Pacific Legal Foundation is only as good as the talent we employ. Knowing this, our hiring philosophy is simple: we seek to hire the best talent available.
We’re constantly and aggressively on the lookout for employees who live and breathe our core values:
If you’re passionate about one or more of our job opportunities, and you’re enthusiastic about working alongside colleagues who share these values, then we encourage you to apply to be a part of the PLF team.
Pacific Legal Foundation—the nation’s first and most successful public interest law firm dedicated to vindicating individual liberty—seeks a highly reliable, accurate, and self-starting Administrative Assistant to provide support for PLF’s operations.
This is a full-time role based in PLF’s Sacramento office and reporting to the Director of Administration. Desired standard hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. You will be responsible for executing a wide range of tasks and duties to help keep our office running smoothly and efficiently. Some of your duties will be the same each day, while others will vary widely depending on the needs of the moment.
Specific responsibilities include:
The ideal candidate for this role will have some experience in an office environment or equivalent, and will possess a demonstrated record of:
The position requires:
Pacific Legal Foundation identifies and litigates important legal issues to set landmark precedent that will benefit Americans nationwide. Using strategic and principled litigation, communications, and research, we battle for freedom in the nation’s courts and the court of public opinion. Our attorneys have eleven victories before the U.S. Supreme Court—a record unmatched by anyone in the liberty movement—plus an additional case currently before the High Court with a decision pending. Simply put, we know how to get cases to the Supreme Court and we know how to win.
As a national nonprofit organization, PLF has offices in Sacramento, CA; Arlington, VA; Palm Beach Gardens, FL; and Seattle, WA.
Please visit the PLF website, pacificlegal.org, and familiarize yourself with our organization prior to applying for this position. If you think you might be a good fit, please submit a résumé and a cover letter that lets us know why you’d be a particularly good fit for this role and for PLF.
Materials should be emailed to Dawn Gonzales, Director of Human Resources: firstname.lastname@example.org. Include “Administrative Assistant-[Your Name]” in the subject line. In the email body, please provide your salary requirement.
While we thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, we are only able to contact those to whom we can offer an interview. No phone calls please.