Position: Bail Administrator
The Bail Administrator would be responsible for reviewing all incoming referrals and coordinating volunteers to release eligible individuals from detention. This person would work under the supervision of the Director of Operations to determine whether a referral qualifies for our assistance.
Preferred but not required: Shared commitment to the abolition of cash bail and pre-trial detention. Previous relevant experience in systems administration and support. Prior experience navigating the Massachusetts Criminal Court system, including being previously incarcerated and/or prosecuted. Applicants with personal exposure to the criminal court system, or who come from communities of color and/or communities that have been impacted by over-policing, are strongly encouraged to apply.
Required: Strong attention to detail and organization. Ability to sit and use a computer for long periods of time. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, particularly via phone and email. Fluency in Microsoft Office Suite, Google Drive Applications, and data entry. Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and excel with periodic oversight. Enthusiastic, positive attitude and ability to maintain harmonious relationships with diverse stakeholders.
2161 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140. Office is MBTA accessible, and there is limited parking. Access to a car is helpful, but not required.
Starting at $18 per hour, but commensurate with experience. 20 – 30 hours per week. Please note that this is a part-time position without benefits. Flexible hours are available with requirement to provide evening email coverage for two weeks per month, subject to change.
Please send your resume and a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org by Feb. 15.