Current Vacancies

SCN Programme Manager – Balkans and Central Asia   

ISD is going through an exciting period of growth and we are looking to recruit a Programme Manager to work exclusively on our Strong Cities Network (SCN) programme. We are looking for an exceptional candidate with 2-3 years’ experience in a programme management role in an international development, political affairs, public sector or delivery organisation.

The successful candidate will have a CVE practitioner background and be motivated by a desire to implement and manage programmes of international engagement for an ambitious and growing non-profit organisation. This role will have responsibility for our Western Balkans and Central Asia programme implementation and delivery, ensuring that these programmes meet or exceed targets, are implemented on-time and on budget, and meet all donor requirements.

Location: Central London
Type of Contract: One Year Fixed Term Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Closing date: 31st January 2019

Application process

If you would like to apply for this position, please read the full job description here.

Please send a one-page cover letter addressing how you meet the person specification and an up-to-date CV to [email protected] by 5pm GMT on Friday 31st January 2019. Please note, exceptional candidates may be interviewed and appointed before this time.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted and applications without a covering letter will not be considered. All applicants must have either EU status or right of employment within the UK.

 

Germany Manager 

ISD is going through an exciting period of growth and is in the process of establishing offices in Germany. We now seek an exceptional candidate to help drive our expansion in Germany across our programming areas, including through the Online Civil Courage Initiative (OCCI), policy engagement and research projects.

Location: Central London and/or Berlin
Type of Contract: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: £35,000 – £45,000
Closing date: 31st January 2019

Application process

If you would like to apply for this position, please read the full job description here.

Please send a one-page cover letter addressing how you meet the person specification and an up-to-date CV to [email protected] by 31st January 2019. Please note, exceptional candidates may be interviewed and appointed before this time.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted and applications without a covering letter will not be considered. All applicants must have either EU status or right of employment within the UK.  Recruitment subject to funding. 

 

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 personal training budget.