Communications Manager

About Us

Civil Rights Corps (CRC) is an innovative non-profit civil rights organization based in Washington, D.C. Founded in 2016, CRC challenges wealth-based and race-based systems of oppression. CRC has won groundbreaking litigation challenging the rise of debtors’ prisons, abusive private probation schemes, and wealth-based pre-trial detention. CRC works closely with community partners and is committed to fundamentally transforming the criminal system. CRC’s staff is comprised of passionate and dedicated advocates with a profound commitment to social justice and fighting inequality in all its forms. Learn more about our work at 


About the Role

Civil Rights Corps seeks a strong writer who demonstrates sound news judgement to join our team as the Communications Manager. The Communications Manager will support initiatives that promote Civil Rights Corps’ innovative work and the impact of our advocacy and litigation to local and national audiences. This position reports directly to the Director of Communications.


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Salary, Benefits, and Logistics

Salary range is between $60,000-85,000, commensurate with prior experience. Civil Rights Corps offers an outstanding and generous benefits package, including employer-paid health, vision, and dental benefits; transit benefits; an annual wellness benefit; retirement matching; and paid sick, family, and vacation leave. This position is based in Washington, DC; remote working arrangements are available while CRC’s physical office is closed or partially closed because of COVID-19.


To Apply

Submit a cover letter, resume, and list of four references to Please include Communications Manager in the subject line. A writing test will be required before an offer is made. Applications will be accepted until a candidate is identified. Applications received by October 15, 2020 are guaranteed consideration.