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Legal Expert

African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP)

AFIDEP seeks to recruit three senior positions to provide technical oversight and strategic leadership for an upcoming USAID-funded programme on Strengthening Parliament’s Role in Malawi’s Development. One of the positions is the Legal Expert, details outlined below:

The Legal Expert will lead in providing technical assistance to the legal division of the national assembly. S/he will work closely with the Legal Affairs committee and relevant staff to build their capacity for legislative reviews and drafting.

S/he will have the following qualifications and experience:

  1. A minimum of a Masters’ Degree in Law. PhD would be preferred.
    • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience with the legislative drafting process.
    • Demonstrated expertise in parliamentary legislative processes.
    • Prior experience working to strengthen the capacity of parliament on its legislative function.

How to Apply

  • Please send a motivation letter indicating your suitability to this position and a detailed CV which should include three relevant referees to: [email protected] not later than 26 November 2021.
  • Applications should include the title of the position as the subject of the email.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

AFIDEP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.