We’re Recruiting a Volunteer Managing Editor for English

About RefuTales

RefuTales is a fast growing, non-profit publication that gives refugees across Europe a voice. With in-depth profiles we change the media’s narrative of faceless refugee masses. We empower refugees by giving them a platform to air their views on their new lives in Europe. Interviewing refugees from across Europe and publishing in multiple languages, we inform a European audience about a shared European challenge.

Job description

Do you want to apply your story-telling experience to a social good? Publish content that is inspiring and lead a community of committed volunteers? Then join us as volunteer Managing Editor for English to oversee our English language publishing operations. You will supervise volunteer writers and editors and promote articles to readers and partner organisations. As an executive board member, you will partake in long-term strategic decisions.


  • Recruit and supervise volunteers
  • Ensure consistent quality, style and tone
  • Promote content to readers and partners
  • Strategic planning with board
  • Oversee schedules
  • Publish content online


  • Experience in writing and editing
  • Organisational and leadership skills
  • Ability in planning and coordination
  • Attention to detail
  • Reliability and efficiency
  • Proficiency in English

Successful applicants will commit to the position for at least 6 months. There is no need to reside physically in the UK as the work is remote.

How to Apply

The position is available with immediate effect and we encourage you to apply as soon as possible to Cornelius Roemer via info@refutales.eu. Starting time is flexible.

For further information, please contact us with your questions.

Register your interest

You can access a PDF version of the job posting here.