ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Deputy Editor in Brussels, Belgium

Description:

Horizon, the flagship EU research publication, is looking for a full-time deputyeditor /Brussels, Belgium/

Horizon is the flagship EU research publication. We cover cutting-edge science in areas such as robotics, personalised medicine and space, presenting it in a way that is relevant to non-specialist readers. Horizon also produces multimedia content such as interactive timelines and short videos. We are searching for an experienced journalist with an interest in science and a proven ability to write for a general public readership to help run this online magazine on a contractor basis.

/Specific profile/ * At least five years experience working as a journalist or sub-editor for a newspaper or newswire * Excellent attention to detail and a good sense of what makes an engaging story * Ability to turn technical or scientific topics into clean, punchy copy for a non-specialistaudience * Interest in science and research * Experience of digital and mobile journalism would be an advantage

/Responsibilities/

  • Editing articles from our network of correspondents
  • Generating ideas
  • Writing articles and attending press conferences
  • Taking over the day-to-day running of the magazine when the editor is absent
  • Help with producing mobile journalism videos, data visualisations and interactive content

Qualifications

Location: /Belgium-Brussels/

Requisition ID: /1700002486/