Essayist Playwright


Minimum Preferably Bachelor?s in Arts

Previous relevant work experience

The tasks an Author is expected to perform include:

Writing original literary works such as articles, stories, fictions, dramas, essays, poems and plays

Collecting necessary data, and arranging it in required form for writing

Writing stories essays, poems, plays, etc. in literary or in his own style

Attending public meetings and press conferences to interview personalities and create news items

Knowledge of how to write original literary works such as articles, stories, fictions, dramas, essays, poems, plays, etc.

Well-versed with reporting or transmitting news item to editor

Ability to write in a creative and original way

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Team player


Good communication skills

It is a desk job

May need to handle a team

Local travelling is a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is available

Working hours

Media and Entertainment companies work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards may include weight gain, body ache, joint pain, fatigue, stress, mental exhaustion, etc.

Will be updated

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

An Indian author is known by his/her literary prowess, penchant to write about India and life outside the safe cocoon of one's homeland. Famous authors of Indian origin have earned a standing in the literary circles by their sheer writing expertise. Such an Indian author is the nation`s pride.

Since they hail from varied educational and cultural backgrounds, Indian authors present a kaleidoscopic overview of the vibrant nation. Their writings have influenced readers from all walks of life and will continue to do so. Being an Author is more of a vocation than just a job, and good original writers will always be in demand.

Publishing houses

Media and entertainment industry

Cities and towns across India

Will be updated

Punjab University, Chandigarh

Central University of Rajasthan

National Institute of Mass Communication

Sree Narayana Guru Memorial Arts & Science College

Dronacharya Government College Gurgaon

Institute of Management Sciences

Will be updated