The Haitian Bridge Alliance is looking for an Executive Assistant who is an agile, detail-oriented, self-starter who thrives in a fast paced environment. To be successful at our organization you will need to enjoy initiating, working on, and completing dozens of tasks at once with a great attitude, follow-through, and a meticulous eye for detail.
As the Executive Assistant to the Co-Founder/Executive Director you will provide executive-level administrative and special project support.
NOTE: We are a dynamic organization in a rapidly changing political landscape. Therefore, the responsibilities associated with this position will evolve and grow in accordance with the organization’s growth.
The Haitian Bridge Alliance is hiring three Humanitarian Organizers to work with the Haitian and Black immigrant community in Reynosa, Matamoros, and Mexicali. Candidates must live either in those communities or in a nearby border community including Brownsville, McAllen, or Calexico. Candidates must be able to cross between both sides of the border regularly.
The Organizer will also have a wide range of duties that will be largely driven by the evolving needs on the ground. For example, the needs differ depending on the seasons.
Ideal candidates will have a can-do, solutions-oriented attitude who approach humanitarian work through the lens of dignity and empowerment. The position will report to the Humanitarian Director and must be comfortable working independently. The Organizer may need to work some evenings and weekends depending on the needs of migrants on the ground.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to email@example.com with the subject line [Field Organizer / Humanitarian Organizer]. Only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.
Immigration Staff Attorney
HBA is looking for an immigration staff attorney who is highly motivated and self-directed and can manage a caseload of asylum and other types of immigration cases. The attorney will collaborate with the managing attorney and legal director on their cases as well as other staff attorneys, legal assistants, fellows, interns, and/or volunteers. The immigration staff attorney will provide support for TPS holders and those eligible for TPS, work with asylum seekers in detention, and help manage a pro bono legal referral project with the National Bar Association and AILA. The working environment is fast-paced but flexible.
How to Apply
Send a cover letter, resume, two references, and a writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com using the subject line “Immigration Staff Attorney Application.” Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted. HBA is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from Black immigrants, Indigenous people, people of color (BIPOC), Latinx people, people with disabilities, LGBTQAI+ people, women, and members of underrepresented communities. This is a full-time, salaried exempt position with competitive salary and benefits.
HBA is looking for a legal assistant or paralegal who is comfortable working both in person and remotely, under the supervision of the legal director, managing attorney, and staff attorney(s), can coordinate correspondence with asylum seekers and other immigrants and provide them with preliminary legal services, either in individual or group settings. They will also provide support for TPS holders and those eligible for TPS. DOJ Accreditation is preferred but not necessary and salary would reflect the qualification. Working environment is fast-paced but flexible.
This is a full-time, salaried position. Competitive salary and benefits.
Send a cover letter, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line “Legal Assistant Application.” Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Only applicants considered for an interview will be contacted.