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.

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Tunis, Tunisia     28,795 TND (net}

The post of MENA Communications Officer has the overall responsibility to lead and coordinate the Communication and Public Relations for ARTICLE 19 in the MENA region.  In addition, the post has a primary role in delivering ARTICLE 19’s international communications strategy and advocacy work in the region.

Under the supervision of the Regional Director of ARTICLE 19 MENA, the MENA Communication Officer will lead on developing strategic communications for the MENA region and be responsible for the development and implementation of a new communication strategy for MENA.  He/she will support the shaping and delivery of key messages particularly around the ​​ongoing programs and activities including delivery of a wide range of outputs from daily output for media, long form publications and events.  The role is also responsible for proposing recommendations on how to develop and strengthen ARTICLE 19 relations with the media, official authorities, partners and donors.

The overall purpose of the role is to maximize the impact of our strategic human rights work through communications, and the visibility of the ARTICLE 19 mandate in the MENA region.

Application deadline: 1st September 2019

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London    

ARTICLE 19 is looking for a highly motivated intern to join its Law and Policy Programme in London who is able to work at least three days a week, including Mondays for a minimum of three months (Jan – March 2020).

Applicants should be law graduates able to demonstrate a strong interest in freedom of expression and freedom of information. The ideal candidate will also be able to demonstrate knowledge or experience of the human rights sector with excellent writing, analytic and IT skills.

Application deadline: 3rd November 2019

Nairobi, Kenya    

Based in Kenya, the Regional Director will develop and lead the organization in the Eastern Africa region. He or she will lead the team of approximately 10 staff working from the organization office in Nairobi and will report to the organisation Regional Board in Kenya and the Executive Director in the International Secretariat based in the UK. The regional office aims to develop and implement the organizations s strategies and projects in Eastern Africa, aiming at strengthening the organization’s impact on freedom of expression and information in the region.

The Regional Director will lead the local team in this capacity. They will be an ambassador for the organization in the region, representing the organisation in the media, with donors, governments, partners, opinion makers and leaders in general. He or she will be expected to ensure coordination of the priorities and activities of the regional strategy in alignment with the global ones.

We are seeking a strong and effective manager with deep experience of the Eastern Africa region. This leader will have a successful track record of identifying fundraising opportunities, as well as maintenance and development of solid and positive relationships with existing and potential foundations and funders.

Application deadline: 25th August 2019

For a detailed job description and person specification please click here