PROGRAM ASSISTANT (LATIN AMERICA PROGRAMS) WASHINGTON, DC

Freedom House currently seeks a full-time Program Assistant for our Latin America
programs at our Washington D.C office. Freedom House is an independent non-
governmental organization that supports the expansion of freedom in the world. Our
organization functions as a catalyst for freedom through its analysis, advocacy and
action. The Latin America program aims to support Latin America’s civil society
organizations to have a greater role in the defense of human rights and in the promotion
of democratic norms and practices. The Program Assistant will provide logistical,
research, and administrative support to the Washington, DC and field staff.
QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate must posses a bachelor’s degree in a related area, demonstrated interest and knowledge of international human rights issues, ability to write reports and draft proposals, and maintain documentation. The candidate must have excellent writing skills in both English and Spanish and strong attention to detail. Experience traveling in Latin America desired. The position is full-time and based in Washington, DC. Some travel will be required.
TO APPLY: Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and writing samples in both English and Spanish to:
Jeffrey Mosser, Director of Human Resources and Administration,
humanresources@freedomhouse.org Fax: (202) 822-2893. Applications will be
accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter,
resume, writing samples and salary requirements. If any candidate does not have all
required information, he or she will not be considered. Candidates are also requested to
state where they viewed the job advertisement in their applications. Only candidates
who have been selected for an interview will be notified. No phone calls, please. EOE
M/F/D/V

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