Legal Associate

Job categories Legal
Vacancy code VA/2021/B0040/21870
Department/office OGC, LG, Legal Group
Duty station New York, United States of America
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration 7-months contract with possibility of extension, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.
Application period 03-Jun-2021 to 20-Jun-2021

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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Legal Group

The purpose of the Legal Group is to lead the organization’s legal strategy and practice.  The core functions of the Legal Practice Group are to:

a.       Articulate legal policies and processes; enable operationalization and managerial oversight through appropriate systems and reports; provide corporate advice and guidance; and strengthen the knowledge, skills and career development of legal practitioners.

b.      Enable UNOPS legal and contracting activities to execute the organization’s business strategy.


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This vacancy is closed.


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