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Legal Adviser Vacancy in a Human Rights and Anti-corruption NGO


A Human Rights and Anti-corruption Non-governmental Organization located in Lagos requires the services of suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Legal Adviser

Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • We are seeking highly qualified lawyers for the position of Legal Adviser in our Litigation and Legal Advice Unit.

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;
  • 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.
  • 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;

Salaries and Benefits
Competitive but subject to experience

Deadline: 15th January, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit a Letter of interest, Resume and a short writing sample to: lagosngovacancy@gmail.com

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