Promoting and defending democracy at home and abroad!
The International Association for Democracy (IAD) is an NGO that works to defend and advance democracy around the globe. We link people with their governments and lobby governments to promote, strengthen and safeguard democratic institutions, processes, norms and values at home and abroad. We also work towards raising public awareness about the current state of democracy around the world and what should be done to better defend and promote democracy.
IAD is looking for a Lobbying Officer to join the Lobbying Team to help us grow as an association. The candidate must be able to commit 3-5 hours per week to this role.
Objectives of this Role
Develop political strategy of IAD
Identify key stakeholders involved in government decisions
Lobby parliamentarians and government ministers to advance IAD's goals
Able to commit 3-5 hours per week
Skills and Qualifications
Previous lobbying experience
Excellent interpersonal skills
Very good written and verbal communication skills
Previous experience with NGO would be useful, but not needed
What we can offer you
Experience in an international NGO and an excellent reference to help you in your career
You will join a welcoming international network of students and professionals, who have a passion for promoting and defending democracy, the rule of law and human rights
The inclusion of your name, photo, and role at IAD on our website
Please email Valeria Bortă at email@example.com with a short motivation (maximum 5 sentences) along with a 1-2 page CV.
Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis and interviews may be organized before the closing date. Early applications are encouraged.