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Legal and Policy Officer

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Fair Trials
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Washington, DC
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Published 20 days ago

Fair Trials is an international NGO that campaigns for fair and equal criminal justice systems. For the past decade, Fair Trials has become a leading contributor to exciting developments in the field of criminal justice across Europe and globally, with innovative and effective campaigns to: protect procedural rights of suspects and defendants and tackle global challenges to human rights protection in criminal cases.

We are now bringing our expertise and the perspectives of our global network of criminal defense lawyers, academics and non-profits to inform the criminal justice reform movement in the USA and Latin America from a new hub in Washington DC. This role will lead our work on US criminal legal system reform and will work closely with colleagues in London and Brussels and with our wider global networks of fair trial defenders.

For full details of the posts, please see the candidate briefing and job description.

Fair Trials is an international NGO that campaigns for fair and equal criminal justice systems. For the past decade, Fair Trials has become a leading contributor to exciting developments in the field of criminal justice across Europe and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Application Deadline
    October 20, 2021
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Compensation

USD 55,000 - USD 65,000
(negotiable for more experienced candidates)

Benefits

$5,000 contribution to Health Insurance Premiums under a Qualified Small Employer HRA


25 days annual leave plus working days between Christmas and New Year if FTA closes.

$5,000 contribution to Health Insurance Premiums under a Qualified Small Employer HRA


25 days annual leave plus working days between Christmas and New Year if FTA closes.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
Washington, DC, USA

How to Apply

For full details of the post and application requirements, please see the candidate briefing and job description available on our website at https://www.fairtrials.org/get-involved?opportunities-to-work-with-us.

To apply for this role, please send a CV and cover letter Identifying how you meet the job description by 12pm on 20 October 2021. Please indicate in the email subject which post you are applying for and where you saw this ad.

For full details of the post and application requirements, please see the candidate briefing and job description available on our website at https://www.fairtrials.org…

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