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Community Outreach Organizer - Pompano Beach

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Published 14 days ago

Position Title: Community Outreach Organizer

Job Location: Pompano Beach, Broward County

Position Type: Full Time / Exempt

Education Level: N/A

Salary Range: $48,000 Salary/Year

Travel %: 100%

Job Shift: Any

Job Categories: Nonprofit - Social Services

Openings: 2

 

ABOUT FOR OUR FUTURE

Founded in 2016, For Our Future Action Fund and For Our Future run the largest, permanent progressive field program across key states. Our vision is to expand the progressive infrastructure and advance economic prosperity for all, strong community schools, climate justice, and racial and social justice. Along with community partners and volunteers, we consistently engage with people in face-to-face conversations around what issues matter most to them. By organizing people in lasting relationships, we win elections, drive local progress, make a community’s collective voice heard, and help build the transformative power needed to improve people’s lives.


Headquartered in Washington, DC, our current state programs include Florida, Michigan, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.

 

JOB SUMMARY

Want a job with impact? Want to help make a change in Florida? Then come join our team in Broward county!

 

For Our Future Florida seeks a motivated, outgoing, and results-driven Community Outreach Organizer for a public health and education program in the Pompano Beach region. You will be responsible for execution of the community outreach program for your region and engage and interface with community members through door-to-door canvassing and community events, within accordance of strict health and safety protocols. For Our Future Florida is a statewide, coalition organization that builds progressive power through community engagement and organizing around key issues. We uplift the voices of the community to strengthen public education, advance social and racial justice, preserve our environment, and fight for working families. Candidates should have familiarity with Broward county Florida, specifically the Pompano Beach region, experience working with door-to-door organizing programs, comfort working long hours, and access to reliable transportation.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

●          Will serve on the front lines of an outreach program providing messaging and resources on vaccines and public health issues to the community, including regular door-to-door canvassing.

●          Organizing community events, building relationships within the region, and engaging in community outreach work through canvassing and phone calls.

●          Building and managing community outreach events in accordance with FOF health and safety guidelines. 

●          Ensuring that daily, weekly, and monthly goals are met and exceeded.

●          Report daily on quantitative and qualitative metrics, ensuring timely and accurate data entry and reporting.

●          Work with program leadership to plan and help implement new outreach strategies in your region.

●          Attend scheduled calls and meetings.

●          Attend training on community outreach tactics, program strategy, and safety.

●          Adhere to all health and safety protocols and procedures.

 

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

●          High school diploma or equivalent (GED). 

●          Previous organizing experience preferred, as a volunteer or staff member.

●          Full vaccination required for this position. Individuals may request accommodation if they are unable to be fully vaccinated for either medical or religious reasons.

●          Knowledge of Votebuilder/VAN or a willingness to learn is preferred.

●          Basic computer literacy and access to a reliable portable computer. Strong knowledge of Google Suites is a plus.

●          Must have reliable access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license.

●          Ability to work long and irregular hours in a fast paced, metrics driven work environment.

●          Ability to meet deadlines under pressure while handling multiple projects.

●          Ability to work independently and in team settings.

●          Commitment to the Mission - Dedication to grassroots, local organizing and empowering state/local organizations to lead our work. Understanding of local community-based organizations and respect for their leaders and programs.

●          Strong interpersonal communications skills.

●          Possess a winning mentality.

●          Bilingual skills are strongly preferred.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL DEMANDS

■     Door-to-door canvassing is an essential function of this job. Employees may be required to work in extreme weather conditions, including rain, heat, and cold. This position is expected to interact regularly face-to-face with community members, volunteers, and community partners.

■     Employees will be provided with health and safety training, and personal protective equipment (PPE).

 

EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

■     Employees may be required to work outside of normal business hours including weekends, holidays, and nights.

■     Employees may be required to abide by certain blackout dates during the year, and generally not allowed to take more than 2-3 days off consecutively during blackout periods. Emergencies will not be affected by this policy.

 

For Our Future offers the following benefits to all full-time employees:

■     Health insurance coverage - 95% employer paid and 5% employee paid.

■     Paid Parental Leave.

■     Retirement savings plan with matching contributions up to the first 5%.

■     $100 monthly cell phone bill reimbursement.

■     13 days paid time off every calendar year, as well as other paid holidays.

 

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

 

For Our Future Action Fund is an equal opportunity employer. This application will not be used for limiting or excluding any applicant from consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law, including race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, personal appearance, family responsibilities, genetic information, matriculation, political affiliation, arrest record, conviction record, ancestry, military service, or veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or ordinances. Should an applicant need a reasonable accommodation in the application process, they should contact a company representative.

 

AT-WILL EMPLOYMENT

The relationship between you and the For Our Future Action Fund is referred to as “employment at will.” This means that your employment can be terminated at any time for any reason, with or without cause, with or without notice, by you or the For Our Future Action Fund/For Our Future. No representative of For Our Future Action Fund has authority to enter into any employment agreement with you that is contrary to the foregoing “employment at will” relationship. By signing below, you hereby affirm that your employment is “at will”, and that you acknowledge that no oral or written statements or representations regarding your employment can alter your “at will” status, except for a written statement signed by you and our Chief Executive Officer or duly authorized representative as determined by a resolution of the Board of Directors of For Our Future Action Fund. 

Position Title: Community Outreach Organizer

Job Location: Pompano Beach, Broward County

Position Type: Full Time / Exempt

Education Level: N/A

Salary Range: $48,000 Salary/Year

Travel %: 100%

Job Shift: Any

Job Categories: Nonprofit - Social Services…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Location

On-site
Pompano Beach, FL, USA

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