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From time to time, the Web Foundation looks for exceptional people to join our fight for a web that is safe and empowering for everyone. We are a small but global team with colleagues working across Africa, Latin America, Asia and Europe, as well as in our hubs in Washington DC and London.

We aim ridiculously high and demand a lot of ourselves, but we also have a lot of fun in the process — and we never get bored. If you see a position below that is of interest to you, you can submit your CV and motivational letter to jobs@webfoundation.org. Be sure to include the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Please also indicate where you possess the right to work (i.e. citizenship, permanent residence, or work permit).

We regret that owing to the high volumes of applications we receive, we do not have the capacity to respond to each applicant. If you have not heard from us within 14 days of your chosen position’s closing date, please consider that your application has been unsuccessful.


ICT Policy Consultant – Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI)

A4AI is recruiting for independent consultants who have extensive experience in ICT policy and regulatory reform in developing countries to submit their resumes. We have several exciting projects in the pipeline for 2021, and we are looking for a diverse pool of candidates.

To apply, please fill out this online form or send this completed form and your CV to a4ai@webfoundation.org.


Policy Consultant – Web Foundation

The Web Foundation is recruiting for a short-term independent consultant with solid experience in project management, excellent writing skills, and a strong interest in tech policy. This is a terrific position for someone who has a few years of experience in tech policy and advocacy, and is looking to gain additional experience at a fast-paced advocacy organisation at the center of key digital rights debates. The successful candidate would support the Web Foundation’s growing policy team in their efforts to drive advocacy on a global scale and turn the Contract for the Web from words into action. This is a short-term, part-time consulting position (30 days of work) between November and mid-February.  Depending on internal priorities the position may be extended beyond February.  A detailed breakdown of deliverables and hours worked will be agreed on and included in the successful candidate’s contract. This position is remote and open to independent consultants.

To apply, please fill out this online recruitment form or email jobs@webfoundation.org to express your motivation and attach your CV and a writing sample. We will review applications on a rolling basis, so please submit as soon as possible. We will be in touch with the shortlisted candidates to organise interviews shortly.