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SPRINGFIELD CHAPTER ORGANIZER

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Neighbor to Neighbor Massachusetts (N2N-MA): is a member-led, community based, civic engagement  organization dedicated to achieving economic and environmental justice. Racial and gender justice are at the heart of our mission and cuts across all our work. We have Chapters in Lynn, Springfield, Holyoke and Worcester!


Main Responsibilities of the Position:


  • Build a strong Chapter by recruiting members through door to door canvassing, organizing public events and conducting one-on-one meetings
  • Hone members’ leadership by holding and facilitating regular member meetings designed to elevate members’ political analysis; provide trainings and open-up spaces for members to take on leadership roles in campaigns, actions and other activities
  • Maintain regular contact with members and support their leadership
  • Identify and lead with members local campaigns that respond to local needs and build members’ leadership and strengthen the Chapter
  • Coordinate and integrate the Chapter with N2N’s statewide campaigns
  • Enter and maintain organizing related information in the Voter Activation Network and organizing database
  • Conduct local media and communications work
  • Help project and hold political space for N2N through supporting the political development of members; building coalition support for organizing efforts and representing our position and reflecting our values in ally spaces
  • Implement voter engagement and electoral campaigns
  • Manage donor portfolio of at least 30 donors through donor cultivation and solicitation

 

Qualifications and Experience


  • Demonstrated passion for social, economic and environmental justice.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the struggles low-income communities of color face. Strong political analysis of root causes of injustice and oppression and/or direct, personal experience with the issues N2N organizes around preferred
  • Experience doing outreach work in communities of color. Canvassing experience preferred
  • Able to take initiative, work independently AND be a team player
  • Excellent writing, computer, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to building unity in a multi-racial community.  
  • Experience in issue, labor, electoral or community organizing  
  • Willingness to work flexible hours; some late nights and weekends
  • Fluency in Spanish is preferred.   


Neighbor to Neighbor strongly encourages people of color, women and queer folks to apply. Interested applicants please email n2n@n2nma.org with your resume and cover letter.

Neighbor to Neighbor Massachusetts (N2N-MA): is a member-led, community based, civic engagement  organization dedicated to achieving economic and environmental justice. Racial and gender justice are at the heart of our mission and cuts…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    September 30, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    September 27, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

Up to USD 45,000

Benefits

-Health insurance

-Employer funded life insurance and short-term and long-term disability

-Three weeks’ vacation plus a week off at the end of the year offered as a holiday

-Twelve sick/personal days per year

-One month paid parental leave

-Health insurance

-Employer funded life insurance and short-term and long-term disability

-Three weeks’ vacation plus a week off at the end of the year offered as a holiday

-Twelve…

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in Spanish is preferred

Fluency in Spanish is preferred

Location

On-site
191 Chestnut St, Springfield, MA 01103, USA
Suite 2C

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