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Jan 23, 2020

Part-Time Contract Civic Engagement and GOTV Coordinator - Triad

The Part-Time Contract Regional Civic Engagement and GOTV Coordinator will work directly with the Equality NC Leadership Team and Political Director to promote civic engagement and increase the number of pro-LGBTQ equality candidates, including “out” LGBTQ individuals who run for, and are elected to serve in federal, state, and local public offices. The Coordinator will also work with a team of regional coordinators who together will recruit, train, and engage local constituencies to create towns, neighborhoods, businesses, churches, schools, and communities where LGBTQ equality is protected and embraced.
 
The Regional Civic Engagement and Political Coordinator will be responsible for performing a number of public and outreach events, voter engagement, and fundraising duties. The ideal candidate is highly self-motivated, professional, and connected to LGBTQ and political communities in the Triad (Greensboro, Winston Salem, High Point) North Carolina area. 
 
Responsibilities and Duties

  • Recruit, train, and support an active civic engagement team of individuals and organizations that work together to expand the number of pro-LGBTQ individuals who vote and run for office.
  • Develop a strong get out the vote (GOTV) regional network.
  • Build partnerships with allied groups and political organizations to build an inclusive community that does not tolerate discrimination.
  • Execute civic engagement and political strategic plan for the organization in collaboration with the Equality NC Leadership Team and committees.
  • Plan and coordinate regional civic engagement and political events.
  • Supprt fundraising in the region through one-on-one meetings, townhalls, events, and other forms of communication that enable the regional program to sustain and grow.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 2+ years of experience in a combination of organizing, political engagement, and fundraising.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, with an ability to become familiar with organization-specific programs and software.
  • Strong organizational project management and problem-solving skills with impeccable multi-tasking abilities.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills.

Please send cover letter, resume, and other materials to be included in consideration for this contract position to development@equalitync.org. Application materials will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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