New vacancy: Institutional Engagement Associate Coordinator – Department of International Refugee Law and Migration Law

The Department of International Refugee Law and Migration Law of the International Institute of Humanitarian Law of Sanremo, Italy, calls for applications for the position of Institutional Engagement Associate Coordinator.

The Institute, through the Department, aims at enhancing the knowledge and skills of government and civil society officials engaged in work with people in need of protection, namely refugees, internally displaced person (IDPs), stateless people and migrants. Through its training, capacity building and horizontal sharing of experiences, the Department advocates for the safeguarding of human rights in a way that complements and adds to the efforts of relevant stakeholders in this field of protection. The Institute has a consolidated reputation worldwide and a long-lasting cooperation with international organizations, such as the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees – UNHCR, the International Organization for Migration – IOM, and the International Committee of the Red Cross – ICRC.

At the same time, the incumbent will lead the management of the programme implemented with the support
of main donors and define the fundraising and institutional engagement strategy and priorities of the


  • Application deadline15 March 2022;
  • Starting date: 1 April 2022;
  • The incumbent can perform daily work remotely and may be expected to travel to Sanremo and Geneva upon request of the supervisor;
  • Duration of the contract: The incumbent will be offered a consultancy contract with the International Institute of Humanitarian Law from 1 April to 31 December 2022, with a provisional period of two months. Subject to availability of funds and satisfactory performance, the contract can be extended.

All those interested are kindly invited to review the PDF version of the offer and apply.

Visit the “Work with us” webpage for more information about other vacancies, internships and other opportunities for collaboration.