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National Domestic Workers Alliance / La Alianza Nacional de Trabajadores del Hogar


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Published 8 days ago

Up to $65,000

FLSA Status: Exempt

Reports to: General Counsel

Work Location: New York Preferred 


POSITION SUMMARY

The National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA) is the leading national voice for dignity and fairness for domestic workers in the United States. Founded in 2007, NDWA works for the respect, recognition, and inclusion in labor protections of domestic and home care workers across the country. NDWA is winning improved working conditions while building a powerful movement rooted in the human rights, dignity and equality of domestic workers, home care workers, immigrant women and Black women.


NDWA is seeking an Assistant Counsel to join its Legal Team. The position will also serve as Assistant Counsel to NDWA’s sister organizations Care in Action, a 501(c)(4) organization, and NDWA Labs LLC. The Assistant Counsel will work with the General Counsel (GC) to advise the organizations’ leaders and team members on a wide range of legal, operational, and compliance issues and managing organizational risk. 


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the GC in researching and providing advice and guidance on legal and regulatory issues to leadership and staff
  • Reviewing and developing contracts, MOUs, and other agreements
  • Drafting policies, procedures, and guidelines governing administrative operations. 
  • Assist with lobbying activity tracking and reporting as needed
  • Developing materials and conducting staff trainings on c3, c4, and LLC compliance matters 
  • Serve as liaison with outside counsels 


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • J.D. from an accredited law school with 1 to 3 years experience, preferably with non-profit organizations. 
  • Bar membership in good standing in the counsel’s jurisdiction of residence. 
  • Strong judgment and communications skills. 
  • Ability to take initiative, assess priorities, handle multiple assignments, and meet deadlines.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.


FLSA Status: Exempt

Reports to: General Counsel

Work Location: New York Preferred 


POSITION SUMMARY

The National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA) is the leading national voice for dignity and fairness for domestic workers in the United…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Full Time Schedule

How to Apply

Please use this link to apply: https://domesticworkers.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=89

Women, People of Color, People with Disabilities and LGBTQ people strongly encouraged to apply. This position will remain open until filled.

Please use this link to apply: https://domesticworkers.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=89

Women, People of Color, People with Disabilities and LGBTQ people strongly encouraged to apply…

Location

New York, NY

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