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.
ABOUT THE ROLE
The focus of the International Communications teams’ work is on helping to drive impact for our human rights through communications work. A small staff based in London advises and produces a wide range of communications outputs, defines engagement goals, and manages the (large) digital footprint of ARTICLE 19.
The Digital Assistant is focused on supporting the maintenance, development, reporting and monitoring of the ARTICLE 19 website.
The role sits within the International Communications and Campaigns Team and as such is expected to follow ARTICLE 19 policies and procedures as a contracted member of the team. You will report directly to the Senior Digital Projects Officer (SDPO) (who in turn reports to the Director of Communications and Campaigns). You will work closely with all team members but mostly with the Daily Output Editor and team members working in the Global Content Team and Marketing and Engagement Team.
The role is part time covering 4 days per week.
Deadline for applications: 14th August 2022.
Please indicate on your cover letter how you fulfil the essential person specification requirements stated in the jd to perform well in this role.
ABOUT THE ROLE
The MENA Programme Assistant (PA) supports ARTICLE 19’s work on freedom of expression and information in the Middles East and North African region (MENA) with a special focus on Iran in the thematic areas of Digital, Transparency, Protection and Civic Space. Working closely with the MENA Programme and Senior Programme Officers as leads, the PA will engage in day-to-day support of implementation of activities in ARTICLE 19’s MENA projects in the areas of Internet Freedom, Access to Information, Digital Security and Business and Human Rights. The PA will ensure communication is maintained with and between project partners and will provide administrative and logistical support to the team and partners for the implementation of activities. Under the guidance of the Finance Team, s/he will play a particularly important role in financial administration (including maintaining the Team’s filing system), supporting the development of financial reports in line with donor requirements.
This role is based in Toronto, Canada. And the post-holder must have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Farsi languages.
Deadline for applications: 21st August 2022.