World Federation of
Science Journalists

Regional coordinator – Middle East and North Africa

SciDev.Net is an internationally acclaimed website providing news, views and analysis about science and technology in the developing world.

We seek an experienced journalist with news editing experience to provide coverage of regional issues and perspectives from the Middle East and North Africa for the SciDev.Net website as well as undertaking some promotional activities.

Applicants must have excellent Arabic and English language skills (both written and verbal). Residency in the Middle East or North Africa is preferable. An understanding of the region and a network of regional contacts relevant to science and development is essential.

The position will be contract based, with competitive remuneration dependant on experience and availability.

Please submit curriculum vitae, two examples of written material, and a covering letter describing the reasons for your interest in this position to jobs@scidev.net by Friday 26th June 2009.

For a full job description visit:
http://www.scidev.net/uploads/File/REGIONAL_COORDINATOR_MIDDLE_EAST_AND_NORTH_AFRICA.pdf

Contact Details
Operations Manager, SciDev.Net, 97/99 Dean Street, London W1D 3TE, United Kingdom.