The ACLU of Southern California is committed to developing a culture of diversity, equity, respect, and inclusion and to striving to maintain a workforce that reflects the communities that we serve.

The ACLU SoCal is an equal opportunity employer that does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of any status or condition protected by applicable law. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply and value people of all races, genders (including gender identity or expression), sexual orientations, disabilities, citizenships, ages, religions, and national origins and who have different marital statuses, family caregiving responsibilities, lived experiences with the criminal justice systems, and genetic information. The ACLU SoCal does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of any of these characteristics.

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Individual Giving Manager

The ACLU of Southern California is seeking an Individual Giving Manager who will manage a portfolio of c3 (Foundation) and c4 (Union) donors and prospects giving $10,000+.

Los Angeles Office Note: Hybrid and Remote opportunities are available upon request and approval. Must reside in CA from start of employment.

Director of IT

Founded in 1923, the ACLU SoCal has been at the forefront of many major efforts to protect civil liberties, civil rights, and equal justice in California.

Los Angeles, CA (Note: Hybrid and Remote opportunities are available upon request and approval. Must reside in CA prior to start of employment.)



In collaboration with Cal State LA’s Department of Communication Studies, the ACLU SoCal seeks an intern to work with its Communications & Media Advocacy Department for a part-time, eight to 10-week internship from June to August 2023. 

Los Angeles office (Due to COVID-19, we are operating virtual internships until further notice.)

Senior Press Strategist

The ACLU SoCal seeks a Senior Press Strategist who will be located in Los Angeles at the organization’s headquarters or one of its regional offices in Kern, Orange County, or the Inland Empire.

Los Angeles (Please Note: ACLU SoCal has temporally transitioned to a remote work setting due to COVID-19. Office access is available but restricted based on approval until further notice.)

Development Operations Assistant

The American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California (ACLU SoCal) seeks a Development Operations Assistant.

Los Angeles (Note: Hybrid opportunities are available upon request and approval.)