11 days ago

Legal Counsel for the Investigatory Chamber

Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)

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Legal Counsel for the Investigatory Chamber

Your Duties
Reviewing claims received via the reporting mechanism
Assisting in investigatory proceedings (misappropriation of funds, bribery and corruption, integrity of matches, etc.)
Preparing investigatory files of ethics cases to be dealt by the members of the investigatory chamber
Supporting the chairperson of the investigatory chamber and/or chief of investigation in advance of meetings by briefing him/her on the cases
Ensuring the application of laws, regulations, directives and procedures, particularly the relative regulations
Drafting an annual overall report
Our Requirements
University degree in law / bar exam
Work experience as a lawyer in South America
Experience in investigatory proceedings, ethic procedures, legal proceedings before courts and administrative law (experience gained in South-America is a must)
Solid knowledge of the legal framework in the fields of criminal law, compliance, and investigation proceedings
Excellent command of oral and written Spanish and English as a native speaker, good knowledge of German and/or French is an advantage
Sound understanding of the South-American legislation and culture
Strong communication (both verbal and written) and relationship-building skills
Team player who is self-motivated and responsible and can work autonomously
You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment. Interested? If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work in an international organisation, why not pass the ball over to us?
Fédération Internationale de Football Association, FIFA-Strasse 20, 8044 Zürich, Jessica Castellano, Recruiting Specialist
Only direct applications via our applicant tracking system will be considered (no agencies or applications via email/post please).

Closing date: 9 February 2018