Full-Time

Public Policy Program Associate

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ACLU

ACLU

501-1,000 employees

Defends civil rights through legal advocacy

Social Impact

Junior

Baltimore, MD, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Public Policy
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1 to 3 years' experience in a similar position or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Demonstrated understanding and knowledge of civil liberties, civil rights, and ACLU of Maryland's mission
  • Experience working in a non-profit, advocacy, or political organization
  • Excellent legal research, analysis, and writing skills
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret legal and policy documents
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Database software and internet research skills
  • Ability to give presentations and engage diverse audiences
  • Ability to work respectfully and effectively with coalitions and community groups
  • Familiarity with Maryland communities, state, and local government racial equity and social injustice issues
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to handle multiple responsibilities and work under pressure
  • Adaptable team player with the ability to engage various constituencies
  • Flexibility and adaptability in a fast-paced environment
  • Initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of office-related software and internet research tools
Responsibilities
  • Supporting the Public Policy Department with administrative tasks
  • Maintaining filing systems and administrative documents
  • Conducting research and data analysis
  • Collaborating with teams on program management and planning
  • Assisting with outreach to community and client groups
  • Preparing research memos, reports, and presentations
  • Coordinating meetings and communications for the Public Policy Director
  • Monitoring legislation and legal cases
  • Assisting with writing and editing documents
  • Facilitating use of document management protocols

The ACLU is a steadfast beacon in the legal landscape, focusing on defending civil rights and liberties through widespread litigation, advocacy, and public education. This organization prides itself on advancing policies rooted in racial equity and systemic equality, making it an attractive place for those dedicated to meaningful change and social justice. Working at the ACLU not only positions you at the forefront of significant societal issues but also envelops you in a culture of passionate advocacy and profound organizational expertise, ideal for individuals eager to impact public policy and civil rights positively.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$120K

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

1920

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

13%