Office of Legal Affairs invites applications for the post of legal officer at New York for the posting period of 29 October, 2015 to 27 December, and 2015. The Legal Officer will report to the Principal Legal Officer and the Director of the General Legal Division.
Educational Qualification: Advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in international law. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
Work Experience: A minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in the practice of law, including legal analysis, research and writing. Experience in providing comprehensive general legal services as a legal officer in the legal office of an intergovernmental organization is required. Experience in dealing with issues related to white collar crimes, such as fraud and corruption is required. Admission to the practice of law in the Member State of the candidate’s nationality or in another Member State of the United Nations is required.
How to apply
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