LEGAL ADVISER IN A HUMAN RIGHTS NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANISATION

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A Human Rights Non-Governmental Organization based in Lagos but with an office in Abuja is seeking highly qualified lawyers for the position of Legal Adviser in its Litigation and Legal Advice Unit.

POSITION: LEGAL ADVISER -ABUJA OFFICE

EDUCATION, RELATED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:

Applicants must have at least: 7 years post-call litigation experience and knowledge of the anticorruption 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 demand 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 lagosngovacancy@gmail.com

Application Deadline: please apply immediately or by 31 July, 2020.