BIRN seeks assignment editor [Worldwide]

Posted on Oct 27, 2021 في Investigative Journalism

Experienced journalists around the world with knowledge of Southeast and Central Europe can apply for this remote position.

The Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) is looking for a dedicated assignment editor whose main tasks will be to coordinate investigative journalists working on country-based and cross-border investigations.  The BIRN is a network of non-governmental organizations promoting freedom of speech, human rights and democratic values in Southern and Eastern Europe.

Interested candidates must have a strong understanding of the current affairs in Southeast and Central Europe, as well as politics, legal systems, and critical issues.

Relevant experience in producing and/or editing high quality journalism, ability to meet tight deadlines and good writing skills are required.

The application deadline is Nov. 14.