Program Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean
Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights – Washington, DC
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights is accepting applications for an immediate opening for a Program Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean within its advocacy and litigation program.
The Program Officer will work with the Partners for Human Rights Programs Director and Managing Attorney to develop and implement advocacy and capacity-building programs on human rights in Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as support strategic litigation on human rights cases in the region. Primary thematic areas of work will include protecting civil and political participation, combating discrimination in access to citizenship, as well as ending gender-based violence and violence based on sexual orientation and gender identity.
We are receiving applications on a rolling basis and the start date will be June 1. This is a full-time position funded through December 2016 and may be subject to extension depending on funding availability. Salary commensurate with work experience. Authorization to work in the U.S. required. If interested please e-mail a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and three references to: email@example.com , with the subject line: Program Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean.
No calls please. Thank you for your interest.
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