Wanted: enthusiastic junior web editor for Security in Open Societies (8-12 hours per week)

Are you a strong communicator, detail-oriented, and independent? Do you have an affinity for social sciences and humanities? Then we are looking for you as a temporary student assistant from March to June 2024!


  • Writing texts based on existing ones
  • Posting new content
  • Updating existing content
  • Editing texts
  • Translating texts from Dutch to English or vice versa (using a translation tool)

You can flexibly schedule your hours (8-12 hours per week, 0.2-0.3 FTE) and you work closely with the team of Security in Open Societies. Read more about this institution on their webpage.


You are:

  • Editorially strong in Dutch and English
  • Detail-oriented and independent
  • Good at distinguishing main and side issues
  • Flexible enough to change your schedule if necessary
  • Skilled at converting complex scientific texts into information for a broader audience
  • Knowledge of social sciences and humanities topics is a plus
  • Creative
  • A proactive colleague


Naturally, you enjoy maintaining websites. Learning new systems is not a problem for you, and preferably, you already have knowledge and experience with Drupal. Basic knowledge of HTML is a plus.

The position is for a three-month period and preferably starts on March 1, 2024.

Interested? Send your CV and motivation via email to Sophie Prijs (SOS@uu.nl), Project Leader Security in Open Societies, no later than February 20th.