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Staff Writer

Position Objectives:

To write and/or rewrite articles, letters, news releases, and other documents about animal rights for both in-house and external publications; to edit staff members' work, as requested; and to complete project requests and assist with mail responses.

Term of Employment:


Reports to:

Campaigns Manager


Manila, Philippines (Campaigns Headquarters)

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Create content that is uniquely designed for specific projects and campaigns
  • Edit staff members' work and writing, as required
  • Write articles and copy for in-house publications
  • Write letters to the editor, op-ed pieces, and columns about animal rights issues, and pitch them, as needed
  • Provide input in order to help create unique projects, campaigns, and slogans
  • Answer activist and member correspondence
  • Prepare news releases, when required
  • Perform other duties assigned by the supervisor


  • Previous exceptional writing experience (e.g., for newspapers, magazines, or other publications)
  • Ability to work on own initiative and under pressure
  • Ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional manner
  • Ability to take initiative and follow through
  • Ability to make sound judgments and work independently
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Diplomacy, friendliness, and patience
  • Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues and campaigns
  • Ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues

To apply for a position with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Asia, please complete this form. Because of the high number of submissions that PETA Asia receives, applications are not accepted by any other means. Depending on your experience and your country of residence, some positions may require you to work as an independent contractor. Independent contractors are not employees and are not entitled to benefits.

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