Job offer: Head of AlgorithmWatch Switzerland

We are looking for an experienced colleague to establish and lead AlgorithmWatch Switzerland.

AlgorithmWatch is the leading European research and advocacy organization committed to evaluating and shedding light on algorithmic decision-making processes that have a social relevance, meaning they are used either to predict or prescribe human action or to make decisions automatically. In cooperation with international partners from academia and civil society, we are advocating that the use of such systems preserves and advances social participation, rule of law and individual autonomy. Learn more about the work of AlgorithmWatch at our website.

+++ Deadline for applications extended to 8 March 2020 +++

Your Role

As part of the AlgorithmWatch leadership team, you will establish the Swiss office in close cooperation with the German organization. You will be responsible for:

What we are looking for

What we offer

We are looking forward to applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds, dedicated to inclusivity and diversity.

How to Apply

Deadline: 8 March 2020 (extended)

Please address the following documents to the attention of Ms Kristina Penner as PDF (max. 15 MB), via email to

Please briefly indicate how you became aware of our job post.

If you have any questions, please contact Executive Advisor Kristina Penner:
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