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Employment at Human Rights Watch means joining a dedicated and diverse staff committed to the protection and preservation of international human rights. Our staff members, all experts in their field, come from over 40 countries around the world and speak over 50 languages.

We strive to provide our employees with productive working conditions and want to help them derive satisfaction and a sense of fulfillment from their jobs. Please see the description of our standard benefits. Human Rights Watch is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate in its hiring practices and, in order to build the strongest possible workforce, actively seeks a diverse applicant pool.

Please Note: Employees are expected to have the required work authorization in their country of assignment, and HRW may offer sponsorship for work authorization and/or cover certain relocation and/or visa costs for certain positions (see position descriptions for more information). However, please note that HRW is neither equipped nor authorized to provide personal tax advice; employees are responsible for obtaining personal tax advice and paying all applicable taxes deriving from their employment with HRW.

Division Position Title Position Status
Program & Advocacy SENIOR RESEARCHER FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
SENIOR RESEARCHER
Americas Division
(New York or Washington DC Office preferred)
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Program & Advocacy RESEARCHER ON MEXICO

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
MEXICO RESEARCHER
Americas Division
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Program & Advocacy COLOMBIA RESEARCHER FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
Americas Division
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Program & Advocacy CHINA RESEARCHER

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
RESEARCHER ON CHINA
Asia Division
(Hong Kong base preferred)
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Program & Advocacy RESEARCHER ON WOMEN AND LAND

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
RESEARCHER ON WOMEN AND LAND
Women’s Rights Division
(Africa or Asia base preferred)
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Program & Advocacy ARABIC WEB MANAGER

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
ARABIC WEB MANAGER
Middle East and North Africa Division
(Beirut, Amman, or Tunis Office)
Application Deadline: 4 June 2015

Program & Advocacy UN DEPUTY DIRECTOR

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
UN Deputy Director
Advocacy Division
(New York Office)
Application Deadline: June 19, 2015

Program & Advocacy ISRAEL/PALESTINE RESEARCHER

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
ISRAEL/PALESTINE RESEARCHER
Middle East and North Africa Division
(Jerusalem or Ramallah base preferred)
Application Deadline: 12 July 2015

Development & Outreach CONSULTANT

CONSULTANT POSITION AVAILABLE
Start-Up Consultant
Seoul
Application Deadline: 31 May 2015

Development & Outreach CONSULTANT

CONSULTANT POSITION AVAILABLE
Fundraising Consultant
Stockholm
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Development & Outreach ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

FIXED-TERM JOB VACANCY
(24 hours per week)
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, FUNDRAISING AND OUTREACH
Development and Outreach Department
(São Paulo Office)
Application Deadline: 14 June 2015

Development & Outreach DIRETOR ADJUNTO

VAGA DE EMPREGRO
(24 horas por semana)
DIRETOR ADJUNTO PARA MOBILIZAÇÃO DE RECURSOS
Divisão de Desenvolvimento Institucional
Escritório São Paulo
Data limite para candidatura: 14 de junho de 2015

Administrative COORDINATOR

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
COORDINATOR
Communications Division
(New York Office)
Application Deadline: June 18, 2015

Administrative ASSOCIATE

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
ASSOCIATE
Development and Outreach Department
(New York Office)
Application Deadline: June 27, 2015

Administrative ASSOCIATE

FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY
ASSOCIATE
Africa Division
(Washington, DC Office)
Application Deadline: June 11, 2015