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Organizer
Fast Food Justice

New York City, NY


Fast Food Justice, a first of its kind non-profit organization dedicated to a fast food worker and community social justice movement, is launching operations throughout NYC. We have an exciting opportunity for an Organizer to join our campaign and help build our organization.

About the position: We seek an energetic organizer who will help support thousands of fast food workers in building Fast Food Justice.

Responsibilities include:

  • Organize fast food workers throughout New York City to build Fast Food Justice;
  • Identify and develop worker leaders;
  • Help fast food workers and community members understand their rights under New York City legislation that affects industry working conditions; and
  • Assist in planning and running meetings and actions of workers and community members including know-your-rights trainings.

Requirements include:

  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice;
  • Organizing or community work, or volunteer experience;
  • The ability and willingness to travel if needed and to work long or irregular hours, including weekend work as needed;
  • Strong and effective verbal communication and presentation skills;
  • Excellent writing and computer skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Experience and ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds;
  • A car and a valid driver’s license are required; and
  • Fluency in a second language, either Spanish, Bengali or Haitian Creole, preferred.

Fast Food Justice offers a competitive salary and a benefits package.

Qualified candidates may send a resume and letter of interest to Ana@fastfoodjustice.org.

Fast Food Justice is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and actively recruits people of color, women, individuals with disabilities and members of the LGBTQ community.

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