ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Openings at the EPW

The Economic and Political Weekly is looking to appoint a Digital Strategy Editor.  The candidate will work closely with the digital editor, be involved in all aspects of the EPW website and take key decisions about innovating editorial content. They will work with subject experts and the design team and also collaborate with the technology and business team. 

We are looking for someone who:

● has a strong background in the humanities and social sciences and has strong writing and editing skills.
● will be able to transform academic expertise and communicate research to a digital audience.
● has experience with online publishing, digital marketing and strategy. 
● has domain knowledge and a working knowledge of Google Analytics and website structuring. 

How to apply

Send your CV with a letter describing your interest and specific plans for EPW's web presence to appointments@epw.in.

The interview for the shortlisted candidates will be conducted either through telephone/Skype and/or in person in Mumbai. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The selected candidate would be required to work out of our Mumbai office at the earliest. Work experience may influence remuneration.

We give preference to candidates from marginalised backgrounds who meet our requirements. 

 


 

 

The Economic and Political Weekly is looking to appoint a Business Manager too look after its digital operations. 

  • Translate EPW's strategic goals for EPW Engage

  • Design business models to address the wider digital publishing community

  • Define key metrics to monitor and measure effectiveness of the features and functions of the EPW's Digital publishing platform

The core functions for the business manager will entail: 

  • Working closely with the Digital Editor and General Manager to develop content and distribution strategies.

  • Working closely with web designers, programmers and application developments teams

  • Gathering and analysing information on audiences, subscriptions, sales, website traffic patterns and competing websites. 

  • Shepherd new features from conception to production

  • Website maintenance

  • Write specifications, product backlogs, functional requirements and define key milestones

 

Qualifications

  • At least 3+ years' experience in in digital product management.

  • Knowledge of Google Analytics and Google Suite.

  • Domain knowledge, including core web technologies and the ability to effectively participate in discussions.

  • Experience in academic publishing or media would be ideal.

 

How to apply

Send your CV with a letter describing your interest and plans for EPW's web presence to appointments@epw.in.

The interview for the shortlisted candidates will be conducted either through telephone/Skype and/or in person in Mumbai. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The selected candidate would be required to work out of our Mumbai office at the earliest. Work experience may influence remuneration.

We give preference to candidates from marginalised backgrounds who meet our requirements. 

 

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