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Editorial intern to assist openSecurity

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4 October 2012

openSecurity is a section of the online analysis and comment commons, openDemocracy. 
 
Editorial intern needed to assist the editor with commissioning, editing and publishing openSecurity's high quality analysis of security, conflict and peacebuilding.

4 days per week for 3 months
£1,100 per month

Deadline Friday 12 October.

Reporting to: openSecurity Lead Editor
Location: Regular meetings at openDemocracy's office in London, though work from another location is possible. 

Tasks will include:

- Reading and assessing submissions 
- Sub-editing, editing
- Elements of web-design, web-publishing
- Research relating to commissioning and promoting openSecurity's debates.

Requirements:

Excellent written and spoken English.
Knowledge of and an interest in conflict and peacebuilding research, and related current affairs. 
Passionate about pluralism and inclusive debate.

Desirable: 

Additional language.
Qualification in Conflict/ Peace/ War studies or relevant work experience.

Send a CV and covering letter (1 A4 side) to [email protected] with 'openSecurity Intern' in the subject line.

Successful applicants must have the right to work in the UK.

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