Vacancies

Editor **UNPAID POST**

GMDH02_00855 (1)

New Syndicalist is looking for a new volunteer editor to join its editorial team. We are especially interested in applicants who aren’t white and aren’t cis-male.

Applicants will need to be able to commit to approximately 1-2 hours work every week and a Skype meeting every month in support of the project.

Role and responsibilities include:

  • Proof and copy editing submissions to the blog.
  • Engaging in a democratic dialogue with other team members over content, submissions and themes.
  • Liaising with authors over editorial guidelines, editorial comments and submission dates.
  • Maintaining the blog’s correspondence.
  • Researching and seeking out new authors and areas for submission.
  • Writing original content for the blog (optional)
  • Producing and editing audio content (optional).
  • Producing and editing video content (optional)

Preferred experience for applicants include:

  • Experience as an activist and/or organiser within trade union and/or community campaigns.
  • Experience writing and/or editing in other left-wing blogs or publications.
  • Experience managing a social media platform.
  • Experience with Audible or other equivalent audio editing software (desirable).
  • Experience with Shotcut or other equivalent video editing software (desirable).

If you are interested in this post please fill out the form below or email – newsyndicalist@gmail.com – a candidate statement of no more than 500 words explaining your background, experience and suitability for the role.

Please note that this is an unpaid position.