Volunteer opportunities in the field of content writing for the Middle East News Organization (CME)
The Middle East News Agency (CME) offers a volunteer work opportunity as a content writer, and this opportunity is considered one of the volunteer projects in the field of journalism and media. The organization is looking for an international volunteer with many innovative ideas for articles and content that can be published online. It provides you with a great place to gain practical experience in a challenging context as a volunteer journalist. You will also have the opportunity to join the editorial team and enrich the organization’s websites with many news articles.
Roles and responsibilities:
As a Journalism Volunteer, you will be responsible for:
Working with a news agency covering news in general in the Middle East and Palestine in particular.
Participate in researching articles and producing diverse content and ideas for online publication.
Proofreading and proofreading of articles.
Submit the work to the editors for participation and approval.
Do a simple keyword research and use our SEO guidelines to increase web traffic.
Update website content as often as required.
Prepare well-structured drafts and rehearsals using content management systems.
Spell-check and edit participating articles before publishing.
The criteria to apply for volunteering must possess:
A bachelor’s degree in journalism, or a related field, or you are currently seeking to obtain.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of media production and communication.
Good working and responsive skills under pressure with strict lead time.
Fast and enthusiastic learner.
Skills to respond to criticism and accept constructive criticism.
Time management skills, inquisitive, with strength of superb observation, follow-up and reporting skills.
Ambition and desire to succeed.
Attention to detail skills.
Perseverance and determination.
This training does not require experience.
Your job will be online and in English only.
Founded in 2021, CME aims to build a global network of reporters, editors and journalists from around the world. It relies in its editorial choices on the commitment of its founders and editors to the universal principles of human rights, international law, anti-racism and equal justice. It is an independent online newsletter, educational resource, and hub for all peace and pro-Palestine activism.
Nationality: No specific nationality is required
Age: 7 – 60
Gender: both sexes
Details of how to apply:
Select the job you want.
Any additional information.
Cover letter of 150 words.
Click “I Agree Submit”.
You will receive a confirmation message.
The next step involves interviewing the CME team through some online video applications (Zoom, Skype).