Lead Community Organizer
Based in Buffalo, NY
Lead Community Organizer for Citizen Action of NY
Join the fight for social, economic and racial justice!
Citizen Action of New York is one of the fastest-growing statewide grassroots organizations in the country. We fight for social, racial and economic justice, and an America that works for all of us. Our organizing campaigns focus on issues such as education, health care, campaign finance reform, progressive taxation, and consumer issues. We have won significant improvements in New Yorkers’ lives, and we have elected progressive candidates to office. We play a leadership role in organizing major statewide coalitions including the Alliance for Quality Education and the Health Care for All New York Coalition.
Citizen Action of New York has seven regional grassroots offices, including one based in Buffalo. We are currently seeking an EXPERIENCED LEAD ORGANIZER for the Buffalo office.
If you have strong organizing experience, like working with a diverse group of people and are committed to social change, come join our growing organization!
Additional factors: Supervisory and fundraising experience; background in education and/or health policy helpful. Knowledge of local, federal, and/or New York State politics is also desired.
Salary and Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience. Full health benefits. Please email a resume and cover letter to Rosemary Rivera, Organizing Director, Citizen Action of New York at email@example.com.
Citizen Action of New York is an equal opportunity employer and we seek to build an organization that aggressively pursues a racial justice agenda. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
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