About the Opportunity
Come join a team of dynamic colleagues and partners who are passionate about promoting digital rights and Internet freedom around the globe. Internews’ Global Technology Programs is currently seeking a full-time Digital Security Training Specialist to support our efforts to promote journalists’ security in Central Europe. This is a unique, multi-faceted role that offers the opportunity to advise the development and implementation of digital safety awareness-raising engagements for journalists.
You’re an ideal candidate for this position if you have extensive experience conducting digital security trainings, have previously worked with at-risk journalists, and are interested in providing mentorship. This position reports to the Technical Program Officer of the Global Technology Program (GTP). You can learn more about the Global Technology Program at Internews here: https://globaltech.internews.org/
This position will be fully remote. The ideal candidate will be based in one of the following countries: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, or Slovakia. Limited regional/international travel will be required for this position (once it is safe to do so). We will not be able to sponsor work authorization in any of the above-mentioned countries.
Our Commitment to Fostering a Culture of Belonging
We are an organization of dynamic, mission-driven individuals who are passionate about our core values and about supporting positive change in the world. We pride ourselves on our commitment to innovation and flexibility. We believe that diverse teams are strong teams and work to support an ethic of belonging, dignity, and justice for all people. Our current team includes a mix of genders, parents and non-parents, and people of multiple races, nationalities, ages, sexual orientations and socio-economic backgrounds. We are an EEO employer and encourage candidates of all races, genders, ages, orientations, ethnicities and national origins to apply, and welcome those with alternative backgrounds and experiences.
Key Responsibilities include the following:
Training and Mentorship:
Facilitation and Skill-Building:
Curriculum Development & Localization:
Values & Flexibility:
Qualifications We're Looking For:
**Candidates who do not have these preferred qualifications, but are interested and willing to learn, are still encouraged to apply.**
How to Apply
Please submit the following materials along with your application:
Candidates will advance to phone screens based on the strength of written materials. We expect 3-5 finalists to advance to panel interviews. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis; as such, it benefits you to apply as soon as possible if the position is of interest.
This position is being offered and hired by Internews Network. Benefits will be consistent with Internews Network's offerings and will be reviewed during the hiring process. Additional information can be found on our About Working for Internews page.