Communities Associate | Nairobi, Kenya, Africa

Accountability Counsel is seeking an experienced, Nairobi-based legal professional to join our growing global team of advocates for justice as we open a regional presence in Africa. The Africa-based Communities Associate will be part of Accountability Counsel’s Communities program, reporting to a Communities Director, and working in close coordination with Accountability Counsel’s Policy and Research programs. The Communities Associate will offer legal support for communities in Africa harmed by internationally-financed projects.

Policy Associate | Washington, D.C., United States

Accountability Counsel is seeking a new team member to join us as a full-time Policy Associate to be based in Washington, D.C. This is an unusual opportunity to be part of a growing, fast-paced, leading organization that works to achieve greater accountability for human rights and environmental abuses caused by development finance. We seek a world where communities harmed by abuses can secure remedy to realize rights. We are creating an ecosystem where effective and robust accountability systems deter abuses. The position reports to Accountability Counsel’s Policy Director. We anticipate a three-month training period for our new team member.