ESA Newsletter Deputy Editor

The ESA Communications Committee is seeking to recruit 1 motivated and enthusiastic member as the Deputy Editor for the official ESA Newsletter.

The Position for a three-year mandate becomes vacant on 1Janauary 2020.


15 September 2019


The Deputy Editor will work closely with, and under the guidance of, the newsletter Editor-in-Chief to:

  • Source and prepare content for on-going newsletter articles
  • Plan for long-term projects (3 months - 1 year)
  • Handle daily editorial needs
  • Coordinate with colleagues in other regions on relevant news / events for the newsletter
  • Help authors develop story ideas
  • Make permanent contact with other European bodies and societies


Applications are encouraged from Active ESA members who meet the following criteria:

  • Clear spirit of collaboration with the ESA officers and the Editor-in-Chief
  • comfortable with formats other than 1000-word articles (such as shorter pieces, photos and charts) when they are better for efficiently and effectively getting a story across
  • Adept at market research to see what the anaesthesiology community is currently interested in and to identify hot topics of interest
  • Proven editing and writing skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate articles
  •  Ability to meet deadlines
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills


If you are interested and wish to apply, please send your CV and application letter (1 page, detailing the adherence to the requirements above) to no later than15 September 2019 with the following subject, "ESA Deputy Editor vacancy 2020". Applications will be reviewed by the Communication and Nomination committees.

 If you would like to discuss any aspect of this post, please contact:
Jennifer Rose
Communication Committee Chairperson