State Program Assistant (Justice)

Vacancy Number:KABUL-2021-055
Title: State Program Assistant (Justice)
Exp.: 2021-06-13-(2 Weeks From now)
Jobs no:1


Organization: U.S Embassy | About U.S Embassy
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:Bachelor level Academic degree in Law or Sharia is required.
Work Experience:Three of progressively responsible legal wor Years


EXPERIENCE: Three years of progressively responsible legal work experience is required with demonstrable experience of at least two years in legal research legislative issues and reporting both oral and written.

JOB KNOWLEDGE: Knowledge of the process of legislative drafting legal research and analysis.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor level Academic degree in Law or Sharia is required.


LANGUAGE: Level IV (fluent) English and Dari proficiency is required. Must have ability to read complex sources in Dari and Pashto and to produce correspondence in Dari.

 ´this may be tested´

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Ability to conduct legislative drafting legal research and analysis. Skilled in common professional software programs such as Microsoft Office suite.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO):  The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race color religion sex national origin age disability political affiliation marital status or sexual orientation.       


All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.

Duties & Responsibilities

The position provides analytical support to our programs and legal research in particular for continuity purposes on legislative initiatives. This adviser would also conduct legal research regarding laws regulations and practices affecting other INL projects (e.g. education NGOs legal service delivery) and conduct routine oversight of our capacity building efforts in the Ministry of Justice Attorney Generals Office and Ministry of Womens Affairs and oversight of the legal aid offices and legal assistance bureaus around the country funded by INL analyzing systems processes and case files on site.

Submission Guideline

All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a local security clearance. To apply for this position applicants must electronically submit the documents listed below to be considered for employment. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible and qualified. To apply for this position click the “Submit Application” button. For more information on how to apply visit the Mission internet site (US Embassy Kabul Website).

Email: US Embassy Kabul Website