Democracy Forward seeks to build a first-rate, collegial team to carry out its mission. We want to hear from you if you are committed to the rule of law and want the opportunity to create an inclusive and energetic office culture.
To apply, please e-mail your resume and cover letter highlighting your qualifications for the particular position sought to jobs@DemocracyForward.org. In the subject line, please reference Democracy Forward and the exact title of the job for which you are applying. Announcements will remain posted until positions are filled.
Democracy Forward provides a competitive compensation and benefits package. Democracy Forward is an equal opportunity employer: women, minorities, members of the LGBT community, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please note that all lawyer positions require a law degree and active membership in the bar of a state or the District of Columbia.
Democracy Forward has an immediate opening for a Counsel to help develop and implement a strategic litigation program to challenge unlawful and unethical actions—including statutory or regulatory violations—taken by the Executive Branch. The ideal candidate should have experience in all aspects of litigation, including investigating potential claims, conducting legal research, preparing complaints, and participating in document review, motion practice, and discovery.
Democracy Forward has an immediate opening for an Outreach Associate to develop and execute a strategic organizing and advocacy strategy in support of Democracy Forward’s litigation and public education programs. The Outreach Associate will work closely with our litigation, policy, and communications teams to identify engagement and advocacy opportunities across a variety of issue areas and will also represent Democracy Forward in partnerships with national and state-level organizations. The ideal candidate should have considerable experience working on non-profit, political, or issue-based campaigns.
Democracy Forward Foundation has an immediate opening for a Digital Associate to help design and implement a digital strategy for all of its platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and WordPress. The Digital Associate will help to build Democracy Forward’s digital presence in order to educate the public about unlawful and unethical actions taken by the Executive Branch. The ideal candidate should have social media experience, strong news sensibilities, and familiarity with digital and email tools.
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