Dutch Digital Verification Journalist

Starting date: ASAP

Deadline for applications: July 15, 2022

Location: The Hague. Europe region



AFP is offering an enterprising journalist the opportunity to join our dynamic and fast-growing digital investigation team by tackling online disinformation in The Netherlands.

The position requires the ability to track and navigate misinformation across a range of social media platforms and to master and adapt to ever-evolving digital verification techniques and tools. 

Candidates must be first-language Dutch speakers and have good English. They should understand the value of combating potentially harmful falsehoods spread online. 

The role requires self-motivation and rigour to meet the highest standards in digital investigation. Journalism studies or basic reporting experience would be a plus.

AFP is a world leader in digital verification, publishing in two dozen languages. Our online verification journalists are embedded in the Agency's network of writers, photographers and video reporters spread across 151 countries. 



Send your CV and cover letter to The Hague bureau chief at Danny.Kemp@afp.com and the Europe coordinator Bronwen.Roberts@afp.com.