Applications for Deputy Editor-in-Chief 2022-2023 OPEN

Are you passionate about Europe? Are you looking to develop organisational and leadership skills?  Then you are in luck because the EST is currently looking for a new Deputy Editor-in-Chief?

As Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the EST you will be responsible for organising writers and editors in the Editorial Office, as well as engaging with other EST departments, including the International Office, the Working Groups, the Podcast Team and the Communications Team. You will be proofreading articles, coordinating the communication between authors and editors, and ensuring that all publications adhere to EST standards. You will also support the Editors-in-Chief in publishing the peer-reviewed European Policy Review journal, running the ESTs annual European Policy Prize and collaborating with the ESTs Academic Advisory Board. This role will demand 6-8 hours from you per week.


  • Excellent command of editing and writing skills in the English language
  • Be knowledgeable about a wide range of European affairs
  • Strong leadership
  • Effective communication skills 
  • Organisational skills

Application process

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of motivation which should include:
    • Your motivation
    • Why you are a strong candidate to fill this position
  • Original writing sample

The Call for Applications will be open between the 1st and the 30th of June (23:59 CEST). If your application passes the first round, you will be asked to be interviewed during the month of July. Please include the requested documents in the following application form.

If you have any queries about the role, then contact 

Note: All positions are voluntary and unpaid, and are open to ALL students and young professionals with a good command of English.