Employment Opportunity 

Partnership Manager (F/T) 

Please note: The application deadline for this position is January 21, 2020


MLPB (www.mlpboston.org) believes in the power of justice to advance health. We equip health and human services teams with problem-solving strategies that disrupt the evolution of a person's unmet social, economic or environmental need(s) from developing into legal – and health – crises. Through robust group training and individual technical assistance support, we help workforce partners understand their unique capacities to unlock access to a range of health-promoting benefits, services, and legal protections – thereby advancing health equity.

As part of its training and technical assistance, MLPB maintains an email-based ‘legal triage’ system, which welcomes a high-volume of requests for consultations from MLPB’s workforce colleagues (based at 20+ organizations in MA and RI) who serve individuals and families experiencing unmet health-related social needs (HRSN).

MLPB is a fiscally sponsored organization of TSNE (www.tsne.org).


Legal problem-solving technical assistance to workforce colleagues

  • Serving as first point of contact on MLPB’s email-based ‘legal triage’ system;
  • Assuring that responses are timely, empathetic, attentive to deadlines and key information needed, and effective in managing colleagues’ expectations re: next steps;
  • Effectively transitioning each consult to an MLPB Legal Advisor.

Quality Assurance and Improvement

  • Managing comprehensive, accurate and timely consult management documentation in a Salesforce platform;
  • Capturing data that help our team effectively communicate results and tell compelling stories;
  • Related periodic data cleaning in close partnership with MLPB’s Legal Advisors;
  • Preparing solid first drafts of reports for MLPB’s 20+ partners;
  • Contributing to research and evaluation activities.

Training/Interprofessional Education (IPE) Logistics Coordination

  • Managing training/IPE scheduling, materials/technology prep, continuing education processes, evaluation, and follow-up with partners;
  • Systematically inputting, synthesizing and analyzing pre-/post-training/IPE survey data;
  • Refining a cloud-based training/IPE database to better meet evolving goals.

General Organizational Support

  • Manage partner/stakeholder communication in connection with specific projects/initiatives;
  • Support planning and implementation of at least one major annual event;
  • Support development of a compelling Annual Report and related materials;
  • Miscellaneous / general non-profit “pitching in."


We will consider exceptional candidates who demonstrate a strong combination of the specific qualifications and skills described below.

  • At least 2 years of professionally relevant experience;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including drafting and editing of stakeholder emails and reports
  • Strong task and project management skills;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Excel in particular), cloud-based document management systems (like Box) and case management platforms (like Salesforce).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in field relating to law, social work, community health, public health, or communications;
  • Experience with videoconferencing technology (like Zoom), marketing software (like Hubspot or MailChimp), with graphic design tools, and with presentation tools (like Prezi) – or willingness to learn.

NOTE: We are mindful that candidates may bring relevant knowledge, understanding and skills to the workforce through a range of combinations of education and/or experience. We welcome applications from candidates with an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.

Apply at: https://careers-tsne.icims.com/jobs/1517/partnership-manager

Please note: The application deadline for this position is January 21, 2020


TSNE/MLPB envisions a society grounded in the principles of social and economic justice. As such, we strive to achieve excellence through a diverse and inclusive workplace that honors the unique talents and lived experiences of each person. Our vision and values are reflected in all our employment-related decisions, including hiring practices. Accordingly, TSNE actively seeks people who bring diverse backgrounds and perspectives to join us in our work.

As an EOE/AA employer, TSNE/MLPB will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin or ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identification, genetic information, veteran or disability status or any other factor prohibited by law.