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Job Opening

TLDEF is an equal opportunity employer. People of color; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex people; women; and people with disabilities, including HIV, are all strongly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

In order to apply, please fully read the job openings by following the links included below.

Title: Legal Director

Position Overview:

This is an exciting opportunity to play a leading role in our nation’s movement for transgender rights. The Legal Director is a creative, driven, and strategic thinker with a collaborative and community-centered approach to advocacy. In partnership with the Executive Director, the Legal Director will design and spearhead TLDEF’s legal strategy with a focus on those most pushed to the margins. The Legal Director will be responsible for building, leading, and mentoring an in-house legal team upon TLDEF’s completion of a strategic plan. The Legal Director will represent TLDEF in a variety of activist, legal, and public spaces in service of TLDEF’s goals and priorities. The Legal Director reports to the Executive Director and serves as a member of TLDEF’s senior team. Read more and apply here.

Title: Operations Manager 

Position Overview: 

The Operations Manager is a dynamic role that requires expertise in managing TLDEF’s various business processes and operations. The Operations Manager is responsible for day-to-day management of the fiscal office and business operations, as well as processing accounts payable, deposits, bank statements, payroll, and procurement process. The position also provides administrative support with the new hire process, employee transition process, benefits administration and maintenance of employee records. Finally, the Operations Manager is responsible for the daily operation of the office, including staff IT, visitor registration, ordering supplies, and other duties as assigned. Read more and apply here.