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The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is nationally recognized in Canada for its commitment to teaching excellence. It offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate programs. UFV India, founded in 2006, delivers University of the Fraser Valley programs at GDD SD College in Chandigarh, India.

Current opportunities:

Visiting Faculty – Marketing, Mathematics, Economics, & Communications

Location: Chandigarh, India
Start date: Immediately

We invite applications for Visiting Faculty in the areas of Marketing, Mathematics, Economics, & Communications. Candidates must have a Doctorate (Master’s Degree will be considered) from an accredited institution.

To apply, please send your academic CV and a cover letter to Ms. Ssonam Dutta, Senior Coordinator, Corporate Affairs & Admin, UFV India Global Education.

Kindly mention your area of interest in the subject while applying for these positions. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at our location in Chandigarh or via Skype.

Communications Assistant

Employment type: Full-time
Department: Marketing and Communications
Location: Chandigarh, India
Start date: Immediately

Job Responsibilities:

  • Communication, Story writing, and distribution
    • Work with complex subject material and translate into compelling stories for a general audience.
    • Research, write, and edit journalistic stories and informational material for projects including news releases, advertorials, feature articles, marketing collateral, web pages, social media, internal communication, and video/multimedia scripts, etc.
    • Maintain editorial governance so content is consistent with our brand voice, style, and tone.
  • Social media
    • Develop relevant content topics to reach our target customers.
    • Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video and written).
    • Monitor, listen and respond to users in a “Social” way while nurturing the brand presence.
    • Manage the organization’s social media outreach strategy and growth by keeping existing media channels up to date and integrating social media outreach with ongoing marketing activities, as well as and copywriting, posting, and tracking results.

Competencies, strengths, and personality traits:

The ideal UFV India Communications Assistant is a:

  • Curious learner (with an interest in the post-secondary market)
  • Talented and passionate writer
  • Goal oriented achiever
  • Strong communicator with a portfolio of writing samples
  • New technology adopter who excels in using and experimenting with new communications tools and media platforms
  • Graduate of a communications-related degree program
  • CMS (content management system) experience is a plus
  • Photography/videography experience is a plus

To apply, please send your resume and writing samples to:
Ms. Ravneet J. Kaur,
Coordinator, Marcom
UFV India
Ravneet.JKaur@ufv.ca

Other opportunities

We would still like to hear from you if you believe that you are a good fit for UFV India.

To submit your resume for academic positions, please contact:

Attn: Principal,
UFV India
programinfo.india@ufv.ca

To submit your resume for administrative positions, please contact:

Attn: Ssonam Dutta
UFV India
ssonam.dutta@ufv.ca

+91 172 499 2400 | ufv.india@ufv.ca