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JOB - Managing Editor, AUA

Publish Date: Apr 28, 2017

Deadline: May 19, 2017

Contract type: FT (5 days/40 hours per week)

Job Location: Yerevan, Armenia

Job Duties

  • Manage all daily editorial and content-related activity within Office of Communications.
  • Develop content plan for the university in conjunction with Director of Communications.
  • Act as editor, writer, and reporter for communications and marketing content throughout university.
  • Coordinate photography, video, and design to accompany editorial content and marketing material.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with all university departments to be aware of their editorial needs and incorporate into university content plan.
  • Manage regular updates of printed and online communications and marketing material.
  • Arrange interviews with university and other spokespersons and prepare talking points.
  • Find and manage freelance writers, reporters, and interviewers.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by immediate supervisor(s).


  • University degree required, preferably in Journalism, Communications, or English literature;
  • Native-level English-language skills required;
  • Armenian language skills required;
  • Strong sense of responsibility, punctuality, organization;
  • Editorial, journalistic, or writing experience required;
  • Managerial experience strongly preferred.

How to apply:  A letter of intent, portfolio of published work, Curriculum Vitae with the names and contact information for three referees should be sent to with the subject heading “Managing Editor”. Applications must be received by May 19, 2017 to be considered.  Only shortlisted applicants will be notified for interview.

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