Careers

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Expert Consultant in Criminology – EU

Fair Trials is seeking an external expert in criminology for the project “Improving judicial assessment of flight risk” which is part funded by the European Union and runs from 1 June 2022 to 30 April 2024.

The role of the external expert is to support and advise project partners in their research methodology, incorporate a sociological analysis of research findings and develop recommendations that reflect the broader systemic functioning of criminal justice.

Full details of the role can be found in the Job Description.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send a CV and cover letter explaining your relevant experience and including your daily expected remuneration to ilze.tralmaka@fairtrials.net by Friday 3 June, 18:00 CET.

Please note, this role can be performed remotely but the applicant must be based in the European Union.

Finance Officer – Brussels

Fair Trials is a fast growing and dynamic organisation. It is growing not only its income but also its influence in the criminal justice field. The role provides an opportunity for an ambitious, technically strong and outgoing individual to provide financial leadership, advice and support to Fair Trials’ Brussels-based foundation and its charitable activities. The role will require someone who is hands on but also analytical and able to work effectively with financial and non-financial staff both within and outside the organisation.

Reporting to the Financial Controller (London), this will be an important role in ensuring:

  • excellent management of Finance and Operations for the Brussels office in collaboration with the London office;
  • ongoing improvements in all aspects of finance for the entity;
  • good quality grant budgets and reporting are carried out;
  • high quality support for the team in Brussels as required.

Full details of the role can be found in the Job Description.

This is an exciting role with plenty of scope to play a role in contributing to the development of Fair Trials finance function in the future.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send a CV and cover letter identifying how you meet the job description to recruitment@fairtrials.net (include “Finance Officer” in the subject). Please apply as soon as possible as CV’s will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Please note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. We reserve the right to close the role prior to the closing date should a suitable applicant be found, so please submit your application as soon as possible.

Interns and externs – Washington DC

We welcome applications from students who would like to join Fair Trials as an intern or extern. The Americas division of Fair Trials covers work in the United States and Latin America. Please indicate in your application which geographic area you would like to focus on (the US or Latin America). If your preference is to focus on our work in Latin America, please note that we are specifically seeking applicants who speak fluent Spanish and/or Portuguese. English fluency is not required but welcomed.

Interns will be based in our Americas office in Washington DC or choose to work remotely from the US or Latin America. We do not accept any unpaid interns. You must receive funding for an internship (through your school or another public interest funding source) or apply for school credit to extern with Fair Trials.

Apply to be an intern or extern here.