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توجيهات التقديم: 

The applicant should fill in this form.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

اسم الشخص المسؤول: 
Saleem Zein
البريد الالكتروني للشخص المسؤول: 
الوصف: 

Our vision is for everyone in Lebanon and across the Arab region to be able to access the internet, mobile services, and other networked spaces in order to communicate and express themselves safely and without fear of censorship, surveillance, or repercussion.

Our mission is to advance digital rights in Lebanon and the Arab region through research, campaigns, and advocacy that encourages users to engage critically with digital technologies, media, and networks.

We believe in the transformative power of access to information and self-expression, both online and offline. We assert that these rights are essential to peaceful, dynamic, and prosperous societies.

Job Overview

The English language editor has a crucial role in shaping and amplifying SMEX’s voice through precise, impactful, and meaningful communication. Collaborating closely with the Editorial team and the Policy, Tech, and Research Units at SMEX, the English editor is responsible for creating engaging and accurate content on a daily basis as well as editing and proofreading all written material, including articles, newsletters, social media content, advocacy campaigns, statements, and petitions. In addition, the English Editor is responsible for frequently researching and writing articles on digital rights. The role requires meticulous attention to detail, all the while upholding SMEX's broader vision for digital rights advocacy. It necessitates an extensive understanding of the digital rights landscape in West Asia and North Africa (WANA).

Responsibilities

  • Research, edit, and write stories about digital rights in the WANA region.
  • Work closely with journalists, researchers, and other contributors to ensure consistent coverage of digital rights issues.
  • Create compelling and dynamic content for diverse audiences, spanning articles, campaign materials, press releases, blog posts, social media updates, and multimedia content.
  • Write and edit articles, scripts, campaign materials, statements, and petitions adhering to SMEX’s editorial guidelines.
  • Verify the accuracy of information presented in all content, ensuring that all published content is supported by credible sources.
  • Support other units at SMEX with editing and proofreading all written content, including emails, reports, and research. 
  • Work closely with the Bread&Net team to create compelling content and edit copy, including newsletters and emails, website content, social media coverage, flyers, and other written material.
  • Edit and proofread all internal and published content to ensure it is well-written, grammatically correct, and follows the established SMEX editorial guidelines.
  • Stay informed about the latest developments and trends in digital rights to ensure accurate and up-to-date reporting and analysis.
  • Collaborate with the different units at SMEX to develop and implement content strategies that align with the organization's vision and mission.
  • Work with the Editorial team to adhere to publishing schedules and meet daily deadlines for timely dissemination of information.
  • Brainstorm with the Design and Multimedia teams to create content for specific occasions.
  • Edit and update website content. 
  • Edit and proofread social media content.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, English Literature, or related field.
  • Minimum three years of experience as an English editor working in the nonprofit sector or related field. 
  • Excellent journalistic skills.
  • Proven content writing or copywriting experience.
  • Excellent command of the English language and a good understanding of Arabic
  • Interest and experience in the digital rights field
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Proficient in Content Management Software (CMS)
  • Proficient in Google Drive and open to using other task-management tools such as Asana.

 Behavioral Competencies

  • Teamwork
  • Effective Communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Critical Thinking
  • Adaptability
  • Additional Information

Duty Station: Beirut, Lebanon

Office Presence: Hybrid/Remote

Employment Status: Full-Time    

Reporting Line: Media Program Manager

Supervision Line: None

 

Application 

The applicant should fill in this form.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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منتهية الصلاحية

ملاحظة:

دليل مدني، شبكة المجتمع المدني، يوفر للمنظمات منصة لنشر الوظائف, وليس مسؤول عن عملية التوظيف. كل منظمة مسجلة على دليل مدني هي مسؤولة بشكل فردي عن منشوراتها وعن عملية التوظيف.

آخر تاريخ التحديث: 
27 مايو, 2024
قطاع(ات) التدخل:
المناصرة والتوعية, الاتصالات والإعلام, الحكم الرشيد والشفافية, بحوث ودراسات, العلوم والتكنولوجيا
آخر مهلة للتقديم:
الاثنين, 10 يونيو 2024
نوع العقد:
دوام‬ ‫كامل‬
مدة الوظيفة:
1 Year contract, renewable at the beginning of every year based on need, performance, and budget availability.
الراتب
N/A
نطاق الراتب:
بين 1200 و 1500 (دولار أمريكي)
درجة التعليم:
بكالوريوس
تفاصيل درجة التعليم:
متطلبات الخبرة:
بين 3 سنوات و5 سنوات
اللغة العربية:
بطلاقة
اللغة الانكليزية:
بطلاقة
اللغة الفرنسية:
غير مطلوب
البلد/المدينة: 
  • Lebanon