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Digi­tal Free­dom Fund (Stif­tung) - Digi­tal Rights NGO

The Digi­tal Free­dom Fund works to advance digi­tal rights through stra­te­gic liti­ga­tion in Europe. We do this through grants to sup­port the legal, advo­cacy, rese­arch, and other costs invol­ved in liti­ga­tion; through faci­li­ta­ting liti­ga­tors’ access to pro­bono legal sup­port; and through faci­li­ta­ting skill deve­lop­ment and net­wor­king in the digi­tal rights field.

Com­mu­nic­a­tions Con­sult­ant (part-time/stu­dent/min­i­job)

DFF is look­ing for a part-time Com­mu­nic­a­tions Con­sult­ant to assist the organ­isa­tion in suc­cess­fully com­mu­nic­at­ing about­these activ­it­ieswiththe digital rights field and oth­ers inter­ested in DFF’s area of work.

Work­ing field:

Com­mu­nic­a­tions and social media man­age­ment for a human rights stra­tegic lit­ig­a­tion NGO.
The Com­mu­nic­a­tions Con­sult­ant’s time will be ded­ic­ated to strength­en­ing DFF’s com­mu­nic­a­tions with an external audi­ence. Over the course of 2020, this will include the fol­low­ing main tasks:
  • Assist­ing in review­ing DFF’s com­mu­nic­a­tions strategy and oper­a­tion­al­ising it through a com­mu­nic­a­tions plan;
  • Tak­ing a lead in improv­ing DFF’s online pres­ence through, amongst oth­ers, open­ing new lines of external com­mu­nic­a­tion and improv­ing the fre­quency of and engage­ment with DFF’s com­mu­nic­a­tions on exist­ing chan­nels;
  • Sup­port DFF staff on lay­out of doc­u­ments, reports and present­a­tions;
  • Pro­duce mater­i­als for DFF such as present­a­tions, mul­ti­me­dia con­tent, one-pagers on its activ­it­ies, send out news­let­ters;
  • Sup­port the devel­op­ment, update and pro­duc­tion of con­tent on DFF’s web­site, news­let­ter and online plat­forms;
  • Develop a plan for improve­ments to DFF’s cur­rent web­site, includ­ing bring­ing it into line with best prac­tices on web­site access­ib­il­ity;
  • Develop and assist with the imple­ment­a­tion of a DFF style guide.


  • Rel­ev­ant edu­ca­tional back­ground in areas such as mul­ti­me­dia, video or digital journ­al­ism and com­mu­nic­a­tion;
  • Exper­i­enced user of Word­Press, good know­ledge of image edit­ing and exper­i­ence devel­op­ing print mater­i­als
  • Exper­i­ence hand­ling organ­isa­tional social media accounts;
  • Excel­lent writ­ing skills in Eng­lish and eye for detail are a must;
  • Exper­i­ence work­ing in inter­na­tional envir­on­ments with com­mu­nic­a­tions is an asset;
  • Know­ledge of key organ­isa­tions and net­works act­ive in the field of digital rights is a plus;
  • A team player ready to take on tasks, big or small.

What we of­fer:

The pos­i­tion is part-time and expec­ted to take 8-10 hours per week. DFF is flex­ible about the form of con­tract under which the work will take place: the pos­i­tion can be taken on as a mini-job, stu­dent employ­ment or on a con­sultancy basis. Com­pens­a­tion is based on the mini-job regime (€ 450 a month) or com­par­able terms. The can­did­ate must be eli­gible for the desired con­tract type e.g. stu­dents must be cur­rently registered at a Ger­man uni­versity and con­sult­ants must be prop­erly registered to offer con­sult­ing ser­vices. The can­did­ate must be author­ised to work in Ger­many. The ini­tial con­tract term will be 1 year, with the pos­sib­il­ity of renewal.

How to ap­ply:

Please send the fol­low­ing to with "DFF Com­mu­nic­a­tions Con­sult­ant" in the sub­ject line:
  • State­ment of motiv­a­tion (1 page)
  • CV (2 pages)
  • A work sample, prefer­ably on a topic related to digital rights (1-2 pages)
  • Names of two pro­fes­sional ref­er­ences
Ref­er­ences will not be con­tac­ted without prior approval of the applic­ant.

Dead­line for applic­a­tions is 18 Decem­ber 2019 with a pre­ferred start date of Janu­ary2020.