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Membership Intern

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CIVICUS
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Johannesburg, GP, South Africa

CIVICUS


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Published 15 days ago

October 5, 2020
December 31, 2020
September 18, 2020
1200
37.5 per week

About CIVICUS

CIVICUS exists to defend people power. As a growing global alliance of over 10000 members in 175 countries, we work together to monitor violations of basic civic freedoms, call out the perpetrators of violations and strengthen the power of people to organise by supporting a more accountable, effective and innovative civil society. We strive to promote excluded voices, especially from the Global South.

About the Role

An exciting opportunity has opened up to work with our Membership Team at CIVICUS. CIVICUS is a membership-based alliance, with over 10 000 individual and organisational members in over 175 countries across the world. Our overall goal is to strengthen civil society and citizen action for a more just, inclusive and sustainable world. The membership team works with projects across the organisation, including Youth, Diversity and Inclusion, Advocacy and Capacity Development, to engage a broad range of stakeholders in civil society. 

The role would suit a young African at the beginning of their career, who has a strong interest and experience in connecting people and building partnerships, in order to mobilise communities and others to act together for social change. The position will work to engage members through the lens of CIVICUS’ membership policies and procedures by utilising our current data and information. The person will have a strong attention to detail, and an understanding of the some of the issues around digital security and data management

Key Requirements      

  • Background (degree or experience) in development studies, political science, economics, sociology, public policy or a related field.
  • Fluency in verbal and written communication in English; additional language capacity is desirable, in particular French and Arabic
  • Excellent writing, communication and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment, work under pressure, and multitasking 
  • Experience with Customer Relationship Management systems and/or databases

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About CIVICUS

CIVICUS exists to defend people power. As a growing global alliance of over 10000 members in 175 countries, we work together to monitor violations of basic civic freedoms, call out the perpetrators of violations and…

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How to Apply

How to Apply

The closing deadline for applications is Close of Business on the 18th of September 2020. Interested candidates should email their application to jobs@civicus.org

Your application should comprise of

  • A full CV, including educational and professional qualifications, a full employment history showing the more significant positions, responsibilities held, and relevant achievements
  • A covering note of not more than 1 page outlining your motivation for applying for the role.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted on the 28th of September 2020 to schedule interviews.

Due to the high volumes of applications received, should you not have received feedback on your application within three weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our vacancies at any time.


How to Apply

The closing deadline for applications is Close of Business on the 18th of September 2020. Interested candidates should email their application to jobs@civicus.org…

Location

25 Owl Street, Johannesburg, GP 2092, ZA

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