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Multi-functional Web-Journalist 50-60% (freelancer (Zurich)

The Global Environmental Society is searching for a

Multi-functional Web-Journalist Protected content % (freelancer or employed)
capable of understanding complex technical and economic systems and processes, as well as systems thinking; willing to openly approach people and do relationship management.

• Prepare and manage editorial content (English) of the GES website: regularly post new content and keep the website updated, translate articles (German to English), write new articles, do research work, prepare and carry out interviews and type interview results based on Dictaphone
• Make continued minor technical adjustments and improvements on the website
• Support of and correspondence with members, partners and interested parties of GES
• Coordinate and collaborate with external journalists, IT specialists, partners
• Manage contacts databank
• Participate at relevant events including conferences, forums, exhibits
• Help in organizing events led by GES (e.g Green Drinks)
• Administrational / management duties to ensure smooth running of office

• Fluent in English and German with excellent written and oral skills (preferably native English speaker)
• Education/training, experience and/or strong interest and proven skills in Journalism/Creative Writing
• Interest in and knowledgeable about environmental and sustainability matters, social media
• Good IT skills (MS-Office, MS-Outlook, Adobe Photoshop, familiarity with online networking platforms, HTML knowledge an advantage); willingness to learn and operate specific Web 2.0 application programs
• Flexible, good communications and organizational skills
• Willingness to take over new upcoming tasks and further develop job position
• Capable of doing tasks independently, self-initiative and precise way of working
• Ideal for graduates or students of higher semester in the field of: environmental sciences, biology, media, business, or English studies

Send your complete application to:
Global Environmental Society ( Protected content )
Kilchbergstrasse 139
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For telephone inquiries, call: Protected content Protected content .

The Global Environmental Society is a social networking platform with the environment and sustainability as its central themes. GES provides consumers with valuable tips for living a greener lifestyle and informative articles; for entrepreneurs and businesses, there’s a presentation platform for products and the exchange of ideas. GES and its partners from the business sector, politics and sciences guide discussion about certain topics through the platform and promote sustainable development and systems thinking. GES expedites environmental education, supports environmental activities and organizes events.

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