Jobs at TMT

Jobs at TMT

From time to time, The Moscow Times recruits news writers, editors, and production staff. If you have significant journalistic experience, a keen interest in current affairs and native or near-native Russian / English please get in touch. We accept CVs with short covering letters at the following address:

Current open vacancies are shown below.


The Moscow Times is looking for a part-time copy editor to work on print editions every Wednesday at our headquarters in Moscow.

You will work with writers and senior editors to ensure stories are free of grammar mistakes, typographical and factual errors; consistent with Moscow Times style; and written in precise and compelling language.

Requirements for the role:

  • — Native English speaker with knowledge of U.S. English
  • — At least one year experience as a writer or editor
  • — Quick, methodical and organized with great attention to detail


  • — Knowledge of AP or The Moscow Times style
  • — Professional experience working in newsroom
  • Salary is dependent on experience. Please note this is a part-time role, working Wednesdays only.

To apply for the role, email your CV and cover letter (with the subject line "Copy Editor") to

Freelance Opportunities

We welcome story ideas from experienced freelance journalists who share our values and understand our editorial policies. Please send detailed pitches to:

Editorial Experience

The Moscow Times offers a limited number of short editorial experience opportunities throughout the year. These placements are unpaid, voluntary and range in duration from a few days to a maximum of two months. To be considered for a placement please send your CV to us, indicating previous experience, current availability and which area of our journalism most interests you.