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Senior Organizing Associate

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The YACU is seeking a highly motivated high school or college student interested in the intersection of politics and organizing. The Senior Organizer will help further our organization’s mission by working closely with the Organizing Director to encourage the creation of chapters, manage chapter resources, and ensure the success of our chapter network. Being a Senior Organizer is a great opportunity to build skills in leadership, outreach, collaboration, communication and national-level personnel organizing. 


This is an unpaid position. The time commitment is 5-7 hours per week.


Responsibilities:

Typical responsibilities of the Senior Organizer include:

  • Onboarding prospective chapter leaders.
  • Assisting chapter leaders in chapter growth, event planning, and member recruitment.
  • Leading a team of organizing associates with the Organizing Director.
  • Working closely with the Organizing Director to lead recruitment initiatives to grow the YACU’s chapter network. 
  • Reaching out to school administrators and teachers to encourage chapter creation.
  • Working on projects to incentivize chapter creation.
  • Working closely with the organizing associates to create guides, resources, and education content to ensure chapter success.
  • Attending YACU-Cons and other organization-wide events.
  • Attending weekly team meetings.


Requirements:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Robust communication skills
  • Marketing/Outreach skills
  • An open mind and a willingness to learn
  • A self-starter attitude


The YACU is seeking a highly motivated high school or college student interested in the intersection of politics and organizing. The Senior Organizer will help further our organization’s mission by working closely with the Organizing…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
1060 Broadway, Albany, NY 12204, USA
#1065

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Instructions:

Please attach a second document titled Supplemental Resources that answers the following questions:

  1. Why do you support the mission of the YACU?
  2. What previous experience do you have with organizing in the context of politics?
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