The American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska is looking for a detail-focused, team player to support our work protecting Alaskans constitutional rights and civil liberties. As our full-time Operations Manager, you will make sure that we operate smoothly day-to-day by working with outside vendors and volunteers, developing and organizing office procedures, and providing administrative support to the ACLU of Alaskas senior staff. The Operations Manager reports to the Executive Director.
Who we are
The ACLU of Alaska is the Alaska affiliate of the national ACLU, the nations oldest and largest protector of the Bill of Rights. We are Alaskas premier civil rights and civil liberties advocate, and are a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that integrates litigation, public policy advocacy, public education, communications with the media and our members, and coalition building and grassroots organizing to defend and expand Alaskans constitutional rights and individual freedoms. As part of the ACLUs 100th anniversary in 2020, and in the wake of the Trump administrations daily assaults on civil liberties, the ACLU of Alaska is embarking on its most ambitious advocacy yet, which includes eliminating discrimination against LGBTQ individuals, dramatically reforming the criminal justice system, paring back the national security state and strengthening the right to privacy, ensuring that all Americans can freely and easily vote, and defeating perennial attempts to restrict womens right to safe and legal abortions.
By owning everything administrative and operational, you will ensure that our office runs smoothly and efficiently. Specific responsibilities include:
Taking on ad hoc special projects, often in partnership with the Executive Director.
The ideal candidate:
Youll also need to fit well with our culture, bringing a strong commitment to excellence, an ability to work quickly but carefully, and a cutting-edge sense of humor!
This is a full-time, at-will position in Anchorage. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes generous benefits.
How to apply
If this seems like you, please email PDFs of your rsum, three references, and a cover letter describing why you think youd be great at this job to with the subject Operations Manager .
We will review applications as we receive them, so if youre interested, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.
The ACLU of Alaska is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status, and record of arrest or conviction.