Attorney

Full-time

Corruption Watch: Attorney

Opportunity closing date:
Friday, 30 July, 2021
Opportunity type:
Employment

Corruption Watch is a non-profit organization launched in January 2012. We rely on the public to report corruption to us and use the reports as an important source of information to fight corruption and hold leaders accountable for their actions.

Corruption Watch seeks to appoint an Attorney to be based in Braamfontein – Johannesburg.

The purpose of the position is to provide general and legal support through the execution of various duties, including but not limited to: legal research and drafting, case management, drafting submissions on various policy documents including draft bills, investigative work, general administrative work, and assistance with project based deliverables.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Case management, legal drafting and strategic litigation thinking
  • Factual research on specific cases and reports
  • Legal research and writing, including the drafting of opinion pieces
  • Assist with legal projects, campaigns workshops and seminars
  • General administrative assistance to the Legal and Investigations team

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • LLB degree
  • 3 Years minimum legal experience
  • General understanding of the South African political climate
  • Legal research
  • Attention to detail
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Computer skills
  • Administrative and file management skills
  • Consultation skills
  • Stakeholder management skills

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES

  • Good team player
  • Accountable and responsible
  • Self-starter
  • Demonstrate interest in anti-corruption and human rights work
  • Proactive attitude and enthusiasm for CW’s mission and vision
  • Hard Working
  • Good Interpersonal Skills

CV’s may be emailed to: admin@corruptionwatch.org.za

For more about Corruption Watch, refer to www.corruptionwatch.org.za

Location:

Johannesburg