Fenix – Humanitarian Legal Aid is a US non-profit organization and Greek MKO, federally registered with Greece’s Ministry of Migration and Asylum.
Our multidisciplinary team of lawyers, protection officers, legal assistants, translators, psychologists and experts from different academic backgrounds, provides legal aid, protection and psychosocial services to refugees and asylum seekers on Lesvos, while advocating for a more just and equitable asylum system.
We are looking for a Greek lawyer to grow our legal team on Lesvos, where we provide legal aid at all stages of the asylum procedure. In this role, your responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following:
All Fenix team members must comply with the values and principles outlined in Fenix's Code of Conduct and Policies.
We offer a place in a team of people who are passionate about social justice and human rights, work in a context where you can make an impact, and a competitive salary.
Fenix is committed to conducting our work with a high level of professionalism and ethical standards. Protecting the communities we work with and our staff from any deliberate or accidental harm is our highest priority. Fenix expects all staff to share this safeguarding commitment by following our Code of Conduct and Policies and attending safeguarding training.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and references and background checks will be requested before extending an offer.