Technology Associate (Part-time)

Harris Hill
£35k - 40k per year + Pro-Rata
Closing date
20 Oct 2021
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Job Details

Harris Hill is extremely proud to be working with this international grassroots human rights charity that does everything in its power to expose abuses and holds the perpetrators to account. They have teams of researchers that put themselves into situations that can expose shocking revelations. Their teams go into places that no one else has access to.

*This is truly lifesaving work*

This is why we are looking for the right person to join the team as a part-time Technology Associate (4 days a week) to manage all aspects of the cameras and operational equipment.

This is a diverse role, and you will get numerous opportunities to work with grassroots networks and other types of entities from many countries. You will be working at the intersection of technology, human rights, freedom and social justice.

With a focus on security & privacy, circumvention tools and reconnaissance infrastructure you will be deployed to help protect social movements, activists and journalists both locally in countries across the globe.

Job Purpose

As the Technology Associate you have two main areas of responsibility:

1) you will manage all aspects of cameras and operational equipment, including assessing needs, providing training, and the development and delivery of new tools and

2) you will provide first-line technical support to staff members and additional IT tasks, with the support of the IT Coordinator.




- Cameras and operational equipment
- Maintain operational equipment, hardware and stocks.
- Manage ongoing communication with staff regarding operational equipment needs, supply, implementation, training, etc.
- Deal with the logistics of operational equipment.
- Manage Special Cameras Consultants.
- Support relations with external organisations in regard to enhancing the operational equipment capabilities.

Technical support
- Communicate technological issues to less technically able staff members and researchers.
- Prepare and give training & training materials for staff members and researchers.
- Provide the first level of support for various technological problems.
- Assist in the rollout of new hardware/software platforms.

General Tasks
- Research and assess systems
- Maintain awareness and engages with developments and issues in the human rights, technology communities.
- Participate in the new staff induction process.


Salary £35k - £40k (pro-rata) based on a 4 day working week.


You will be a vital member of the team so we look forward to meeting you & we wish you all the best with your application.


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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