ActionAid job vacancies

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You are an expert in news and current affairs with exceptional knowledge of the operational needs across print, broadcast and digital media. Now you are seeking a role that will give you the opportunity to have real impact, make a positive difference and make the most of your skills....

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Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you a skilled storyteller able to create powerful emotional connections between people here and in developing countries, encouraging them to take action? Do you want to be part of a team that exposes injustice, gives people a voice and fuels debate?...

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Are you passionate about making a real difference? Are you specialist in legacy marketing?...

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Are you a passionate about youth culture? Do you love social media, writing and music?  Can you nail a youth digital marketing campaign?...


Please check the ActionAid International website for international job vacancies.

How to apply

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