Director of Organizing
Faith in Florida is seeking a full-time Director of Organizing to effectively lead our organizing staff to organize congregations and develop lay and clergy leaders to engage in strategic campaigns to advance Faith in Florida’s policy aims.
The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to cultivate relationships with key allies who are working with Faith in Florida’s chapters. He or she will be committed to getting results in a fast-paced environment and able to handle a heavy workload. This position is an opportunity to help coordinate and guide issue campaigns and play the lead role in running the organization’s nonpartisan voter engagement efforts.
About Faith in Florida:
Faith in Florida is about people, power, and change. First and foremost, our focus is on the development and engagement of people. We work to unleash the leadership that is within each of us toward fighting for racial, economic, and environmental justice.
FIF is affiliated with the PICO National Network.
Build independent political power.
Invest in staff and network leadership.
Assist in setting strategy and goals.
Model our values and culture.
Integrate new ideas and work.
We’re seeking candidates who excel in relationship-building, are results-oriented, and have strong management skills. You should have:
Prior management of organizing staff experience
Ability to effectively plan and implement work and manage time, as part of a team and individually.
Willingness and ability to work long and irregular hours, including evenings and weekends
The ability to work with people from other cultures and backgrounds
Knowledge of programs such as Salsa or VAN and prior experience working in a faith-based environment are both plusses but are not requirements.
Compensation depends on experience and is highly competitive. Faith in Florida is an equal opportunity employer, and we make a particular effort to recruit people of color to apply for open positions.
How to apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to Genesis Garcia, Operations Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.