The ACLU of New Jersey’s talented, committed staff is central to carrying out our organization’s vision of building a just and fair New Jersey. We take pride in our ability as a diverse workplace to attract and retain employees with a wide array of backgrounds and experiences. We work hard to make an impact, and we take the time to celebrate our successes.

We encourage you to apply to join a remarkable team of local and national ACLU employees. For career opportunities at the National ACLU and other ACLU affiliates, visit

Current employment and internship opportunites at the ACLU-NJ are listed below.

Senior Staff Attorney

The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey (ACLU-NJ) seeks applicants for a newly created full-time position of Senior Staff Attorney to focus on its voting rights, elections, transparency, and democracy priorities.

Staff Attorney

The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey (ACLU-NJ) seeks applicants for the full-time position of Staff Attorney. The Staff Attorney will be responsible for working on a wide range of civil rights and civil liberties issues, concentrating on the ACLU-NJ’s strategic priorities.

Deputy Communications Director

The Deputy Communications Director partners with the Communications Director and the Communications team to conceive, plan, and execute strategies that further the ACLU-NJ's mission and strategic priorities, and oversees the ACLU-NJ's media relations and messaging.

Major Gifts Officer

The Major Gifts Officer (MGO) position offers an exciting opportunity to serve as a key member of a high performing fundraising team.

Legal Fellowship Sponsorship

The American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey (ACLU-NJ) invites rising third-year law students and recent law graduates to apply for a sponsorship opportunity to work with us as a public interest legal fellow.

Executive Assistant

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Executive Assistant provides valued executive support and ensures they have the essential daily support needed.