Fields: public interest, progressive, advocacy, civic engagement, civil society
Location: Multiple North Carolina
Details and Requirements: Aim Higher Now works to engage and educate citizens about issues of public concern, and to hold elected officials accountable to the values that have made North Carolina great. These include investment in public schools and universities, expanded access to the ballot, the protection of our natural resources, and economic opportunity that benefits all citizens. We encourage the active participation of citizens in government by communicating directly with people in their communities through data-driven, strategic field and digital programs.
Aim Higher Now is seeking Organizers in Raleigh, Charlotte, Greensboro, and Wilmington. Organizers will focus on issue advocacy, voter engagement, and building long-term organizing capacity. Candidates must have a knowledge of and strong commitment to progressive causes; Candidates must have a general understanding of how power intersects with gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation and class in organizing and electoral settings; Experience managing volunteers is a plus; Experience organizing in North Carolina is a plus; Ability to travel and access to a vehicle is required; Willingness to work extended hours, including nights and weekends, as necessary is required. The annual salary for this position is $40,000. Benefits include paid vacation and sick leave, health, dental, and vision insurance coverage.
Apply Here: http://aimhighernownc.com/job-openings