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Ali Noah Fund Officer

Lawyers for Justice in Libya

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Posted over 30 days ago...

Join LFJL as a Part-Time Ali Nouh Fund Officer to Empower Human Rights Defenders in Libya

Overview

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£27500 - £33000

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London, UK or Remote

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In-person- London United Kingdom

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Expires at anytime

Organisation Summary:

Lawyers for Justice in Libya (LFJL) is an impactful non-profit organization, striving for a Libyan society rooted in human rights and the rule of law. With a passionate commitment to justice, LFJL facilitates advocacy, accountability, transitional justice, and capacity-building, all grounded in rigorous independent research. This is a unique chance to be part of a team dedicated to making a meaningful difference in Libya's human rights landscape.

Role Summary:

  • Support human rights defenders at risk due to their activities.
  • Develop long-term plans for assistance recipients.
  • Expand the fund to aid more individuals in need.

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Law, International Relations, Politics, Social Care, or a related field.
  • At least two years of relevant professional experience.
  • Proficient in case management and ethical engagement with vulnerable individuals.
  • Robust network within humanitarian response and human rights sectors.
  • Demonstrated experience in dealing empathetically with vulnerable people.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to multitask, plan effectively, and work under pressure.
  • Experience in coordination and logistical support.
  • Adaptability, patience, and discretion.
  • Initiative, commitment, and accountability.
  • Fluency in Arabic and English.

Remuneration:

£27,500 - £33,000 per annum (full-time equivalent).

Application Process Details:

  • Submit CV and cover letter via email to [email removed - click apply for more details].
  • Include two referees relevant to this role.
  • Apply early - applications reviewed on a rolling basis.

Additional Information:

For UK-based applicants, proof of right to work is required prior to starting the role.

The organisation - Lawyers for Justice in Libya (LFJL) is a Libyan and international independent non-governmental organisation, committed to achieving justice and respect for human rights in Libya. Our vision is of a Libya which embodies the values and principles of human rights and the rule of law and is a society committed to justice. We seek justice in Libya through advocacy and outreach, accountability, transitional justice initiatives and capacity building, underpinned by our own independent research. The role - We are currently seeking a hard-working individual to work as a part-time Ali Nouh Fund Officer. This role will be dedicated to supporting human rights defenders who find themselves in danger as a result of their work. As the fund’s Officer, you will be at the heart of supporting recipients of support from the fund, working with them to devise a longer-term plan, and help to grow the fund to enable it to support more human rights defenders at risk. Job requirements - Bachelors degree in Law, International Relations, Politics, Social Care or a related subject is required. Minimum of two years of relevant professional experience is required. Experience in case management and understanding of ethical engagement with vulnerable persons. Strong network and understanding of the humanitarian response, human rights groups and referral mechanisms for cases based on individual needs. Demonstrable experience in working with vulnerable persons in an empathetic and respectful way is essential. Strong communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with partners and colleagues are essential. Proven ability to multi-task and meet deadlines effectively, including excellent planning and organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure. Experience coordinating and providing logistical support. Flexible, patient and adaptive to changing circumstances and requirements. Discretion and confidentiality is essential. Takes initiative, meets commitments, and accepts responsibility for actions and for work. Languages Excellent oral and written communication skills in Arabic and English are required. Benefits - Remuneration: £27,500 - £33,000 p.a. full-time equivalent. Applications details - Please email a copy of your CV and a brief cover letter stating why you are suitable for this position to [email removed - click apply for more details]. Please also include the names and contact details of two referees who can speak to your experience in a similar role. You are encouraged to apply early as we will review applications and conduct first round interviews on a rolling basis. Additional Information - If applying to work from the UK, you will need to have a right to work in the UK before the commencement of the role and may be asked for the relevant documents when you are invited to interview or when a formal offer is made.

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