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Turkmen.news is an independent news and human rights initiative established in 2010 and registered as a charity in the Netherlands in 2014. It is dedicated to promoting freedom of speech and the rule of law in Turkmenistan – one of the most closed and repressive regimes in the world. To successfully meet its goals outlined in the 2018-2023 Strategic Plan, turkmen.news is looking for a part-time Management Associate to fulfill the following tasks:
I Terms of Reference:
Place within the organization:
Starting date: ASAP
Job Location: Anywhere in the world but preferably in Central Asia/Eastern or Central Europe. This is a home-based job, thus it assumes flexibility. However, the employee is required to inform supervisor in advance and in writing about his/her availability to complete the required working hours.
Contract term: 20 hours (negotiable) a week for 12 months (with possibility for extension upon performance). One full day a week (8 hours) is desired to spend solely for turkmen.news; the rest hours/week can be divided upon advance notification. Partially working on weekends is possible. Notice period is two weeks.
Contract value: Negotiable between $400-800/month depending on the person’s skills, passion and experience, place of residence and hours he/she will spend.
Fourteen calendar days (two weeks) of holidays are provided.
The employee is responsible to pay all taxes and other payments (e.g. social security, pension fund payments, etc.) required by the local law(s).
Contract remuneration is transferred to the employee’s bank account.
Holiday break requests must be submitted in writing at least 2 (two) weeks in advance. Holiday break can be split over the 12 months with advance (2-week) written notification.
Any duty travel expenses by the employee will be reimbursed separately by turkmen.news.
II Overall Job Objective:
Execute administrative, fundraising and raising awareness processes of turkmen.news to meet the goals of the 2018-2023 Strategic Plan.
III Responsibilities and Tasks:
Related to project support:
Related to fundraising:
Related to Administrative support
IV Contacts / Key Relationships:
Experience and Qualifications:
Personal Skills / Additional Information:
For application: Send your CV and a short motivation letter in English to email@example.com. In your motivation letter tell us who you are, why you want to work for turkmen.news and how you will contribute to the organization. Successful candidates will go through a Telegram/Signal interview.
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