Campaign / Tech Fellow

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Remote

Ok

Salary

Minimum: $50,000
Maximum: $60,000

Published

10/10/2018

Start Date

11/01/2018

Application Deadline

10/26/2018

Address

New York
New York
United States

Description

Position: Campaign/Tech Fellow for MPower Change

Reports to: Campaign Director

Type: Full Time, One year


Organization: MPower Change is a grassroots movement rooted in diverse Muslim communities throughout the U.S., who are working together to build social, spiritual, racial, and economic justice for all people.


Combining best-in-class digital tools with years of field experience, organizing know-how, and an extensive network of supporters, MPower Change is redefining the ways that our communities build, maintain, and exercise power.


About the position: We’re looking for a technically adept strong writer and strategic thinker with the right mix of skills to develop and execute high-impact campaigns that offer engagement opportunities for our hundreds of thousands of members.


Successful candidates will:

  •  Work closely with our team to quickly learn our approach to campaigning, strategies, tactics, and tools
  •  Work on campaigns with online and offline components across one or more issue areas
  •  Work an average of 40 hours/week, including some weekends and rapid response emergencies
  •  Travel periodically for trainings, meetings, staff retreats, and other events


Basic responsibilities include:

  •  Develop campaigns with a strategic theory of change that engages members
  •  Create campaign assets (emails, social media content, creative stunts, action pages, microsites, signage, etc.)
  • Draft and send action and fundraising emails to support our campaigning
  •  Use analytics to sharpen campaigns and surface new tools to analyze the performance and effectiveness of our actions
  •  Track social media, traditional media, and online conversations to inform campaigns
  •  Manage coalition relationships and build partnerships with others
  •  Research, propose, and implement tech solutions to make the organization and our campaigning work more effective

 

Qualified candidates will:

  •  Be exceptional writers, especially writing fast for a popular audience
  •  Be entrepreneurial—a self-starter with the ability to be creative and work quickly, and drive your own workflow and output in our virtual office
  •  Previous online and/or community organizing experience is preferred
  •  Have basic HTML and CSS skills (i.e. can customize an email or basic web page)
  •  Have a coherent racial and social justice analysis
  • Have familiarity with U.S. Muslim communities and the issues they are impacted by
  •  Have a growth mindset – an approach of continuous learning
  •  Have the ability to engage with constructive feedback from colleagues and participate in honest staff dialogue


The following skills are not prerequisites and can be learned on the job:

  •  Basic graphic design skills
  •  Basic video editing skills
  •  Experience with ActionKit, Action Network, and/or another digital campaigning platform
  •  Online ad buying and analytics

Benefits

Compensation and benefits commensurate with experience.

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

info@mpowerchange.org
https://www.mpowerchange.org

Ready to join our team? Send a resume and cover letter to info@mpowerchange.org with the subject line “Campaign/Tech Fellow.”


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