ACLU Washington

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Application Deadline: August 14, 2019

The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington (ACLU-WA) is seeking a detail- and processoriented people person to help advance our cause. The Administrative Assistant will play a key role in facilitating the smooth functioning of a high-performing office. Among other things, this person will answer the phones and greet visitors at our reception desk; ensure the office is well-stocked; and help maintain shared office lists and documents. This position will receive direction and support from the Administration and HR Teams, and will report to the Administrative Manager & Special Assistant to the Executive Director.

OVERVIEW 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.