Operations Manager

Website The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

To secure equal justice for all through the rule of law.

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (the Lawyers’ Committee) is a civil rights organization that works to secure racial justice and equal opportunity across the nation. Founded in 1963 at the request of President John F. Kennedy, the Lawyers’ Committee has a rich history of engaging the rule of law to target inequities faced by racial and ethnic minorities. Through the ongoing operations of eight crucial projects, the Lawyers’ Committee fights for economic and racial justice, voting rights reform, access to fair housing, greater educational opportunities, bipartisan criminal justice reform, and more.


The Lawyers’ Committee is dedicated to supporting and advancing diversity in its staff, board, and projects, and this diversity is inextricably linked to its pursuit of equal justice for all.


The Lawyers’ Committee seeks a collaborative leader to serve as the Operations Manager. The Operations Manager will play a role in managing day-to-day operations and overall effectiveness. They will play a collaborative leadership role in developing and implementing organization-wide operational processes and systems that increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the Lawyers’ Committee’s work and support its ability to sustain growth and expand impact. They will be expected to develop and enhance operational procedures and systems related to internal business processes and internal communications and information flow on operational issues.


The Operations Manager will help coordinate, supervise, develop, train, and implement in the following core areas: administrative processes and systems; office environment and facility management; procurement; vendor management & contract processing; expense reconciliation; information technology; training and compliance on security, safety, and emergency protocols; and support for staff meetings, board meetings, conferences, and events.


The Operations Manager will supervise operational staff, including Office Assistants and the IT Manager, and report to the Executive Vice President.


The Lawyers’ Committee has retained Freeman Philanthropic Services, LLC to assist with this crucial recruitment. Please send confidential inquiries and applications directly to Freeman Philanthropic Services, LLC via e-mail at LawyersOM@glfreeman.com.

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