Deadline: 08 October 2019
VERTIC is looking to appoint a Research Assistant into its Verification and Monitoring Programme (VMP). The role will involve working on one or more projects across the Programme’s current portfolio. The person will also contribute to bringing in work in new or existing areas. The position will involve gaining experience in a range of activities that are central to the success of an independent technically-focused non-governmental organization.
The VMP develops verification and monitoring solutions to enable countries to work together confidently when tackling challenging international issues. These include non-proliferation and security issues related to nuclear, chemical, biological and conventional weapons; emerging technology; space; cyberspace and sustainable development. Work on these subject areas involves technical, policy and legal research as well as engagement with government and IGO officials, diplomats, regulators, R&D, military, civil society, academia and the private sector.
Please refer to the job description for more information regarding the role.
We will offer a competitive salary, life assurance, as well as pension. We operate a flexible hours working scheme.
Please submit a letter of interest stating what you would bring to the organisation, as well as your CV, by midnight BST on 08 October 2019. Submit to vertic [at] vertic.org using the subject line “Research Assistant”.