The Fourth Estate Project that is creating a global independent reporting network is looking for a journalist in Madrid to cover local news for a monthly magazine in English.
The successful candidate will be offered a three-month probation as a freelancer while training in our virtual newsroom, and at the end of the training programme will be expected to work from our newsroom opening in the Spanish capital in September.
Working hours are Monday to Friday - 8am to 4.30pm.

For the position of journalist, we need a fluent English and Spanish speaker with at least two years experience in print/online journalism at a professional level to work covering a broad spectrum of Spanish news stories, doing interviews, making phone calls and researching stories for publication. 

Please send a CV with a covering letter to: careers@fourthestatealliance.org 

Starting salary for the first three months is between EUR 800 and EUR 1,200 depending on experience, to be renegotiated at the end of the three month trial.