Corporate Liaison

Corporate Liaison

Position Objective:

To influence corporate policies so that they’re in the best interests of animals

Term of Employment:

Full-time/Part-time

Reports to:

CEO

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Initiate and execute various projects designed to encourage companies and the general public to treat animals more humanely
  • Decide on and maintain effective contacts with relevant people in companies in order to further PETA’s work
  • Conduct research concerning corporate positions on animal-welfare issues
  • Develop, manage, and execute campaign plans and agendas
  • Brainstorm new and creative ways to work with companies in order to advocate for animal-protection issues and to advance campaigns
  • Work closely with various PETA teams, including those dealing with campaigns, the media, celebrities, and online marketing
  • Communicate with executives of corporations via letters, phone calls, and meetings
  • Prepare and deliver presentations to company executives in order to make the case for animal-welfare changes
  • Represent PETA to the media, upon request, and to the general public
  • Attend meetings in order to brainstorm and develop strategies
  • Travel when necessary to attend meetings or other required engagements
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications: 

  • Degree in a related field
  • Minimum of two years of relevant experience
  • Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns
  • Demonstrated ability to create and deliver effective presentations, address and overcome objections, and negotiate and close deals
  • Proven ability to work creatively and generate new strategies and ideas
  • Ability to exercise independent judgement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to organise and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to interact and communicate with a variety of people in a professional manner
  • Ability to represent the organisation to the public in a professional manner
  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion
  • Ability and willingness to travel
  • Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle
  • Support for PETA’s philosophy and the ability to advocate for PETA’s positions on issues professionally

To apply for a position with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India, please send your cover letter and CV to [email protected].