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The Minsk Herald started in 2010 as a project of some English-speaking individuals who would like to establish a decent web resourse about Minsk and Belarus in English.  Now it became the ultimate source of information for guests of Belarus, expat community and anyone who would like to know more about this virtually unknown country in the centre of Europe. The Minsk Herald has ambisious plans and now is looking for people who would like to grow with us.

So now we offer 

Job for salesmen, writers, editors and proofreaders fluent in English 

Editorial staff

The Minsk Herald is constantly looking for editors and writers with excellent command of English to join our team. We are mainly interested in English native speakers, especailly, the ones who are staying at the moment in Minsk or other Belarusian places. However, The Minsk Herald welcomes applications from anyone who is able to express his or her emotions in well-written English texts.

Now we have the following open positions:

Proofreader -  World -  Salary Negotiable
The Minsk Herald is looking for a English native standard speaker to join our multi-cultural team. It is likely you will have studied as a translator or journalist and enjoy sub editing, translating, proofing and quality assurance work. You should be able to demonstrate a keen interest in Minsk and Belarus, and be happy to work as part of a team.

Your role will be primarily focused editing & summarising text. Quality assurance is essential as you will be responsible for the final proofing.

Journalist/Reporter - Minsk, Belarus - Salary Negotiable
As Reporter/Journalist you will be covering the events in Minsk and Belarus. This position involves providing coverage of general news and analysis in your specialist subject matter along with related markets. The position also involves shared editing, proofreading and other editorial duties. Some travel is involved.

You will be an experienced Journalist/Reporter with knowledge of working across an international market sector. Excellent English skills are required and other languages would be beneficial. Finance/business journalism is desirable, as is newswire experience. Demonstrated numeracy skills would be highly advantageous.

The position involves talking with senior-level executives and others on market-sensitive information, so it is essential that you are professional, personable and diplomatic.

Photographer - Minsk, Belarus - Unpaid internship
  • Are you a newbie photographer? 
  • Do you need to build up experience shooting fashion models? 
  • Do you have your own studio (or access to one)? 
We would like to hear from you!

The Minsk Herald is working with a growing number of professional fashion models, and we require a photographer who would like to practice taking some basic and more advanced shots and then publish your work in our forum Gallery. We have certain shots we'd like, but of course you are able to practice any techniques or shots you'd like.

Our ideal photographer would be someone who is new to photography and is maybe a hobbyist, but who would relish the chance to work with fashion models to improve his/her skills. In the past we have taken on intern photographers with some great results.

This would suit a photographer who works out of his own studio, and perhaps would like to gain some experience shooting fashion models. If interested, then please reply to this ad with your location, and contact details.

Graphic Designer - Minsk, Belarus - Salary Negotiable
We are looking to recruit Graphic Designers with social media knowledge to start immediately at our vibrant, growing company. You will help to create and extend our presence in the social media markets.

Key skills:
- Practical knowledge with Photoshop and Illustrator
- Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills
- Social media and marketing knowledge

We are looking for someone with fresh new ideas, a proactive and dynamic approach, you must possess a team player mentality, have excellent problem solving skills and a strong focus on the latest technologies and advancements.

Any experience with web design would be a bonus but not necessary.

Sales and Marketing staff

Also currently we have an open position for a Marketing and Sales Manager.

Marketing/Sales Manager - Minsk, Belarus - Salary $2400 - 3600 per annum
This position is absolutely integral to the business, as not only will you be required to build the marketing function from the ground up, you will help shape the future direction of the business.

As Marketing/Sales Manager your duties will include;
  • Generate sales opportunities by identifying appropriate business targets, securing high-level appointments, executing a strategic sales process, and managing the prospect to close
  • Manage and execute  all opportunities from lead through to cash
  • Working with external influencers such as PR, journalists and analysts
  • Managing the company's presence on social media such as Linkedin, Twitter and Facebook
  • Building and executing led generation activities such as email and webinars
  • Working as required with partner marketing teams
  • Representing the company as relevant trade shows 
This is a fantastic opportunity, but isn't one that will suit everybody. You must be a self starter and have the ability to work independently. You'll really need to take charge of this role and drive results. The message needs to be clear and consistent and needs to be presented professionally across all channels to drive activity and leads.

You will need to have:
  • Marketing experience within the media industry, ideally platform focused
  • Web CMS skills: Blogspot, WordPress etc
  • Hands on social media experience
  • Proven lead generation skills
  • Website strategy knowledge and use of SEO and PPC
  • Previous experience with using a CRM system such as Sugar CRM is desirable
This opportunity won't be around for long, so if it sounds like what you've been waiting for and think you have what it takes to take on this challenge, then don't hesitate to apply straight away and write to job at

If you believe that you can  be useful for The Minsk Herald as a translator, editor, journalist or writer, please, do not hesitate to drop us an email at job at . We are sure that we could create something interesting for both sides.

Looking forward to hear from you soon