Assistant Programme/Legal Officer at Kituo Cha Sheria (KITUO)

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Assistant Programme/Legal Officer at Kituo Cha Sheria (KITUO)

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Experience

1 Year

Employee type

Full Time

Position

Entry Level

Offer Salary

Attractive

Job Description

Support fundraising efforts of the programme

Key duties and responsibilities include: 

  • Assist the Programme/Legal Officer – Forced Migration Programme in developing reports, plans, project proposals and budgets as well as setting targets, monitoring and evaluating departmental
  • Provide effective legal aid and support services to refugee and host communities within Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps.
  • Mobilize refugee and host communities to engage with state and non-state actors so as to advocate for their rights as provided under national and international law
  • Support appropriate public relations strategies designed to promote KITUO’s image and relations with all stakeholders.
  • Represent KITUO in partner meetings in Dadaab and Kakuma for enhanced protection for refugees
  • Provide support to KITUO refugee paralegals in Dadaab and Kakuma and incentive workers in the legal inclusion programming
  • Prepare monthly and annual
  • Support fundraising efforts of the programme

Minimum Qualifications and Training:

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Laws with relevant training and practical experience in refugee law and protection. Admission to the Bar will be an added advantage.

Relevant Experience:

  • The successful candidate must demonstrate a track record of success in refugee protection, community work and community organizing for a period of for a minimum of one (1) year.

Skills: 

  • Must be proactive with strong communication, interpersonal and influential skills. Good working knowledge of modern information, communication and technology systems (tech savvy). Must have experience working with communities and development partners and a team player. The candidate must be willing to work in humanitarian settings.
 

Method of Application

Please send, deliver and email written applications including a detailed curriculum vitae and copies of relevant testimonials with telephone number, email address and current remuneration. The applications should be addressed to:

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

KITUO CHA SHERIA – LEGAL ADVICE CENTRE.

OLE ODUME ROAD OFF ARWINGS KODHEK ROAD

P.O. BOX 7483-00300

NAIROBI

 Email your application to: hr@kituochasheria.or.ke

The application must reach us on or before 26th February 2024. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 


 

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