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Posted by: Sherri Donnelly - 4/12/2017
Job Expires: 5/15/2017
Administrative Director

About the Government Law Center at Albany Law School:

The Government Law Center educates students and engages faculty in promoting public policy analysis, good government reform efforts and public service. With a historic focus on state and local issues, the Government Law Center assists government at all levels-local, state, national and international-to address pressing social, legislative and administrative challenges in ways that are innovative, scalable, efficient and effective.

Job Description:

The Administrative Director will contribute to the overall success of the Government Law Center (GLC) by managing its operations and programs, working closely with the Director on events, contracts and initiatives.  The position works collaboratively with GLC attorneys and supervises non-legal staff, supporting the programs developed or sponsored by the GLC.  Responsibilities include: budget management; grant/contract writing and administration; report writing; management of data-management systems; event scheduling, coordination and marketing; oversight of production of GLC publications; and acting as liaison with project funders and event sponsors.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • At least 3 years of experience working in business or non-profit administration

  • Ability to supervise administrative staff

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to anticipate project obstacles and accommodate them beforehand

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Ability to work occasional evenings, weekends and early mornings

  • Ability to travel locally and overnight

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with grant-writing and grant administration

  • Project management experience

  • Event coordination experience

  • Experience working with legal issues

Albany Law School offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefit package.  To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:

Albany Law School

Attn: Director of Human Resources

80 New Scotland Avenue

Albany, NY 12208-3494


Fax: (518) 445-3262



Albany Law School is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce.


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