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Mumbai has one of the world's largest collection of Art Deco buildings. Our initiative is to showcase, document and research Mumbai's UNESCO inscribed collection and their unique architecture. We advocate its conservation. Our work environment is relaxed and full of exciting initiatives. It is also demanding, rigorous with clear deliverables by each team member. All our positions require you to be a team player with excellent work ethic and strong writing and speaking skills. We are self funded and Not for Profit. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Art Deco Mumbai Trust is seeking to hire an Editor and Head of Content. This is a full-time position in Mumbai, starting immediately. The position will be work from home till it’s safe to resume.
In this role, you will lead initiatives for research and be responsible for content that is thoroughly researched, topical and presented in an intelligent and engaging manner for publication on our digital public platforms. We address a domestic and international audience.

What we expect from you:

  • Write, edit, and curate content.
  • Lead ADMT’s research initiatives.
  • Develop creative ways we can engage our audiences through collaborations, digital channels, and outreach initiatives.

    Your Interests and Qualifications can help:
    Person applying should ideally have

  • A Master’s degree in History, Literature, Philosophy, Journalism
  • Some knowledge or keen interest in Art Deco style of architecture especially in the context of Mumbai’s evolution as a city.
  • Knowledge of Mumbai city structures and interest in heritage conservation, urban form and design.
  • Ability to articulate, communicate ideas and be comfortable with long form writing.
  • A working knowledge of WordPress and Content Management Systems with experience working on digital platforms would help.

    Application details:

  • To apply, please email your resume to workwithadmt@gmail.com with Editor in the subject line.
  • Please enclose a copy of your portfolio and two writing samples of minimum 1000 words.
  • All attachments should not exceed 2 MB.

As a part of the core team, you will be leading initiatives for conservation, research and outreach working closely with the Trustees to achieve objectives of Art Deco Mumbai Trust (ADMT).  

What we expect from you:

  • Lead ADMT’s conservation and research initiatives which include repair and restoration projects.
  • Assist on-going projects in research and documentation (recce’s, on-site photo documentation, mapping).
  • Lead outreach programs, including hosting of heritage walks, organising public lectures and virtual events, workshops, merchandising, etc.

Your Interests and Qualifications can help:

Person applying should ideally have:

  • A Master’s degree in Urban Conservation, Heritage Management or Architecture, OR a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture with at least 2 years of work experience in Heritage Conservation.
  • Knowledge of Art Deco style of architecture especially in the context of Mumbai’s evolution as a city, its city structures, urban form and design.
  • Ability to articulate & communicate ideas with strong writing skills.
  • Working knowledge of WordPress and Content Management Systems would be helpful. 

This is a full-time position in Mumbai, starting immediately. The position will be work from home till it is safe to resume.

Please email your resume to workwithadmt@gmail.com with Head – Conservation and Outreach in the subject line. Enclose a copy of your portfolio and a writing sample of minimum 1000 words. All attachments not to exceed 2 MB.