DIGITAL CAMPAIGN COORDINATOR, WORKERS’ RIGHTS PROJECT
BILINGUAL PARALEGAL (TEMPORARY), WORKERS’ RIGHTS PROJECT AND IMMIGRATION & REFUGEE RIGHTS PROJECT
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST
COURTS, LAW & DEMOCRACY REPORTER, POLICY WATCH


DIGITAL CAMPAIGN COORDINATOR, WORKERS’ RIGHTS PROJECT

The North Carolina Justice Center is a progressive research and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding opportunity and protecting the rights of low-income individuals in North Carolina. For over 20 years, the Justice Center has been on the front lines in the courts, at the legislature, in the media, and in communities advocating for positive changes for poor and working North Carolinians. The Justice Center has played a primary role in most of the state’s major policy debates and successfully litigated hundreds of individual cases and class actions.

The North Carolina Justice Center is seeking a Digital Campaign Coordinator, Workers’ Rights Project to create and execute digital campaigns, manage social media accounts, and produce digital content as needed; building a strong digital presence for progressive change across a range of workplace policy areas, including workplace health and safety, paid family and medical leave, paid sick days, unemployment insurance, pregnancy accommodations, workplace organizing, and other topics

Qualifications

  • B. A. degree in journalism, public policy, communications, design, or related field, or a minimum of four years of demonstrated experience creating and managing digital media required.
  • Experience within a non-profit organization or electoral campaign preferred.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative suite, Canva or other design and layout programs required.
  • Demonstrated experience conceptualizing and implementing digital campaigns, driving traffic with social media; and basic website maintenance/design and familiarity with HTML required.
  • Strong experience in using online media, familiarity with Google Analytics, Facebook ads, etc. preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required.
  • Video editing skills required.
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish) strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under tight deadlines required. Must be able to work independently and support the work of others in the organization.
  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice required.
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends required.
  • Strong commitment to equity and inclusion required.

The Justice Center offers skilled and committed co-workers, a competitive salary (minimum $42,908/annually DOE) and superior benefits to enhance staff quality of life including but not limited to: six weeks paid time off, paid maternity/paternity leave, thirteen holidays, $100 monthly parking stipend, retirement plan contribution and match, FSA, medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance coverage. This position is in the Justice Center’s bargaining unit, represented by the National Organization of Legal Service Workers, UAW Local 2320.

The Justice Center is an equal opportunity employer. People of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for available positions. NCJC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic background, citizenship status, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or disability.

This position is open immediately and will fill quickly. To apply please use the link provided: North Carolina Justice Center – Digital Campaign Coordinator, Workers’ Right Project (paylocity.com).


BILINGUAL PARALEGAL (TEMPORARY), WORKERS’ RIGHTS PROJECT AND IMMIGRATION & REFUGEE RIGHTS PROJECT

The North Carolina Justice Center seeks a bilingual temporary paralegal for a 3-6 month position with our Workers’ Rights Project and Immigrant & Refugee Rights Project assisting with litigation and advocacy related to wage and hour issues, landlord/tenant, and consumer rights. Excellent Spanish skills are required.

Duties may include answering our intake telephone line, interviewing clients in Spanish and English, creating spreadsheets and entering data, filing documents in court, research, client correspondence, and providing clerical and administrative support to staff attorneys.

The position is remote until at least October 15, and possibly beyond. The ideal candidate would have availability one evening per week.  25-30 hours per week.  $17-$22.50 per hour DOE, plus medical, dental, and vision insurance.

To apply use the link provided: North Carolina Justice Center – Bilingual Paralegal (paylocity.com)


INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST

The North Carolina Justice Center is a progressive research and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding opportunity and protecting the rights of low-income individuals in North Carolina.  For over 20 years, the Justice Center has been on the front lines in the courts, at the legislature, in the media, and in communities advocating for positive changes for low-income and working North Carolinians.  The Justice Center has played a primary role in most of the state’s major policy debates and successfully litigated hundreds of individual cases and class actions.

The North Carolina Justice Center is seeking an Information Technology Specialist, to support the day-to-day IT needs of the NCJC staff. This position assists with the management of all PCs and workstations and the installation, repair, maintenance, and troubleshooting of all end-user systems and applications.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline or equivalency is required
  • Hands-on experience with Windows-based workstations, Microsoft Office 365 products, database-driven cloud CRM systems such as Salsa, remote desktop support, VoIP telephony, Adobe Creative Cloud products, and A/V presentation systems
  • Working knowledge of networking technologies
  • Strong troubleshooting and diagnostic skills, with an emphasis on providing superb customer support
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Excellent project management skills, with ability to manage multiple, diverse projects with fast-paced timelines
  • Experience in application and website design and coding is considered a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to work under tight deadlines required. Must be able to work independently and support the work of others in the organization
  • Ability to travel and work some evenings and weekends is required

The Justice Center offers skilled and committed co-workers, a competitive salary (minimum $42,908/annually DOE), and superior benefits to enhance staff quality of life including but not limited to: six weeks paid time off, paid maternity/paternity leave, thirteen holidays, $100 monthly parking stipend, retirement plan contribution and match, FSA, medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance coverage. This position is in the Justice Center’s bargaining unit, represented by the National Organization of Legal Service Workers, UAW Local 2320.

The Justice Center is an equal opportunity employer.  People of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for available positions. NCJC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic background, citizenship status, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or disability.

This position is open immediately and will fill quickly. To apply use the link provided North Carolina Justice Center – Information Technology Specialist (paylocity.com).


COURTS, LAW & DEMOCRACY REPORTER, POLICY WATCH
The North Carolina Justice Center is a progressive research and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding opportunity and protecting the rights of low-income individuals in North Carolina. For over 20 years, the Justice Center has been on the front lines in the courts, at the legislature, in the media, and in communities advocating for positive changes for low-income and working North Carolinians. The Justice Center has played a primary role in most of the state’s major policy debates and successfully litigated hundreds of individual cases and class actions.

The North Carolina Justice Center is seeking a Courts, Law & Democracy Reporter for Policy Watch, to investigate, analyze, and report on the federal and state judicial systems. This position will cover criminal and civil justice issues in the General Assembly and executive branch agencies, issues related to elections and voting, and other topics.

Qualifications

  1. BA in Journalism or related field with experience writing about and analyzing legal decisions and/or related policy issues.
  2. Minimum two years reporting for media outlet, public policy nonprofit, or think tank. Five years preferred.
  3. Superior written, oral, and presentation skills. Previously published articles.
  4. Proficiency with audio and video equipment and software preferred. Experience with new media technology and social media platforms required.
  5. Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, work independently, and support the work of others in the organization.
  6. Demonstrated commitment to social justice and improving the lives of low-income North Carolinians.
  7. Some travel and/or weekend and evening availability required.

The Justice Center offers skilled and committed co-workers, a competitive salary (minimum $42,908/annually DOE), and superior benefits to enhance staff quality of life including but not limited to: six weeks paid time off, paid maternity/paternity leave, thirteen holidays, $100 monthly parking stipend, retirement plan contribution and match, FSA, medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance coverage. This position is in the Justice Center’s bargaining unit, represented by the National Organization of Legal Service Workers, UAW Local 2320.

The Justice Center is an equal opportunity employer. People of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for available positions. The Justice Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic background, citizenship status, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or disability.

This position is open immediately and will fill quickly. To apply using the following link:  North Carolina Justice Center – Courts, Law & Democracy Reporter- Policy Watch (paylocity.com)