[PLUG] [OT] Job Posting: Programme Officer in Internet Governance Programme with the Centre for Internet and Society

Jadine jadine at cis-india.org
Wed Oct 3 00:16:36 PDT 2012


Dear members,

The Centre for Internet and Society is seeking an individual with a 
strong background in legal research and policy work to be part of our 
internet governance (IG) programme. This programme deals with freedom of 
expression, privacy, and governance of the Internet at both the national 
and international levels.

The candidate must have the following skills:

-Knowledge of Indian and international law on freedom of expression and 
privacy.
-Demonstrable research skills.
-Strong communication skills and media-savvy, with the ability to convey 
complex legal issues clearly to a general audience.
-Public-speaking skills, and willingness to travel both nationally and 
internationally.
-Ability to lead the programme in setting the goals for the programme, 
as well as the strategy.
-Ability to work independently.

Preferred characteristics:

-Educational background in public policy or law.
-A pre-existing network of contacts with policymakers, media, etc.
-Experience in working with the government.


This is a full-time position, based out of Bangalore.

To apply, please send your resume to Sunil Abraham (sunil at cis-india.org) 
or Pranesh Prakash (pranesh at cis-india.org) with three writing samples of 
which at least one demonstrates your analytic skills, and one that shows 
your ability to simplify complex policy issues.


We hope to hear from you!

-Jadine



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