Employment Opportunities

Project Director for the Newark 2020 Initiative: The Project Director will oversee the development and implementation of Newark 2020 through and beyond December 2020, working with all of the key stakeholders, including the City of Newark and Newark 2020’s organizational leadership, committees, and subcommittees, the participating employers, the community and faith partner organizations, the affiliated workforce training and educational partners, the independent research evaluator, and philanthropic funders of Newark 2020. S/he will serve as an employee of the Newark Alliance, a non-profit organization dedicated to the economic revitalization of Newark, and report directly to the main organizational partners for Newark 2020.

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Development Associate: The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice seeks a dynamic and entrepreneurial Development Associate to work with the Institute’s development program to grow our revenue stream and strengthen our relationships with supporters. The Development Associate will help drive and implement the fund development growth strategy and assist with managing the operation of the development programs.

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Law and Policy Director: The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice seeks a sophisticated, dynamic team player to serve as our Law and Policy Director to direct, manage, and implement a program of strategic legal and policy advocacy to expand racial and social justice in New Jersey.

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Senior Counsel: The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice is looking for a sophisticated and dynamic team player to serve as our Senior Counsel to manage and implement a program of strategic legal and policy advocacy to expand racial and social justice in New Jersey.

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Volunteer Opportunities

To volunteer with the Institute, please email your resume and a cover letter to Administrative Director Teresa Brown at tbrown@njisj.org. Your cover letter should include a brief statement about why you wish to help advance social justice in New Jersey.