Consultant – Development of Disaster Risk Profiles for countries in Africa

Job Title: Consultant – Development of Disaster Risk Profiles for countries in Africa

Org. Unit: Policy and Technical Services Department

Duty Station: Remote

Contract type: When Actually Employed Consultant

Duration: 50 days over 5 months 

Reporting to: Acting Director for Policy and Technical Services Department

Application deadline: 23 May 2021

Application process: Interested candidates should click here to apply: Link

Junior Legal & Governance Officer

Job Title: Junior Legal & Governance Officer

Overview

These ToR provide a description of the activities for a Junior Legal/Governance (JLO) position for ARC Ltd.  The role is a full-time position and may be performed remotely, preferably on GMT time-zone business hours.

Junior Legal & Governance Advisor Functions

At the direction of the Senior Legal Officer, the JLO will provide advisory services to support legal and governance functions of ARC Ltd as outlined below:

  • Support the Senior Legal Officer legal functions for ARC Ltd.
  • Support all internal legal and governance affairs for the ARC Ltd Member States and the Board of Directors/Committees.
  • Manage legal/governance archiving and document production.
  • Draft contracts, insurance policies, internal, Board and Committee documents required for the effective governance and legal functions of ARC Ltd.
  • Provide oral and written input in a timely fashion to ensure Company legal advice is coordinated with ARC Agency legal team workplan and tasks.

Salary & Travel

  • Competitive Salary for African Union institutions.
  • Travel and business expenses covered.
  • Partial reimbursement of health insurance expenses.

Experience/Requirements

  • Required work experience, 3-5 years working for or with African multi-lateral institutions such as the African Union, AfDB, or other.
  • Educational requirement: Law degree, license to practice in one or more jurisdictions. Masters degree (LLM) in International, Development, or Cooperation Law – or similar program, preferable.
  • Language requirements: native/fluent in English and French. Native/fluent in Arabic preferable.

For more information, please contact Dr. Timothy Nielander, tnielander@ltd.arc.int.  (See www.africanriskcapacity.org for more information.)