Corporate Affairs Assistant

Position Objective:

To assist PETA India’s corporate affairs department with tasks including writing letters, making follow-up calls, managing databases, conducting research, and replying to company requests

Term of Employment:

Full-time

Location:

Delhi or Mumbai

Reports To:

Chief Corporate Affairs

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Assist in various projects designed to encourage companies and the general public to treat animals more humanely
  • Conduct in-depth research related to ongoing and upcoming corporate projects
  • Write corporate affairs–related letters and make follow-up calls as assigned
  • Act as the key point of contact at PETA India for the “Beauty Without Bunnies” and “PETA-Approved Vegan” logo schemes
  • Aid in organising and executing corporate campaign plans and agendas
  • Brainstorm strategies through internal meetings for working with companies to advocate for animal-protection issues and to advance campaigns
  • Handle brand queries and communicate with corporations, including via meetings where required
  • Aid in preparing presentations to company executives in order to make the case for animal welfare changes
  • Travel when necessary to attend meetings or other required engagements
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

 

Qualifications:

  • Degree in a related field
  • At least two years of related professional work experience preferred
  • Passion for and knowledge of animal rights issues
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct in-depth research and make effective presentations
  • Demonstrated ability to address company/client queries and give effective solutions
  • Proven ability to work creatively, with commitment and integrity
  • 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 India’s philosophy and the ability to advocate for PETA India’s positions on issues professionally
  • Commitment to the objectives of the organisation

How to Apply:

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