Context of this Job
This is an open position at Isha Foundation.
The foothills of the Velliangiri mountains, forty kilometers from the city of Coimbatore in South India, serve as home for the Isha Yoga Center. The Center is dedicated to fostering inner transformation and creating an established state of wellbeing in individuals. The large residential facility houses an active international community of brahmacharis, full-time volunteers and visitors. Established by Sadhguru as a powerful sthana (a center for inner growth), it is unique in its offering of all the four paths of yoga – gnana (knowledge), karma (action), kriya (energy) and bhakti (devotion). Every week, thousands of people converge at the center to seek out inner peace and wellbeing, making it a vibrant hub of spiritual growth and activity.
“The reason why the ashram is being structured and created the way it is, is to make people understand that a spiritual process does not mean barrenness of life. Spiritual process means grandeur of life. It does not mean obscenity of excess but grandeur of life. Some aspects very carefully crafted to be minimalistic, some elaborate and exuberant.” - Sadhguru
What your role will be
Write engaging scripts for various styles of videos, e.g. voiceover-
based, visuals-only, vox-pop, product promos, etc.
Write engaging scripts for various audiences, e.g. social media, project
Identify Sadhguru’s content from Archives that are relevant for various
Suggest appropriate visuals/camera shots for the script
Identify engaging portions of existing content to create teaser clips, etc.
Minimal Educational Qualifications: Other
Skills and Competencies: Excellent in verbal and written English. Good vocabulary and grammar, syntax, as well as keen eye for typos Can generate creative ideas Basic general knowledge of current world affairs Understands what engages different audiences for e.g. youth, tourists, social media, etc. Capable of effectively interviewing people to generate a captivating story Proficient with Microsoft Word Self-motivated Ability to read Hindi or South Indian is a plus Displays leadership abilities Ability to grasp processes, hone one’s own skills and train others Ability to work in a team, good rapport and social/communication skills
Computer Skills: Basic
Required Work Experience: 5 years
Gender Preference: None
What do we look for in our candidates?
Entrepeneural Spirit and an egoless nature.
Proven work ethic with utmost integrity and desire to excel and succeed.
Self motivated, passionate, empathetic and approachable.
You love to have fun, but you also take your responsibilities seriously.