Gabrielle Rifkind, Director of ORG’s Middle East Programme and co-author, with Gianni Picco, of The Fog of Peace: The Human Face of Conflict Resolution is seeking an Assistant to work closely with her for 16 hours per week. This is an unpaid position but a very attractive studio flat in the Hampstead area of London will be provided.
The post-holder will assist Gabrielle in her research, mediation and conflict resolution work. She or he will be involved in the development of new projects focused on conflict prevention and resolution in the Middle East and UK, as well as assisting in researching for a new book.
The candidate will need to be focused, competent, flexible, and preferably working towards a PhD in conflict resolution or a related field. Candidates with very good journalistic skills are also welcome. The person will need to write clearly, have good editing skills and be a competent researcher.
This job is not an Oxford Research Group appointment but offers a creative opportunity to be involved at the cutting edge of contemporary conflict resolution practice.
To apply for this role, please send a one-page covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Midday on 15th July 2015.