Multiple Openings with Tamil Webzine Maiam

About Maiam: Maiam is a long-form narrative literary webzine. Maiam – it means centre in Tamil – is a bilingual (English & Tamil) publication. An independent voice from India, we hope to make global ideas accessible and relevant to Indians around the world.

Location: Chennai

Designations offered:

  1. Visualizer/Designer
  2. Reporter/Copy Editor (English)
  3. Senior Sub Editor – Tamil desk


Job profile:

* Strong design and visual skills
* Source, select and manipulate images
* Create info-graphics, other visual support for the articles
* Pitch and execute photo essays and similar content
* Create a stock library
* Ideal background: Advertising/graphic design, minimum 2-4 years’ experience, strong photography skills, software skills: Photoshop, Illustrator and other design too

Experience: Minimum 2-4 years of experience in related fields

Reporter/Copy Editor

Job profile:

* Sourcing content from contributors
* Ideate and write on a regular basis
* Edit, rewrite and proof English copies
* Ideal background: Journalism, portfolio of published work, bi-lingual (English and Tamil) if possible

Experience: Minimum 1-2 years in related fields

Senior Sub Editor – Tamil desk

Job profile:

* Should be bilingual
* Translate English articles to Tamil and vice-versa
* Source Tamil content
* Edit, rewrite and proof Tamil copies
* Pitch and execute story ideas
* Ideal background: Journalism, Tamil press, bi-lingual, portfolio of published work

Experience: Minimum 4-5 years in related fields

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

Contact: Chandrachoodan Gopalakrishnan,

Source: Jobs Media IimcAlumniAssociation

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