We are currently looking for new co-workers to augment our team and to help lead our projects to success. We are offering full- and part-time positions, internships and voluntary work. You can submit an application at any time, including when there are no positions advertised. We look forward to hearing from you!

Full-time positions

  • Foundational Research Institute: Researcher
  • Speculative applications are always welcome

Part-time positions and internships

  • We don’t offer any part-time positions or internships at the moment

We expect

  • strong interest in the philosophy of Effective Altruism
    • active engagement with the central concepts of Effective Altruism for at least three months (desirable: six months or more)
    • desirable: volunteering experience on our projects and/or in one of our local groups
  • proven abilities in scientific method, management and/or in communication and design
  • active, independent and conscientious thinking and action, quick intelligence, reliability, punctuality, efficient work

We offer

  • a young, altruistically motivated and intellectually engaged team
  • start-up atmosphere with honest work environment and a focus on self-improvement
  • a central workspace in Berlin
  • opportunities to work remotely from anywhere in the world
  • project-based work with varied tasks and close co-operation with colleagues
  • an active community that offers a lively exchange of EA-related ideas

Application process

Fill in our application form. Note that applications without form entries are not considered.
We look forward to your application!

Voluntary work

Over 300 active volunteers have so far contributed to our projects. Get involved as a volunteer and help spread Effective Altruism!


Talk to Us

Do you have questions about which causes to prioritize or how fundamental values should influence your actions?
We’d be happy to discuss any questions you may have about the philosophy and application of effective altruism. We help committed members of the movement to gain an overview of the most crucial considerations.

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