 22 local languages, and putting over 10,000 girls onto long-term, holistic scholarships.
Executive Name:Vineet Kaushik
Company:Room to Read India Trust