The Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC; www.coalitionfortheicc.org), a program of the World Federalist Movement-Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP), is recruiting a Program Assistant for its international secretariat in The Hague, The Netherlands. The CICC includes 2,500 civil society organizations in 150 different countries working in partnership to strengthen international cooperation with the ICC; ensure that the Court is fair, effective and independent; make justice both visible and universal; and advance stronger national laws that deliver justice to victims of war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide. The ICC is the only permanent Court with the mandate to bring to justice individuals who commit the most serious violations of international humanitarian law, namely genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.
Reporting to the Director of Programs, the successful applicant will assist with office and program administration.
This position requires native or near native language capabilities in English; strong oral and written skills; office experience; the ability to work under pressure; a willingness to learn; and an affinity with the CICC’s mission.
The responsibilities of the Program Assistant will include but are not limited to:
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
We are interested in applicants whose studies were related to Administration, Management and/or other relevant fields; International Relations, Political Science, Human Rights, or Law.
Please apply by 20 January by sending a cover letter and CV by email to [email protected] with the subject header, “[First and last name] - Hague Program Assistant”.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis; therefore it is advised to send in applications early. Short-listed candidates will be invited for a telephone/Skype interview. Due to the great number of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
NO phone inquiries please.
The WFM-IGP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer strongly committed to hiring and retaining diverse and internationally representative interns