SciDev.Net is the world’s leading online source of news and analysis on science and technology for developing countries. Our mission is to help individuals and organisations apply evidence and insights from science and technology to decision-making in order to have a positive impact on equitable and sustainable development and poverty reduction.
We do this by bringing scientific evidence and technological innovation to the heart of global development practice through original journalism.
The assistant opinion editor helps deliver on our mission by managing the overall process of publishing news analysis blogs, from the recruitment of contributors to the finalisation of copy for publication. The role will also involve commissioning, writing, editing and proofreading opinion and editorial articles.
The assistant editor would be responsible for publication of a number of pieces of original journalism on the SciDev.Net website each month, informing a large and loyal audience on timely issues in science and development.
To read the full job description, click here.
How to apply
To apply please send a CV to include details of referees, and a covering letter explaining how you meet the requirements for the role to firstname.lastname@example.org by 1st June 2015 or click the ‘apply online’ button below.
First interviews 10th June 2015 Second interviews 15th June 2015
Date posted: 14/05/15 16:00 Closing date: 01/06/15
Salary: £23,531- £28,647 Location: London, England
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