Thursday, January 11, 2007
I have been asked to post the following job announcement. Please note the very short deadline for applications: January 19th.
American Bar Association
Asia Law Initiative
Project Manager Position Opening
The Asia Law Initiative of the American Bar Association (ABA-Asia) is a public service project that provides technical assistance in support of law reform in Asia. ABA-Asia seeks candidates to fill a Project Manager position based in ABA-Asia’s Washington, D.C. office. The Project Manager develops, obtains outside funding for, and implements projects and activities in various Asian countries, including China. Some travel to the region is required. Qualified candidates will possess: (1) a Juris Doctor Degree; (2) at least five years of practical legal experience, including a minimum of one year working on donor-funded international legal reform programs; (3) excellent writing and editing skills; (4) proficiency in the Chinese language; and (5) knowledge of Asian (particularly, Chinese) history, geography, and politics. Salary is in the high $60’s, excellent benefits are provided.
Interested individuals should send resume, cover letter and references to Ms. Allison Fayle, at: [email protected] no later than Friday, January 19, 2007. ABA-Asia will contact only those candidates whom it selects for interviews.