Part-Time Administrative Assistant (Center City Philadelphia office)

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Job location
1500 JFK Blvd.
Suite 1501
Philadelphia, PA 19102
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
SeniorLAW Center
Job type: 
Position Description: 

Founded in 1978, SeniorLAW Center is a dynamic nonprofit public interest legal services organization whose
mission is to seek justice for older people by using the power of the law, educating the community and
advocating on local, state and national levels. We are the only non-profit agency in Pennsylvania whose sole
focus is providing legal assistance to elders and protecting their legal rights. SeniorLAW Center focuses on the
needs of elders, prioritizing those who are low-income, cultural/racial minorities, the disabled, and those facing
other vulnerabilities and challenges. We fight senior poverty, fraud and homelessness, provide protection from
elder abuse and financial exploitation, enable grandparents to raise grandchildren, and improve access to justice.
Our core values are excellence, respect, compassion, trust, passion, creativity, and diversity.

We are seeking a highly professional, energetic, flexible, confident, and culturally-sensitive member to join our
victim services team. Under the direction of the Director, Victim Services, this position is responsible for
providing administrative support for our grants under the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA).


SeniorLAW Center seeks experienced candidates to join its team of public interest attorneys and advocates. We
seek a part-time (up to 20 hours/week) Administrative Assistant to work with our Victim Services department.
Bachelor’s degree preferred. Excellent organizational, IT and interpersonal skills. Ability to work under
pressure, ability to meet deadlines, and ability to work with a team. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel,
PowerPoint and web-based applications is essential. Excellent oral and written communication skills are
critical. Law office and/or nonprofit experience preferred. Candidates from diverse backgrounds and
orientations with experience in a legal services office and in aging and working with senior citizens, minority,
and Limited English Proficient communities are all preferred. Work with an enthusiastic and excellent team of
public interest attorneys and advocates. Salary is competitive in the nonprofit public interest arena, with
excellent benefits.

To apply: 

Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter identifying specific relevant experience and
salary range requirements to the attention of Dana N. Goldberg, Esq. via e-mail to [email protected] as soon as possible. Applications without salary requirements will not be reviewed.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Submission deadline: 
Monday, September 2, 2019