Website Editor (Iraq)

elbarlament - العراق - بغداد

From April 2023, elbarlament is looking for a Website Editor in Iraq (32 hours/week) based in Iraq


Initially until February 2025


Job Description:

Elbarlament is a peacebuilding and democracy support organization, with a special focus on empowering women and youth, promoting culture, and protecting the environment. We follow a unique approach that integrates conflict sensitivity, cultural awareness, and intersectionality. Elbarlament cooperates with parliaments, governments, civil society actors, and international institutions, implementing projects and delivering consulting services. Our international and multilingual team is based in Berlin, Cologne, and Erbil (Iraq).


The website editor will coordinate and produce the content on our online platform as well as social media channels on our new project in Iraq.

The tasks of the website editor include:

  • Searching for and compiling relevant material and information about topics and trends around civic education

  • Coordinating the production of various contents, like publications/articles, videos, and visual content as well as graphics for an explanation of the content.

  • Planning and releasing of the selected and received publications/articles for an online platform; after consideration of the following criteria:

    • conflict sensitivity 

    • Collected and received content shall be critically analyzed and evaluated before publishing

    • Examination of selected content from other organizations

  • Manage content across all platforms and track web analytics for SEO

  • Supporting the content manager and working closely together

  • Supporting the content manager in the creation of content across all platforms


What we offer you:

  • A competitive remuneration 

  • A diverse and dynamic team

  • Active participation in interesting and innovative projects

  • The opportunity to actively shape work processes at elbarlament

  • Flexible working hours and remote working options (after consultation with the management)



  • University degree (Bachelor's or comparable degree), preferably in journalism, social sciences, or humanities, or a previous experience in the field of civic education

  • Highly computer literate and have admin-management skills

  • Proven expertise in releasing digital publications/articles and other content

  • Proven experience in graphic design software, like Canvas or similar

  • Proven experience in text, graphic, and video editing

  • excellent and professional writing command of standard Arabic (Fusha)

  • Gender and conflict sensitivity

  • Excellent communication skills in English and Arabic 

  • Very good knowledge of the Iraqi political and social context

  • Availability to travel within Iraq

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