Astropreneurs.space is seeking writers to join its team!

astropreneurs.space is an online web tool for prospective and current space entrepreneurs. Each week, an article is published by a different team member. The articles aim to investigate what is happening in the space entrepreneurship scene across the world, identifying inspiring new ideas and offering advice and resources to entrepreneurs as they start their journey.

The Astropreneurs are seeking volunteers for three to six months starting in February 2020. The position involves flexible hours and working from home. Candidates from any nationality and background are accepted.

Role Description

  • Gather, write, edit, and prepare content for our online website

  • Scan various websites, newspapers, magazines, online content, and other resources related to space entrepreneurship

  • Conduct remote interviews with entrepreneurs and stakeholders

  • Network with relevant actors to increase viewership

  • Work remotely with an international team of Astropreneurs

  • Selected candidates will be expected to write one article every 4 weeks for at least 6 months

Necessary Qualifications

  • Fully proficient with computer, voice, and data systems

  • Knowledge of the space sector

  • Excellent writing and editing ability, excellent grammar in the English language

  • Adept at setting priorities and managing deadlines

  • High degree of attention to detail

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Candidates should be able to work from home and should have access to a PC and internet connection

Benefits

  • Opportunity to acquire an interesting network in the space sector

  • Opportunity to work in an international and intercultural team made of professionals from different fields in the space sector

  • Opportunity to meet and interview various space leaders

  • Recognition for the work done; All articles are signed by its author

  • References will be provided upon successful completion of the volunteer period

Application Process

Please send your application by the 20th of January 2020 to astropreneurs@gmail.com including:

1) A copy of your CV

2) An original article (that hasn’t already been published) of between 1000-2000 characters including spaces, that you would publish on astropreneurs.space