Promoting and defending democracy at home and abroad!

Legal Advisor



Closing Date





The International Association for Democracy (IAD) is an NGO that works to defend and advance democracy around the globe. We link people with their governments and lobby governments to promote, strengthen and safeguard democratic institutions, processes, norms and values at home and abroad. We also work towards raising public awareness about the current state of democracy around the world and what should be done to better defend and promote democracy.

IAD is looking for a Legal Advisor to develop and implement strategies which result in the provision of well-rounded legal advice to IAD’s senior management and to the organisation as well as overseeing legal processes. The candidate must be able to commit 3-5 hours per week to this role.

Objectives of this Role

Skills and Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

What we can offer you

Application Procedure

Please email Valeria Borta at with a short motivation (maximum 5 sentences) along with a 1-2 page CV in English. Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis and interviews may be organised before the closing date. 

Early applications are encouraged. To ensure that you do not miss out on important recruitment-related communication, we strongly urge you to regularly check your spam folder for any emails sent from

IAD is registered as a charity in Scotland - Charity number: SC052745.