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Current Vacancies 

IRLI Executive Director

Irish Rule of Law International (IRLI) is looking for a dynamic person to take up the role of Executive Director for an initial period of 12 months.

The Executive Director is responsible for the successful leadership and management of IRLI under the direction of the Board of Directors. Responsibilities include implementation of IRLI Strategic Plan 2018-2020, revenue generation, financial management, organisational development, staff and organisation management.

The successful candidate will have a third level qualification in relevant areas of study and at least 5 years’ experience in management positions with progressively more responsibilities. Familiarity with the legal profession in Ireland and experience within the international development sector are a strong advantage.

Closing date for application is Friday the 12th of July 2019.

For more details on the position and on how to apply please refer to this IRLI Executive Director Job Description_Final.






Past Vacancies

IRLI Administration and Accounts Assistant 

IRLI is looking for a part-time Administration and Accounts Assistant to support the financial and administrative work of the charity. Duties include bookkeeping, office administration and provision of support to the administrative and logistic work of IRLI field missions.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 18th of April 2019.

A full job description and details on how to apply can be found here: IRLI Administration and Accounts Assistant_ToR.



Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Programme Lawyer – February 2019

An exciting volunteer opportunity has arisen to work in the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions in Lilongwe, Malawi.

The closing date for applications is Friday 15th February 2019.

Interested candidates can find out more DPP Programme Lawyer ToR Jan 2019.



South Africa Gender Based Violence – August 2018

A vey exciting opportunity has arisen for two experienced, diligent criminal lawyers to join our pilot in Cape Town, South Africa. Learn more here.

Malawi Access to Justice Programme – July 2018

We are currently recruiting for two roles on our Access to Justice programme, working directly with the criminal justice institutions there to ensure access to justice and awareness among vulnerable people in conflict with the law.

Judiciary Programme Lawyer (July 15th)
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Programme Lawyer (July 23rd)