WSR - Worker-driven Social Responsibility Network

Worker-driven Social Responsibility Network


Campaign Coordinator

Based in Washington, DC


Position Overview and Responsibilities
The Campaign Coordinator will support the global Pay Your Workers – Respect Labour Rights campaign by helping develop and execute campaign plans, drafting communications materials, and liaising with dozens of labor, human rights, and other civil society organizations in the United States and internationally to inspire activism to advance the campaign goals. This position will focus on developing and executing campaign plans in the US, and working with the other US-based members of the global campaign.
This is a grant-funded position with two years of guaranteed funding. Extension of the position is possible, depending on grant renewal. This is a remote position, though there may be an option for this position to be based out of an office in Washington, D.C.

Qualities Sought

  • Knowledge of and experience in the field of international workers’ rights
  • Experience working effectively with grassroots and partner organizations
  • Experience successfully navigating complex partnerships, and ability to connect with a wide range of diverse constituencies
  • Track-record of leading and/or implementing projects including planning, execution, and evaluation of lessons learned
  • Expertise in conceptualizing creative, effective campaign actions, both online and offline
  • An outstanding facility to effectively communicate with public audiences, especially through digital and media outlets, and public speaking
  • Skilled in messaging development for campaigns and at creating effective visuals for campaigning purposes
  • Experience working with journalists and as a media spokesperson
  • Demonstrated ability to perform in a fast-paced, high-energy environment
  • Ability to multi-task and manage competing deadlines

The following qualities would be helpful to have but are not required:

  • Experience living and working overseas, especially in a garment-exporting region
  • Fluency in languages other than English

How to Apply: Please send your résumé, a cover letter explaining why this position interests you, and a brief writing sample such as a press release or campaign communication to: jobs@wsr-network.org, with the subject line: “Campaign Coordinator.” No phone calls will be accepted about this position.

Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Start Date: As soon as feasible.

Salary: The salary range for this position is $75,000 – $95,000, with excellent benefits.

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