AlgorithmWatch is looking for a Policy & Advocacy Manager

+++ New deadline for applications +++ Are you dedicated to securing fundamental rights and strengthening the common good when it comes to the use of algorithmic systems? You are passionate about building coalitions, developing positions and advocating for them? Then we are looking forward to your application!

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Do you want to contribute to one of the most important social issues of our time and do so as part of a motivated team?

AlgorithmWatch is the leading civil society organization in the field of social impact of automated decision-making (ADM) and AI-based systems. Taking an evidence-based advocacy approach, our goal is to ensure that the use of ADM-systems benefits both individuals and society, rather than harm them. Learn more about our work.

Your Role

The purpose of your role is to strengthen AlgorithmWatch's work on the governance of automated decision-making (ADM) / AI-based systems, with a focus on our activities in Germany.

What you bring to the role

This is in no way intended as a list of requirements candidates must meet to be eligible. All items on the list are optional, except for the first two.

What we offer


AlgorithmWatch is committed to equal treatment and equal opportunity in every aspect of our hiring process. Therefore, we strive to have a diverse team that is representative of society. We believe that a diversity of perspectives on the team is essential for the task of adequately researching and controlling algorithmic systems. We encourage applications from people who experience discrimination, as well as people with migration or refugee biographies.

Please send us

If you have any questions, Angela Müller, Head of Policy & Advocacy, will be happy to answer them ( Interviews take place in persona/via video conference, depending on security regulations and location.

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