A HUMAN RIGHTS AND ANTI-CORRUPTION NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION based in Lagos is seeking highly qualified lawyers for the position of Legal Adviser in its Litigation and Legal Advice Unit.
POSITION: LEGAL ADVISER (2 POSITIONS)
EDUCATION, RELATED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
Applicants must have at least:
- 7 years post-call litigation experience and knowledge of the anti-corruption and human rights fields; a strong commitment to human rights, transparency and accountability;
- Demonstrated ability to think legally, analytically, strategically and effectively; excellent written and oral communication skills in English;
- Capacity to appropriately plan and prioritize and to manage multiple demands efficiently; ability to defend and explain complex issues and positions to staff and to advocate on these positions externally; and strong interpersonal skills to work collaboratively within and outside the organization.
Salaries and Benefits: Competitive but subject to experience
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should please submit a letter of interest, resume, and a short writing sample to: NGO Vacancy
Application Deadline: Please apply immediately or by 15, January, 2019