Indonesia Legal Fellowship Program in Depok

Justice Without Borders (JWB) is inviting applications for an Indonesia-based Legal Fellowship position. This position includes a stipend and will focus on supporting JWB’s case work, stakeholder development, and cross-border case management operations. The position is available starting immediately. Minimum 6-month commitment, with 12-month commitment preferred. Office location is Depok, near Universitas Indonesia.

About Justice Without Borders

JWB is a regional not-for-profit organisation that seeks to advance cross-border access to justice for victims of labour exploitation and human trafficking, even after they return home. Focusing on building access to civil and administrative remedies, JWB’s work covers key destination and source countries in the Asia-Pacific region. Strategically, JWB develops the knowledge, know-how and networks needed to make access to justice a reality for migrant workers, no matter where they happen to be.

Learn more via social media or www.forjusticewithoutborders.org.

Position Description

The Graduate Legal Fellow will engage in legal projects, case litigation, and operations.

Fellows will also gain hands-on experience in :

  • Fact-finding skills.
  • Managing real migrant worker cases
  • Practicing skills and experience (not limited to interviewing clients and evidence collection)
  • Facilitating training with local communities
  • Working with legal practitioners from Singapore and Hong Kong

Requirements for prospective Fellows:

  • Full-time
  • Law graduates are preferred and strongly encouraged to apply
  • Fluency in English, with strong written and verbal skills
  • Able to work in a team
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to work with multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Interest and skills in translation between English and Bahasa is mandatory
  • Fellows are required to bring/use their own laptop during the fellowship program

To apply please send your CV, cover letter, and an English writing sample of no more than 10 pages before 6th March 2020 to: salsa@forjusticewithoutborders.org