swissinfo.ch is a multimedia news and information platform for an international audience and Swiss living abroad. The portal www.swissinfo.ch provides coverage of current affairs in Switzerland.
The English Department, at our head office in Bern, Switzerland, is looking to fill the following position immediately:
News writer 100 % (m/f)
As part of our team, your duties will be to write news about Switzerland. Emphasis will also be placed on monitoring the Swiss news agenda, and helping select stories of interest for our other language services that require more in depth reporting. The job requires both day and evening shifts and occasional weekends
A native English speaker, you are an experienced journalist with sound news judgement, excellent writing skills, and a broad knowledge of Switzerland’s politics, economy and history. You also have a good command of German and/or French. If you have the required experience and skills, and are interested in being part of a motivated and creative team, we’d like to hear from you.
In our Bern office, you will be part of a multicultural team. We offer an attractive salary, commensurate with experience.
Please send your application, including samples of your work and references,
by September 26, 2017.
For further information about the position please contact the Head of the English Department, Dale Bechtel, Tel. 031 350 95 83 or Nicole Bärtschi, Specialist Human Resources, Tel. 031 350 95 42.