The Union of Agricultural Work Committees (UAWC) is a leading Palestinian Agricultural Development Organization that was established in 1986. Since its establishment, UAWC has been efficiently engaged in Palestinian land development, water resources & environment, poverty reduction and women empowerment, olive oil marketing, as well as other crucial rural development programs.
UAWC is seeking highly motivated and experienced applicants.
Vacancies as follows:-
Starting Date: - 1st of December 2016
Location: UAWC’s West Bank branches.
Qualifications, knowledge and experience:
-University degree in Law from an accredited university.
-Practice of law license.
-At least one year of work experience in civil society organizations, particularly in the field of agriculture.
-Knowledge in the Palestinian Labor Law, Palestinian civil society organizations’ law and Palestinian Agricultural policies and law.
-Knowledge in legal advice, including legal follow-up to the Israeli occupation’s violations of the farmers’ rights.
-Ability to give trainings to farmers about their rights.
-Fluent in Arabic and English (written and spoken), Hebrew is a plus.
-Strong computer skills, particularly MS Office applications (e.g. Word, Excel, Power Point…)
-Ability to work under pressure and in the field.
Interested candidates are invited to submit a Cover Letter and CV to the following email address
with reference to the vacancy post title, explaining why they think they are suitable for this position. Deadline for accepting applications is Thursday 3th of November 2016.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.