Junior Legal Researcher

Junior Legal Researcher
Employer: Legal Agenda
Deadline for applications: Monday, February 23, 2015
Contract:
Location: Beirut
Working area: Lebanon
Job Description

 The Legal Agenda, Lebanese association who has created in 2010 the first specialized media in Lebanon, targeting mainly judiciary, is looking for Junior Legal Researcher to be a part of the EU funded project “The independence of the judiciary in Lebanon: a social priority” team. The project aims to introduce the independence of judiciary in the general debate, increase the general knowledge about the judicial problems and remedies and empower actors able to guarantee the independence of judiciary.

This is a full time position.

 Responsabilities :

 

  • Compilation of data
  • Documentary research
  • Assisting the experts in the preparation of the contents (draft laws, reports, papers for the LA special issues)
  • Participating in the animation of the seminars, debates and workshops.

 

Qualifications and skills :

 

-          Degree in Law

-          Good knowledge of the legal, social, political and historical context in Lebanon and Arab countries

-          Good understanding of international judicial standards

-          Sound communication skills, including the ability to write in clear and concise manner

-          Relevant experience in legal research and report writing

-          Excellent command of Arabic, English and French with proven writing and editing skills 

-          Ability to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality

  • contents (draft laws, reports, papers for the LA special issues)
  • Participating in the animation of the seminars, debates and workshops.

 

Qualifications and skills :

 

-          Degree in Law

-          Good knowledge of the legal, social, political and historical context in Lebanon and Arab countries

-          Good understanding of international judicial standards

-          Sound communication skills, including the ability to write in clear and concise manner

-          Relevant experience in legal research and report writing

-          Excellent command of Arabic, English and French with proven writing and editing skills

-          Ability to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality

-          Ability to engage with various stakeholders

-          Take part in team meetings

 

How to Apply:

 

Please e-mail a copy of your CV and cover letter detailing your suitability for the role to 

Experience required: Education degree: Masters Degree Field of education:
Languages
Arabic: Excellent English: Excellent French: Excellent
Period:
Salary: Pay will be determined subject to the experience and qualifications of the applicant.
Submission guidelines:
Cover letter required? Yes
Contact information
Nawal Traboulsi
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