International Justice Mission (IJM) is the global leader in protecting vulnerable people from violence around the world. Our global team of over 1,200 professionals are at work in 33 offices across 23 countries. Together, we are catalysing a global revolution that will rescue millions, protect half a billion, and make justice unstoppable.
Motivated by God’s call to seek justice for the oppressed, we believe that the way we work is as important as the results we achieve. We are a global community that cares for one another. We value joy and celebration, and we strive to provide professional excellence to all those we serve.
IJM is seeking a passionate individual to provide leadership and collaboratively work with Government agencies, civil societies, churches, and other partners. The incumbent will lead in the designing and implementing of initiatives aimed at developing/changing legislation and policy in the Criminal Justice System leading to a reduction of violence against people in poverty. The incumbent will also work in close liaison with other Senior Managers to ensure that organizational specific goals are achieved.
The successful candidate will lead a movement through partnership development, Church and grassroot mobilisation that will advocate for a transformed national police service that upholds a culture of professionalism and respect for the rule of law. The incumbent will assess capacity gaps in the Criminal Justice System and develop ways of enhancing capacity among key players in the system. He/she will manage departmental budgets and ensure the professional and spiritual growth of departmental staff.
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How to apply
Closing date: 2nd December @ 23:59 GMT
Please click on the ‘apply for job’ button to submit your application. For this role, kindly submit a MS Word version of your CV and a cover letter, which should also contain a statement of faith* (see below for more information). Please name your submitted files with the following reference: IJM_SMPPA
*What is a statement of faith? A statement of faith should describe your faith and how you see it as relevant to your involvement with IJM. The statement should be incorporated into your cover letter and should include, at a minimum, a description of your spiritual disciplines (prayer, study, etc.) and your current fellowship or place of worship.
Please note that the interview dates for this role will be confirmed with you should your application be successful