Current Vacancies

Web Manager  

We are looking for a proactive and enthusiastic Web Manager to develop and implement a strategy to improve our website. You would be joining our small (but mighty) communications team for one day and one half day a week, either at our offices in central London or working remotely.  The successful candidate will be a self-starter who can develop and implement a web strategy that supports the goals of the organisation and support ISD staff to better carry out their work.

  • Organisation: Institute for Strategic Dialogue
  • Reporting To: Senior Communications Manager
  • Start Date: January 2020
  • Contract: Part time, 12 hours per week, six-month fixed-term contract
  • Salary Bracket: £40,000 pro rata

If you would like to apply for this position, please read the full job description here and send a one-page cover letter and up-to-date CV (no more than 2 pages) to [email protected] by Thursday 11th December, 5pm.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted and applications without a covering letter will not be considered. All applicants who are invited to interview will be asked to produce evidence of their right to work in the UK.

Consultant Roster Application 

As a global non-profit organisation with teams in London, Beirut, Toronto and Washington D.C., ISD enjoys strategic partnerships with the world’s leading technology companies and supports more than a dozen prominent governments and institutions in stemming the rise of violent extremism and hate speech. ISD undertakes a wide range of projects and delivers cutting-edge programming in the areas of policy advisory, research, communications, technology and education.

We invite talented researchers and consultants to join our roster in order to be considered for engagement on a range of assignments across our research and programming. We particularly welcome applications from consultants with expertise in qualitative and quantitive research, data analytics, policy analysis, monitoring and evaluation.

If you would like to express an interest in working with ISD, please read the full application here and send the following to [email protected]

• Copy of your up-to-date CV
• Details of two employment/assignment references
• Link to your LinkedIn profile or personal website (if available)

Speculative Applications 

ISD welcomes speculative applications from talented and dedicated individuals at all levels – intern to senior leadership – who would like to join our global team.  If you are committed to challenging polarisation and extremism in all its forms, please send a CV and cover letter (no more than 1 page) outlining your experience, ambitions and suitability to [email protected].

We are currently particularly open to receiving applications from those with:

• Marketing, communications, tech and data analysis experience
• French, German, Russian and Arabic language skills
• International capacity building and training expertise
• International policy experience (particularly in polarisation, education and counter extremism)


ISD staff receive competitive salaries and a range of attractive benefits including 5% pension contributions, 25 days holiday, flexible working, employee support & assistance programmes and an annual individual training budget.