Junior Digital Researcher - Fluent Serbo-Croatian

ZINC Network
  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Jan 07

Position description

As a Junior Digital Researcher at ZINC Network, you are responsible for identifying, tracking, and analyzing media online. Your time will be split between data collection (50%), analysis/writing (40%), and internal communication (10%).

This is an entry-level position and suitable for recent graduates or those just starting careers in social media or digital research.

 You are expected to:

  • Perform research to identify audiences, amplifiers, and disinformation ecosystems
  • Monitor publicly available data within a specific region, across social platforms and the web
  • Track the evolution of disinformation narratives over time
  • Translate insights into clear and concise reports This will involve (but is not limited to):
  •  Using tools such as TalkWalker or BrandWatch to conduct social media listening
  • Identifying suspicious accounts spreading disinformation on Facebook and Twitter
  • Creating audience maps
  • Analysing share of conversation on Twitter
  • Supporting the creation and implementation of new research methodologies
  • Performing sentiment analysis of online comments
  • Tracking stories produced by local and regional media
  • Identifying and understanding the impact of disinformation campaigns using digital metrics and analytics tools
  • Writing reports

Qualifications

  • Fluent Serbo-Croatian language skills
  • Analytics (Facebook Insights, CrowdTangle, NewsWhip, Tubular Labs)
  • Social media listening (Brandwatch, Talkwalker)
  • Influencer identification (Tubular Labs)
  • Data analysis
  • Excellent writing
  • A thorough, analytical approach to research

It would be great if you also had:

  • Experience in international relations, journalism, fact-checking, or disinformation
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • A self-starter attitude
  • Qualitative or quantitative research experience
  • Confidence working under pressure

Application instructions

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