Vacancy in UNICEF: Legal Affairs Specialist, Copenhagen
Vacancy in UNICEF: Legal Affairs Specialist, P-3, Office of Executive Director, Copenhagen. The fundamental mission of UNICEF is to promote the rights of every child, everywhere, in everything the organization does — in programs, in advocacy and in operations. The equity strategy, emphasizing the most disadvantaged and excluded children and families, translates this commitment to children’s rights into action.
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will must have a minimum of a post-graduate university law degree (for example. Ll. B post-graduate; Ll.M.; J.D.) in a relevant field of law (e.g. international law, commercial law); and must have excellent research, legal writing and drafting skills.
Should have a minimum of five (5) years' professional experience as a lawyer practicing in a relevant field including as in-house counsel, a law firm, a government and/or an international organization’s legal office. Prior experience in the UN system is an asset
Fluency in English is required. Proficiency in Spanish and/or Portuguese is highly desirable.
Application close: Oct 04 2022 Romance Daylight Time