Communication support – Language editor, Helsinki

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is the driving force among regulatory authorities in implementing the EU's groundbreaking chemicals legislation for the benefit of human health and the environment as well as for innovation and competitiveness. ECHA helps companies to comply with the legislation, advances the safe use of chemicals, provides information on chemicals and addresses chemicals of concern.

Location: 
Uusimaa, Helsinki
Business area: 
Toimisto- ja asiakaspalvelu - Office Administration and Customer Service
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Our client European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is looking for a Communication support - Language editor fixed term employment relationship. The position is starting as soon as possible and will continue until 13/12/2019. The work environment is very international and youthful and the office is located in Helsinki city center.

General description:

The language editor supports the tasks of the news and media team by proofreading, re-writing and editing content. The editor will also support other Communications activities where needed.

Requirements:

- Fluent knowledge of English language, vocabulary and grammar to a native level;
- A detail-orientated approach to work;
- Experience in writing and editing articles in English and a knowledge of communication best practice;
- Ability to work under very tight schedules;
- Good organisational skills and common sense;
- Team working and flexibility;
- Post-secondary or university degree.

Duties:

-   Check and proofread a variety of documents, news texts and web content for accuracy and readability of English language and content;
-   Ensure texts are logically structured and written
-   Collaborate with colleagues across the Agency at the drafting stage of documents;
-   Re-write and edit content;
-   Assist in media monitoring;
-   Possibility to conduct interviews and write articles for the Newsletter;
-   Perform other duties related to Communication tasks.

Before appointment, successful applicants will be asked to produce an official document indicating that they do not have a criminal record.

We offer you an interesting, multicultural working environment and a chance to develop you skills.

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