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CSAJ is Hiring!

August 12, 2020

Update: Position Filled | CSAJ Career Opportunity: Project Coordinator

About the Position

The Center for Survivor Agency & Justice is looking for a dynamic Project Coordinator to support the execution of several national projects, including coordinating training and requests for technical assistance, execute essential communications functions, and support fundraising and organizational administration. The position is an opportunity for a vibrant, bright, and passionate person to gain broad experience with a national advocacy organization. It requires strong skills in administration, logistical coordination, and project support.

About CSAJ

The Center for Survivor Agency and Justice is a national organization that addresses the link between violence, poverty, and social inequality.

We envision a world where all people have equal access to physical safety, economic security, and human dignity. CSAJ’s mission is to develop and promote advocacy approaches that remove systemic barriers, enhance organizational responses, and improve professional practices to meet the self-defined needs of domestic and sexual violence survivors.

CSAJ’s work operates on three Levels of Impact: Enhancing Individual Advocacy to address the physical and economic safety needs of survivors, Advocating within Organizations & Communities through partnership building within and between movements, and Changing Systems and Policies to remove institutional and structural barriers facing survivors and their communities. We identify and uphold the following organizational values, as a team and in our project work: survivor-centered advocacy, agency, multi-level advocacy, margins-to-center, intersectional, partnership and collaboration, and praxis. We currently engage in this work through a number of national projects and context-specific demonstration site work, primarily:

To achieve this, CSAJ’s organizational model is made up of collaborative and cross-cutting teams to vision, plan for impact, and galvanize our action networks. The Project Coordinator works in close collaboration with all CSAJ staff and reports directly to the Director of Programs and Research.

Roles and Responsibilities

The Project Coordinator will coordinate and provide administrative assistance on multiple projects, including essential communications functions (approximately 75% time) and support important aspects of organizational development (approximately 25% time), including:

Project & Technical Assistance Coordination:


Fundraising & Organizational Development:

The Project Coordinator is responsible for the administrative tasks required to carry out the mission and projects of the organization.

What You Bring

We’re looking for someone who is:


The starting salary for this full-time position is $45,000, along with health insurance, a generous vacation package, and flexible working hours. Location and Remote Working CSAJ is a small but mighty nonprofit with staff located in Washington, DC and Brooklyn, NY, and with Expert Advisors located in states across the nation. Staff work mostly remotely, but near CSAJ’s DC or NY offices. Preference for candidates to be located in DC/NY.

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter describing what interests you in the position and how it is linked to previous experience, a resume/CV, a list of 2-3 references (must include at least two prior supervisors), and a writing sample that exemplifies your experience and can be applied to this position.

Visit for more information about our philosophy, work, and impact.

Submit application materials to with subject heading: “Project Coordinator [your name]”

NOTE: This position is for immediate hire. Due to the nature of the projects this position will be charged with, we strongly encourage candidates with diverse identities, backgrounds, and experiences to apply.