About Us
Pratham Books is a not-for-profit children’s book publisher that was set up in 2004 to publish good quality, affordable books in many Indian languages. Our mission is to see ‘a book in every child’s hand’ and we have spread the joy of reading to millions of children in India. As a publisher serving every child in India, Pratham Books has always pushed the boundaries when it comes to exploring innovative ways in which to create access to joyful stories and has been fortunate in finding partners to collaborate with who share this vision.

In 2015, Pratham Books increased its footprint by going digital. As an industry leader, we were one of the first publishers in the country to open up our content to the CC0 license. All this content is now available on StoryWeaver, a digital platform that hosts stories in languages from India and beyond so that every child can have an endless stream of stories in her mother tongue to read and enjoy. All the stories on the platform can be read, translated, versioned or downloaded for free.

Key Responsibilities:
● Monitor brand social media channels.
● Create social media content for Pratham Books and Donate-a-Book handles.
● Understand the latest social media trends and use them while posting.
● Talk to primary stakeholders like authors, illustrators, donors and campaigners and create blog posts for the Pratham Books website.
● Design social media creatives on Canva.
● Edit and proofread content for Donate-a-Book crowdfunding campaigns.
● Design newsletters on Mailchimp for donor and campaigner communications.

Required Skills:
●Excellent writing skills.
● A keen eye for detail.
● Ability to multitask
● Strong communication skills
● Be a team player

● A love for or an interest in children’s picture book publishing is a plus.
● Knowledge of WordPress, Canva and MailChimp is a plus.

This is a full-time position and is based out of Bengaluru, Karnataka

Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experiences

Write to us:
Email your resume and writing samples with ‘Marketing Intern’ in the email subject line to [email protected].

Our Commitment to a safe Environment at work:
Pratham Books has a zero tolerance to Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment. Protection from Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment (PSEAH) is everyone’s responsibility and all staff are required to adhere to the Code of Conduct, that enshrines principles of PSEA, always (both during work hours and outside work hours). Familiarization with, and adherence to, the Code of Conduct is an essential requirement of all staff, in addition to related mandatory training. All staff must ensure that they understand and act in accordance with this clause.