Part-time Editor

Can be based anywhere but must have in-depth understanding of the Balkans.

Part-time Editor

10+ years



The selected candidate will: 

  • Be a native English speaker with a track record in online/print media and experience of editing long, magazine-style articles.
  • Have experience of investigative reporting and a knowledge of British libel law.
  • Have exceptional interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate cross-culturally.
  • Have experience of journalism training and/or in mentoring reporters
  • Be an effective time manager.
  • Be in a position to occasionally travel throughout the Balkan region.


The contract runs until the end of the calendar year, with the possibility of extension. To apply, submit your CV and cover letter to later than November 25, 2017.

Balkan Insight is published by the Sarajevo-based regional hub of the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN). Balkan Insight is a network of correspondents based in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Moldova, Romania and Serbia., one of 15 sites in different languages that BIRN runs, is read in more than 200 countries worldwide.