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Editor

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile: 

Mercom Communications India is a clean energy communications, news, and research firm in India. We are a subsidiary of US-based Mercom Capital Group, leading clean energy communication and consulting firm recognized worldwide for its expertise in renewable energy.

 

MercomIndia.com is a news portal covering clean energy news and activity in India.

 

Located in Bangalore, Mercom Communications India has been providing communications services across the country for clean energy organizations since early 2009.

 

Qualification: Degree in Journalism or Similar

 

Relevant Industry: Journalism

 

Job Description / Responsibilities

Mercom India is looking for News editors with experience in news publications (digital and print) to join its growing team. Our publications need an editor to help us ensure that content is readable, accurate, and ready for publication, completing tasks such as fact-checking, writing headlines, editing for grammar, spelling, and following a style guide.

 

We are looking for an Editor that wants to be part of a dynamic online and print news organization focused on renewable and clean technologies in India, and who is excited to be part of the solution and change in India’s energy and environmental future.

 

The ideal candidate will have experience in the energy and business sector in India and will be able to analyze data, news, and trends required to develop original content. The candidate will ensure that articles, reports and other materials are free of errors, easy to read, and conform to the publication’s style. The candidate must have a passion for writing, a sharp eye for detail, and the ability to work well under pressure.

 

The  Candidate will be responsible for:

  • Reports and edits of news coverage and long-form stories quickly
  • Monitor news sources and industry activity to identify original stories and content
  • Select and assign news stories to reporters based on Mercom guidelines
  • Manage Mercom India’s website news pages
  • Ensure best practices for web publishing per Mercom guidelines when working with reporters
  • Manage the editing process by fixing any grammatical, punctuation, and spelling errors and ensure names, places and organizations are spelled properly and facts, dates and statistics are accurate and adhere to Associated Press (AP) style guide.
  • Must be familiar with the U.S. English editing and writing.
  • Proof, edit, and rewrite for clarity, and format executive-level documents and market research reports for clients
  • Must liason with Mercom’s research team and enhance news stories by connecting them to Mercom data, reports, charts, and graphs
  • Edit, copy to improve clarity and ensure content has the appropriate tone and word choice for the target audience
  • Verify abbreviated terms and jargon, data sources, and URLs using standard reference resources
  • Provide feedback and guidance to writers
  • Ability to line-edit stories and develop story ideas with reporters
  • Ability to write web-friendly headlines
  • Ability to leverage multimedia content to enhance stories and user experience, clarifying details with reporters when necessary.
  • Copy Editors are also expected to write complete news articles during downtime.
  • Must have experience using social media to find and promote stories
  • Must be familiar with content management systems, photo editing software and web analytics tools
  • Must posess excellent written English, good spelling and grammar
  • Should be able to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and have the ability to maintain a high quality of work while meeting tight deadlines
  • Must be prepared to work long hours when needed
  • Must posess strong ethical values and social conduct
  • Must be an excellent fact checker and should have the ability to verify data
  • Must be proactive and able to work independently
  • Must be organized, able to meet deadlines and multi-task while maintaining a high level of attention to detail and quality
  • Must be creative, flexible, and willing to do what it takes to deliver a finished product
  • Salary is commensurate with experience. Please submit resume
  • This position is based in Bangalore

 

Min. Exp.: 2 year

 

Max. Exp.: 5 year

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M
Contact No: 8971704885
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com, hr@mercomcapital.com

 

Office Address:

Mercom Communications India
#590, 1st main road
3rd block, Dollars Colony
RMV 2nd stage
Bengaluru-560094
Karnataka

 

Number of Vacancies – 1

Event Coordinator

 

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile: Mercom Communications India is located in Bangalore and is a subsidiary of U.S.-based Mercom Capital Group. Mercom Communications India provides research, news, and communications services for clean energy organizations in the Indian market.

 

Mercom Communications India is located in Bangalore and provides research, news, and communications services for clean energy organizations in the Indian market.

 

Job Description / Responsibilities

This position will be responsible for planning, execution and marketing of Mercom events (virtual events, webinars, and physical conferences) from start to finish. Mercom will host virtual conferences and physical conferences.

 

We are looking for a candidate that is motivated, organized and detail-oriented, is a self-starter, problem solver and has a positive attitude, and someone who is a team player that will care about the brands we are creating.

 

Please go through our website – www.mercomindia.com. If this sounds like a good opportunity and you want to be part of a growing organization, please email us telling us why you would be a great candidate and include your resume.

 

Desired Profile of the candidate

  • Plan events from start to finish according to requirements, target audience, and objectives
  • Develop a strategy to enhance the event’s success
  • Work with our sales team to secure event sponsorships
  • Prepare and meet budgets
  • Assist in developing conference sessions
  • Secure speakers and presenters for the conference sessions
  • Handle all the logistics of speakers and presenters
  • Correspond with presenters from invitation, securing speakers and ensuring they are present on time on the day of the event
  • Coordinate awards and presentations
  • Source and negotiate with venues, vendors, and suppliers
  • Oversee branding and design of the event collateral
  • Assist in procuring event management software, booking venues, hotels, food, and beverages, etc.
  • Coordinate all operations of the event on a day-to-day basis
  • Implement event pricing strategy, including early-bird pricing, VIP pricing, group discounts, etc.
  • Arrange ticketing for events and monitor ticket sales/registrations
  • Lead all marketing activities for events, including print, digital marketing, advertising, contests, giveaways, etc.
  • Organize training/demo sessions with speakers to get familiar with software
  • Market and organize webinars from beginning to end
  • Ensure event is completed smoothly and step in to resolve any problems that might occur
  • Analyze the event’s success and prepare reports including attendee survey
  • Lead advertising, sponsorship, and partnership activity
  • Secure government speakers and presenters for events and ensure they are handled until the end

 

Qualifications: 

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be extremely proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, Zoom, GoTo Meeting, WebEx
  • Experience in developing and implementing marketing campaigns
  • Experience in driving sales initiatives, including the generation and conversion of leads
  • Email marketing experience, preferably with Mailchimp
  • Must have experience developing marketing collateral and presentations
  • Knowledge of basic HTML and WordPress
  • Must have sound English speaking, writing and editing skills – please do not apply is you cannot provide a writing sample showing your English writing proficiency
  • Must have experience in managing virtual events & physical conferences

 

Min. Exp.: 3 year

 

Max. Exp.: 6 year

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M, Harsh Sahay
Contact No: 8971704885, 9606068726
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com

 

Website: www.mercomindia.com

Reporter

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile:

Mercom Communications India is a clean energy communications firm and research firm in India. We are a subsidiary of US-based Mercom Capital Group, leading clean energy communication and consulting firm recognized worldwide for its expertise in renewable energy.

 

MercomIndia.com is a news portal covering clean energy news and happenings in India.

 

Located in Bangalore, Mercom Communications India has been providing communications services across the country for clean energy organizations since early 2009.

 

Qualification: Degree in Journalism, Writing

 

Relevant Industry: Journalism

 

Job Description / Responsibilities
Mercom India is a well-known, respected research and communications firm focused on delivering critical information on renewable energy. With growing environmental issues and air pollution concerns, India is shifting from dirty fossils to new and clean energy technologies. We are looking for a reporter that wants to be part of a dynamic online news portal (mercomindia.com) focused on renewable and clean technologies in India who is excited to be part of the solution and change India’s energy and environmental future. The ideal candidate will be expected to write, edit and proofread articles, blog posts, and press releases on renewable energy topics and market trends. We are looking to create the best resource for renewable energy news in India.

 

The ideal candidate will have experience covering energy or business stories in India and will be able to analyze data, news, and trends, and develop original content. The candidate will report on the news on tight deadlines. The job will involve working with colleagues across India and abroad to ensure comprehensive coverage of the market.

 

Desired Profile of the candidate

The candidate will be responsible for breaking news, covering important stories about companies of all sizes, government policies, and technologies, contributing multiple stories a week, all written with the right tone. The ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of news writing experience and is excited to be part of the new and dynamic sector that is India’s renewable energy growth story.

  • Write and publish multiple articles on a daily basis, ranging from quick to covering the latest on a breaking news event with photos
  • Write daily and long-term stories, including reported pieces and detailed analysis for the news website and our weekly newsletter/reports
  • Develop fresh angles and offer new insights for readers. Report news on tight deadlines, which includes making calls, asking tough questions, and aggressively pursuing a story when needed
  • Call on various government agencies to get the appropriate information and news
  • Stay on top of and follow up on current events coming out of the clean energy sector
  • Must be able to develop sources/relationships to call on for quotes and information
  • This position is based in Bangalore
  • Must have superior writing and editing skills coupled with the demonstrated ability to present information concisely and clearly at an appropriate level of sophistication
  • Must have strong interview skills, with an ability to extract relevant information about technical and complex topics and turn it into easy-to-understand written content
  • Must be able to analyze data, news, and trends, and write concise articles that are compelling and easy to understand
  • Must be able to monitor and identify news on a daily basis and break news as often as possible
  • Must be internet savvy and have the ability to carry out qualitative online research
  • Experience in writing financial, technical articles, in American-style English writing a plus
  • Journalistic and reporting background necessary
  • Knowledge and familiarity with online publishing tools, WordPress, and HTML a plus
  • The candidate should have an eagerness to learn and adapt to new situations and different environments
  • Must be able to travel occasionally anywhere in India
  • Should be a voracious reader of business news and current events
  • Must be strong in ethical values and social conduct
  • Must be an excellent fact checker and should have the ability to verify all the news items from various sources
  • Must be proactive and able to work independently
  • Must be organized, able to meet deadlines, and juggle various tasks while at the same time maintaining a high level of attention to detail and sustaining the overall quality
  • Must be creative, flexible, and willing to do what it takes to deliver a finished product
  • Salary is commensurate with experience. Please submit a resume with at least three to five stories

 

Min. Exp.: 2 year

 

Max. Exp.: 5 year

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M, Harsh Sahay
Contact No: 8971704885, 9606068726
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com

 

Office Address:

Mercom Communications India
#590, 1st main road,
3rd block, Dollars Colony,
RMV 2nd stage,
Bengaluru – 560094

Research Associate

 

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile:

Mercom Communications India is a subsidiary of U.S.-based Mercom Capital Group, leading clean energy communication and consulting firm recognized worldwide for its expertise in renewable energy. Mercom is widely recognized for its leadership and influence in helping shape India’s rapidly growing clean energy markets.

 

Mercom Communications India is located in Bangalore and provides research, news, and communications services for clean energy organizations in the Indian market.

 

Mercom India Research is a leading research and consulting firm at the forefront of India’s clean energy transformation delivering timely, relevant market intelligence and advisory for India’s energy markets. Our research gives companies and organizations the tools and know-how to make sound decisions, stay ahead of the market, and identify new opportunities. Mercom India Communications has been delivering integrated marketing and communication programs for companies working in the Indian clean energy market. Our results have helped companies raise their leadership profile with leading media across India and globally. Our communications team is supported by talented writers and research analysts that know the industry, which enables us to develop thoughtful relevant content on behalf of our clients.

 

For more information about Mercom Communications India, visit: http://www.mercomindia.com.

 

Qualification: BE, BBA, MBA, MA in Economics

 

Required Skill Set
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, InDesign a plus, advanced excel, online research

 

Relevant Industry: Solar, Renewable Energy, Energy

 

Job Description / Responsibilities

  • The employee must work full time from our offices
  • Should be fluent in English
  • Should have good writing skills in English
  • Will need to collect, input and analyze data in excel
  • Need to be proficient in excel chart-making
  • A key part of the job is to perform primary research by calling and talking to industry participants and government officers daily
  • Researching the web for relevant information and secondary research
  • Generate weekly and quarterly research reports
  • Monitor current industry news and developments
  • Create custom research reports
  • Collect and input and maintain industry data

 

Desired Profile of the candidate

  • Passion for clean energy which is one of the most dynamic and promising sectors in India and around the world
  • Quick and enthusiastic learner
  • Ability to grasp new technology concepts
  • Must be good with numbers
  • A team member who can work harmoniously with others
  • Punctual
  • Hardworking and honest in performing any duties assigned
  • Ability to work late as needed to meet deadlines
  • The candidate should have a strong desire to grow and learn
  • Preference is given to those who provide samples of research reports you have done

 

 

Min. Exp.: 2 year

 

Max. Exp.: 4 year

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M, Harsh Sahay
Contact No: 8971704885, 9606068726
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com

 

Office Address:

Mercom Communications India
#590, 1st main road,
3rd block, Dollars Colony,
RMV 2nd stage,
Bengaluru – 560094
Karnataka

Senior Research Analyst

 

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile:

Mercom Communications India is a subsidiary of U.S.-based Mercom Capital Group, leading clean energy communication and research firm recognized worldwide for its expertise in renewable energy.

 

Mercom Communications India is located in Bangalore and provides research, news, and communications services for clean energy organizations in the Indian market.

 

Mercom India Research is a leading research and consulting firm at the forefront of India’s clean energy transformation delivering timely, relevant market intelligence and advisory for India’s energy markets. Our research gives companies and organizations the tools and know-how to make sound decisions, stay ahead of the market, and identify new opportunities.

 

For more information about Mercom Communications India, visit http://www.mercomindia.com.

 

Qualification: BE, BBA, MBA, MA in Economics

 

Required Skill Set
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, InDesign a plus, advanced excel, excel modeling

 

Relevant Industry: Solar, Renewable Energy, Energy, Power

 

Job Description / Responsibilities

  • The employee must work full time from our offices in Bangalore
  • Should be fluent in English
  • Should have excellent writing skills in English
  • Must have extensive report writing experience
  • Must have experience in the energy/renewable energy sectors
  • Need to be proficient in advanced excel – modeling, pivot tables, data analysis, etc.
  • Will perform primary research with industry participants and government officials on a daily basis
  • As a primary job responsibility will need to write and execute research reports periodically with minimum assistance
  • Generate weekly and quarterly research reports
  • Collect primary data and write and execute custom research reports based on specific topics
  • Consult and advise clients on market conditions and other topics as needed
  • Attend conferences as needed to gather market intelligence
  • Perform analyst briefings and interviews in person and over the phone
  • Should have experience leading projects and teams
  • Must be able to manage research teams, set agendas, and deliver reports on a deadline
  • Will be accountable to senior management

 

Desired Profile of the candidate

  • Passion for clean energy and technologies
  • A go-getter who can execute reports independently
  • Ability to grasp new technology concepts
  • Must be extremely good with numbers
  • A team player who can work harmoniously with others
  • Punctual and professional
  • Hardworking and honest in performing any duties assigned
  • Ability to work late as needed to meet deadlines
  • The candidate should have a strong desire to learn and grow with the company
  • To be considered, a candidate MUST provide samples of research reports you have written
  • Must be able to send a writing test based on a topic assigned
  • Please do not apply if you cannot comply with our requirements

 

 

Min. Exp.: 3 year

 

Max. Exp.: 7 year

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M, Harsh Sahay
Contact No: 8971704885, 9606068726
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com

 

Office Address:

Mercom Communications India
#590, 1st main road,
3rd block, Dollars Colony,
RMV 2nd stage,
Bengaluru – 560094

 

Number of Vacancies – 1

Web and Magazine Editor

 

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile: 

Mercom Communications India is a clean energy communications and research firm in India. We are a subsidiary of US-based Mercom Capital Group, leading clean energy communication and consulting firm recognized worldwide for its expertise in renewable energy.

 

MercomIndia.com is a news portal covering clean energy news and activity in India.

 

Located in Bangalore, Mercom Communications India has been providing communications services across the country for clean energy organizations since early 2009.

 

Qualification: Degree in Journalism, Writing

 

Required Skill Set
(In case of IT requirements)

 

Relevant Industry: Journalism

 

Job Description / Responsibilities

Mercom India is looking for News editors with experience in news publications (digital and print) to join its growing team. Our publications need an editor to help us ensure that content is readable, accurate and ready for publication, completing tasks such as fact-checking, writing headlines, editing for grammar, spelling, and following a style guide.

 

We are looking for an Editor that wants to be part of a dynamic online and print news organization focused on renewable and clean technologies in India, and who is excited to be part of the solution and change in India’s energy and environmental future.

 

The ideal candidate will have experience in the energy and business sector in India and will be able to analyze data, news, and trends required to develop original content. The candidate will ensure that articles, reports and other materials are free of errors, easy to read and conform to the publication’s style. The candidate must have a passion for writing, a sharp eye for detail, and the ability to work well under pressure.

 

The ideal candidate will have at least 2-3 years of editing experience and is excited to be part of the new and dynamic sector that is India’s renewable energy growth story. The candidate will be responsible for:

 

    • Assigning and editing stories based on the interest of Mercom India’s research, market intelligence, and online audience
    • Manage Mercom India’s homepage
    • Oversee breaking news coverage
    • Use web analytics to monitor reader engagement
    • Ensure best practices for web publishing per Mercom guidelines when working with reporters
    • Manage the editing process by fixing any grammatical, punctuation and spelling errors. Double-check that names, places and organizations are spelled properly and facts, dates and statistics are accurate and adhere to Associated Press (AP) style guide.
    • Write headlines and subheads for articles and for print publication, create page layouts that consist of article placement, photographs, and advertisements.

 

Desired Profile of the candidate

  • Experience working in an online news environment
  • Superior editorial judgment
  • Ability to line-edit stories and develop story ideas with reporters
  • Skilled in publishing stories that are impactful and compelling online
  • Proven ability to write web-friendly headlines
  • Ability to leverage multimedia content to enhance stories and user experience, clarifying details with reporters when necessary.
  • Writing or adjusting headlines for each article or writing introductory paragraphs to ensure stories are written in Mercom’s style and requirements
  • Editors are also expected to write complete news articles during downtime.
  • Must have experience using social media to find and promote stories
  • Familiarity with content management systems, photo editing software and web analytics tools preferred
  • Excellent written English, including good spelling and grammar
  • Must have an eye for detail and be very accurate in following writing guidelines
  • Be able to make decisions, work under pressure, meet deadlines, and have the ability to maintain a high quality of work while meeting tight deadlines
  • Be prepared to work long hours as required.
  • The candidate should have an eagerness to learn and adapt to new situations and different environments
  • Must be able to travel occasionally anywhere in India
  • Must be strong in ethical values and social conduct
  • Must be an excellent fact checker and should have the ability to verify all the news items from various sources
  • Must be proactive and able to work independently
  • Must be organized, able to meet deadlines and juggle various tasks, while at the same time maintaining a high level of attention to detail and sustain overall quality
  • Must be creative, flexible and willing to do what it takes to deliver a finished product
  • Salary is commensurate with experience. Please submit resume

 

Min. Exp.: 2 year

 

Max. Exp.: 5 year

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M
Contact No: 8971704885
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com, info@mercomindia.com

 

 

Office Address:

Mercom Communications India
#590, 1st main road,
3rd block, Dollars Colony,
RMV 2nd stage,
Bengaluru – 560094
Karnataka

 

Website: www.mercomindia.com

 

Number of Vacancies–1

Reporter – Part-time/Freelance

 

Organization Name: Mercom Communications India Pvt. Ltd

 

Company Profile: 

Mercom Communications India is a clean energy communications firm and research firm in India. We are a subsidiary of US-based Mercom Capital Group, leading clean energy communication and consulting firm recognized worldwide for its expertise in renewable energy.

 

MercomIndia.com is a news portal covering clean energy news and happenings in India.

 

Located in Bangalore, Mercom Communications India has been providing communications services across the country for clean energy organizations since early 2009.

 

Qualification: Degree in Journalism, Writing

 

Required Skill Set
(In case of IT requirements)

 

Relevant Industry: Journalism

 

Job Description / Responsibilities

Mercom India is a well-known, respected research and communications firm focused on delivering critical information on renewable energy. With growing environmental issues and air pollution concerns, India is shifting from dirty fossils to new and clean energy technologies. We are looking for a part-time/freelance reporter who wants to be part of a dynamic online news portal (mercomindia.com) focused on renewable and clean technologies in India who is excited to be part of the solution and change India’s energy environmental future. The ideal candidate will be expected to write articles, blog posts, and press releases on renewable energy topics and market trends. We strive to be the best resource for renewable energy news and insights in India.

 

The ideal candidate will have experience covering energy or business stories in India and will be able to analyze data, news, and trends and develop original content. The candidate will report on the news on tight deadlines. The job will involve working with colleagues across India and abroad to ensure comprehensive market coverage.

 

The candidate will be responsible for breaking news, covering important stories about companies of all sizes, government policies and technologies, contributing multiple stories a week, all written with the right tone. The ideal candidate will have at least 1-2 years of news writing experience and is excited to be part of the new and dynamic sector that is India’s renewable energy growth story.

 

  • Write and publish multiple articles on a daily basis, ranging from quick to covering the latest on a breaking news event with photos
  • Write daily and long-term stories, including reported pieces and detailed analyses for the news website and our weekly newsletter/reports
  • Develop fresh angles and offer new insights for readers. Report news on tight deadlines, which includes making calls, asking tough questions, and aggressively pursuing a story when needed
  • Call on various government agencies to get the appropriate information and news
  • Stay on top of and follow up on current events coming out of the clean energy sector
  • Must be able to develop sources/relationships to call on for quotes and information

 

Desired Profile of the candidate

  • Must have superior writing and editing skills coupled with the demonstrated ability to present information concisely and clearly at an appropriate level of sophistication
  • Must have strong interview skills, with an ability to extract relevant information about technical and complex topics and turn it into easy-to-understand written content
  • Must be able to analyze data, news and trends and write concise articles that are compelling and easy to understand
  • Must be able to monitor and identify news on a daily basis and break news as often as possible
  • Must be internet savvy and have the ability to carry out qualitative online research
  • Experience in writing financial, technical articles, in American-style English writing a plus
  • Journalistic and reporting background necessary
  • Knowledge and familiarity with online publishing tools, WordPress, and HTML a plus
  • The candidate should have an eagerness to learn and adapt to new situations and different environments
  • Must be able to travel occasionally anywhere in India
  • Should be a voracious reader of business news and current events
  • Must be strong in ethical values and social conduct
  • Must be an excellent fact checker and should have the ability to verify all the news items from various sources
  • Must be proactive and able to work independently
  • Must be organized, able to meet deadlines, and juggle various tasks while at the same time maintaining a high level of attention to detail and sustaining overall quality
  • Must be creative, flexible, and willing to do what it takes to deliver a finished product

 

Min. Exp.: 2 year

 

Max. Exp.: 

 

Compensation range: As per Industry Standards

 

Location of posting: Bengaluru

 

Candidate’s Location: Bengaluru

 

Contact Information

Contact Person: Akshatha Rani M
Contact No: 8971704885
e-mail ID: info@mercomindia.com

 

 

Office Address:

Mercom Communications India
#590, 1st main road,
3rd block, Dollars Colony,
RMV 2nd stage,
Bengaluru – 560094
Karnataka

 

Website: www.mercomindia.com