Job Information Program/ Political Assistant (Rule of Law) NGO Information Job Information
Contract Duration
Governorate Baghdad
Job Shift
Nationality Not Applicable
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2022-01-13
Minimum Education Diploma (Two Years)
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 7 Year
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2022-01-13
Deadline Date 2022-01-23
[Baghdad,Iraq ]

Greetings from the Human Resources Office,


The U.S. Mission in Iraq is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the Program Assistant (Political Assistant Rule of Law) position in the Political Section at the U.S. Embassy, Baghdad


Announcement Number:


Position Title:

Program Assistant (Political Assistant Rule of Law)

Position Grade:

FSN- 08

Who May Apply:

All Interested Applicants/All Sources

Closing Date:               

January 23, 2021


Our Commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity: The U.S. Mission in Iraq provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation. The U.S. Mission Iraq also strives to achieve equal employment opportunity in all personnel operations through continuing diversity enhancement programs. The U.S. Mission is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and encourages men and women to apply.

Qualifications & Preferred Skills

Duties (Summary)

The incumbent is responsible for supporting the Section’s engagements with a range of Iraqi ministries and criminal justice sector and rule of law entities responsible for Iraq’s civilian security and rule of law.  S/he serves as a subject matter expert on law enforcement and rule of law issues; develops background material for meetings, negotiations, etc.; and acts as interpreter/translator when required.  Coordinates international and regional travel for training candidates and supports USG visits. S/he also provides project oversight and end use monitoring (EUM) for INCLE-funded projects.

Qualifications & Preferred Skills


Completion of two years of College or University studies is required

Prior Work Experience

Seven (7) years of experience in law enforcement or university teaching related to legal and justice issues is required.

 Language Required 

English level IV (Fluent) Speaking/Reading is required. (This may be tested)

Arabic level IV (Fluent) Speaking/Reading is required. (This may be tested)

How To Apply

Please visit the recruitment page at  and access ERA to submit your application electronically.


To View the Major Duties and Responsibilities of this position, please follow this link


Good Luck!

Human Resources Office 

U.S Mission Iraq

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