Working in the field of human rights is a challenging but rewarding career choice. With ARTICLE 19 you will find an international community of activists, legal specialists, and subject experts working together to protect the basic freedoms of many communities throughout the world.
You can find out more about where we work and what we do, by following the links above. In addition to a sector-competitive salary, we promote a flexible culture befitting a digitally enabled, multi-cultural workforce located in over ten cities around the world. We work hard, placing emphasis on delivery and accountability, while balancing all of this with a range of policies geared to health and well-being, including generous leave allowances and remote-working arrangements.
The job holder will be expected to contribute to consolidate the financial sustainability of the organisation by developing and writing grant proposals to governments, multi-lateral organisations and foundations, identifying opportunities for the organisation to diversify its funding streams and increase its income capacity. A strong grounding in the requirements of European Commission and other government proposal writing is essential.
Reporting to the Head of Fundraising and Development, the job holder will assemble and submit grant requests, maintain a centralised and commonly used knowledge management/sharing system on key fundraising information, conduct prospect research, and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines. The job holder will undertake a supporting role to proposals developed by regional offices and programs- participating in coordination meetings, providing advice for drafting the narrative and budget, developing specific sections as required and ensuring overall quality of the proposal and compliance with the donor’s evaluation criteria- while leading on cross-programmatic, global proposals and those for core funding.
The role will be based in the International office in London, and managed remotely by the Head of Fundraising and Development based in Spain.
Application deadline: 24th November 2019
ARTICLE 19 Inc is looking for a Finance Officer to support the growing operations of the US office of ARTICLE 19, and international freedom of expression and information organisation. This position will provide grant accounting for funds received in the US and basic bookkeeping and accounting to ensure donor, state and federal compliance, including managing payroll and benefits payments (through a payroll bureau).
This position will be line-managed by the Deputy Executive Director (DED), who leads the US office operations, although the post holder will take direction from Director of Finance & Operations in the UK on accounting matters. It require collaboration with the projects, finance and human resources staff in the International Office in London, and implementing programme staff in other regions of the world.
ARTICLE 19 provides flexible working conditions. There are offices in Washington DC and New York which would be ideal for the post-holder to be based, however remote and flexible working can be considered.
Application deadline: 8th December 2019