Job opening: Associate Editor in the Legal Research Unit

Date : Sunday, 20 November, 2022
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The Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression is announcing about “Associate Editor in the legal research unit” vacancy, according to the following criteria and requirements:

Required experience and skills:

  • Previous experience in editing position papers, statements, legal research reports and legislative analysis.
  • Previous experience in the legal research field.
  • University degree in one of the following fields: law, political and social sciences.
  • Proficiency in research writing and editing with both Arabic and English.
  • Literacy of provisions and charters of international law, and international and regional mechanisms for human rights.
  • Previous experience in the human rights field is preferred.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Write and edit the publications of papers, statements and legislative analysis.
  • Prepare the draft legislations and explanatory notes, aligned with the principles of human rights.
  • Prepare relevant reports and files of international human rights protection mechanisms.
  • Communicate with legislators, and relevant civil society organizations.

About the position:

  • Working full-time 6 hours daily, 5 days weekly.
  • There will be a probationary period at least 3 months before being appointed.
  • Salary is determined based on previous experience, and wage structure in AFTE.

 

How to apply:

All applicants must send an updated CV in PDF format with samples of legal researches written or edited by them and write “ Associate Editor in the Legal Research Unit” in the email subject to: [email protected]

 

* Please note that there will be a one-hour written test immediately followed by the interview as a part of the selection process.

 

Closing date: December 7th, 2022