Job announcement for full time reporters at The Irrawaddy (English Edition)
The Irrawaddy Publishing Group, based in Chiang Mai, Thailand, is seeking experienced journalists who can work for the English edition of The Irrawaddy. Applicants must be based in Burma or Chiang Mai and be able to work to strict daily deadlines. At least three years proven experience in writing hard news and longer feature stories in English is required.
Candidates must have an in-depth understanding of Burma and its relationship with neighboring countries, as well as being independent-minded and committed to press freedom. Assignments will be on a range of different issues, including politics, business, environmental issues, health, media, education and so on. The Irrawaddy offers a competitive salary package depending on relevant experience.
Applicants should send a CV with a brief covering letter, e-mail and phone number to The Irrawaddy office manager Win Thu ([email protected]). Two recent news or feature stories published in English are also required.