Jobs & Internships

TLDEF is an equal opportunity employer. People of color; lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex people; women; and people with disabilities, including HIV, are all strongly encouraged to apply.

To Apply:
In order to apply, please fully read the job openings by following the links included below.

Legal Director
This is an exciting opportunity to play a leading role in our nation’s movement for transgender rights. The Legal Director is a creative, driven, and strategic thinker with a collaborative and community-centered approach to advocacy. In partnership with the Executive Director, the Legal Director will design and spearhead TLDEF’s legal strategy with a focus on those most pushed to the margins. The Legal Director will be responsible for building, leading, and mentoring an in-house legal team upon TLDEF’s completion of a strategic plan. The Legal Director will represent TLDEF in a variety of activist, legal, and public spaces in service of TLDEF’s goals and priorities. The Legal Director reports to the Executive Director and serves as a member of TLDEF’s senior team. Read more and apply here.

Development Intern
The Development Intern is a temporary part-time position which will provide administrative support to the Interim Director of Development. While primarily responsible for administrative fundraising duties, the intern will gain experience by participating in direct fundraising. Duties to include: donor relations, direct mail appeals, gift processing, reporting and event planning. Read more and apply here.