RESEARCH, WRITING & INFORMATION ORGANIZING
for applications: 5pm (Bangkok time), 30 April
Start date: mid-year or sooner.
Note: This internship is a demanding one, with a heavy
workload. Interns, along with other members of the research
team, are often required to work weekends especially
during those coinciding with the end of month, to meet
deadlines for our monthly bulletin.
(the Alternative Asean Network on Burma) a Bangkok-based
human rights group, works with a broad range of people
from Southeast Asia and beyond, to promote the cause
of human rights and democracy in Burma. We have become
known for our campaign and advocacy activities, our
publications, and our training programs.
are looking for a multi-skilled intern to join the research
team for a minimum of six (6) months, carrying out the
following duties while maintaining a sense of humor.
position will suit an individual who is committed to
accuracy in their work; able to work quickly to meet
deadlines; able to digest a high volume of information
and retain the salient points; able to present information,
summaries, and analyses in a coherent structure; committed
to the principles of English language grammar; comfortable
working in close collaboration with a team of diverse
people; and committed to observing the strict security
and administrative protocols of the office.
with experience in activism and/or advocacy will be
at an advantage. Short-listed candidates will be required
to submit a short written assignment to assess their
writing skills and the ability to read and analyze information.
internships have previously led to long-term employment
at Altsean-Burma and/or organizations in its network.
Prepare summaries and write sections of the monthly
* Research and write briefing papers and special reports
* Draft new briefing notes and update existing ones
* Take notes at meetings and conferences.
* Maintain Altsean-Burma library.
* Other duties as directed.
Monthly living allowance of 11,000 Thai baht.
* Reimbursement of up to 10,000 Thai baht every three
months for visa-related expenses.
* Basic accommodation and most meals.
* Minimum of 40 working hours per week, excluding public
* A three-month probationary period.
We will not cover any costs associated with travel to
Bangkok to take up this internship.
individuals should apply by email at email@example.com
quoting the reference code INT/RES in the subject line.
Applications will be processed on a first come, first
served basis. Preference will be given to candidates
who are already based in Thailand. The position will
remain open until filled. Visit this page to check the
status of the position.
application must include:
A duly filled Application
* A complete résumé / CV
submitted in any other format will not be considered.