Employment & Internship Opportunities
The National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health is dedicated to ensuring the fundamental human right to reproductive health for Latinas, their families, and their communities through public education, policy advocacy, and community mobilization.
NLIRH seeks a Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs to act as the organization’s primary representative, spokesperson and chief advocate on mission-related public policy issues in Washington, DC. The Director works collaboratively with the Executive Director, Deputy Director, and Associate Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs in pro-actively creating and setting the direction of policy and communications initiatives relating to issues of reproductive health, rights and justice for Latinas and immigrant women.
The Director will serve as head of the Washington, DC NLIRH office and is responsible for supervising the Government Relations and Public Affairs team and managing the Government Relations and Public Affairs budget. The person in this position will serve as part of the Senior Leadership Team, and work as part of a larger dynamic organization with staff in New York City, Washington, DC, Texas and Florida.
Position Location: Miami, Florida
NLIRH seeks for their new, full-time position, Florida Field Coordinator, a committed individual who is passionate about organizing to raise the voices of Latinas in Florida for policy change at all levels of government on issues that impact their lives, women’s health care and other social justice issues. The Florida Field Coordinator will build the base of activists willing to take action on issues, develop community leadership, build relationships with key stakeholders, partners, and elected officials, and assist in campaign development and implementation. The position will work to expand grassroots movement for Reproductive Justice in the Miami-Dade Latina community. Candidates must have experience in community/political organizing, and a commitment to reproductive health and rights and/or social justice issues.
This position will directly report to the Director of Community Mobilization.
NLIRH seeks a highly-qualified and entrepreneurial candidate to join its dynamic and growing team as Deputy Director. This position is a critically important role, serving as a thought partner to the Executive Director, strengthening the internal foundation that supports the Executive Director's significant external responsibilities and commitments to NLIRH’s partners, funders, and the Board of Directors.
The Deputy Director will work as part of a larger dynamic organization with staff in New York City, Washington D.C., Texas, and Florida. The Deputy Director will serve as part of the Senior Leadership Team, and supervise the Director of Development and Director of Operations & Finance. The person in this position will be based in NLIRH’s main office in New York and will play a leading role in implementing NLIRH’s five-year strategic plan.