Jobs and Internships

08 Nov Program Assistant (part-time)

WITNESS is seeking a part-time Program Assistant to join our team and provide key administrative support. This is the perfect opportunity someone looking to jump-start a career in human rights work and has the organizing skills, digital fluency, and passion for justice to match. The Program Assistant will gain exposure to WITNESS’ trainings on video advocacy and video as evidence, will communicate with activists from across the globe, and our work in digital media and innovative documentation.


30 Oct WITNESS Media Lab Fellow

WITNESS is looking for a Media Lab Fellow to make a key and direct impact in human rights. The ability of ordinary people to capture events in their communities and share their footage with the world is changing the nature of human rights documentation. Their


17 Oct External Relations Associate

WITNESS is seeking a full-time External Relations Associate to join our team. The fight for human rights is at a critical moment, not only in the United States but around the world. Come work at WITNESS to power up people and organizations using visual media to amplify important stories and catalyze campaigns for change.


13 Oct Communications Associate

WITNESS is looking for a driven, passionate and skilled Communications Associate to support the organization’s efforts to engage human rights champions and existing, as well as potential, donors. You will assist in the development and execution of written and multimedia content for communication strategies including outreach via the web, social media, email, and events. You also will support media outreach, and monitoring and reporting on the performance of all the organization’s messaging efforts.
You have a journalist’s instincts for writing copy whether for a website update or a tweet and are equally comfortable creating on-brand gifs that distill key messages for donor and general audiences. You work well under tight deadlines and are detail-oriented in all your work, whether drafting an email newsletter or ensuring accurate record keeping in a CRM.


02 Oct WITNESS Board Expansion – Join Us

Now more than ever, human rights are under threat around the world and WITNESS is growing our efforts to respond to the needs of activists everywhere. WITNESS is expanding its Board of Directors to reflect and achieve this ambitious vision. At a time like this, it is not business as usual: we need to strengthen our network so that we can effectively support those on the ground fighting for change.


16 Aug Development Director

At this pivotal moment for human rights, we’re looking to invite an innovative, passionate and dynamic person to join our global team in the critical role of Development Director. In this position, you will lead in curating and growing WITNESS’ portfolio of inspired donors to exponentially increase our impact in a time of extraordinary opportunity for video to change the course of human rights.


19 Jun VOLUNTEER: Translators

WITNESS is seeking experienced translators to help make our Video for Change resources available to a broader range of human rights activists. Most immediately we are looking for Arabic, French, and Spanish translators, but hope to offer our materials in additional languages soon. Specific language, word count and type


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