25.01.19 - Press Trust of India Job



Job Opening


This is to inform all Alumni that the following Job Opportunity is available for those interested. 

Eligibility:             All Alumni


Press Trust of India (PTI News)


Position:  Resident Editor Position, Western Region

Mumbai, India


PTI is seeking an experienced and exceptional journalist to fill Resident Editor Position based in Mumbai. The incumbent must have a proven track record in reporting, desk editing and managing medium to large-sized teams. We are looking for someone who is willing to work hard and lead by example to motivate staff, mentor younger colleagues across all editorial departments, and raise the quality and quantity of output from the states of the Western Region. High level of editing skills and ability to anchor developing stories with several dimensions are necessary qualifications.  

The applicant will be required to oversee the news desk, photo desk and reporting, as well as state bureaus. The applicant will also need to work closely with the senior leadership in New Delhi and ensure that the ongoing reforms in editorial operations are carried out at the regional level. Preference will be given to candidates who have familiarity with the political, cultural and social situation of the western states, including Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh. Previous work experience in the Western Region and knowledge of Marathi and Gujarati are an advantage.  

Please send your applications at jobs@pti.in. The application should contain your CV including notable professional achievements and a short statement of purpose detailing why you are seeking the position and why you believe you are suited for it. 


To Apply, Interested Alumni can send their resumes to jobs@pti.in 


Thank You.