Under the supervision of the Legal Advisor, the Non-profit compliance Intern will assist in all tasks aimed at ensuring the organization’s compliance with relevant U.S. Federal and state law, such as the New York Nonprofit Revitalization Act, and IRS and OFAC regulations, as well as domestic laws of countries where ICTJ has operations.
For this internship program, ICTJ seeks individuals currently enrolled in a relevant law school program who are highly motivated and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors and an interest in transitional justice, international criminal justice and human rights. The ideal candidates will have strong communication, interpersonal and computer skills, ability to write effectively and analyze and summarize complex information, and a desire to function in a team environment. Proficiency in Spanish or French is a plus.
Please email a cover letter, resume, and brief (3-5 pages) writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org include “LEGAL INTERNSHIP” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
Students should inquire within their school to determine if they are eligible to receive academic credit for their internship.