Location: London/Initially remote
Hours per week: 35 hours per week
Salary details: £31,238 (Including London Weighting)
Closing date: Friday 11 September 2020 at 12:00
Interview date: Monday 7 October 2020
Amnesty International UK wants to inspire and mobilise more people with its message of freedom, justice and equality. To do this, we are searching for an Education and Artist Liaison Assistant who can support our Human Rights Education and Artist Liaison teams.
About the role
You will be responsible for dealing effectively with core tasks including data management, communications and finance processes as well as conducting research and due diligence. Acting as a key point of contact for a host of audiences you’ll establish contacts and create a strong flow of information that will make a real difference in the fight for human rights.
Whether you’re in the early stages of your career or a more seasoned administrator, you’ll have experience of developing and maintaining administrative systems and databases, as well as supporting colleagues to use them. Attention to detail, enthusiasm, and being able to work on your initiative are all essential qualities. As is the ability to successfully motivate and manage volunteers and communicate effectively at all levels.
Your strong skills of collaboration, communication and administration will allow you to work effectively across two exciting teams.
Do you want to use your skills, knowledge and experience to change the world? If your answer is yes, then we would encourage you to apply.
Our aim is simple: an end to human rights abuses. Independent, international and influential, we campaign for justice, fairness, freedom and truth wherever they are denied. Already our network of over seven million people is making a difference in almost every country in the world. Whether we are applying pressure through powerful research or direct lobbying, mass demonstrations or online campaigning, we are all inspired by hope for a better world. One where human rights are enjoyed by all.
We are dedicated to being an inclusive employer and offer the following benefits:
- 35 days annual leave (including bank holidays) moving to 37 after 5 years service
- Generous pension where 2-5% employee contribution is matched at 6-9% by AIUK
- Life Assurance of 4 times annual salary
- Opportunities to volunteer at major events
- Flexible working supported wherever possible
- Interest free Travel / Bike / Computer loans
- Range of wellbeing and social activities
Amnesty International UK as an organisation values equality, diversity, and inclusion, we want to be an organisation that tackles any structural discrimination or prejudice. We are actively trying to increase diversity in our organisation, particularly at senior levels, and encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Apply for this role
For further details about the role please see the job description and person specification on the AIUK website. To apply, please complete an application form in word or pdf format before midday on 11th September 2020. Please ensure all information to be considered is included in the application form, as CV’s and cover letters will not be seen by the hiring panel.
Interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams on 7th October 2020.
Please note that to be considered for this role, candidates must be able to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK.