POSITION: Public Affairs Assistant
ABOUT WASHINGTON LEGAL FOUNDATION
For more than 40 years, Washington Legal Foundation (WLF) has served as the nation’s premier public-interest law firm and policy center. WLF’s mission is to protect and preserve America’s free-enterprise system by litigating, publishing and advocating for a limited and accountable government, individual and business civil liberties, and the rule of law.
To-date, WLF has filed over 1,400 legal briefs in state, federal, and U.S. Supreme Court cases, submitted more than 840 comments to various state and federal administrative agencies, and prepared more than 2,500 legal studies publications. These briefs and publications are a key resource relied upon by our nation’s decision-makers, which include the judiciary, government leaders, policy officials, attorneys, academic professors and the media.
WLF is seeking to hire a Public Affairs and Development Assistant to contribute to WLF’s free enterprise work in either a full or part time capacity (15 hours a week minimum). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: answering phone calls, managing the front desk, filing, assisting with publication and donor mailings, proofreading proposals, researching prospects, and maintaining WLF’s Raiser’s Edge database.
A Bachelor’s degree preferred with at least one (1) year of full time work experience. Familiarity with Raiser’s Edge database a plus along with experience using research sources for collecting information on individuals, firms, and other organizations.
Submit a resume and cover letter outlining your interest in WLF and qualifications for the position to Constance Larcher, President and Chief Executive Officer, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Constance Larcher, President & Chief Executive Officer
Washington Legal Foundation
2009 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
Posting Date: 4/20/2017