Project Assistant

Publish What You Fund
London
Full time Staff

Are you interested in international aid and development, and US political affairs too? Would you like to work on evidence-based advocacy? Publish What You Fund is recruiting a Project Assistant to support our work on aid transparency. Your main responsibility will be to assist us with an exciting new project assessing the potential impact of changes to US foreign assistance on developing countries. The findings will be used to ensure US policy makers have the fullest picture possible about the impact of spending cuts so they can make informed decisions. You can find more information about the project here. You will also get involved in other areas of the advocacy team’s work, as well as provide wider administrative support to the organisation. It would be an excellent opportunity for a graduate or post-graduate wishing to gain experience in the international development and / or transparency sectors.

This is a full-time position until December 2018 (£23-26,000 pa), based in London, and is open to candidates who have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom, including citizens of the European Union. 

The deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 8 January 2018. We are planning to hold interviews the following week.

Please send your CV and a covering letter (max. 2 pages) explaining why you want to work for Publish What You Fund and how your skills and experience suit the specified requirements and responsibilities contained in the job description attached to: recruitment@publishwhatyoufund.org. We will only be able to respond to the successful candidates.

Closing date: 
8th January 2018