We are a small motivated team which works on a variety of issues connected to business such as responsible tourism, extractives, digital rights, land, discrimination, impacts of business on ethnic minorities and children, biodiversity, environmental impact assessment, transparency and public participation.
The Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB) analyses the policy and legal framework and responds flexibly to the opportunities for advocacy with government and Parliament to build a Myanmar legal framework which protects human rights. We also encourage businesses to conduct human rights due diligence, help them to understand what that means, and share experience. We work with civil society groups and human rights defenders to influence better business practices. We conduct workshops and discussions through Myanmar, and bring different stakeholders together to discuss responsible business.
WE’RE HIRING: PROGRAMME ASSOCIATE-DIGITAL RIGHTS
MCRB is looking for a Programme Associate to support our Digital Rights activities. The Programme Associate will support our Digital Rights Senior Programme Associate working on digital rights issues, focusing on regulatory and policy input, and facilitating stakeholder dialogues and forums with other partner organizations linked to responsible business activity. If you are interested in privacy, access to the internet, data protection, and fake news, this opportunity is for you. Your line manager will guide you with an opportunity to learn and gain experience. The contract extension is subject to funds availability.
|Job Title:||Programme Associate, Digital Rights|
|Reporting to:||Senior Programme Associate, Digital Rights|
|Application Deadline:||15 December 2020|
|Location:||Yangon, Myanmar with occasional travel within the country|
|Contract:||One year (renewable subject to funding)|
|Salary and Benefits:||Competitive salary based on experience, to be paid in USD. Paid local holidays and contract will be made under the law of Myanmar.|
MCRB is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from women, ethnic and religious minorities and people with disabilities.
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