It takes a motivated staff with varied skills to serve our clients and communities across the country every day. Interested in joining us? Compassion & Choices is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified applicants regardless of gender, race, age, sexuality or disability.
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Current Job Openings
Responsible for tactical development and day-to-day management of the legal advocacy program and the conduct of legal actions for the purpose of social impact. This includes integration and interface between legal program and communications, field and legislative advocacy and end-of-life resources. The Director of Legal Affairs serves on the Program Management Team (PMT), participates in organizational planning across program areas and initiates litigation and other major projects with the consensus approval of PMT.
Oversees all aspects of fundraising and membership for Compassion & Choices and the Compassion & Choices Action Network. S/he exemplifies the best qualities of Compassion & Choices and reflects the highest standards of enthusiastic personal and professional fund-raising conduct, and will grow a national development/membership structure and pursue income-producing programs (with a robust emphasis on special $100,000+, major and planned gifts) that sustain and aggressively advance a multi-million dollar annual budget.
Provide strategic and collaborative leadership for the Compassion & Choices campaign for death with dignity in California. Build and supervise a diverse campaign team including field and communications staff, lobbyists, message consultants and a state PAC. Prepare for key strategy decision points and manage the decision-making process. Assess and implement the strongest advocacy strategies including, for example, local efforts, legislation and/or a statewide ballot measure campaign. Build a diverse coalition of like-minded organizations and supporters across the state. Oversee the activities of the campaign to ensure that they are consistent with the mission and policies of Compassion & Choices. Represent the organization to the community on a statewide basis. Operate under the direction of the National Field & Political Director
Primarily responsible for telephone intake and assessment of calls from general population seeking information and options about end-of-life issues. Consultants will manage client caseload in non-focus states, and refer clients to End-of-Life Care Managers in our focus states.
Primarily responsible for organization insurance policy review & renewal, monitoring trademark usage, lobbying reports, charitable gift annuity filings, document retention and destruction policy, and annual business filings.
Support Communications and Marketing Director and Media Relations Manager in Washington, DC, and learn from their decades of experience promoting civil and human rights causes.
Please send cover letter and resume (in one PDF document) to Candy, HR Manager at HR@compassionandchoices.org.
Please put “YourLastName, Position Title” in the subject line. No phone calls.