Jobs and Internships

14 Nov Digital Project Manager

ABOUT WITNESS  We are a global human rights organization, a collective of passionate human rights activists with (mostly remote) team members all over the world. WITNESS’ mission is to help people use video and technology to protect and defend human rights.  We are a 40-person


03 Nov Program Coordinator – Video As Evidence

WITNESS seeks a Program Coordinator for its Video As Evidence program addressing impunity for human rights abuses through a range of legal and advocacy systems. Working with the Legal Lead, Video As Evidence, they will collaborate with relevant stakeholders from across the globe to help guide and contribute to spaces where community-based visual evidence can be used and relied upon to promote justice and human rights.


02 Nov Programmatic Communications Coordinator, U.S.

WITNESS seeks a U.S. Programmatic Communications Coordinator to amplify the work of the team through social media, traditional media outlets, and through trainings and webinars. The Communications Coordinator will support the strategic creation, design, and dissemination of WITNESS resources and training guides, oversee rapid response initiatives, and develop and maintain relationships with respected media contacts and movement builders.


23 Sep Global Digital Engagement Coordinator

WITNESS seeks a Global Digital Engagement Coordinator to coordinate and support the creation, distribution and strategic use of WITNESS’ resource materials. They will also support wider institutional initiatives to increase reach, spread awareness, raise visibility, including through external relations campaigns.


24 Aug Executive Director

Following 14 years as Executive Director of WITNESS, Yvette Alberdingk Thijm will be stepping down from the role, providing the opportunity for an outstanding, new leader to join an amazing team as we move into the future. WITNESS plays a unique ecosystem partnership and thought leadership role in the larger human rights movement.


16 Aug Press & Communications Manager

WITNESS is seeking an experienced, energetic and multi-talented leader to join its team as a full-time Press and Communications Manager. The successful candidate will help frame and communicate WITNESS’ mission to reporters and editors, as well as to core audiences via WITNESS’ owned media, including its mailings and its website.



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