Website Legal Aid Society of Greater Cincinnati

The Legal Aid Society seeks to hire a full-time Development and Communications Coordinator.  This is an opportunity to provide administrative support in a goal-oriented unit that creates effective fundraising campaigns and develops high-impact digital communications to reach partner agencies, funders, donors, volunteers, and clients.

Legal Aid is a nonprofit that provides free civil legal assistance to resolve serious problems for low-income families in Southwest Ohio so they can achieve economic security and family stability.

Visit our website at for more information about Legal Aid.

Position Description

  • Provide administrative support for the Director of Development & Communication.
  • Manage donor recognition communication with focus on accuracy and timeliness.
  • Maintain the DonorPerfect database, generate reports and campaign lists.
  • Create social media posts and live event videos.
  • Assist in the completion of fundraising appeals, grants and communications materials.
  • Assist in the development of newsletters and campaign fundraising communications.
  • Manage edits and upload content to Legal Aid websites.
  • Take photos for Legal Aid print and digital media.


The successful application will meet the following qualifications.

  •  Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in non-profit development, marketing, or communications
  • Expert in Microsoft Office products
  • Experience with Donor Management Databases: DonorPerfect knowledge is a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of graphic design, photography, and video editing; Adobe Suite, Canva, and Microsoft video, a plus
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently, multitask with ease under pressure

Compensation and Benefits

Legal Aid offers a competitive salary, depending on experience, starting at $21/hour.

Excellent Benefits package includes generous paid leave, comprehensive health insurance, 401K and pension plan.

This is a full time 40 hours/week M-F position with occasional evening event support required.

Application Process

Candidates must submit all of the listed items, as Word or pdf documents, attached to an email.  Please note “LAS101-24 Development and Communications Coordinator” in subject line, and email to:  We strongly prefer applications with cover letters.

  • Cover letter explaining the reasons for your interest,
  • Current resume, and
  • Contact information for three professional references.

Interviews will be arranged by Employer.

The Legal Aid Society is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We promote a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace and we encourage diverse applicants to apply for this position. Legal Aid offers reasonable accommodations in the hiring and employment process. If you need assistance, you may request an accommodation.

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