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Campaign Associate - Colorado PIRG

工作描述
组织: 
U.S. PIRG
组织类型: 
501(c)(4)
工作地点: 
丹佛地铁
类型的工作: 
全职
工作范畴: 
通信 | 发展 | 其他
职位描述: 

Colorado PIRG Transportation Campaign Associate
 
Colorado PIRG is seeking a Campaign Associate to help lead our Transform Transportation campaign.
 
This summer, Colorado had some of the worst air pollution in the world. 每年, 汽车污染, 卡车 and other vehicles cuts short an estimated 58,000人的生命, and increases the risk of lung cancer, 中风和心脏病.

Cars are much safer than they used to be. But motor vehicle crashes each year still kill an estimated 40,000 Americans and seriously injure 4.500万年. 和, in a conclusion that should shock nobody, one study found the morning commute to be the least favorite part of the day for many Americans.

Transportation is also now America’s number one source of carbon pollution, with greenhouse emissions from cars, 卡车, buses and other vehicles surpassing every other source.

That’s why we’re launching Transform Transportation 在这里 in Colorado to reduce the need to drive by significantly increasing transit, 步行和骑自行车的选择, electrify buses and electrify cars — so the easiest, cheapest and most pleasant ways to travel are also the cleanest and healthiest.

Entry-level candidates are encouraged to apply; we provide 培训 on advocacy and organizing skills, as well as oversight and on-the-ground 培训 by an experienced advocate. Ideal candidates will have leadership experience, top-notch written and verbal skills, 求知欲, and be ready for a challenge. We value organizing experience, including building campus or community groups.

领域的责任
  • 构建强大的联盟: Reach out to like-minded organizations and affected constituency groups to demonstrate support for our campaign goals. 
  • Earn traditional media and social media attention: Organize news conferences and write opinion pieces. Build a following on 脸谱网 and 推特 for your campaign.
  • 游说民选官员: Coordinate strategy with champions in Congress. Make a convincing case to legislators who are undecided on a particular vote. When a critical vote is happening on your campaign, work to demonstrate the support you’ve been building on the ground to help line up the votes needed to win. 
  • 研究和撰写报告: Catalogue and analyze data relevant to the issue and our policy proposals to help influence public debate and earn media attention for our cause.
  • Identify and cultivate donors: Reach out to foundations and major donors and ask them to fund your campaign.
  • Recruit new people to your team: Help build your team recruiting volunteers, interns and full-time staff.
  • Run a grassroots campaign office each summer: Run a campaign office for the summer to raise money to support our campaigns, build our organization and membership, and help build critical and timely grassroots support to win key campaigns while honing your organizing and management skills.
Requirements/Qualifications
  • Demonstrate a passion and commitment to making a positive impact on critical environmental and social issues
  • Have excellent judgment and discretion and the ability to oversee significant projects
薪酬/福利
补偿: 

The target annual compensation for this position is $28,500-$30,000 in the first year. Colorado PIRG offers a competitive benefits package. 

好处: 

Our benefits package may include medical, 牙科, and vision insurance for employees and dependents, needs-based student loan assistance, 通勤福利计划, 401(k) with employer match paid time off and short-term disability insurance. We also offer an excellent 培训 program and opportunities for advancement.

如何应用

应用

Fill out our online application 在这里.

位置

科罗拉多州丹佛市

We’re also hiring Campaign Associates to work on other campaigns in locations across the country. We accept applications on a rolling basis.

THINGS TO KNOW WHEN YOU APPLY

Colorado PIRG is part of The Public Interest Network, which operates and supports organizations committed to a shared vision of a better world and a strategic approach to social change. 点击 在这里 for things you should know about our network when you apply.
 
Colorado PIRG is an equal opportunity employer.
 

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