Title: Editorial Assistant

Company: The Caravan

Location: Delhi, India

Job Type: Full Time

Deadline: 10 July 2019

Company Description

The Caravan occupies a singular position among Indian magazines. Its stories present a unique mix of detailed reportage and lively and vivid writing, with a commitment to the art of storytelling, whether the subject is politics, culture or art.

The Caravan is published by the Delhi Press Group, one of India’s leading publishers. Started in 1939, Delhi Press today publishes 33 magazines in 10 languages.

Primary Responsibilities

– Work closely with the editorial, design, photo and production teams to ensure timely release of the magazine and web stories.

– Assist in newsroom administrative tasks.

– Provide active assistance in subscription-related events, complaints, communication and coordination.

– Importantly, as a member of the editorial team, to be a keen observer and fast learner of Indian politics, culture and society.


Candidates should have completed graduation. They should also have an interest in working in a newsroom. The applicant should demonstrate good language skills, sound judgement and an enthusiasm for The Caravan’s mission.

The Delhi office is a small shop, with the environment of a start-up, and therefore requires team players with a willingness to be flexible. This is a full-time position. Night, holiday, and weekend work may be required.

To Apply

Please send in a résumé, two writing samples, a detailed statement on your work experience along with two references (with names and contact information) and a cover letter to Dr. Vinod K Jose, Executive Editor, at [email protected]. The subject line should read “Editorial Assistant – 2019”.