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Reference: 92050

Date Added: 18 March 2024
Closing Date: 8 April 2024

Job Title: Senior Advocacy Advisor

Working For: Big Brother Watch

Location: London

Salary: £3,000 per month

Length of Contract: 5 months

Job Details

We are seeking an exceptional person with a legal, policy or digital rights campaigning background to work with us furthering privacy and free speech in the UK (principally, challenging facial recognition surveillance and scrutinising counter-disinformation powers) at one of the UK’s leading rights NGOs.

The right Advisor will help us to lobby UK Parliament to further privacy, free expression and data protection rights; advise on important litigation on human rights and technology; and help guide public advocacy campaigns for real change.

The contract will also cover the party conference season, where the Advisor will help position Big Brother Watch as an influential force on our key issues in a strictly cross-party manner.

The contract may require some spoksperson duties. The Advisor will help to cover an organisational capacity gap during staff sabbatical leave.

Applicants must be available for the contract period as follows:

Contract start date: Monday 13th May 2024
Contract end date: Friday 11th October 2024

Full information is available in the information pack: https://bigbrotherwatch.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2024/03/Senior-Advocacy-Advisor-Information-Pack-March-2024-1.pdf

Closing Date: 8 April 2024

Interview/Start Dates

Please apply ASAP - we are reviewing applications on a rolling basis

Application Details

Please send:

• Your CV
• A covering letter (1 page maximum)
• Confirmation of your availability to work 13 May – 11 October

To recruitment@bigbrotherwatch.org.uk

If you would like more information or do discuss the opportunity, please contact silkie.carlo@bigbrotherwatch.org.uk

Due to a high number of applications, unfortunately we cannot inform all candidates whose applications are unsuccessful.

Website: https://bigbrotherwatch.org.uk

Additional Notes