Social Media Editor (English channels)

Social Media Editor (English channels)

The press review eurotopics.net follows key debates in the European media and translates the most relevant comments into five languages (English, German, French, Russian, Turkish). It’s an initiative of Germany's Federal Agency for Civic Education produced by the Berlin-based journalist network n-ost.

We’re a dedicated team of five editors and debate junkies and for the website eurotopics.net we’re looking for a

Social Media Editor (English channels)


who is:

  • very active on social media (preferably Twitter & Facebook)
  • qualified to be a social media editor (studies, job experience)
  • interested in all kinds of political, economic and social topics across Europe
  • experienced with relevant photo, video and audio software (e.g. Photoshop or Gimp)
  • able to work quickly under pressure
  •  ... and who has native-level English skills (good command of German is an asset).


Does this sound like you? Great! Here are some of the things you’ll do while you're with us:

  • Share our topics on Twitter & Facebook by drafting engaging posts and tweets
  • Produce informative and moving sharepics
  • Manage our community on the social networks and get in touch with influencers
  • Analyse user behaviour


You’ll work part-time from Monday to Friday (1.5 hours per day, around noon) from anywhere in Europe. You should be prepared to start by 1 June 2019.

Interested? Then send your CV and motivation letter to application@n-ost.org (as one pdf) by 6 May 2019 at the latest. If you have any questions please contact Andreas Bock: +49 (0) 30-259 32 83-0.

Please note that due to the volume of applications expected, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.