The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), the National Contact for Transparency International (TI), the leading international NGO devoted to combating corruption is seeking a suitably qualified person to fill the vacant position of Advocacy and Legal Advice (ALAC) Officer.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

i. Ensure that ALAC provides client-friendly, professional and quality legal advice and guidance to victims and witnesses of corruption
ii. Ensure all cases receive adequate legal advice and/or are followed to secure redress from appropriate state/private institutions
iii. Oversee the systematic collection of ALAC complaints to update ALAC Database
iv. Analyse ALAC information and carry out advocacy for reforms
v. Design and carry out public sensitizations and mobile ALACs
vi. Develop and maintain close working relationship with key partners
vii. Organise Review Committee/Stakeholder meetings

Qualification, Experience and Skills
The qualified candidate must have at least First Degree in Law with minimum of 3-5 years working experience. Good interpersonal and communication skills, computer literacy, knowledge of and experience in governance issues, anti-corruption advocacy, project proposal writing and fund raising are fundamental requirements. Experience in development work and human rights advocacy will be an added advantage.

How to Apply
Interested Applicants should forward a letter of application setting out their Knowledge, Skills and Abilities and a CV of not more than 3 pages and the names and contact details of 2 referees to:

The Executive Director
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC)

The subject of the mail should read: ALAC OFFICER

Please, no telephone or personal enquiries will be entertained. The deadline for receipt of all applications is Sunday, August 14th, 2016. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview. Successful applicant should be ready to resume immediately.

Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC)
Address: No. 16, House 3, P.O.W. Mafemi Crescent, Off Solomon Lar way,
Behind Chida Hotel Near Daily Trust Newspaper,
Utako District, Abuja-Nigeria.
Twitter: CISLAC Nigeria
GSM: +234-8033844646 , +2347034118266
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) is a non-governmental, non-profit, advocacy, information sharing, research, and capacity building organisation. Its mission is to strengthen the link between civil society and the legislature through advocacy and capacity building for civil society groups and policy makers on legislative processes and governance issues.


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