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Community Organizer

DESCRIPTION

Do you want to use your community organizing and engagement skills, and work at a creative, mission-driven organization who is helping communities nationwide stand up to hate? Join our team at Not In Our Town!

Not In Our Town (NIOT) is an Oakland, CA based national community engagement and media non-profit that serves a movement to stop hate, address bullying, and build safe, inclusive communities for all. The Community Organizer will collaborate with Not In Our Town (NIOT) staff and NIOT community leaders nationally to identify key opportunities to support NIOT groups to enhance impact, grow engagement and share effective responses to amplify network learning. The primary objective is to build and strengthen the capacity of the NIOT network to persist, evolve and effectively respond to hate.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Serve as the regional community organizer and point of contact for West Coast based NIOT Network groups, that include engagement, data collection and fundraising goals.
  2. Cultivate and develop new NIOT groups on the West Coast.
  3. Participate in organizing and facilitating regularly scheduled community meetings.
  4. Write innovative, engaging, and compelling web content and emails to deepen engagement and sharing among network peers.
  5. Engage with group leaders on phone and skype, coordinating phone and communication with NIOT network groups.
  6. Report on the effectiveness of NIOT’s network engagement through regular reporting and analysis of metrics.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Deep commitment to standing up to hate and intolerance;
  2. Deep understanding of strategy and community management;
  3. Advocacy and campaign experience;
  4. Strong verbal and written communications skills, including public speaking;
  5. Previous experience in campaigning or journalism a plus;
  6. Knowledge and commitment to the overall goals and intent of NIOT;
  7. Organizational, administrative and time management skills;
  8. Research and analytical skills;
  9. Previous experience developing creative engagement campaigns

This is a part-time role based in our Oakland, California office.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to jobs@niot.org.

Data Manager

DESCRIPTION

Do you want to use your data and engagement skills, and work at a creative, mission- driven organization who is helping communities nationwide stand up to hate? Join our team at Not In Our Town!

Not In Our Town (NIOT) is an Oakland, CA based national community engagement and media non-profit that serves a movement to stop hate, address bullying, and build safe, inclusive communities for all. The Data Manager will collaborate with Not In Our Town (NIOT) staff and NIOT community leaders develop new ways to track and document NIOT’s impact and Intake of Gold Star Cities data development. The primary objective is to build and strengthen the capacity of the NIOT's database to persist, evolve and effectively respond to hate.

MAJOR RESPONSABILITIES:

  1. Develop a reporting / scoring rubric to track progress on Gold Star Cities (GSC) criteria
  2. Capture and collect documents, documentation, attendance records, photos and reports on community progress on GSC action steps.
  3. Create data integration(s) between an online platform called the Action Network and the NIOT database for Gold Star Cities.
  4. Work with a team to develop a survey and data collection methods for the GSC program. Interfacing and consult with advisors, social scientists and experts, and develop technology tools to capture data and survey results
  5. Development of new ways to track and document NIOT’s impact
  6. Export data from various systems and consolidate into an integrated system to communicate with activists in our network and donors
  7. Once a quarter - reporting and analysis on data from online and social media data. Publish reports on Google ads, Facebook, etc.
  8. Administration and tracking of Google Ads in consultation with program team

This will be a part time role based in our Oakland, California office.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to jobs@niot.org.

 

For volunteer opportunities, please email us at info@niot.org or call us at (510) 268-9675.