Work for Amnesty International
We have about 170 staff in offices based in London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Cardiff. Our Human Rights Action Centre in Shoreditch, London EC2, provides modern office accommodation and facilities, and we offer a wide range of employment benefits as well as the opportunity to work for an internationally known and respected organisation.
- Our current vacancies
- Freelance and Consultancy opportunities
- How to volunteer for us
- Become a fundraiser
- Vacancies at the International Secretariat, the movement's headquarters in London, WC1
What we are looking for:
- Excellent communication skills
- A team player
- Proven organisation skills
- Someone that believes in human rights
- Experience in street fundraising or sales would be useful, but not essential
Alternatively, you may be interested in working on behalf of Amnesty for one of our door-to-door fundraising agencies. If you are interested in getting involved, please apply directly through one of the following agencies:
Watch a video about what our staff, past and current, say about working at Amnesty UK
Our commitment to Equality and Diversity
We support the principle of equal opportunities and diversity in all areas of our work and oppose all forms of discrimination. Read our Equality and Diversity Policy (PDF)
Don't just take our word for it...
Amnesty International UK has received external recognition and accreditation as an employer in several areas:
In February 2010 we were proud to receive an outstanding 1 star status by the Best Companies accreditation scheme. This award is a measure of the high levels of workplace engagement and commitment from staff working for Amnesty. To read more about this, please go to the Best Companies website
In July 2011 we were named as a finalist in the Chartered Institute of People Management Awards in the Health and Wellbeing category for our "Managing Pressure Positively" project, our ongoing programme of work and activities to help staff achieve a better work-life balance.
In July 2011 we were also named as a Finalist in the Best Employer Category in the Third Sector Excellence Awards.
AIUK was voted as the most popular graduate employer in the charity and not for profit sector in the Targetjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards 2011. Over 16,000 graduates took part in the survey.