Lawyers for Human Rights Vacancy announcement

Lawyers for Human Rights would like to invite qualified and competent applicants to apply for the following vacant Post.

1. Cashier

Skill and educational background

Minimum Bachelor Degree in Accounting and Finance, Business Management and related field of study.

Experience:Minimum one (1) years of relevant work experience in finance with handling of cash and related areas.

Prior experience working on accounting work for non-for-profit making organizations as well as governmental project management offices is desirable.
Skills Required:

Fluency in written and spoken English and Amharic.
Knowledge of administrative as well as financial regulations
Excellent analytical and numerical skills
Sharp time management skills
Strong attention to detail
Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data
Ability to manage conflict by herself/himself
Excellent team player
Place of work: Addis Ababa

Number Required:1

2. Project Accountant

Skill and educational background

BA degree in Accounting, Finance, Management, or other relevant subject
At least 4 years’ experience and a minimum of 2 years project related work experience
CSO/NGO experience has a plus advantage.
Good written and spoken English.
Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in changing situations.
Experience in using accounting software (QuickBooks, Peachtree,) is a requirement.
Ability to manage filing systems quickly and systematically.
Use of excel, word processing, email is a requirement.
Place of work: Addis Ababa

Salary: Negotiable

3. Project Officer

Job Summary:
The position holder will be responsible for the day-to-day coordination of the project and interventions. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently (autonomously with loose supervision) but equally a good team player, has strong administrative and project management skills, as well as the delivery of the project milestones in accordance with the deadlines. The Project officer must have strong communication skills as well as professional interpersonal skills.

Skill and educational background

First degree or master’s in law, or another related field.
Proven experience in project management or project officer positions for a minimum of two (2) years in projects related to human rights advocacy.
Experience in project implementation.
Experience in working with relevant projects from the governmental and non-governmental institutions.
Experience in developing terms of reference, concept notes project proposals, and reports.
Ability to prioritize responsibilities, carries out multiple tasks simultaneously, and meets deadlines.
Ability to work under pressure and with limited supervision in a challenging environment.
Excellent communication skills including written communications.
Fluency in written and spoken English and Amharic languages.
Computer literate (MS Word, Excel) and skills in internet usage.
Excellent documentation skills.
Place of work: Addis Ababa

Salary: Negotiable

  Application way

Interested applicants candidates to submit only a CV and cover letter through email: [email protected] CC: [email protected]

Deadline: 7 days after the opportunity is announced on

Only candidates who fulfil the requirements selected for an interview will be contacted.

“Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!”

Deadline: Jan 18, 2024

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