Science Writer, American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science
Full Time, must be based in our NYC office.
American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science (ACWIS) seeks a science writer to write and edit content for a variety of publications and marketing materials, including fund-raising proposals, Web site content, magazine, newsletters. Communications are geared towards a general audience, and help support philanthropy for the Institute.
Candidates should have proven expertise in science writing (minimum three years experience) and a related degree; exceptional writing, editing, proofreading skills; ability to understand the varied fields of science research conducted at the Institute; experience with conveying very complex scientific concepts in understandable prose for non-scientists; excellent research, reporting, and verbal communications skills. Science journalism or public relations experience desirable, as is awareness of current developments in academic science research.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits package. This is a fulltime position based in our NYC office.
Send cover letter, resume, and salary range to:
American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science
HR Department/ Science Writer
633 Third Ave
NY, NY 10017