Please note that CIS-A2K is extending the last date of submitting the
application to 5th November 2013.
On 25-Oct-2013, at 2:31 PM, Vishnu T wrote:
> The Centre for Internet and Society's Access to Knowledge (CIS-A2K) Program
> invites applications from experienced Wikimedia community members for a
> short-term assignment as a 'Community Communications Consultant'. The
> duration of this assignment is for 3 months. The consultant will work with
> the CIS-A2K team and report to the Program Director CIS-A2K.
> An ideal candidate should:
> a) have been a Wikimedian for more than a year.
> b) have good understanding of and contribution on Wikipedia, Wikisource,
> Wiktionary and Wikimedia Commons projects.
> c) have links with at least 5 Indian language Wikimedia community members
> d) have good writing skills in English and at least in 2 Indian languages
> e) be able to speak/read multiple (at least 3) Indian languages
> f) be open to receiving community review of his/her work
> Preference will be given to those who:
> a) can use python
> b) can use various tools for community metrics
> c) can actively use social media
> Job Description
> The consultant will:
> Do about 60 profile stories on key Wikimedians (especially those who have not
> received visibility beyond their language community) from all the Indian
> language Wikimedia communities.
> Revive Indian community Wikimedia Newsletter.
> Undertake research and produce analytical reports based on community wide
> Any other tasks that may be assigned by the Programme Director, Access to
> Fee and Payment
> The consultant will be paid a consolidated sum of about Rs. 40,000/- per
> month for three months. The consultancy fee will be paid after an assessment
> of the work done by the Consultant. The consultancy fee could be slightly
> negotiated based on the experience and expertise of a suitable candidate.
> Other Information
> The position is based in Bangalore and the consultant will need to work from
> CIS' Bangalore office.
> Applicants are requested to send their detailed CV with a covering letter
> (not exceeding 350 words indicating their motivation to take up this
> assignment) to vis...@cis-india.org . The last date to receive the
> applications is November 1, 2013. Applicants are requested to use the subject
> “CCC at A2K” while submitting the application
> Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed either remotely or in-person. Only
> short-listed candidates will be informed by e-mail about the interview by
> November 5, 2013.
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