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SEIU Texas - Digital Organizer

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SEIU Texas
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Houston, TX
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Published 25 days ago

SEIU Texas unites janitors, healthcare workers, security officers, and airport workers from across our state​. We are seeking an energetic, passionate and dedicated individual interested in building a career in social justice labor organizing and build power for working families in a right to work state.

We seek an effective and creative Digital Organizer to join our team, support our organizing program and grow the union’s online presence. This position will be vital in educating, growing and engaging our online audiences, both internal and external.

The Digital Organizer should be experienced with using online platforms to mobilize people to take action and be familiar with the various metrics and tools to gauge the effectiveness of our digital program. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter and be able to work across departments to develop effective, engaging digital campaigns. Our ideal candidate has a proven track record using video, graphics, Facebook posts, and other online tools to support successful union, community, or political organizing programs and campaigns.


Digital Organizer Responsibilities:

  • Writing and editing member/organizing copy for e-blasts, mass texts, social media, digital ads, website copy in English and Spanish.
  • Train staff, organizers and members to become effective advocates on social media.
  • Collaborate with SEIU TX Communications team and field teams to develop and execute innovative, high impact digital organizing and outreach campaigns using social media platforms, online tools, and video to increase member engagement and build public support.
  • Research influencers for possible partnerships to uplift various campaigns.
  • Develop tactics to support our organizing, contract bargaining, and legislative goals.
  • Assist on event and video production.
  • Plan and manage clear, compelling, and shareable content across digital channels including social media, online ads, web, email, video.
  • Provide graphic design support.
  • Work with other departments to generate online volunteers and activists.
  • Closely track engagement and performance analytics to understand, assess, and make recommendations on digital and communications strategy.

Qualifications:

  • A commitment to the social justice mission, vision, and values of SEIU Texas.
  • At least three years of experience implementing communications and/or digital work and online advocacy including a history of using data analytics to develop targeted communications strategies and messages.
  • Proficiency in writing, word processing, video editing, web design, HTML, and new media campaigns.
  • Technical knowledge of WordPress and social media platforms.


Preferred:

  • Previous work experience in the social justice and progressive community preferred.
  • Written and verbal Spanish language fluency, including the ability to perform accurate written translations.
  • Experience using Canva or Adobe Creative Cloud to design collateral and social media posts.
  • Experience ad-buying on all social media platforms.
  • Ability to travel, as well as work nights and weekends, on occasion.

SEIU Texas unites janitors, healthcare workers, security officers, and airport workers from across our state​. We are seeking an energetic, passionate and dedicated individual interested in building a career in social justice labor…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule

Benefits

Competitive benefits package provided for full-time employees and eligible dependents, including health, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.

Competitive benefits package provided for full-time employees and eligible dependents, including health, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.

Location

On-site
Houston, TX

How to Apply

Submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to HR@SEIUTX.ORG.

Cover letters should describe your qualifications, experience and career goals, as well as a brief description of why you want to work to realize SEIU Texas’ vision for building a strong union. 

SEIU Texas is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Women, people of color, those with disabilities, and members of the LGBT community are encouraged to apply.

Submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to HR@SEIUTX.ORG.

Cover letters should describe your qualifications, experience and career goals, as well as a brief description of…

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