Director Media & Communications (Closed)

Job Category: Director Media & Communications Location: New Delhi
Date : 25-10-2022 to 01-11-2022
Area : Director Media & Communications
Type of Contract : contract
Email Application with one page resume to :
Email Subject : Application for the Post of “Director Media & Communications"
Application Deadline : November 1, 2022

Reports to Secretary General

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee communication and corporate relationship for Indian football ecosystem with special focus on national teams of all age groups.
  • Drive high quality content generation and managing a team of content providers and PR staff
  • Oversee digital production and create a convergence model with special focus on social media.
  • Create engagement and communication models with main stakeholders – fans, sponsors and working media
  • Build as the hub of Indian Football Information, aligned with the overall brand vision and messaging .
  • Liaise with state units and help in communication and integration of member bodies with national federation.
  • Brand building and monetization of original content, not limited to OTT.
  • Content analysis and marketing goals using Google tools like analytics.
  • Regular reporting of events and development
  • Communication with AFC and FIFA as part of the developmental process.
  •  Identifying potential storylines around Indian Football which can be highlighted on AIFF's digital channels and external media organisations.
  • Initiating PR campaigns around special topics or events.
  • Pay special emphasis on promotion and publicity of women's football in India.
  • Conduct media operations from time to time.

Candidates Profile:

  • Age below 58 years.
  • Relevant experience of 7-10 years in PR/Media.
  • Graduate/Master's degree in any stream.
  • Should be able to motivate & lead media a team at AIFF.
  • Should possess excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Have sound internal and external communication skills.
  • Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Office platforms such as Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Knowledge of digital marketing and analytics will be a plus
  • Should be a complete team player and ready to work at odd hours.

Interested candidates should mail their CV along with expected remuneration to with the subject as "Application for the Post of “Director Media & Communications ”. Last date of Application is 1st November 2022.

AIFF reserves the right to cancel/reject the vacancy or applications without assigning any reason. The Candidate should be available for immediate joining.