ICRC Delegation in Japan is looking for a talented Legal Intern, who will work under Regional Legal Adviser for Southeast Asia and Japan. Legal Intern provides professional services including IHL implementation, integration, and dissemination measures. Successful candidate of Legal Intern will enjoy broad experiences of IHL area at a humanitarian / international organization.
This position is responsible:
It is expected that the internship opportunity will benefit both the intern and the ICRC. The intern will be able to learn from and have experience with the ICRC, particularly on IHL-related works unique to the ICRC, before pursuing professional career in the area of IHL or with humanitarian organizations. The ICRC will be able to receive support from the intern primarily on IHL-related works. The intern is expected to undertake a variety of assignments, including carrying out research on specific thematic issues related to IHL as well as domestic legislation relevant to IHL, and reviewing legal documents, both in Japanese and in English. The intern also provides support to contribute to the preparation of IHL-related events and meetings, including preparing draft reports and minutes of meetings that is planned to take place in Japan and Asia Pacific.
Detail of responsibilities are described in the Function and Job Description (from URL): https://jp.icrc.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/TOK-Internship_Programme_2022_Legal_Intern_final.pdf
Excellent oral and written English and Japanese skills.
※Language skill is required to be specified in application form.
a). Application documents screening
b). 1st phase interview and written test / assignment
c). 2nd phase interview and panel screening
※ additional procedure can be applied depending on the results.
※ Candidates who passed each step will be contacted for next step.
1. Curriculum Vitae (English and Japanese)
2. Cover letter in English indicating motivation for applying to Legal Intern
3. Brief English writing sample
4. Diploma or ID Information (修了証or身分証明書)
※Application documents shall be submitted from this web entry form only.
※Insufficient documentation or late submission will not be accepted.
※It is requested to specify your English skill level in this form.
東京都港区赤坂１-11-36 レジデンスバイカウンテス 320
• 就業時間：9:00-18:00 又は 8:00-17:00 (休憩1時間)、実働８時間/日、週40時間労働制