Associate Human Rights Officer

Employer Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
Deadline 1. February 2019
Type Temporary
Location Cambodia
Level Entry-level (0-2 years experience required)


Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is hiring a qualified Associate Human Rights Officer located in Phnom-Penh.

He/She monitors, documents and reports on the human rights situation in Cambodia.

Additionally the successful candidate researches and collects information pertaining to human rights matters, including their gender dimensions from a variety of data sources (e.g. communications, publications, the press) to keep abreast of issues/events and provide up-to-date information; assists in the analysis and dissemination of information as relevant.

Also the successful candidate drafts a variety of reports and correspondence relating to human rights matters, in particular in relation with UN coordination mechanisms at country level.

She/He will have an advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in law, political science, international relations, social sciences or related field.

A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience in human rights, political affairs, international relations, law or closely related area are required to apply for this position.

To apply for this position fluency is required in English.

The deadline for this vacancy is 1. February 2019.

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