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Vice President-PR & Communications

Date: 26-Nov-2021

Location: New Delhi, India

Company: Sterlite Power Transmission Limited

Purpose of Role

 

The ideal individual will be responsible for PR and Communications for Sterlite Power as a corporate, inclusive of its various business units. Corporate Reputation Management, PR Strategy and Execution for establishing a strong national and global profile, media relations, crisis communication management, thought leadership are some of the main components of the role.

Key Accountabilities / Responsibilities

 

  • Overall PR strategy and execution to build a strong public profile of the company in national and global media
  • Project leadership through innovation and social impact stories for various Business Units
  • Using local/regional PR as a strategic tool for creating positive image to facilitate smooth operations of projects
  • Crisis management of various projects (activism, RoW issues etc.)
  • Maintaining media relations with key power sector journalists and editors 
  • Responsible for crafting external messaging, press releases, opinion pieces etc.
  • Crisis Communications Management at any level (company, project etc.)
  • Overall PR and Communications planning and operations, management of PR agency

Position Demands

 

Essential

 

  • Specialization in PR & Communications from a reputed institute
  • Seasoned Corporate Communications experience at a reputed organization preferably in Power/Energy sector for at least 5 years
  • Good command over messaging and content
  • Strong media relations with Power Sector
  • In general good relationship with editors/journalists of important media is required
  • Executive presence is a must

 

Desirable

 

  • Mix of Agency and Corporate experience
  • Media relationships beyond Power with Finance, Corporate, Technology
  • Additional experience of external communications (Events & Tradeshows, Newsletters, AGMs) is desired

About Us

 

Sterlite Power is India’s leading integrated power transmission developer and solutions provider, focused on addressing complex challenges in the sector by tackling the key constraints of time, space and capital.

 

We believe that electricity access transforms societies and delivers long-lasting social impact. Sterlite Power is uniquely positioned to solve the toughest challenges of energy delivery.

 

We are guided by our core purpose of empowering humanity by addressing the toughest challenges of energy delivery. Our four core values form the pillars of our organization:

 

  • Respect: Every one counts
  • Social Impact: We work to improve lives
  • Fun: “Thank God it’s Monday!”
  • Innovation: A new way today

 

Sterlite Power is a leading global developer of power transmission infrastructure with projects of over 10,000 circuit km and 15,000 MVA in India and Brazil. With an industry-leading portfolio of power conductors, EHV cables and OPGW, Sterlite Power also offers solutions for upgrading, uprating and strengthening existing networks. The Company has set new benchmarks in the industry by use of cutting-edge technologies and innovative financing.

 

For more details, visit: www.sterlitepower.com