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Reference: 73791

Date Added: 19 December 2019
Closing Date: 20 January 2020

Job Title: Legal Policy Officer

Working For: European Network on Statelessness

Location: London

Salary: £26,000 per annum (35 hours per week)

Job Details

We are seeking a Legal Policy Officer to support our law and policy development work, help deliver our strategic litigation work, develop our relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders, and help us fulfil our mission to protect stateless people and end statelessness in Europe.

This is a one-year full-time fixed-term post based at the ENS Secretariat in London. To learn more about the post please download the full role description and person specification - https://www.statelessness.eu/sites/www.statelessness.eu/files/ENS-LPO-Recruitment-Pack-Dec_2019.pdf 

The European Network on Statelessness (ENS) is a civil society alliance of over 140 non-governmental organisations, academics, community organisationsand individual experts in 41countries, committed to addressing statelessness in Europe. Everyone has the right to a nationality. We believe this must be respected and that the human rights of people who lack a nationality –stateless people –must be protected. We are dedicated to working with stateless people in Europe to advocate for their rights. We aim to reach our goals through law and policy development, awareness-raising, and capacity-building.

Closing Date: 20 January 2020

Interview/Start Dates

Deadline for applications: 9am (GMT)

Interviews will be conducted on Tuesday 28 January 2020.

Application Details

Candidates should send a Curriculum Vitae, a detailed Personal Statement (fully addressing all the criteria in the person specification and a writing sample in English (max. 1000 words) to info@statelessness.eu stating Legal Policy Officer in the subject heading.

For questions about the role contact Nina Murray (ENS Head of Policy & Research):

Website: https://www.statelessness.eu/

Additional Notes