Current opportunities

Community Manager (French) – RLN/CMF09
Community Manager (Spanish) – RLN/CMS09

Radio Lingua Ltd is looking for enthusiastic linguists who are willing to spend hours on Facebook and Twitter… and be paid for it! We are looking for native or near-native speakers of English with excellent language skills in French and/or Spanish to work up to 10 hours per week on community management. Your role would include:

  • encouraging discussion on Facebook communities, including but not limited to the Coffee Break Spanish and Coffee Break French Facebook fan pages;
  • interacting with learners and providing a level of support with their learning using your own language skills;
  • using Twitter to promote the products and interact with learners.

The position would be particularly suitable for a final year language student or someone entering their final year in 2009. The successful candidate would ideally have spent a significant time abroad or would otherwise have acquired an excellent command of French and/or Spanish. In addition, the successful candidate will have a thorough knowledge of Facebook and will be familiar with Twitter.

Contract: June – September 2009
Weekly hours: 5-10, depending on availability and language capabilities
Hourly pay: approximately £8.00 per hour
Place of work: home-based – broadband internet connection and own computer required. This post requires applicants to be based in Scotland and able to travel to Glasgow for fortnightly team meetings.
Application period: Saturday 9 May – Friday 22 May 2009 (application form below)
Interviews: week of 25 May 2009 

If you have any questions, please contact us.

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Applications

The applications period for these posts has now closed.