Date Added: 7 February 2018
: 7 April 2018
Job Title: Volunteer Writer
Working For: Arab Planet
arab-planet.com is an online debating platform with a focus on current affairs and politics in the Middle East. We are currently looking for a writer to join our team. Some previous writing experience would be useful but is not essential. You must at the very least be passionate about Middle Eastern politics and have a good knowledge of the current affairs of the region, as well as excellent attention to detail. A good degree (2.1 or above) is required but applicants from all degree disciplines are encouraged to apply.
Writers are asked to contribute an article of 400 words of a topic of their choice weekly.
If you are able to write articles in Arabic, please make a note of this in your covering letter.
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
advertising-jobs-with-w4mp/volunteers/what-is-the-national-minimum-wage/ for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.
Closing Date: 7 April 2018
Start date: As soon as possible.
We may appoint before the closing date.
To apply, please send your CV and one page covering letter to Ally Hicks email@example.com. We will acknowledge all applications.