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California Community Organizer

Presencial
El trabajo se debe realizar en o cerca de Fresno, CA
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Publicado hace 18 días

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Tipo de contrato
Contract / Freelance
Salario
USD $40.000 - $45.000 / año
Pay Bi-weekly

Descripción

The Organization: Poder Latinx is a civic and social justice organization. Our vision is to

dismantle the political barriers and strengthen the power for the Latinx community to become

decision-makers in our country’s democracy, and win on economic, immigrant, and climate

issues. Our mission is to work to build a sustained progressive voting bloc of Latinxs in

battleground states across the country. We do this by leading a voter-integrated engagement

program where all aspects of voter engagement, issue-based campaigns, leadership

development, voting reform, voter protection, and narrative change form a continuous cycle of

political consciousness. Through our work, we empower and equip Latinxs to become agents of

change now. Founded in 2019, Poder Latinx operates in Central Florida, including Orange,

Osceola, Seminole, Lake, Polk, counties, Arizona East Valley of Maricopa county, and in

Georgia including Gwinnett, Cobb, Dekalb, Fulton and Clayton counties.

The position: The Community Organizer will be responsible for leading our Economic Justice,

Immigrant Justice, or Environmental Justice campaigns (and be knowledgeable on all of the

campaigns) that build long-term power and achieve victories in the issues impacting our

community.

Responsibilities:

1. Base-building:

● Build a powerful base of grassroots leaders throughout their respective state.

● Provide strategic leadership in the development of an organizational base: building

plans, recruiting members and volunteers, and mentoring leaders in support of the

campaign.

● Recruit, train, and support members in taking on leadership roles in the organization.

2. Organizing:

● Plan, develop, and carry out our organizing issue strategy on an assigned campaign

(Economic Justice, Immigrant Justice or Environmental Justice)

● Coordinate volunteer grassroots advocacy including phone banks, door knocks, house

meetings, and other activities

● Develop and carry out monthly grassroots actions to include but not limited to:

community meetings, press events, letters-to-the editor, and community events.

● Works closely with organizing team on relative campaign efforts

● Remain knowledgeable or support work on the other two campaigns, as needed

3. Leadership:

● Create and maintain innovative partnerships with individuals, organizations, elected

officials, media, and others.

● Research on issues assigned

● Prepare and submit reports of job activities on as directed by the State Program Director


● Provide input and content for PL social media platforms

● Participate in and conduct training as a part of professional development.

● Represent PL in a professional manner to the community.

Qualifications:

● Organizer mindset: Committed to grassroots organizing and basebuilding of the Latinx

community. Willing and able to build relationships quickly, have strong follow ups, and

move people to action. Proven record of success in setting and achieving goals Ideal

candidates will have at least one year of experience in community organizing,political

campaigns, field or volunteer organizing.

● Relationship-orientated: Proven ability to work collaboratively and foster

collaboration and trust in others in the high-pressure campaign environment

● Cultural competency: And ability to communicate effectively with people

representing diverse interests, styles, and backgrounds

● Independent worker: Be able to manage multiple projects at one time. Meet deadlines

and hit metric goals. Ensure that numbers are reported on time with data integrity at the

top of mind. Attention to details and be able to provide thoughtful solutions to problems

that arise. Be able to work in a fast paced environment where work areas are expected

to change frequently.

● Technologically savvy: And able to learn how to use new databases, online

platforms, etc relatively quickly.

● Mission alignment: Committed to our mission of building a sustained progressive

voting bloc of Latinxs in battleground states across the country and winning on

economic, immigrant, and environmental issues that impact Latinx communities.


Additional Requirements

● Ability to work on long hour, nights, weekends, and tentatively travel

● Working cell phone

● Active Driver’s license, with reliable transportation with valid auto insurance coverage

● Proficiency in Spanish is required

The Organization: Poder Latinx is a civic and social justice organization. Our vision is to

dismantle the political barriers and strengthen the power for the Latinx community to become

decision-makers in our country’s democracy, and win on…

Nivel de Idiomas

● Proficiency in Spanish is required

● Proficiency in Spanish is required

Ubicación

Presencial
Fresno, CA, USA

Aplicar a esta Vacante de empleo

Instrucciones:

For Apply to California - Please email a copy of your resume, cover letter, and two references to: gigasca@poderlatinx.org. The email subject line should read “ Community Organizer CA - Job Application”


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