Middle Level Lawyer

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Middle Level Lawyer

  • Post Date:May 15, 2021
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Non Governmental
Job Description

Local Law-Based Organisation seeks experienced Lawyer

Job summary

The position is responsible for offering legal services to a diverse range of beneficiaries, producing high quality research and publications, and working as part of a team, and with minimal supervision.

This job opening is on a fixed term. The lawyer will be based in Manicaland.

Key responsibilities and qualities

  • Provide legal advice on human rights cases;
  • Represent clients in litigation at all levels, including criminal law;
  • Be able to carry out research and build strong public interest cases;
  • Able to draft and finalise pleadings with minimum supervision;
  • Undertake high quality research and contribute to publications;
  • Provide regular reports on cases being handled;
  • Able to work in a team of dynamic lawyers;
  • Committed to the advancement of human rights;
  • Willing to work long hours and after-hours;
  • Able to travel around the country including to remote areas;
  • Knowledge on the contents of the new Constitution;
  • Computer literate.

Requirements

  • Hold a minimum of a LLB degree and registered to practice law in Zimbabwe;
  • At least 3 years working experience.

To apply

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements are required to submit their curriculum vitae, academic transcript, samples of research undertaken, together with a covering letter outlining their suitability for the position, date on which they would be able to assume responsibilities if selected, and anticipated salary to [email protected]

No chancers! Only shortlisted candidates and those who provide all the above information, will be contacted.

Deadline: 23 May 2021