Job Posting for Neighbor to Neighbor: Worcester Chapter Organizer

Title: Worcester Chapter Organizer

Organization: Neighbor to Neighbor

About Neighbor to Neighbor

Neighbor to Neighbor Massachusetts (N2N-MA) is a member-led, community based, civic engagement organization dedicated to achieving economic and environmental justice. Racial and gender justice are at the heart of our mission and cuts across all our work. We have Chapters in Lynn, Springfield, Holyoke and Worcester!

Main Responsibilities

  • Build a strong Chapter by recruiting members through door to door canvassing, organizing public events and conducting one-on-one meetings
  • Hold members’ leadership by holding and facilitating regular member meetings designed to elevate members’ political analysis; provide trainings and open up spaces for members to take on leadership roles in campaigns, actions and other activities
  • Maintain regular contact with members and support their leadership
  • Identify and lead with members local campaigns that respond to local needs and build members’ leadership and strengthen the Chapter
  • Coordinate and integrate the Chapter with N2N’s statewide campaigns
  • Enter and maintain organizing related information in the Voter Activation Network and organizing database
  • Conduct local media and communications work
  • Help project and hold political space for N2N through supporting the political development of members; building coalition support for organizing efforts and representing our position and values in ally spaces
  • Implement voter engagement and electoral campaigns
  • Manage donor portfolio of at least 30 donors through donor cultivation and solicitation
  • Train, manage, and support team of door to door and phone canvassers

Qualifications and Experience

  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Demonstrated passion for social, economic and environmental justice
  • Demonstrated understanding of the struggles low-income communities of color face; Strong political analysis of root causes of injustice and oppression and/or direct, personal experience with the issues N2N organizes around preferred
  • Experience doing outreach work in communities of color; Canvassing experience preferred
  • Able to take initiative, work independently AND be a team player
  • Excellent writing, computer, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to building unity in a multi-racial community
  • Experience in issue, labor, electoral or community organizing
  • Willingness to work flexible hours; some late nights and weekends

To Apply

Neighbor to Neighbor strongly encourages people of color, women and queer folks to apply. Interested applicants please email n2nma@n2nma.org with your resume and cover letter.

Salary & Benefits: $45,000 for this full-time position. Benefits include 4+ weeks vacation, sick days, fully paid health insurance, life insurance, travel reimbursement, and opportunities for career growth.

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