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Church Organizer

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CUFFH
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Brooklyn, NY
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Published 16 days ago

The Church Organizer is responsible for managing engagement and mobilization in CUFFH’s church network throughout NYC. This position will interact directly with church members through canvassing, Sunday outreach, and lead/facilitate political education in order to mobilize for change towards housing and racial justice in NYC.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Responsible for engagement and leadership development of network churches
  • Mobilize members of each assigned member church for relevant actions and coalition work
  • Bring in at least 2 new member churches, identify and organize with 3 leaders from each member church, and maintain our relationships with our 9 existing member institutions. 
  • Lead Civic engagement education , leadership development, and tenant rights workshops for church members
  • Cultivate and maintain member relationships and development
  • Coordinate with churches and partner organizations to build alignment and coalition around issues spanning multiple areas
  • Ensure engagement of member churches and tenants to advance organizational policy
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Spanish Speaking is a MUST
  • This position will work on Sundays regularly 


Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

  • High school diploma, GED equivalent required; advanced education preferred
  • Previous community organizing experience preferred
  • Belief in community organizing as a means to improve community development
  • Willingness to participate in a commitment to social justice
  • Experience working in communities of color
  • Ability to serve as a credible source of knowledge and information to community members who desire to be more involved and educated on various efforts
  • Ability to work collaboratively with organizations providing technical assistance to the effort
  • Ability to utilize online organizing tools and social media
  • Ability to multitask many different activities and remain organized
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The Church Organizer is responsible for managing engagement and mobilization in CUFFH’s church network throughout NYC. This position will interact directly with church members through canvassing, Sunday outreach, and lead/facilitate…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    July 30, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    July 30, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$50,000 - $55,000Salary is negotiable/ Commensurate with experience

Level of Language Proficiency

SPANISH

ENGLISH

SPANISH

ENGLISH

Location

On-site
7 Marcus Garvey Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11206, United States

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Email Resume and Cover letter to Darius Gordon the Director of Organizing (Dgordon@cuffh.org)

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