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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 Assistant

The Development Assistant supports the development team and plays an important role in advancing the mission of The Advocates by assisting in all Development functions.

Application Deadline: November 15, 2019

Volunteer Coordinator

The Advocates for Human Rights is a volunteer-driven organization dedicated to the idea that everyone has a part to play in defending human rights. Engaging more than 800 volunteers annually, The Advocates for Human Rights leverages $6 to 8 million in pro bono contributions each year. The Volunteer Coordinator will help to enhance the organization’s volunteer engagement and effectiveness and will ensure smooth operation of the organization’s robust internship program. The Volunteer Coordinator will report to the Deputy Director and will work closely with the Pro Bono Counsel and the program and administrative (development, communications, operations) teams to support effective volunteer engagement throughout the organization.

Application Deadline: December 2, 2019

Communications & Outreach Director

The Communications & Outreach Director will guide the strategy and manage the execution of all external communications—messages, tools, and supporting materials—to consistently and effectively articulate The Advocates' mission. The Communications & Outreach Director will position The Advocates as a recognized primary source and conduit of information and resources within its diverse network and constituent base. The Communications & Outreach Director reports to the Executive Director.

Application Deadline: November 22, 2019