The ODIHR – OSCE Office for the Democratic Institutions and Human Rights is offering a position as Rule of Law Officer based in Warsaw, Poland. Among the duties of this position is to conduct research, analysis, and assessments on rule of law issues with a particular focus on judicial reform. Among the duties of this position is furthermore to monitor rule of law developments in the OSCE region, particularly in the countries where the ODIHR carries out programmes. The successful applicant will also develop, implement and evaluate ODIHR projects and activities on selected rule of law issues. Eligible candidates must hold a University degree in Law. A minimum of six years of professional work experience are needed to qualify for this vacancy. To succeed in this job vacancy fluency is necessary in English; knowledge of Russian would be an asset. Apply until 8. October 2016.
Rights Watch (UK) is hiring a qualified Human Rights Officer located in London. He/She will be carrying out in depth research across the programmes of work. Additionally the successful candidate will keep the team informed of relevant issues and developments across the programmes of work. Also the successful candidate will produce blog posts and comment on social media. She/He will have a postgraduate qualification in international human rights or international law. At least 2 – 3 years’ experience in a similar role are required to apply for this position. To apply for this position fluency is required in English. The deadline for this vacancy is 12. September 2016.
Women’s Link Worldwide is accepting applications for the position as Senior Attorney. The successful candidate will design, coordinate, and execute projects according to the organization’s strategic plan and working methodologies. The tasks of this position additionally include to conduct legal research and write high quality legal documents. The tasks of this position also include to collaborate with the organization’s communications officers to build and execute alliances, networks, and social mobilization strategies. Required to apply is a Law degree. A minimum of 5 years of work experience are needed to qualify for this vacancy. To succeed in this job vacancy fluency is necessary in English. Knowledge of French, Swahili, or Spanish is also desirable. Apply until 15. September 2016.
Open Society Foundations is offering a position as Program Officer based in New York, US. The successful candidate will determine key leverage points in the higher education landscape. Among the duties of this position is furthermore to research new areas of potential work and identify partners who share OSF’s vision. The tasks of this position additionally include to assess the technical, organizational and financial capacity of potential partners. Eligible candidates must hold a relevant degree/equivalent years of experience; background in education technology. 7-10 years of relevant experience are needed to qualify for this vacancy. To succeed in this job vacancy fluency is necessary in English. The deadline for this vacancy is 29. September 2016.