Spanish-Language Editor (Part-Time)

New York, United States Part-time

About Global Citizen

Our mission is to build a movement of 100MM Global Citizens whose actions will help achieve our vision of a world without extreme poverty by 2030.

Global Citizen is a movement of engaged citizens who are using their collective voice to end extreme poverty by 2030. On our platform, Global Citizens learn about the systemic causes of extreme poverty, take action on those issues, and earn rewards for their actions — as part of a global community committed to lasting change.

So far, more than 13 million actions have been taken by Global Citizens, leading to $35 billion commitments being made by world leaders, which are set to affect 1.3 billion lives by 2030.

 

Overview of the Position

Global Citizen is expanding our content and actions platform into Spanish-speaking markets for the first time ever. As part of this project, we’re hiring a part-time native Spanish-speaking editor to assist with several editorial functions over the next nine months. This position will report into our Editor in Chief based in New York City, and will be responsible for the creation, translation, and promotion of Spanish language content on the GC platform as well as our social media channels.

 

Responsibilities

  • Write original news stories relevant to the Latin American market, with a focus on Argentina
  • Translate ongoing market-relevant content from English into Spanish and upload into our CMS, for a total of 10 pieces per month
  • Translate relevant actions from English to Spanish
  • Write and send 4 to 5 emails per month using our platform Iterable
  • Create social posts for each piece of content to be promoted on FB and Twitter, and manage associated budget
  • Assign and edit content pieces as needed to freelance writer and manage associated budget

 

Experience

  • Previous experience translating English to Spanish for professional publications
  • Professional or internship experience writing original content in a journalistic fashion in Spanish for countries in Latin America
  • A passion for Global Citizen’s vision of ending extreme poverty by the year 2030
  • Working experience programming content to social media platforms; willingness to learn how to create paid posts on FB and TW
  • Comfortable working in content management systems