Research Associate At Legal Aid Office Karachi

Research Associate At Legal Aid Office Karachi

Job Description:

Primary Job Functions:
Research Associate main primary function is to Summarize Designs, plans, and implements clinical research projects. Participates in and coordinates the protocol and final clinical study report writing efforts. Conducts pre-study, initiation, and interim clinical study monitoring visits. Coordinate activities of clinical site to ensure compliance with protocol and overall clinical objectives.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
The Research Associate will be responsible for the overall implementation of the Project in Karachi District and regional offices of interior Sindh as per the project work plan and proposal. He/she will be responsible for performing the following duties but not limited to:
Monitoring & evaluating the paralegal sessions conducted.
Writing minutes of the sessions attended.
Taking registration and Monitoring the session
Coordination with the trainers and the Jail Staff, Field Officers, Lawyers, Section In charges and Consultants.
Maintaining the Output file with the relevant documents.
Tracking of the legal awareness clinics conducted by the field officer.
Monitoring and compiling the report send by the field officer.
Tracking of mapping activities
Monitoring the progress of the cases
Research on the topic for the consultant.
Proof reading and referencing.
Meeting the concerned University Principal or admin responsible for the seminar.
Perform any other official task assigned by the Senior Management.

Minimum Qualification (BA, LLB, with second Class) preference will be given to Master Graduate with Second class.
Minimum Experience will be 3 to 4 Years in related field.
Required advanced level of English, reading, writing for drafting of various reports, also Ability to speak fluent Urdu is required while speaking fluent Sindhi/Punjabi/Seraiki will be a plus..
Creative, energetic, ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Availability to fly to other cities within Pakistan and Interiors at short notice.
Ability to work well in a team and follow instructions.
Ability to network and liaise with the community.
Online research experience and expertise: the ability to find relevant journal articles/books/newspaper articles from multiple jurisdictions.
Good computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)
Demonstrated flexibility, motivation, and maturity
Willingness to work and live in harsh conditions.

Industry:    Law Firms/Legal
Functional Area:   Legal Affairs
Total Position:  1
Job Type:   Contract (First Shift (Day))
Job Location:   DHA, Karachi, Pakistan
Gender:   Doesn’t Matter
Minimum Education:   Bachelor’s Degree
Degree Title:   BA, LLB, with second Class
Career Level:   Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:   3 Years
Salary Range:   PKR. 30,000 – 35,000/Month
Apply By  : Jan 9, 2016

If you fit the above criteria, please send your CV and apply at:

Legal Aid Society

Author: Legal Aid Society

The Legal Aid Society (LAS) is a not-for-profit organization operating with a mission to connect vulnerable and disempowered end users of justice with effective and expedient services for the delivery of justice. LAS also focuses on improving access to justice for survivors and victims of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) through improving the capacity of critical Criminal Justice System (CJS) actors to respond in such cases. For free legal advice, please call 0800-70806.