IRC Legal Officer Jobs 2021 – Uganda NGO Jobs

IRC Legal Officer Jobs 2021 Uganda NGO Jobs. IRC Uganda looking for “Legal Officer“. Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree may apply on or before 22nd September 2021.

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is a global humanitarian aid, relief, and development nongovernmental organization. Founded in 1933 as the International Relief Association, at the request of Albert Einstein, and changing its name in 1942 after amalgamating with the similar Emergency Rescue Committee, the IRC provides emergency aid and long-term assistance to refugees and those displaced by war, persecution, or natural disaster.

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IRC Legal Officer Jobs 2021

The IRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 12th September 2021 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Legal Officer to be based in Kyegegwa, Uganda.

Recruiter International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Position Legal Officer
Location Kyegegwa, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s degree
Experience Required Minimum 02 (Two) years
Application Deadline 22nd September 2021

IRC Job Vacancy 2021

Job Overview: Under the supervision of Senior Protection Officer, she/he will identify legal needs in the field; provide counseling, information, and legal options. The Legal Officer will be responsible for conducting legal information sessions, legal case management and follow ups, detention facility visits, awareness creation on rights and obligations of refugees under Ugandan Laws. She/he will work with communities particularly Paralegals to ensure access to legal assistance is accessible by all.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree of Law from a recognized university.
  • At least two (2) years of prior professional experience in a similar post, preferably with an international Organization for degree holders. Diploma holders who can provide a significant experience of working with refugee communities and demonstrate an awareness of the challenges in this role may be considered.
  • Belief in human rights including gender equality.
  • Strong communication skills including ability to gain trust and build relationships with new communities.
  • Good understanding of International Human Rights and Refugee Law.
  • Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word and Outlook.
  • Experience in regular report writing.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team, as well as independently.
  • Flexible and able to work in a dynamic and diverse environment.
  • Good standard of spoken and written English language skills essential.

Other Details

  • Requisition ID: req19989
  • Employment Category: Regular
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply IRC Legal Officer Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://rescue.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite……

The Closing Date: 22nd September 2021

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.rescue.org
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