Post for students: Edinburgh International Justice Initiative 2022/23

Organisational Development Team Recruitment

The Edinburgh International Justice Initiative is recruiting! We are offering the opportunity for matriculated University of Edinburgh students to become involved in the EIJI’s Organisational Development (OD) team. Our OD team is composed of a variety of positions which oversee the day-to-day workings of the Initiative, ensuring that everything continues to run smoothly. These positions allow team members to develop key skills in teamwork, planning, and project development, while getting involved in public international law in non-research capacities.

There are currently six roles on offer. Each link contains the application form and role description. Please be sure to carefully read the details at the beginning of the application to ensure you meet the basic requirements needed to undertake any position you are interested in. Please note you may apply for as many positions as you would like.


Head of Teams Development:

Head of Project Development:

Head of Marketing:

Head of Business Development and Finance:

Head of Legal Development:

Duration of Roles: 

May 2022 to May 2023

Application Timeline:

Applications close on May 12th at 11.59pm BST.

Who Are We?

The Edinburgh International Justice Initiative (EIJI) is a student-run initiative that seeks to work with, and in support of, institutions focused on international criminal law, international human rights law, and international humanitarian law. We passionately provide pro-bono legal research assistance focused on strengthening the international justice system, as we ultimately look to make a practical and meaningful difference. In the past, we have worked with the ICC Defence Counsel, a digital evidence verification Database, and various human rights organisations and Government agencies in Mainland Europe, Venezuela, Nepal, and Cameroon.

If you have any questions, please do contact us at Best of luck!