Pro Bono Legal Advisor - Governance

Deadline: 
31 August, 2019

EIP works from the heart of Europe with a global scope. EIP is an independent organisation whose board members are European states that share a common commitment to a European and EU global peace agenda. EIP pursues mediation, multi-track diplomacy and conflict resolution and focuses on issues affecting peace and security in Europe. The Institute carries out operations inside and outside Europe and offers practitioner-driven advice on conflict resolution techniques. We deliver on conflict prevention and resolution through thoughtful and imaginative engagement with women and men, using the tools of mediation, dialogue, diplomacy, facilitation and negotiation.

EIP is looking for a Pro Bono Legal Consultant for its office in Brussels. Working with Senior Management and the Governance Officer, the Pro Bono Attorney will advise us as a public interest foundation under Belgian Law.

S/he shall provide ad-hoc advice on:

  • Nomination and reappointment procedures for President, Governors, Executive Director, Treasurer, and Auditors;
  • Registrations of minutes and appointments in the Moniteur Belge; and
  • Other procedures and requirements set by EIP Statutes and Belgian law.

All of EIP’s projects are non-profit and aim to support a peaceful resolution of violent conflicts. Advising us on the legal aspects of our work, will help you to gain experience and knowledge on governance practices and activities in a Public Interest Foundation in support of peace.

Please send your CV and a short cover letter to recruitment@eip.org. You can submit your application in French or English.