Job Details

Criminal Law Attorney / Government and Government Relations Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

Laura and John Arnold Foundation.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Criminal Law
Government and Government Relations


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Jun 04,2018

Posted on

Apr 06,2018

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Criminal Justice Research Associate Terms: Part-time, at least 16 hours per week, one or two academic semesters Responsibilities: Researching, drafting, and editing documents regarding criminal justice issues and policy for both internal and external use, such as funding proposals, issue briefs, research summaries, and annual reports. Contributing to research projects, developing data metrics, and managing research transparency requirements. Drafting and editing communications materials, such as presentations, project descriptions, and website updates. Identifying and evaluating grant opportunities and managing grants. Assisting the Criminal Justice team with administrative support.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Currently enrolled in a graduate program in criminal justice, sociology, psychology, public policy, law, or a related field, with a PhD program preferred. Previous work experience in fields such as criminal justice, public policy, or law. Positive, professional, team-oriented, and mission-driven attitude. Passion for criminal justice reform. Excellent oral and written communication skills, including demonstrated experience in research, writing, and editing. Familiarity with criminal justice research, data analysis, and policy papers. Organized, diligent, proactive, and attentive to detail. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively. Mastery of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, and other standard computer software.

Additional info

Send a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Laura and John Arnold Foundation.
P.O. Box 460809
Houston, TX 77056