ACLU of Washington

Political Strategies Assistant

The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) is seeking a full-time Political Strategies Assistant to support the smooth functioning of a busy legislative advocacy team. The Political Strategies Department (PSD) works with a broad range of stakeholders across Washington State to advance state and local legislative agendas that advance and defend civil liberties and civil rights. The Political Strategies Assistant reports to the Political Director and supports the Political Director, Legislative Director, Field Director, and Activism Manager.


The ACLU of Washington is a leader among state affiliates of the American Civil Liberties Union, the country’s premier guardian of liberty. We work in courts, legislatures, and communities to protect and extend American rights to freedom, fairness and equality. The ACLU is both nonprofit and nonpartisan. The ACLU-WA’s staff of 40+ employees and numerous volunteers work in a fast-paced, friendly and professional office in downtown Seattle. We are supported by more than 135,000 members, activists, and donors.

The ACLU is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. The ACLU encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status, socio-economic circumstance, or record of arrest or conviction.

For more information about this opportunity, please refer to the job description.