Research, Campaigns and Communications Assistant

Research, Campaigns and Communications Assistant – Russian Speaking
Permanent (part time)
£33,656 pro-rata
About the role:
We are looking for a committed Research, Communication and Campaign Assistant to work as part of the International Secretariat in the Russia and Eurasia team. Responsible for managing efficient and effective administrative systems, you will monitor and gather information, be the first point of contact for handling enquiries and ensure that relevant developments in the region are brought to the attention of the right people. You will also be responsible for planning and monitoring budgets.
About you:
Fully signed up to our aims, you're an enthusiastic team member, highly organised and comfortable with deadlines and creating strong lines of communication and robust administration systems for a team. You will need proven administrative skills, specifically maintaining filing and retrieval systems and an ability to deal with large volumes of information including maintaining manual and computerized databases. You will also have a good understanding of the human rights situation in the EU. You'll be comfortably fluent in both written and verbal English and Russian.
About us:
Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who campaign for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. We reach almost every country in the world and have: 
  • more than 2 million members and supporters who drive forward our fight for rights
  • more than 5 million activists who strengthen our calls for justice 
Our aim is simple: an end to human rights abuses. Independent, international and influential, we campaign for justice, fairness, freedom and truth wherever they're denied. And whether we're applying pressure through powerful research or direct lobbying, mass demonstrations or online campaigning, we're all inspired by hope for a better world. One where human rights are respected and protected by everyone, everywhere.
Closing date: 5 September 2016
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