Careers

Current Job Openings

 

TEMPORARY ASYLUM PROGRAM COORDINATOR (Part-time)

The Asylum Program Coordinator will work with the Immigrant Justice program team at Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights to pursue the mission of the program and organization. The Coordinator’s work will focus on managing client intake flow, coordination of intake/screening process, providing referrals as appropriate, coordination and support of pro bono representation, and updating and maintaining database for program.

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Director of Development

The Director of Development is part of the executive management team and works closely with the Executive Director and Board of Directors to raise awareness of and contribute support for the organization’s mission. The Director of Development is responsible for developing, implementing and assessing a comprehensive fundraising plan to ensure that the organization meets annual and long-term programmatic and financial goals. The position will provide the leadership, strategic direction and management for all development efforts targeting gifts from individuals, foundations, law firms and other businesses, including prospect identification and stewardship and annual campaigns and events.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Click here to learn more.

Equal Justice Works/justice AmeriCorps Legal Fellowship Opportunity to Represent Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

The Equal Justice Works/justice AmeriCorps Legal Fellow will work full-time at the Lawyers’ Committee in San Francisco and will be responsible for providing full-scope direct representation to unaccompanied immigrant children in Immigration Court proceedings and related proceedings before U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services and in State Court. The term of the fellowship is one year, to start by March 16, 2015, with the possibility of renewal.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Click here to learn more.

IMMIGRATION ATTORNEY FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES IN REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS

The Immigration Attorney will provide full-scope representation to unaccompanied children and families in removal proceedings. The attorney will represent children and families in matters before the San Francisco Immigration Court, Board of Immigration Appeals, and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services proceedings as well as related state court proceedings and will pursue all defenses and potential forms of relief. More generally, the attorney will work with the Immigrant Justice program team at Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights to pursue the mission of the program and organization.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis; position to start as soon as possible. Click here to learn more.

FINANCE DIRECTOR

The Finance Director works closely with the Executive Direct to manage LCCR’s finance and administrative needs in support the organization’s mission and strategies. The Finance Director is responsible for:

  • Preparing monthly financial reports and various budgets;
  • Managing accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger and audit preparation;
  • Administering payroll;
  • Managing the facilities for the organization;
  • Participating in funding raising initiatives;
  • Supporting the management of LCCR’s personnel;
  • Managing relationships with vendors, consultants and others; and
  • Providing guidance and support for staff. The Finance Director is expected to be a senior, experienced manager who brings strong financial and administrative skills from the nonprofit sector.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Click here to learn more.