Fields: sustainability, reproductive rights, environment, marketing, fundraising
Location: San Diego, California
About the Organization: Population Connection (formerly ZPG) is a national non-profit membership organization that works to mobilize broad public support for a sustainable balance of the earth’s people, environment, and resources. We recognize that the environment, human population, technology, and social and economic activity are inextricably linked. We strive for a world where people and other living things coexist in harmony; where the bottom line is cooperation and compassion; where our present population and activities help ensure the future well-being of today’s children and of generations to come. Population Connection’s programs aim to inform public opinion and to influence public initiatives on matters related to population, the environment, the status of women, and the quality of life for all people, through progressive, action-oriented programs.
About the Position: Population Connection seek a part-time, temporary employee to support the Membership Relations, Marketing, and Development teams in their efforts to motivate and engage Population Connection’s membership base. Based in the San Diego office, our Membership Relations team cultivates relationships with member activists, and the Marketing and Development teams manage print marketing and other special fundraising projects. The Marketing & Development Assistant will be tasked with assisting in outreach, relationship building with members and prospective members, and data processing.
This position is only available in our San Diego, CA office; Must reside within commuting distance to our office in San Diego. This position will be similar to an internship. We offer a flexible schedule, 15-25 hours/week available for a six-month period.
Special Requirements/Qualifications: We seek a motivated team player with excellent writing and verbal communication skills. The right candidate will be familiar with and dedicated to improving women’s access to birth control and reproductive health care and dedicated to preserving our environmental resources for the next generation.
- Background and interest in global population, reproductive health and rights, and the environment; must be fully pro-choice
- Must be comfortable spending a significant amount of time on the phone; Excellent verbal communication and writing skills, and computer proficiency
- Must be highly organized, detail-oriented, and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
- Previous community organizing and/or activism experience preferred
Estimated Salary: $15/hour for 15-25 hours/week, September 2018 – January 2019
Deadline: September 28, 2018
Population Connection (fka ZPG)