|** New Employment Opportunity at KHRP **|
|Friday, 02 July 2010 11:36|
The Kurdish Human Rights Project is pleased to announce a new vacancy for a Legal Officer/Legal Director (MATERNITY COVER – one year contract beginning mid-October).
The responsibilities of the successful candidate for the Legal Officer/Legal Director position will include conducting European Convention cases, directing the work of the KHRP legal team and co-ordinating with partners in the region, attending European Court hearings in Strasbourg and making recommendations on KHRP legal strategy. The role will also involve making full use of other international human rights mechanisms, including the ILO, OSCE, UN, European Social Charter and ECJ. Other responsibilities will include participating in the planning of trial observations and fact-finding missions, as well as taking the lead in preparing training programmes in the region.
Please note that interviews are to begin 22 July 2010.