Scientific editor/writer intern

Sarah LeachSarah Leach
  27 July 2022

***Applications Closed***

Do you like writing about exciting new developments in space? Are you happy to dot the i’s and cross the t’s and produce easy-to-understand content for a wide audience? Do you have a flair for the English language and have you just finished your degree in science and/or science communication? Then we are looking for you!

Come and join our team in Leiden and help us find creative ways of communicating science to a broad audience. We are offering a paid internship for 6 months at our Leiden headquarters, where you will gain on-the-job experience as you work with a leading team of writers and multimedia producers to create and share content from our clients’ exciting science missions. At EJR-Quartz, you will have the possibility to hone your writing and editing skills and learn a thing or two about social media and video editing as well.

Interested? Apply now!

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Mother-tongue standard of English
  • A proactive and positive approach
  • A solution-oriented mindset
  • The ability to operate in a friendly, client-focused manner
  • An interest in the space programme and science as a whole

Does this sound like you? Tell us why you think you are the right fit for this exciting role. Send your CV and cover letter to: or reach out via social media to @ejrquartz You’ll find us on Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn.

Contractual matters

You’ll be based on site at the EJR-Quartz Leiden office, in the Netherlands, and therefore you must have the right to work in the Netherlands. This will be a 6-month contract, with possibility of renewal.

Start date: 15 August 2022

Salary: 1800 EUR gross per month

Our company

EJR-Quartz is an international company specialised in science communication, particularly related to space. Our multinational team of digital content specialists is spread across five European countries, serving a number of clients, mainly in the aerospace sector.
Like every good company, EJR-Quartz is all about people. We are very proud of our employees and the fact that we have such a diverse team of highly dedicated staff. As an equal opportunity employer our team brings together a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills and we firmly believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.
Learn more about our company and meet the team at: