Job Opportunities CFJ is hiring!

Thank you for your interest in joining the Clooney Foundation for Justice team! Please see below for details on our current opportunities and direct all application materials and inquiries to employment@cfj.org.

General Counsel

We are seeking a General Counsel to serve as chief legal officer and advisor. This individual will protect CFJ’s reputation, name, and human and financial resources, and programs. The General Counsel will proactively identify and mitigate legal risk to protect CFJ from undue legal exposure, liability, and financial loss while supporting and furthering CFJ’s mission and strategic vision. The General Counsel will provide legal guidance to the CFJ financial officer, leadership team, and Co-Presidents, and will act as an advisor on all operations and major initiatives, including risk and governance, labor law, contracts, intellectual property, insurance, program activities, data privacy and security, and general 501(c)(3) governance.  Click here to read the full description and learn how to apply.

Finance Manager

We are seeking an exceptionally organized and detail-oriented individual to join our dynamic team as a full-time Finance Manager to support our financial systems and infrastructure during an exciting period of organizational growth. This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-career nonprofit finance professional keen to hone their skills at young international human rights organization and excited by the prospect of building and improving financial infrastructure as CFJ continues to scale internationally. Click here to read the full description and learn how to apply.

Senior Program Manager, WJW

We are seeking a Senior Program Manager for the Waging Justice for Women initiative to help support the development and growth of our work in Africa and globally, collaborating closely with CFJ’s local and regional partners. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced manager and professional with a commitment to promoting the rights of women and girls through data-driven legal advocacy and feminist coalition building. Click here to read the full description and learn how to apply.

Senior Legal Program Manager, WJW

We are seeking a Senior Legal Program Manager for the Waging Justice for Women initiative to help lead our regional strategic litigation work in Africa, collaborating closely with CFJ’s local and regional partners. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced African lawyer with a commitment to promoting the rights of women and girls across the Continent through data-driven legal advocacy and feminist coalition building. Click here to read the full description and learn how to apply.

Legal Program Manager, WJW

We are seeking a Legal Program Manager for the Waging Justice for Women initiative to help support our regional strategic litigation work in Africa, collaborating closely with CFJ’s local and regional partners. This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-level African lawyer with a commitment to promoting the rights of women and girls across the Continent through data-driven legal advocacy and feminist coalition building. Click here to read the full description and learn how to apply.

Our partners at Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute are seeking a TrialWatch Project Director. Click here to learn more about the position and learn how to apply.