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043-2-47734-4 SCB มูลนิธิกองทุนไทย (Thai Fund Foundation)

Senior Lawyer, Bangkok (Thai National)


Organization : IJM Foundation
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 17 Dec 2018
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Deadline : 7 / January / 2019

Senior Lawyer, Bangkok (Thai National) 


Location:  Bangkok, Thailand

Start Date:  ASAP

Compensation:  Competitive salary with benefits


The Mission

International Justice Mission (IJM) is a global organization that protects the vulnerable from violence by partnering with government authorities to rescue victims, bring criminals to justice, restore survivors, and strengthen criminal justice systems so they protect the vulnerable from violence and abuse long-term.  IJM is a global team of lawyers, social workers and other professionals.  IJM has 17 field offices across the globe, including multiple offices in Southeast Asia.


IJM has worked in northern Thailand through IJM’s Chiang Mai field office (FO) since 2000, partnering with government authorities on hill tribe Thai citizenship cases and cases of sexual violence against children.  In 2017, IJM started a new field office in Bangkok and in 2018 IJM Foundation was established to provide support to Thai authorities to eliminate labor trafficking and forced labor from the Thai fishing and seafood industries.  IJM Foundation lawyers, fieldworkers, social workers and other professionals will support Thai law enforcement, social services, prosecutors and the courts to identify and prosecute cases of forced labor and labor trafficking crimes and restore labor trafficking survivors to safety and strength.


The Need

IJM Foundation is seeking a Senior Lawyer to help us secure justice for victims of forced labor and hold accountable perpetrators of forced labor and human trafficking crimes. The position is responsible for managing a caseload of criminal cases in Thailand, managing team goals and priorities, setting a standard of excellent preparation and performance, hard work, empathy, the highest ethical standards, and liaising with government officials.


The qualified candidate will be a smart, motivated, analytical, and talented high-achieving Thai lawyer with 3-5 years’ experience of legal practice in criminal court, a corporate legal department or as a litigator at a private law firm or NGO.  The successful candidate will have exceptional written and spoken English language skills and a passion to protect the poor and vulnerable from violence by using their legal skills.  The position is based in Bangkok, Thailand and may require travel within Thailand or internationally. This position reports to Foundation Deputy Director, Bangkok.












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Contact :

ผู้จัดการโปรเจค / Project manager