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Development & Grants Coordinator


Legal Services of New Jersey is a dynamic non-profit law firm seeking an experienced fundraising professional to join our development team as our Development & Grants Coordinator. Our staff is diverse, including a wide variety of backgrounds, bringing varied perspectives, work experiences, life styles and cultures. Our strength comes from the dedication, experience, talents, and perspectives of every employee. 

Reporting directly to senior management, you will be responsible for the maintenance and expansion of LSNJ’s government and private grants funding, which includes research, writing, and managing of funding proposals and reports. Other duties may include the data collection and reporting for a specific portfolio of LSNJ project grants. 

As a member of LSNJ’s development team, your other responsibilities will include assisting with the following activities:

•Annual Campaign for Justice statewide fundraising appeal (in print, online, and via email)

•Special events such as the annual Equal Justice Awards Reception (from planning, to helping solicit sponsorships, implementation, and follow-up)

•Maintaining accurate records for donors and for all fundraising activities



BA/BS degree, strong data analysis, Microsoft excel/word skills and excellent writing and communication skills required.  Experience with grants in a nonprofit environment; knowledge of program budgeting (grant compliance and outcome measurement) and experience working in a nonprofit institution highly desirable.

LSNJ offers competitive compensation based on comparable public interest salaries. We also offer a generous benefits package including medical, dental, and vision for employees and dependents, life insurance, long-term disability, and 403(b) tax deferred compensation plan.




To Apply: 

To be considered, please email a resume and cover letter detailing your experience with the required skills, and a recent writing sample to EOE.



Submission Deadline: 
November 15, 2023
Organization Information: 
Legal Services of New Jersey
100 Metroplex Drive
Edison, NJ 08818
United States