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Pro Bono Coordinator

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Pro Bono Partnership
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White Plains, NY
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Published 29 days ago

Pro Bono Partnership provides free transactional legal services to nonprofits in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York. More information about Pro Bono Partnership can be found at www.probonopartnership.org. We are currently working remotely due to the pandemic; post-pandemic the Pro Bono Coordinator may work in either the Partnership’s White Plains, NY or Parsippany, NJ office, coordinating the Partnership’s pro bono legal services program in Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York. This is a unique opportunity to join a dedicated, collaborative team delivering valuable services to the nonprofit sector. 

 Responsibilities 

 Working with the Partnership’s legal, marketing, and development staff, the Pro Bono Coordinator will:

  • Recruit volunteer attorneys from law firms and in-house legal departments to assist the Partnership’s clients;
  • Place legal matters with volunteer attorneys;
  • Assist with cultivating and managing the Partnership’s relationships with law firms and corporations;
  •  Assist with the coordination of volunteer recognition activities;
  • Prepare statistical reports and help develop strategies to improve the Partnership’s pro bono program;
  • Maintain and update volunteer information in the Partnership’s database;
  • Assist with the administration of the Partnership’s Continuing Legal Education program; and
  • Assist with other tasks as requested related to client work and outreach; volunteer outreach and recruitment; development; and administrative matters.

 Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a careful attention to detail;
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills;
  • Proficiency with basic computer programs; experience with Salesforce or other CRM a plus;
  • The ability to prioritize competing obligations and meet deadlines; and
  • The ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Prior experience in the nonprofit sector, a legal setting and/or customer service a plus.

 The ideal candidate will be a fast learner, self-motivated, with effective writing skills and excellent judgement

 Salary and Benefits: Salary range is high $30s to low $40s commensurate with experience and duties. Benefits include medical, dental, vacation and sick time, and 403b plan.

 How to Apply: Submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume by email to employment@probonopartner.org. No phone inquiries please. 

 Pro Bono Partnership is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

Pro Bono Partnership provides free transactional legal services to nonprofits in Connecticut, New Jersey and New York. More information about Pro Bono Partnership can be found at www.probonopartnership.org. We are currently working…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$38,000 - $42,000

Benefits

Benefits include medical, dental, generous paid time off, and 403b plan.

Benefits include medical, dental, generous paid time off, and 403b plan.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near White Plains, NY
Associated Location
White Plains, NY, USA

How to Apply

Submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume by email to employment@probonopartner.org. No phone inquiries please.

Submit a thoughtful cover letter and resume by email to employment@probonopartner.org. No phone inquiries please.

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