Movement Support Coordinator

September 20, 2017

  • Part Time
  • Anywhere

Website SocialMoveTech Social Movement Technologies

Applications welcome until needs are met, reviewed on rolling basis.

Priority consideration to applications from persons of color as SMT seeks a balanced team consistent with the demographics of movement organizing.

Movement Support Coordinator

10-20 hours/week (will vary), paid $25/hour on a contract basis (has potential to turn into ongoing employee position with paid time off and benefits). Must be able to work during the day for most of the hours if not all.

Job responsibilities: 
  • Respond to questions and inquiries by organizing groups
  • Help with training registration
  • Coordinate outreach via email to various constituencies
  • Manage and grow SMT’s social media accounts so as to support movement groups and curate content of interest
  • Help with research on new tech developments
  • Other as needed
Requirements:
  • Committed to movement work.
  • Very high attention to detail is a must.
  • Able to multi-task and juggle multiple projects and communicate reliably about them
  • Familiar with ActionNetwork or quick study with experience using CRMs
  • Comfortable manipulating data in spreadsheets/uploading/downloading
  • Friendly and encouraging, and able to convey this via email
  • Super interested in learning more and staying abreast of new developments
  • Interested in this for more than just a few months. This is not a short-term in-between kind of part-time position.

About Social Movement Technologies

SMT is a non-profit organization founded in 2014 to help progressive organizing groups ramp up with online strategy, tools and tactics to build power and win campaigns. It has trained staff from over 1,000 organizations across the US, Canada and abroad in its first four years through highly attended webinars, as well as in coaching sessions. It has created a team of experienced online/offline organizers who work with groups, seeking to bring a strategic organizing approach to all its work.

TO APPLY

Please send to info@socialmovementtechnologies.org:

  1. A letter: (1) Tell us how you heard of this job posting.  (2) Explain your interest and experience.
  2. If you are applying for a Staff Partner role, provide an example of your best online campaign work, including links to content/posts, petitions, emails etc. that you created (or else make clear your role). What did you do? What was your role? What are your greatest strengths in online organizing? No more than one page please. We will not consider applications missing this. If you have not managed online campaigns to amplify offline organizing, and if you have no offline organizing experience, you are not right for Staff Partner position.
  3. Attach a resume.
  4. If applying for a Staff Partner position or the Grantee Online Support Coordinator position, please indicate the minimum hourly rate you need. Although your hourly rate if hired will be consistent with our internal pay levels based on experience, we ask for this to avoid wasting time in case your minimum required pay is out of SMT’s range.
  5. Use the subject line: “Movement Support Coordinator”

To apply for this job email your details to info@socialmovementtechnologies.org