Grants and Communications Manager - North Penn Legal Services


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Grants and Communications Manager Needed

North Penn Mission

North Penn Legal Services (NPLS) is a nonprofit legal aid program whose purpose is to provide civil legal representation to low-income people and to ensure equal access to justice for all.

Grants and Communications Manager Needed

This administrative position reports to the Executive Director and manages much of the grant funding for the work of North Penn Legal Services, coordinates communications and public relations, manages donor records, and assists in some grant research/writing.  This individual must have excellent communication skills and an ability to work within different databases and social media. The individual must be knowledgeable and articulate and be able to successfully communicate the importance of NPLS’ mission to a diverse audience in written and spoken form.

  • Primary duties will include grants administration, publications, data base management, research and grant writing, and public relations planning.
  • Desire applicants with minimum of three years’ experience in grants writing, fundraising and/or public relations.
  • BS or BA degree in communications, marketing or related field, preferred.
  • Targeting individuals with minimum of three years’ experience.
  • Require advanced experience with Microsoft office products.
  • Prior experience with donor database software helpful.
  • Need a proactive, independent and team-oriented work style and ability.
  • Inter-county travel. 
  • Job location  in one of major NPLS offices:  Pittston, Bethlehem or Williamsport
  • Salary DOE, approx. $40,000 - $50,000
  • Competitive fringe benefits including generous paid leave, health insurance and 401(k) plan.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development through local, state and national trainings.
  • Cover letter required with resume.  Reply via email to (preferable) or to HR Manager,  North Penn Legal Services,  25 West Third St., Ste. 400, Williamsport, PA 17701
  • Ref. Grants/Communications Manager
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Equal Opportunity Employer

North Penn Legal Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer, which employs and promotes without regard to color, sex, race, religion, disability, age, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other consideration prohibited by law. All qualified candidates within these categories are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants who are current recipients of Public Assistance are also encouraged to apply.