Language Editor German (m/f/d)

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Expiration Date

02 Mar 2021

*** Please apply on our career website at the following link: *** is a pan-European journalistic platform that provides everyday the most relevant articles on Europe's core debates from leading publications translated into various European languages.

Forum is looking for a self-starting and adaptable (interim) Language Editor to work with our Regional Editor in Berlin on translating the most relevant articles from Europe and representing Forum in Germany.

What are your daily tasks?

  • Translate and copy-edit translations from German to English, and English to German (main responsibility)
  • Liaise with the Regional Editor on selecting the best articles from German publications
  • Discuss and choose the best articles with a team of European journalists
  • Support offline/online member growth efforts
  • Organize and represent Forum on events and conferences
  • Represent the Regional Editor during absence

What should you bring?

  • Prior experience in journalism, translation, and copy-editing
  • Excellent English and German language skills
  • Knowledge of other languages is an advantage
  • Profound interest in European debates
  • Attention to detail and independent work style
  • Strong interpersonal and networking skills
  • Flexibility in working hours
  • Experience in Social Media communications and community engagement are an advantage
  • Good relations to German publishers are an advantage

What are the benefits?

  • Have the opportunity to work in an impact-driven startup, making your ideas count and turning your ideas into reality while steadily improving your knowledge and skills
  • Become an integral part of our young and cool team with flat hierarchies and an open mind for all kinds of creative ideas
  • And of course… Enjoy a Startup environment in Berlin-Kreuzberg with flexible workplace policies, coffee and snacks, Thursday team hangouts, and other events.

Starting date: as soon as possible.

Submit your application asap, as we are recruiting on a rolling basis. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age.

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