We’re Hiring …

By Malachi McIntosh on September 24, 2020 in

Wasafiri, the UK’s leading magazine of international contemporary writing, is seeking new trustees to expand our board.

In particular, we are looking for experienced professionals with expertise in the following areas:

  • Legal
  • Marketing & communications
  • Fundraising
  • Institutional administration and organisational development

Launched in 1984 to create a vibrant publication space for authors from Africa, the Caribbean, South Asia, and their diasporas, Wasafiri has spread its reach over the last 35 years to encompass the works of writers worldwide. We seek up to four new trustees to help support our vision and develop the organisation.

Click here to download the information pack including role descriptors and person specifications.

To apply please send:

  • An up-to-date CV
  • A covering letter stating why you are interested in the position and what you feel that you can bring to the role.

Please email the above to Elizabeth Robertson, Administration and Programmes Manager.

Closing date for applications: 5.00pm, Monday 19 October 2020.

For an informal discussion about the role, please email Elizabeth, linked above, who will arrange a time for you to speak to the Chair, Vicky Unwin, or Wasafiri’s founder Dr Susheila Nasta.


Image: Eric Magnuson, via Flickr