DEADLINE: MAY 30, 2022 —The Africa Women Journalism Project (AWJP) seeks an Editor with more than 8 years of experience to join its GBV Reporting Fellowship team.
The 9-month full-time position will be based in Kenya.
The editor will sub-edit, revise, edit and proofread copy produced by AWJP Fellows for print, audio and video.
The ideal candidate must be a creative problem solver with solid journalist judgment, detail skills and the ability to think creatively.
The editor must have excellent written skills in English. Similar skills in French will be an advantage.
Applicants must have at least eight years of work experience in journalism, writing website content, editing, proofreading, layout, graphic design, and communications.
The deadline for applications is May 30, 2022
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