Program Assistant - Digital Team

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Competitive




New York
New York
United States



Established in 1987, ARTICLE 19 works for a world where all people everywhere can freely express themselves and actively engage in public life without fear of discrimination. Our mission is to promote and defend the universal human rights of freedom of expression and information around the world, through international advocacy, legal analysis, and regional and national projects.



This position is a unique opportunity to work with a globally distributed team of professionals at an international NGO dedicated to freedom of expression around the world. The Digital Team Assistant will work with a small team to support the administration and financial management of ARTICLE 19’s expanding Team Digital, working in close collaboration with the Finance and Compliance functions in the organisation. A key part of role is liaising with other teams within the organization to coordinate effective grant management, facilitate knowledge sharing within Team Digital and the broader organization, and promote synergy with other thematic teams and regional offices.

Successful candidates will demonstrate financial acumen, exceptional organization skills, and a desire to creatively design collaborative systems with a young and dynamic team. Preference will be given to those with a track record of working on grants from governments and large foundations, particularly in the US.

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In addition to a sector-competitive salary, we promote a flexible culture befitting a digitally, enabled, multi cultural workforce located in over ten cities around the world. We work hard, placing emphasis on delivery and accountability, while balancing all of this with a range of policies geared to health and well-being, including generous leave allowances and remote-working arrangements. 

Level of Language Proficiency

Written and spoken fluency in English and preferably another language

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree