Amnesty International is looking for Regional EU Affairs Officer

Amnesty International European Union Office

is recruiting a 

Regional EU Affairs Officer

for Amnesty International advocacy in relation to the new EU member states in Central and Eastern Europe, with particular focus on Poland.
It will be a position for 2 years, based in Warsaw and involving frequent travel in the region.
Main responsibilities:
Ø       supporting AI Poland and AI branches in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary in building their lobby and advocacy work
Ø       representing Amnesty’s EU objectives to the governments in the Visegrad countries
Applicants must have:
Ø       background in international relations, the EU and its role in the world
Ø       at least four years of relevant working experience
Ø       familiarity with the role of NGOs
Ø       knowledge of and commitment to human rights
Also required are sound political judgment, strong communication skills, ability to manage multiple tasks and pressures, fluent Polish and English as a minimum.
Deadline for applications 13 September, interviews 22 September in Warsaw.
Job description available on request from [email protected].
To apply, please send a CV and letter of motivation, quoting ref. AMB2 to the director, c/o [email protected].
Tel. +32.2.5021499.
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