Duration: 4 months
Hours: Variable from 5 to 20 hours/week
Location: Remote
Compensation: $15/hour
Future outlook: The possibility of a 4-month internship extension

The Editing Intern’s primary responsibility is to provide assistance and support to the center’s Editor, in addition to supporting the staff in planning and implementing research-related activities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Help in proofreading, fact-checking, and editing written work.
  • Search for source materials for analysis papers.
  • Collect and summarize relevant literature and sources, and prepare literature reviews.
  • Contribute to the writing and preparation of papers (analyses, reports, updates, etc.).
  • Research, monitor, and document developments in Middle East issues.
  • Attend and report on external events related to the Middle East.
  • Maintain and update the calendar of external events pertaining to Middle East issues.
  • Track media coverage of Middle East issues, and contribute to creating news briefs.
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of events.
  • Perform other administrative and logistical tasks as directed.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must meet all general requirements.
  • Excellent research, writing, editing, reasoning, and analytical skills; attention to detail; ability to work independently.

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