Location: New York City.
Application Deadline: February 10, 2017 (Applications will also be reviewed on a rolling basis).
Position Overview: This individual will work closely with HRF’s Development Specialist and Communications Specialist on media relations, fundraising, and marketing projects.
Tasks include helping to organize HRF events; assisting with donor outreach; researching prospective supporters; assisting with preparations for the Oslo Freedom Forum; updating internal databases; researching, drafting, and editing communications; and working on our social media platforms.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate should be a self-motivated college student or recent graduate passionate about defending human rights globally and possessing excellent writing, research, and communication skills. This position is for someone who would like to learn multiple aspects of working for a human rights nonprofit. Sound judgment, focus, organization, an ability to work under pressure, and a sense of humor are imperative. Fluency in a foreign language and graphic design skills are beneficial but not required.
Compensation: $1,000/month for full-time availability.
How to apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Applicants will only be contacted if they are selected for an interview.