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Reference: 75940

Date Added: 15 September 2020
Closing Date: 28 September 2020

Job Title: Internship (paid)

Working For: Digital Action

Location: UK, remotely.

Salary: We pay interns the UK Living Wage, or the London Living Wage (in recognition that London is more expensive), depending on your location.

Job Details

Key responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the implementation of coalition-based campaigns and projects aiming to improve the impact of technology on democracy.
  • Assisting the planning and running of events, meetings, and video conferences relating to specific campaigns and projects.
  • Analysing and synthesising research and policy papers to ensure that the team is up to date on the latest developments in this field
  • Supporting the team in maintaining and strengthening relationships with a broad network of partners, including experts and academics, activists and advocates, researchers and technologists, policy makers and journalists, including updating our Salesforce contact management system
  • Pitching in with the running of a small, fast-moving organisation. As a new organisation, everyone is expected to pitch in with a range of tasks that will change over time, including administrative work

The successful candidate will have:

  • Proven interest in politics / democracy and technology
  • Experience or interest in campaigning / social change
  • Humility / experience working collaboratively with a diverse network
  • Openness to receiving and giving feedback
  • Creativity, attention to detail, organised, and able to multitask
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced and changing “start-up” environment.

Closing Date: 28 September 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews are planned for the week commencing Monday 5th October. They will be held via video-conference.
Please see full details under Application Process in our job advert here: https://digitalaction.co/news/2020/9/11/were-hiring-intern

Application Details

Please see full details under Application Process in our job advert here: https://digitalaction.co/news/2020/9/11/were-hiring-intern 

Website: https://digitalaction.co/

Additional Notes