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Activist Liaison

Position Objectives:

To spearhead activist campaigns, to work with activists to increase the effectiveness and frequency of their activism, and to develop deeper commitments to animal rights issues and PETA

Term of Employment:

Full-time

Reports to:

Campaigns Manager

Location:

Manila, Philippines

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Encourage and facilitate activism across Asia and the Pacific region
  • Communicate with activists across the region, encouraging them to be active in behalf of animals
  • Maintain and improve relationships with activists through frequent communication and by offering advice and support and by brainstorming tactics and goals
  • Supervise interactions between media outlets and local activists, including helping activists pitch stories, conduct interviews, prepare news releases, etc.
  • Assist with the development of activist organizations in areas lacking leadership in order to strengthen PETA's Activist Network
  • Provide guidance for activists who need assistance with local development of PETA campaigns
  • Assist local activists with their own campaigns
  • Assist with other campaigns and work on special projects, as needed
  • Perform any additional duties assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Fluency in English
  • Ability to direct grassroots animal rights campaigns
  • Thorough knowledge of animal rights issues required
  • Outgoing and personable manner and the ability to communicate with a variety of people
  • Ability to make sound, independent judgments and decisions
  • Ability to work independently and with limited supervision
  • Ability to maintain patience while working with activists
  • Supportive position vis-à-vis PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues
  • Commitment to the objectives of the organization

To apply for a position with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Asia, please complete this form. Because of the high number of submissions that PETA Asia receives, applications are not accepted by any other means. Depending on your experience and your country of residence, some positions may require you to work as an independent contractor. Independent contractors are not employees and are not entitled to benefits.

 

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