Vacancy for EHRAC Legal Team Assistant-24 months


EHRAC Legal Team Assistant-24 months FTC

Faculty of Professional & Social Sciences

Company:  MU Services Ltd
Location:  Hendon
Starting Salary:  £28,737 to £32,010 per annum
Grade:  Grade 5
Contract Type:  Fixed Term - 24 months
Hours per Week:  35.5
Date Posted:  Thursday 19 August 2021
Closing Date:  Sunday 19 September 2021
Reference:  LAW151
Job Details:    Job Description    

 

The European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC) is an independent legal centre based at Middlesex University within the School of Law. We work in partnership with NGOS and human rights lawyers in Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Ukraine and Azerbaijan jointly litigating at the European Court of Human Rights to seek redress for victims of gross human rights violations and challenge impunity. 

We are seeking a Legal Team Assistant who will be responsible for providing day-to-day support for the litigation work carried out by EHRAC in partnership with legal teams of partner NGOs in our target region. They will also be responsible for providing day-to day administrative support to the team, organising logistics for travel and events (including remote events). 

The role is central to EHRAC and requires exceptional organisational and communication skills and an interest in litigation practice at the European Court of Human Rights . Native or advanced Russian and fluent English are essential.

If you wish to discuss the job in further detail please contact ehrac@mdx.ac.uk 

Interviews will take place week commencing 27 September.

We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates who are underrepresented in this area. All recruitment decisions will be based on merit.

 

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