Location: 125 Broad Street, New York, NY 10004
Application deadline: August 31, 2016
The New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) is one of the nation’s foremost defenders of civil liberties and civil rights. Founded in 1951 as the New York affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union, we are a not-for-profit, nonpartisan organization with eight chapters and regional offices and nearly 55,000 members across the state.
Our mission is to defend and promote the fundamental principles and values embodied in the Bill of Rights, the U.S. Constitution, and the New York Constitution, including freedom of speech and religion, and the right to privacy, equality and due process of law for all New Yorkers.
We are committed to being an inclusive and respectful workplace. We encourage the successful performance of every staff member as we continue to support the NYCLU’s mission and strategic initiatives.
The NYCLU seeks qualified candidates for the position of Policy Counsel in the Advocacy Department.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Please submit a cover letter with salary requirements, resume, and brief writing sample via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with “NYCLU Policy Counsel” in the subject field.
The NYCLU is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages all applicants regardless of race, sex, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, national origin, sexual orientation. We are committed to having a workforce that reflects the diversity of the population that we serve at all levels within the organization.