Public Affairs and Events Internship (x2)
We seek two interns that can provide essential administrative support to our programmes and public affairs teams. Key deliverables during the period of engagement will include the High Commissioners' Banquet at Guildhall, The Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition Winner's Week and Award Ceremony at Buckingham Palace and the delivery of functions in support of the Equality & Justice Alliance programme and the Society's broader activities. 10 week contract. Part time - 4 days a week (28 hours per week). London Living Wage. Interested applicants should send a CV and covering letter to Elizabeth van der Valk explaining why you would like to intern for the Society and how you meet the person specification by opening of business Monday, 23 October. Read the role specification.
Programme Officer: Equality and Engagement
The RCS is seeking a Programme Officer to work on the Equality & Justice Alliance programme: "Building fairer, more equal and more inclusive Commonwealth societies" and to engage with the branches and networks of the RCS. Please send a CV and a covering letter outlining your interest and how you meet the person specifications of the role to Doug Tweddle no later than Tuesday, 17 September 2019. Interviews are expected to be held on Friday, 20 September 2019. Read the role specification.
Consultancy: International Women's Rights
The Equality & Justice Alliance is seeking a consultant with women's rights technical expertise and experience of delivery women's rights civil society advocacy and research programmes. The consultant will help plan, deliver and oversee discreet components of the EJA's second year of the programme: "Building fairer, more equal and more inclusive societies". Applicants should send a CV and a cover letter outlining their suitability for the consultancy to Rory Evans. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible and suitable candidates will be contacted at the earliest opportunity. Read the role specification.
If you are interested in volunteering with the Royal Commonwealth Society in some capacity, please do get in touch with your CV and particular interests. We will be pleased to hear from you.