Organizing Coordinator

Based in Portland, OR

Oregon's union of 65,000 nursing home, home care, child care and other care providers, public and non-profit workers is conducting a search for candidates for a staff leadership position. We're leading the fight for a just and vibrant society for all Oregonians, and are committed to building a 21st century union. We seek a highly experienced, dynamic leader who will work with talented member leaders and staff to conduct external organizing campaigns.

  • Organizing Coordinator: Responsible for coordinating organizing campaigns, political activism, and leadership development work as part of a team of more than 20 staff.

Eligible applicants for the position should have: five or more years of union, community, political campaign and/or organizing experience; demonstrated success as a supervisor, including training and developing staff and a history of holding staff, leaders, and self accountable to high standards of performance; the ability to work effectively with other departments within the union and with minimal supervision; and a demonstrated commitment to organizational equity and inclusion.

People of color, women, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicants: Send a cover letter and resume to Lisa Hubbard, Organizing Director at HubbardL@seiu503.org.

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