Defending the
Human Right
to a
Fair Trial

Opportunities To Work With Us

Like many charities Fair Trials relies on the support of volunteers to do its work. These positions at Fair Trials have a massive impact on the charitable work we do and are an opportunity to gain an excellent insight into our work and develop extensive professional skills.


Legal and Communications Assistant

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to support the work of the Chief Executive. This role is ideal for an ambitious, bright and outgoing legal or human rights graduate who is an excellent communicator with a commitment to human rights and criminal justice. The role combines a range of duties, including legal research and drafting, communications, coordination and administration. The successful candidate will need a strong sense of personal initiative and a desire to learn and to take on a wide range of responsibilities.

The post of is full time and will be based in Fair Trials’ office in London (with potential for infrequent travel). You will work actively with other members of Fair Trials’ staff team and will report directly to the Chief Executive.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter electronically to [email protected]no later than 17:00 (CET) on Sunday 20 August 2017. Applications received after this will not be considered. Please clearly include your name and “Legal and Communications Assistant” in the subject field of the email.

For more information on the post and how to apply, please read the Job Description and the Candidate Briefing.