We're recruiting a Legal Officer


Please note that the application deadline has now passed.

Trustee recruitment

Working closely with the Legal Policy Coordinator and other members of the ENS Secretariat, the Legal Officer will work on projects addressing a wide range of issues relating to people affected by statelessness and nationality problems in Europe. They will update and develop ENS’ Statelessness Index and Statelessness Case Law Database, support delivery of our programme of strategic litigation activities, liaise with ENS members and partners across Europe, conduct legal research and analysis, carry out human rights advocacy, and support training programmes

This is a full-time 18-month fixed-term post with a salary of £28,162 per annum. To learn more about the role please download the full role description and person specification (pdf).

How to apply

Candidates should read the role description and send a completed application form with a recent example of written work (ideally a legal or policy document) to info@statelessness.eu no later than Thursday 13 January 2022 (9am UK time), stating “Legal Officer” in the subject heading. For questions about the role, contact ENS Legal Policy Coordinator, Patricia Cabral (patricia.cabral@statelessness.eu).

Candidates are also encouraged to fill out an Equality and diversity form. Your co-operation in completing this form is greatly appreciated, but not mandatory. Any information you provide is treated in strictest confidence and does not form part of your application.

Interviews are scheduled to be conducted on Friday 21 January 2022.