Membership and Program Organizer : District of Columbia
Membership and Program Organizer
Come help build and grow the premier organization of LGBTQ workers and allies in the United States. Founded by gay labor and peace activist Howard Wallace—a confidant of Harvey Milk—Pride at Work (www.prideatwork.org) is committed to achieving equality in the workplace and the laws of our land. The Membership and Program Coordinator’s role is to elevate the voices and issues of LGBTQ workers by organizing new Pride at Work members and chapters while engaging and activating those currently in our ranks.
The strongest candidates will have a worker or community organizing background, excellent communications skills, an outgoing personality, a commitment to justice for workers and LGBTQ people, and experience leading a team.
Other responsibilities range from managing a detailed membership database to representing Pride at Work at meetings and conferences in the labor movement and the broader LGBTQ civil rights community. The Membership and Program Coordinator will also assist with preparation for board meetings and a large-scale triennial convention.
Organization, attention to detail and the ability to travel, as needed, are absolutely critical. Public speaking experience and multilingual skills are desirable, but not required.
Salary and Benefits
Salary is commensurate with small non-profit organizations. Top notch benefits package includes employer provided health care, unlimited sick time, spousal and partner coverage, and a pension.
Please send a cover letter, résumé, and two short work-related writing samples to Jerame Davis at email@example.com. Include in subject line: P@W Membership and Program Coordinator. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No phone calls please.
Pride at Work is an Equal Opportunity Employer—people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBTQ candidates are encouraged to apply. We are committed to a diverse workplace and strong labor principles
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