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The Foundation for Environment, Climate and Technology (FECT) is seeking applicants for a writer in either or both Non-Fiction and Science topics for communicating to the wider society, technical and academic audiences. The work for a Non-Fiction writer shall include themes related to social science, history, memoir and journalistic content. The work is to be presented as feature articles, book length manuscripts as stories in reputed web-sites. The Science writer shall work on publishing projects related to Climate, Environment, Water Resources, Infectious Diseases, Disaster Risk Management and Agriculture. The writer shall need to edit content from other staff members and help them improve writing skills as well. Since this position is part of a small team, it shall be tailored to suit the recruited persons strengths and the institutional needs for this position and other roles.

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These are full time assignments and can commence immediately. Appointments are under contract with extension based on performance.  Work will be in Akurana or Digana in Kandy. To apply, email (1) a resume/CV, 2) names and full contact details of two professional referees (3) writing samples and (4) a cover letter to receive immediate consideration.
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Applicants shall be reviewed first by the deadline at and later until the post is filled.