INTERNEWS SOUTH SUDAN – CHIEF OF PARTY

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is currently implementing i-STREAM (Strengthening a Free and Independent Media in South Sudan), a five-year USAID-funded media project based in Juba, South Sudan, and is recruiting for a new Chief of Party for a dynamic media development and humanitarian media project. The CoP will be a strong, inspirational leader, providing oversight in ensuring that grants received by Internews to help independent media are properly executed and reported.

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMES – MEDIA DEMOCRACY FUND

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Media Democracy Fund (MDF), a project within New Venture Fund (NVF) and catalyst for an open, secure, and equitable internet seeks a bold, creative leader to join the team as the Director of Programs. This is an opportunity for an innovative leader to develop and shape strategy on some of the most pressing issues of our time: digital equity, tech accountability, and addressing disinformation targeting communities of colour.

OCCRP: DAILY NEWS INTERNS

Deadline: Ongoing
Internship Corruption and the rigging of the global economy by the powerful is the story of our time. The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) is looking for young reporters with sharp news writing skills and an interest in investigative journalism to join OCCRP as interns. Internships range from 3 to 6 months at OCCRP’s office in Sarajevo. Fluency in a second language spoken in the region is preferred. Join OCCRP if you want to learn more about how the world of dirty money works, and to gain familiarity with the skills needed to report on it.

DATA RESEARCHER FOR REUTERS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Reuters is looking for a journalist or researcher who has experience with data collection and verification to begin work immediately. The hire will collect publicly-available information about current government office holders, such as their names, titles and links to their social media accounts. The work comprises collecting an initial set of data and then updating it with changes over the course of the employment contract. There may also be an opportunity to work on other similar projects.

SHORT- AND MEDIUM-TERM TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS: TV AND RADIO AND DIGITAL TRAINING EXPERTS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy IREX is seeking broadcast TV, radio, and online technical experts and trainers to design and deliver on-site (on-the-job) trainings for Syrian media outlet partners supported through IREX’s Supporting Independent Media in Syria II (SIMS-II) program. IREX has several program partners (both radio and TV) that provide Arabic-language broadcasts, including information and news programs, to Syrian audiences.

DIRECTOR, TECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN RIGHTS AT HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH

Deadline: 3 May 2021
Job Vacancy Human Rights Watch is seeking an experienced and forward-thinking leader to direct and grow newly created Technology and Human Rights division. This involves overseeing, supporting, and collaborating with experienced staff on two complimentary bodies of work: investigating and advocating against the role of technology in human rights abuses globally and using technology to research and expose human rights abuses.

IREX: CALL FOR MEDIA TRAINERS AND CONSULTANTS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy The International Research & Exchanges Board is looking for Media Trainers and Consultants to work under the Media Empowerment for a Democratic Sri Lanka program, the goal of the program is to improve citizens’ access to reliable news and information, and to support Sri Lanka’s efforts to strengthen media freedom. IREX envisions establishing a pool of trainers and consultants whose expertise will be drawn upon during the life cycle of the program.

GIJN DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT

Deadline: 14 April 2021
Job Vacancy The Global Investigative Journalism Network, a fast-growing nonprofit, seeks to hire a full-time Development Assistant to jointly support the work of GIJN’s Executive Director and Development Director. Your job will be to assist the Development Director in fundraising and the Executive Director in administrative tasks. This is an ideal entry-level position for a staffer to learn essential development functions for foundation fundraising and the landscape of independent, watchdog media.

PROGRAM DIRECTOR FOR ICFJ

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy ICFJ is seeking a Program Director to work in the design and implementation of ICFJ programs worldwide. The program director assists other staff members with programs or projects as needed; and acts as a full and active member of the program team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all its projects. The director works closely with senior management in identifying key objectives for ICFJ programs and managing individual programs.

CERTIFIED JOURNALIST SAFETY TRAINING COURSE

Deadline: 11 April 2021
Training Course WAN-IFRA and the ACOS Alliance have developed a training course to respond to the basic safety needs of journalists anywhere in the world. Delivered by expert trainers from Key Objectives, each course offers bursaries to twenty participants who gain a better understanding of the skills needed to keep safe on the job. Each course is divided into three modules: Planning and Preparation, Working in Challenging Environments, and First Aid and Emotional Well-being.

GFMD IS SEEKING ADVOCACY INTERN

Deadline: 14 April 2021
Internship Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD) is seeking an Advocacy Intern, who will receive work experience and advice in dealing with the policy and advocacy aspects of GFMD’s work, and assists with duties that include being a primary liaison between GFMD and its EU Media Advocacy Working group, attending/reporting on calls, assisting in conducting our advocacy in Brussels and beyond, assisting with GFMD’s Internet governance and policy activities.

IJNET SEEKS EDITOR/MANAGING EDITOR

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy IJNet is looking for Managing Editor/Editor who can generate fresh content and engagement ideas around pressing conversations and trends in the industry. The position requires a candidate with a global outlook, who can assign innovative stories and multimedia content for the English-language site, and engage IJNet followers across social media platforms. Applicants must be skilled in writing, editing and social media engagement, with the ability to multitask, anticipate issues and meet deadlines.

INTERNEWS: BUSINESS ASSOCIATE, PROGRAM SUPPORT

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Do you want to help journalism survive in the globalised, digitalised world? Do you love being the one who can answer questions like, “Great, but how do we pay for it?” and “Does anyone know how this works?”. Internews is looking for a Business Associate, whose responsibilities are to fill in gaps, figure out tough questions, and clear out logjams that keep programs from running under the supervision of the Manager of Program Support Services.

SOCIAL IMPACT – LOCAL RESEARCH EXPERTS FOR DOS EURASIA MEDIA LITERACY PROJECTS EVALUATION

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Social Impact is seeking to recruit Local Research Experts to provide technical, logistical, and administrative support to the evaluation team to ensure successful data collection throughout the life of the project. The Research Expert is responsible for conducting qualitative and quantitative data collection; scheduling Key Informant Interviews; providing input on local context; and sourcing evaluation resources and supplies. 

PAPUA NEW GUINEA: PROJECT COORDINATOR FOR INTERNEWS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is seeking to recruit a Project Coordinator who, under the supervision of the Program Manager, will oversee the implementation of all Papua New Guinea-based program activities under the US Department of State-funded media sustainability, facilitated by the East West Center, and support a formal assessment of the business environment for news media organisations in the South Pacific, with a focus on Papua New Guinea.

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA SUPPORT: PROGRAMME OFFICER – PAKISTAN

Deadline: 18 April 2021
Consultancy International Media Support (IMS) – a non-profit organisation working to support media in countries affected by armed conflict, human insecurity and political transition – is now looking for a Programme Officer to join the diverse and energetic Asia department, help take monitoring and evaluation work forward and harness and communicate the results of Pakistan media development programme. The Programme Officer will be based in Islamabad, Pakistan.

INTERNEWS: PROGRAM OFFICER – ASIA PROGRAMS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is seeking a Program Officer for Asia to provide strategic support, operational and representational assistance to ensure that activities are meeting their goals, recommending program adjustments when necessary to keep projects on track. Working under the supervision of the Regional Director, the Program Officer is responsible for management level support for a variety of projects within the Asia program unit and oversight on a variety of department tasks.

OCCRP – EXTERNAL EVALUATOR FOR GLOBAL ANTI-CORRUPTION CONSORTIUM

Deadline: 31 March 2021
Job Vacancy The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project is looking for an evaluation consultant to carry out comprehensive review of the groundbreaking Global Anti-Corruption Consortium partnership, aimed at accelerating the global fight against corruption by bringing together investigative journalism spearheaded by OCCRP and advocacy driven by Transparency International.

INTERNEWS: BUSINESS MANAGER- GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is looking for a Business Manager, whose primary responsibility is monitoring, supporting, and analysing the program portfolio’s financial performance and operations. Under the supervision of the Vice President of Global Technology Programs, Business Manager will lead the Business Operations Team, which will be responsible for providing financial and operational support to the Global Technology programmatic team.

CPJ – GLOBAL TECH RESEARCHER

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy The Committee to Protect Journalists seeks a Global Tech Researcher to report on issues at the intersection of technology and press freedom. In the last 2 years, CPJ has followed this approach to document issues such as surveillance technology in India; internet governance in Iran; and concerns around cybercrime laws in the US. The Global Tech Researcher will continue this work, documenting press freedom incidents and pursuing advocacy on behalf of journalists.