Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Associate Counsel for Democracy & Justice

The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice is looking for a sophisticated, creative and dynamic team player to serve as Associate Counsel to advance a program of strategic legal and policy advocacy to expand racial and social justice in New Jersey.

To apply, please send 1) a cover letter, 2) a current resume, 3) a short legal writing sample and 4) names and contact information for three references by email to [email protected] with “Associate Counsel, Democracy & Justice” in the subject line of the email. For more information on the position, please click here.

Associate Counsel for Criminal Justice Reform

The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice is looking for a sophisticated, creative and dynamic team player to serve as Associate Counsel to advance a program of strategic legal and policy advocacy to expand racial and social justice in New Jersey.

To apply, please send 1) a cover letter, 2) a current resume, 3) a short legal writing sample and 4) names and contact information for three references by email to [email protected] with “Associate Counsel” in the subject line of the email. For more information on the position, please click here.

Director of Development

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

To apply, please send 1) a cover letter explaining your interest in, qualifications for, and how you learned about the position as detailed in this announcement, 2) a current resume, and 3) two relevant writing samples by email to: [email protected] with “Director of Development” in the subject line of the email. For more information on the position, please click here.

Interns: The New Jersey Institute for Social Justice seeks dedicated, highly qualified law and graduate students for summer and term legal and policy internships. Our Summer 2022 internship application deadline has passed.

Our next intern period is Fall 2022. Please submit inquiries or applications (comprised of a cover letter, resume, transcript (official or unofficial), three references, and a writing sample) to [email protected]. For more information on the internship and how to apply, please click here.