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Reference: 82108

Date Added: 13 January 2022
Closing Date: 2 February 2022

Job Title: Yemen Campaign and Research Assistant

Working For: Crisis Action

Location: London

Salary: London Living Wage (£11.05ph)

Length of Contract: 6 months

Job Details

The Yemen Campaign Team Assistant will support the development, delivery and evaluation of Crisis Action's international campaign work on Yemen, working closely with the UK Advocacy & Campaigns Manager (who is currently the Yemen global campaign lead) as well as with the global Yemen campaign team across Crisis Action’s offices. As part of the Crisis Action UK team, s/he also will take on tasks outside of this campaign.

You can find a detailed description of the role here: https://crisisaction.org/opportunities/

We’re looking for someone who:

Has excellent organisational administrative and computer/technology skills and Microsoft Office proficiency and enjoys improving systems and processes.

Has top-notch communication skills, and excellent oral and written English. Arabic language skills are highly preferrable and would be a real asset to this role.

Is a good analyst and creative thinker

Is a self-starter, takes the initiative, able to multi-task and flourish in a high-paced environment

Has excellent research skills and ability to distil and summarize complex topics into easy-to understand formats for a variety of audiences

Demonstrated interest in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region appreciated

Has demonstrated interest in conflict issues and/or campaigning and advocacy

Has direct experience working with civil society organisations and/or government institutions

An interest in digital campaigning and graphic design for social media is desirable.

Closing Date: 2 February 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Closing time: 23:59 GMT

Application Details

Please complete our online application form here: https://crisisaction.org/opportunities/

You will be invited to upload your CV and cover letter and contact details for two references. 

References will not be contacted without permission. Please indicate when you would be available to start. We regret that due to the volume of applications we cannot respond individually to each applicant.

If you have any questions, please email our Yemen Campaign Lead eleanor.kennedy@crisisaction.org

Website: https://crisisaction.org/

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