Thank you for your interest in employment with The Advocates for Human Rights.  

The Advocates for Human Rights is an equal opportunity employer. The Advocates is committed to cultural diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, disability or any other legally protected status.

The Advocates for Human Rights is a volunteer based, non-governmental, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the promotion and protection of internationally-recognized human rights. The Advocates' programming focuses on women's rights, including freedom from violence; migrant and refugee rights, including both advocacy and legal services; peace-building in post-conflict societies; due process and freedom from persecution; and economic and social rights. The Advocates works to bring about systems change, reinforce accountability mechanisms, raise awareness, foster tolerance, and help individuals more fully realize their inherent rights.

Development Director

The Development Director is responsible for the planning, development, implementation, and monitoring of The Advocates’ overall fundraising program. The Development Director reports to the Executive Director and coordinates the development efforts of board members, program directors, and other staff. The Development Director should have the imagination and capacity to generate descriptive copy that is accessible and motivating to the lay reader, including non-lawyers and those not immediately familiar with human rights issues. This position requires excellent interpersonal skills, a proven ability to coordinate competing needs, and a track record of accomplishments in short and long-range planning and implementation.  This position will supported by a development associate. >more