ActionAid job vacancies

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As Advocacy Advisor you will help ensure we are viewed as a leading organisation in the field of international development, in particular leading our work with decision makers on our cutting edge tax justice campaign....

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As Finance Officer you will ensure that financial transactions are correctly recorded through the use of good and continuously improving systems, processes and controls....

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Are you passionate about making a real difference? Have you experience of campaigning or advocating for social change? If yes you could be part of the team at ActionAid UK.ActionAid is a leading international charity. We support women and children in extreme poverty....

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As a Senior Media Officer in our News & Current Affairs unit you will promote our emergencies work and support our women’s rights campaigning and policy work. You will help raise our profile and reach within target groups as well as engage with new audiences....

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An outstanding and distinctive leader is now being recruited to drive and deliver ActionAid UK’s global vision.ActionAid is a leading international charity working in over 45 countries. We work with the poorest women and children in the world, changing their lives for good....

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Skilled at producing project reports for major donors, charitable trusts and foundations and/or corporates you have a good understanding of international development programmes. Now you are looking to use your talents in an organisation where they can make a real difference....

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As Humanitarian Funding Assistant you will support our Humanitarian Resilience & Response Team to meet organisational objectives and income targets by providing high quality admin support....

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As a member of our Research and Project Information Team your role will be central in securing income from high value donors that fund some of our most critical work....

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ActionAid is looking to increase our voice on humanitarian policy matters....

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With your critical understanding of the underlying causes of all kinds of crises - from natural disasters to conflict to long-term insecurity - you are just the person we are looking for at ActionAid UK.As a member of our policy team, you will work closely with colleagues in the global South on a po...


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