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Create a new generation of thinking Indians who will contribute to the development of the globe - Raghuram Rajan

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Join us in creating a new paradigm of
Interwoven Learning

Krea University’s vision is to address the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century, and set a global benchmark in higher education in the coming years. We’re looking at a dynamic team to be part of this momentous journey.

Why work at Krea?

Krea University offers you

  • The opportunity to co-create our unique Interwoven Learning approach
  • The chance to play an important role in institution building and be part of the growing education space in India
  • Benefits commensurate with best practices in the industry
  • The autonomy to pursue your research objectives
  • Unwavering commitment to academic freedom in publishing, teaching & research, as defined by the University guidelines
  • Top of the line admin support to ensure a smooth day-to-day working environment


Faculty Openings - SIAS

We invite applications from standout faculty who fulfil the following requirements:

  1. You must have an excellent academic record and the highest degree in your field (Ph.D or equivalent)
  2. You must have undergraduate teaching and mentoring experience, and should be passionate about the same
  3. You should possess a robust research agenda
  4. You should champion the interdisciplinary approach and collaborate with colleagues from other disciplines for courses and projects
  5. You should be prepared and excited to play a role in institution building

Faculty positions (across experience levels) are open for the following disciplines:

  1. Arts
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. Chemistry
  4. Computer Science
  5. Economics
  6. Environmental Studies
  7. History
  8. Literature
  9. Mathematics
  10. Philosophy
  11. Physics
  12. Politics
  13. Psychology
  14. Social Studies

We continue hiring exceptional faculty across disciplines with a strong preference for Biological Science, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Politics and Psychology.

Application requirements

Please send an email to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the following documents on or before December 5, 2019:

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in Krea University
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words)
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught
  5. Course evaluations (if available)
  6. Statement of research trajectory
  7. Sample of writing
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) - Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facultyapplications@krea.edu.in with the subject line [Reference_]

Faculty Openings: IFMR-GSB

Title : Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/ Professor – Finance

No.of Position : 1

Job Location : : IFMR GSB, Sricity Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P

Educational Qualification:PhD in Finance

Salary:As per company standard

Who can apply:

We are looking for applicants with a PhD in Finance or a closely related discipline from a reputed institution, with a research focus and teaching interest. The applicant should have published in high-quality research journals and taught Finance courses/Strategic Management at well-regarded academic institutions. Applicants with quantitative finance background/additional expertise in International Business, relevant industry experience, in addition to academic experience, are also invited to apply.

Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Finance

Job Description:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Finance, publish in research journals, participate in academic activities such as supervising student research work, and engage in professional activities including presenting research papers in academic conferences.

Application requirements:

Please send an email to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the following documents:

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in IFMR GSB, Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line [Reference_]

Title : Assistant Professor/Associate Professor- Strategy

No.of Position : 1

Job Location : : IFMR GSB, Sricity Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P

Educational Qualification:Management or a closely related discipline from a reputed institution

Salary:As per company standard

Who can apply:

We are looking for applicants with a PhD in Finance/Management or a closely related discipline from a reputed institution, with a research focus and teaching interest. The applicant should have published in high-quality research journals and taught Finance courses/Strategic Management at well-regarded academic institutions. Applicants with quantitative finance background/additional expertise in International Business, relevant industry experience, in addition to academic experience, are also invited to apply.

Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Strategy

Job Description:

: The faculty member will be responsible for teaching MBA and PhD courses in Strategy, publish in research journals, participate in academic activities such as supervising student research work, and engage in professional activities including presenting research papers in academic conferences.

Application requirements:

Please send an email to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the following documents:

  1. Cover letter introducing yourself and your interest in IFMR GSB, Krea University.
  2. Long form Curriculum Vitae.
  3. Short biography (maximum one page, approx. 300 words).
  4. Statement of your teaching approach and courses taught.
  5. Course evaluations (if available).
  6. Statement of research trajectory.
  7. Sample of writing.
  8. Reference letters (minimum of 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to facapp@ifmr.ac.in with the subject line [Reference_]

Staff Openings

Title : Manager Financial Assistance

No. Of Position : 1

Job Location : Chennai

Education : A post graduate degree or equivalent.

Experience : 5-10 years

Salary : As per company standard

Job Responsibilities :

  1. Analyze data about personal, professional, social and economic background of students and parents received in the financial assistance form
  2. Extract trends, make preliminary deductions and identify the need for additional financial information
  3. Interview parents in coordination with the Office of Admissions to get a detailed view of the background of each family
  4. Collate all findings and make initial recommendations to the Financial Assistance Committee
  5. Conduct deeper diligence of specific cases through secondary research and additional interviews with the parents, if required
  6. Record, archive and make available all data and documents gathered to relevant stakeholders, as and when required
  7. Facilitate final decisions and communicate to students about the same
  8. Negotiate and close discussions with students and parents who may expect more financial assistance than awarded

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Design manager

No. Of Position : 1

Job Location : Sri City, Andhra Pradesh

Education : Bachelors in architecture and a masters in environmental architecture/engineering or sustainability studies or sustainability management.

Experience : 5 – 8 yrs

Salary : As per company standard

We are looking for a young, energetic architect or environmental sciences manager who will play the following roles:

Design Manager

  1. Help shape the institutional pathway for an immersive learning campus and a sustainable future.
  2. Define the design brief based on the concept master plan and interactions with the leadership, faculty and staff.
  3. Coordinate with the design architects, engineers, consultants, interior designers and project management team to ensure that design integrity and time and cost metrics are adhered to.
  4. Regular on-ground presence at the construction stage to identify and highlight bottlenecks or pending decision points.
  5. Have strong program management interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to deal with diverse.
  6. Preparing and processing green and wellness certifications as may be identified for assessment
  7. Support the fundraising organization in identifying assets and creating a compelling pitch for prospective donors.

Sustainability

  1. Define and implement the sustainability road map for the current campus in terms of resource efficiency, waste management, and biodiversity improvement.
  2. Partner with faculty, staff and students in raising the consciousness and action around sustainable living.
  3. Develop and track sustainable construction practices and implementation of the defined sustainability vision for the new campus.
  4. Track performance on various agreed metrics concerning environmental stewardship.
  5. Extend the efforts to the larger community around Krea.

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Sr. Manager - Communication

No. Of Position : 1

Job Location : Chennai

Education : A post graduate degree or equivalent.

Experience : 8-12 years

Salary : As per company standard

Job Responsibilities :

  1. Oversee the creation of communication strategy and plans for the university,
  2. Responsible for creating, implementing and measuring internal and external communications programmes.
  3. Work with the department head to develop and implement communications and branding activities.
  4. To oversee the planning and delivery of the communication strategy for the fundraising team.
  5. Provide strategic direction for the University in the use of social media to engage prospective students and build a stronger community.
  6. Facilitate and monitor the budget and resource allocation for all communication programs and activities.

Experience:

  1. 8-10 years of experience in communications and/or marketing, and at least 3 years in managing an internal PR team and/or an agency team
  2. Track record in handling sensitive media issues/crisis communications and providing prompt counsel/media responses
  3. Experience in working with a communications team.
  4. Strong media relationships in academic circles.
  5. Fluent in English.

Skills required :

  1. Up-to-date understanding and knowledge of the traditional media and social media landscape
  2. An extensive list of media contacts.
  3. Awareness of and proficiency with communications technologies.
  4. Experience in stakeholder/community engagement.
  5. Clear and concise communication with team members and senior management.
  6. Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a highly matrixed, fast-paced environment.
  7. Strong and confident leadership.

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Sr. Manager / Manager – Admissions

No. Of Position : 2

Job Location : Chennai

Education : A post graduate degree or equivalent.

Experience : 3-6 years

Salary : As per company standard

Job Responsibilities :

A. Admissions and Evaluation:

  1. Organizing the admissions process for the upcoming application cycle.
  2. Managing review of applications, shortlisting and organizing for interviews (staffing of the panels, scheduling) with prospective students across different cities in the country in close coordination with Faculty and Senior Leaders.
  3. Supporting the due diligence and decision-making process for the selection of students.

B. Communication:

  1. Counselling and guiding students and parents that will help them understand the Krea proposition better.
  2. Engaging with counsellors, parents and students who may need to understand details about Krea University and the undergraduate programme or may have queries around decisions on their candidature.
  3. Query management.

C. Data Management and Analysis:

  1. Managing large volumes of data, information, records and ensuring efficient archival of application data.
  2. Setting up and implementing an archiving system to ensure an efficient record-keeping of applicant data.

Skills required :

  1. Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel.
  2. Comfort with data, analysis and a strong sense of detail.
  3. Ability to organize and execute projects.
  4. Strong writing and communicating skills.
  5. Prior experience in project management is desired.
  6. Being comfortable with uncertainties of a start-up like an environment.

The ideal candidate should have 2-3 years of experience in working with students (in the capacity of teachers, counsellors, or managing admissions) in the education sector.

Please note : The responsibilities will require frequent travelling within the country.

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Creative Content Writer

Experience : 5+Yrs

Job Location : Chennai

Education : A post-graduate degree or equivalent.

Salary : As per company standard

About the Role:

We are looking for a talented and creative content writer to write strong and compelling content for Krea University’s outreach, internal communication, publications, social/digital platforms and the website.

The person will be a part of the communications team at Krea University and will be expected to work closely with the designers and the Krea team of staff and faculty to create clear and concise copy to get the brand message across.

If you can grasp project requirements quickly and offer valuable insight, we’d like to meet you. Feel free to include drafting emails to your content or portfolio in your application

Job Responsibilities :

  1. Understanding Krea’s mission and philosophy
  2. Conduct high-quality research and conversations/interviews with the team/project heads etc. to derive sharp insights that can be leveraged
  3. Developing high-quality website content consistently for Krea’s undergraduate and graduate programmes.
  4. Developing supporting materials for the brand development of the university
  5. Writing, editing and proofreading content for a variety of communication purposes
  6. Developing highly effective, original and targeted marketing content for the promotion of the university
  7. Collaborate with designers, PR and other professionals on large- and small-scale marketing projects (e.g. email campaigns, landing pages, social media projects, print ads, brochures, prospectus etc.)
  8. Working across departments at the university to write and edit creative materials for promotions and direct marketing
  9. Using and maintaining the correct tone of voice consistent with the brand guidelines
  10. Have an in-depth understanding of the target audience

Job Requirements :

  1. Proven experience as a content writer in outreach/marketing/advertising/journalism or a related field
  2. Possession of creative flair, versatility, conceptual ability and originality
  3. Should ideally have experience of working with a design partner on visualizing concepts and then penning them down based on the brief
  4. Knowledge of online content strategy and creation
  5. Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
  6. Strong research skills, creativity, collaborative spirit
  7. Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  8. Excellent time-management and organizational skills

Experience with SEO friendly copy is an added advantage

Interested candidates mail us at : careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Senior Manager/General Manager –Corporate Relations

Job Location : Chennai

No.of Position : 1

Exp : 12 to 18

Key Responsibilities & Tasks :

Responsible for designing and executing plans and procedures that drive executive education business. Take ownership for Management Development and Executive programs to ensure maximum revenues generated with utmost client satisfaction and exceed targets for Executive education.

Qualifications, Experience and Competency requirements :

  • An MBA with 12 to 18 years of Business Development experience preferably in the Education Industry.
  • Go-getter attitude, take complete ownership of the targets as well as delivery portfolio.
  • Ability to multitask and coordinate with multiple stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication and networking skills, influencing & negotiation skills
  • Sense of customer relationship and business development opportunities.

Job Description :

  • Responsible for acquisition of candidates/Clients for Executive Programs and MDP’s
  • Strategize and implement a robust sales pipeline.
  • Effective coordination to manage lead generation on social media and content marketing campaigns with vendors.
  • Manage email lifecycles to nurture leads and engage with customers.
  • Manage Major Key/strategic accounts.
  • Ownership of activities covering all aspects of program delivery & participants learning experience
  • Support faculty to ensure that participant’s learning outcomes are met and a high level of satisfaction is maintained.
  • Be the first point contact for participants, troubleshoot queries and manage discussions.
  • As a part of IFMR GSB Corporate Engagement team, lead the corporate outreach initiative in a territory / city.
  • Identify, grow and manage relationships with leading corporates as Strategic Partners with the primary objective of getting employees to up skill themselves at IFMR - GSB.
  • Conceptualize and lead initiatives with Corporates to understand their requirements and create Customized Management Development Programs to meet Client’s training needs.
  • Work closely with cross functional teams (internally and externally) to create successful outcome for Corporate Partners.

Interested candidates mail us : careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Sr. Manager / Manager – Outreach

No.of Position : 2

Job Location : Kolkata

Educational Qualification : A post graduate degree or equivalent.

Experience : 3-7+ yrs

Salary : As per company standard

  1. Developing and leading strategic initiatives designed to attract high potential students for Krea University.
  2. Responsible for student admission counselling and meeting enrolment objectives of the assigned geographic areas.
  3. Engaging with counsellors and school administrators, to set up interactions with students and parents of our target group.
  4. Delivering interactive sessions across different schools, events for students and parents.
  5. Conceptualizing and executing events like Principal and counsellor meets, open houses and mega promotional events.
  6. Work with designers, vendors, partners for development and production of marketing collaterals like brochures, presentations, online ads and other promotional material.

Experience : Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience - higher education or student affairs experience preferred.

Skills required :

  1. Ability to organize and execute projects.
  2. Strong writing and communication skills.
  3. Ability to listen and counsel students and their parents from diverse backgrounds.
  4. Experience in student recruitment, education advocacy or college counselling.
  5. Ability to analyse data and make informed recommendations.
  6. Being comfortable with uncertainties of a start-up environment.

Interested candidates mail us: careers@krea.edu.in


Title : Academic Admin manager

No.of Position : 1

Job Location : Sri City, Andhra Pradesh

Educational Qualification : A post-graduate degree or equivalent.

Experience : – 9 – 12 yrs

Salary : As per company standard


Responsibilities :

  1. Preparation of academic calendar and orientation program schedule
  2. Preparation and finalization of term-wise class schedules
  3. Co-ordination with faculty for course outlines, text books, reading material and other requirements
  4. Provide guidance in ensuring timely and required classroom arrangements
  5. Attending to student queries
  6. Follow-up with faculty for receiving grades on time and announcement of grades
  7. Preparation of department budget and reconciliation with actuals
  8. Maintaining database of the department budget and reconciliation with actuals
  9. Keep the website updated on a regular-basis
  10. Preparation of process documents
  11. Work in close coordination with all team members
  12. Any other tasks assigned from time to time as per requirement.

Interested candidates mail us at: careers@krea.edu.in



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