Job Type


Reporting to

  • Provost

Required Educational Qualification

  • Master’s in PR, Media, Literature or relevant field.

Years of Experience

  • 10+

KRA (Key Responsible Areas)

  • Steer management of Anant’s communication strategy, including goals and tactics with a focus on PR.
  • Oversee a column in newspapers/magazines, focusing on articles related to design and its evolving landscape
  • Plan PR events from start to finish according to requirements, target audience and objectives
  • Ensure all internal activities and stakeholders are engaged with the media and publishing world.
  • Ensure Anant’s presence in the best magazines in India and abroad.
  • Review best practices of competitors and maintain an overview of
    current trends in higher education.
  • Build relationships with key partners to enable Anant’s place in national and international rankings.
  • Focus on PR to enhance the University brand, create compelling
    advertisements and maximum engagements across various mainstream publications.
  • Track and analyze PR efforts, submit relevant reports and use data- driven insights to determine strategies resulting in improved performance.
  • Work with other team members to develop content for print collateral particularly for the media including handling potential PR crises and negative online feedback, working in collaboration with the content and marketing teams.
  • Ensure error free and impactful communication.
  • Manage PR communications vendors.
  • Participate and contribute to teaching communications courses
    Support in building content for communication courses.

Key Skills

  • Experience in PR, strategic communications and media relations in a complex organisation or in an educational institute
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and oversee teams effectively
  • Superior communication skills, demonstrated in complex work environments, with a proven ability to hold dialogues with a wide
    variety of stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to present to and converse with senior stakeholders
  • Passion for building world-class institutions of higher education