Baltimore Action Legal Team (BALT) is accepting applications for a part-time Program Manager. BALT provides legal support to Baltimore communities as they exercise their civil liberties protesting against injustices rooted in structural racism and economic inequality. BALT exercises a community lawyering approach because we believe that communities' organizing efforts should drive legal advocacy. We support and advance mass defense employing a human rights and racial equity framework. The position provides technical and administrative support for BALT’s four key services 1) legal observation during community protests 2) jail support for arrestees 3) administering bail funds and 4) orchestrating ongoing community legal eduction.
BALT is seeking someone with a commitment to the local movement for Black lives, office experience, a working knowledge of the Baltimore criminal justice system, a connection to Baltimore, proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, budgets and accounting, social media, and experience maintaining a website. The position will be virtual and require 15-20 hours per week at $20/hour.
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 10, 2017.