Seeking Programme Assistant (12 month cover)

Closing date: 18 Sep 2017

Overall Purpose

The Programme Assistant is responsible for providing day-to day administrative support to the EHRAC Programme team. The role holder will carry out administrative and financial support tasks, travel and event management, take part in drafting fundraising proposals, reports to donors and PR tasks. The role requires good organisational and communication skills, and a strong interest in human rights. Native or fluent Russian and fluent English are essential. The full job description is available below, and via the Middlesex recruitment portal.

Interviews will take place on 22 September.

To submit an application, please go to the Middlesex recruitment portal.

Selection Criteria

Relevant Degree or equivalent level qualification
Native or fluent written and spoken Russian language skills
Ability to carry out accurate Russian-English and English-Russian translation
Experience working or volunteering in an office based administrative role
Some experience of organising events
Managing multiple tasks and working under pressure
Excellent knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook
Excellent organisational & communications skills
Degree in Human Rights, International Relations or other subject related to
EHRAC’s work
Demonstrable experience of or interest in working in the field of international human
Experience working or volunteering in the non-profit sector
Knowledge of EHRAC’s target regions
Experience working as part of a multi-cultural team
Knowledge of a second language of EHRAC’s target region such as Ukrainian,
Georgian, Armenian or Azerbaijani
Experience of using the WordPress Content Management System
Social media skills
Good research and drafting skills

To submit an application, please go to the Middlesex recruitment portal.

For further information please contact Laure Trebosc, Programme Manager on tel: 020 8411 6923 or email: