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People Vs Fossil Fuels Coordinator

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Published 15 days ago

The 350.org Network Council (350 NC) The 350.org Network Council (350 NC) is looking for a coordinator to help convene and facilitate the 350 NC and to implement our People Vs Fossil Fuels (PvFF) Campaign to keep fossil fuels in the ground while building national energy infrastructure. This role will help coordinate organizers from nine 350 Local Groups across the country and be our representative on the PvFF Coalition. We are an impressive national network looking to leverage our collective power to address the climate crisis - and this position is essential to that.

We are creating a national climate movement and beyond to end the pollution damaging our climate, speed the transition to clean energy, and create a just and healthy future for all.


Location

This is a fully remote position working with organizers online across the country. Preference will be given to applicants residing in California, Minnesota, Colorado, or a metropolitan city as these are the locations with host organizations.


Position details

This is a full time position, 40 hours per week @ $34/hour. There is grant funding for one year for this role, with the possibility of becoming a permanent organizer with the hosting organization, depending on the city where you live. We are an equal opportunity employer that highly values staff diversity and encourages candidates of all racial, ethnic, gender and ability backgrounds to apply. Benefits are dependent upon the host organization/ location, but will include medical insurance and a flexible work schedule. The start date is dependent upon hiring a qualified candidate. To apply, send a cover letter and resume to info@350bayarea.org.


Scope of Responsibilities

  • Organize days of action and strategic campaigns in collaboration with the PvFF coalition
  • Participate in PvFF meetings
  • Represent the 350NC to national partners and funders at PvFF
  • Relationship building with national partners, NC groups and non NC 350 groups
  • Convene & Facilitate meetings and strategy sessions with the reps from all nine NC groups + other 350 groups as appropriate
  • Develop messaging, action plans, toolkits, etc
  • Manage distribution of funding (small groups, days of action)
  • Coordinate all grant reporting
  • Coordinate the activities of the 350 NC and other groups, checking in with subgrantees to ensure shared work gets completed
  • Other tasks as they arise 

     

Experience and Job Qualifications 

  • Experience in coalition building a plus
  • Strong understanding of the climate crisis and deep commitment to advancing the work of the 350 Network Council
  • Awareness of how climate change and environmental injustice
  • Relevant experience and/or demonstrated interest in climate and/or administrative support
  • Ability to work closely and effectively with other people in a team environment 
  • Ability to work professionally in a volunteer driven organization 
  • Demonstrated people and project management experience, preferably with volunteer organizations 
  • Strong meeting facilitation skills
  • Excellent organizational/communication skills
  • Experience with grassroots organizing 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English (bilingual is a plus)
  • Self starter: able to be creative in devising and implementing solutions with limited supervision
  • Strong computer skills (or demonstrated ability to learn quickly): Google Apps, Asana, Slack, Microsoft Office, Nation Builder database


About the 350 Network Council

The 350 Network Council is a coalition of the nine largest independent 350 groups in the United States, located in MA, VT, NH, WA, OR, CA, CO, WI and MN. We have a collective budget of more than 4.6 million dollars, 50 full time staff and hundreds of thousands of members and volunteers.  

Our network is uniquely positioned to mobilize collectively and to bring thousands of people into the streets at a moment's notice when national trigger events like Standing Rock or the youth climate strikes capture the publics’ attention.  We are pairing visionary climate policy work with a strong justice and equity approach, and using advocacy, grassroots organizing, coalition building, direct action, and electoral engagement to change the national narrative and force decision makers to address the climate crisis. Our network is united against the fossil fuel industry and our groups are playing a visionary and leading role in the expansion of strategies like fossil fuel infrastructure bans, the no fossil fuel money pledge, bank shutdowns, fossil fuel divestment and non violent direct action campaigns targeting fossil fuel infrastructure and decision-makers. 

The 350.org Network Council (350 NC) The 350.org Network Council (350 NC) is looking for a coordinator to help convene and facilitate the 350 NC and to implement our People Vs Fossil Fuels (PvFF) Campaign to keep fossil fuels in the ground while…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Contract
  • Start Date
    August 1, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    July 31, 2022
  • Experience Level
    Intermediate
Salary
USD $69,000 - USD $70,000
/ year

Benefits

Benefits include generous PTO, medical insurance and a flexible work schedule. Additional support is provided for accessibility.

Benefits include generous PTO, medical insurance and a flexible work schedule. Additional support is provided for accessibility.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Oakland, CA, USA

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