Communications Team: Content Creation

This position requires approximately 3 hours per week, and successful candidates will be able to make at least six months commitment to the role.
 
Please note that all members of the communications team are non-remunerated volunteers, giving up their time alongside their own professional/academic activity.


Position Description:

The International Counter-Terrorism Youth Network (ICTYN) is currently looking to recruit a Newsletter Editor in a voluntary capacity. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing, editing and sending ICTYN's bi-weekly/monthly newsletter.

This is an opportunity to join the growing team of ICTYN and be part of an engaged global community of outstanding students interested in security and counter-terrorism issues.

This position requires approximately three hours per week; successful candidates will be able to make at least six months commitment to the role.

Tasks and Responsibilities

The position reports directly to the Director of Communications, and entails working closely with other communications staff, project managers, and projects staff.

  1. Manages writing and editing of bi-weekly/monthly newsletter;
  2. Manages strategy and new initiatives for the newsletter;
  3. Contributes to team effort of promoting ICTYN events and publications through our newsletter. 
Desired Skills and Experience
  1. Experience writing and editing a newsletter
  2. Excellent time-management skills, ability to meet deadlines, and attention to detail.
  3. Experience with HTML;
  4. Excellent written and spoken English skills;
  5. Good interpersonal and cross-organisational communications skills;
  6. Detail oriented and prompt response to emails.
Eligibility and Selection
  1. This position requires approximately 3 hours per week.
  2. Position is unpaid and part-time.
  3. Candidates are not required to be ICTYN members to apply.
How to Apply

To apply, please fill the online application form or send your resume as attachments to recruiting@ictyn.org

Please, include “Newsletter Editor Application” in the subject line.

All successful candidates should ideally be ready to start as soon as possible.

Please note that all research analysts are non-remunerated volunteers, giving up their time alongside their own professional/academic activity.