|IFES seeks an election and legal expert to advise the IHEC on preparations and conduct of electoral operations such as voter registration, elections planning, staff training, general and special voters polling procedures, elections technology solutions for electoral operations, elections security, and post-elections activities. This is a long-term staff position based in Baghdad with occasional in-country travel.
The overall objective of IFES’s current electoral assistance program is to support the Independent High Elections Commission (IHEC) in planning and conducting credible elections and ensuring integrity of the electoral process. IFES Iraq Provincial Election Activity (IPEA) project provides technical and operational assistance to the IHEC.
|Skills and Specifications
Education and Other Qualifications
Language Skills: Fluency in written and spoken English and written and spoken Arabic language
Travel: Occasional in-country travel may be required.
Physical Requirements / Work Environment: Standard office work environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.