Can you say "he will be joining the company in the position of.."? If not, what is better?

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    Bertrand, I'm flagging this question as off-topic ("Unclear"), as you haven't identified what you think is wrong with the expression. Equally, a request for "what is better" is off-topic ("Proofreading"). Note also that our Help Centre says "Be sure to mention the research you've done and what you're still hoping to learn!" You might like to review our guidance on How to Ask, and take the EL&U Tour. :-) – Chappo Feb 12 at 23:06
  • Yes, you can. But I'm not leaving that as an answer, since it's too simplistic. Why do you think there's something wrong with the construction of the sentence as you have it? – Jason Bassford Feb 13 at 3:12
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    The preposition as can also be used there; He will be joining the company as CFO in June. It's a stylistic nitpick, but I don't think in the position of goes all that well with "join". You don't come aboard in a position. You're in the position once you've come aboard. – Tᴚoɯɐuo Feb 13 at 10:02

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