Position: Legal Adviser (Two Positions in Lagos Office)
Job Type: Full-Time
Experience:- 7 Years
Job Field:- Law / Legal
Are you a seasoned legal professional with a passion for human rights, transparency, and accountability? An esteemed human rights non-governmental organization, with offices in Lagos and Abuja, is actively seeking highly qualified lawyers to join its Litigation and Legal Advice Unit as Legal Advisers.
At the forefront of promoting human rights and combating corruption, our organization is committed to making a difference in the legal landscape. With a dynamic team and a strong presence in Lagos and Abuja, we are dedicated to fostering positive change and upholding the values of justice, transparency, and accountability.
Roles and Responsibilities:
As a Legal Adviser, you will play a pivotal role in our Litigation and Legal Advice Unit. Key responsibilities include:
- Providing legal counsel on human rights issues and anticorruption matters.
- Demonstrating a strong commitment to human rights and maintaining transparency in legal processes.
- Thinking legally, analytically, and strategically to address complex legal challenges.
- Effectively communicating legal positions through excellent written and oral skills in English.
- Planning and prioritizing tasks efficiently, managing multiple demands with precision.
- Advocating for complex issues both internally and externally with strong interpersonal skills.
- Minimum of 7 years post-call litigation experience.
- Knowledge of anticorruption and human rights fields.
- Commitment to human rights, transparency, and accountability.
- Analytical thinking and strategic problem-solving abilities.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
- Capacity to defend and explain complex issues to staff and external stakeholders.
- Strong interpersonal skills for collaborative work within and outside the organization.
Salaries and Benefits:
We offer competitive remuneration packages tailored to your experience.
How to Apply;
If you are ready to contribute your legal expertise to a meaningful cause, send your CV to email@example.com. Please use “Legal Adviser Application” as the subject of your email.
Join us in making a difference! Your legal prowess can shape a brighter future.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.