Campaign Business Organizer
Fight for $15 Baltimore
Title: Campaign Business Organizer - Fight for $15 Baltimore
Location: Baltimore City, Maryland
Fight for $15 Baltimore is an issue initiative seeking to improve wages for Baltimore’s workers. Increasing the minimum wage to $15 per hour will improve the economic stability of Baltimore City workers and their families, as raising the minimum wage reduces poverty. It also benefits the local economy by putting money in the hands of consumers and boosting demand for goods and services.
Fight for $15 Baltimore includes building a strong coalition of advocates from the grassroots, faith, labor, and business communities as well as elected leaders to raise the issue in the public consciousness and advance the initiative through legislative means.
Fight for $15 Baltimore is searching for a Campaign Business Organizer who will work closely with leadership, Campaign Director, and partner organizations to recruit small and mid-sized business owners/ leaders in Baltimore City in support of initiative. S/he will identify, recruit and develop business supporters so they can provide effective testimony at meetings, hearings and events. This includes direct engagement of business owners/leaders so effective presentation is critical.
Salary for this position is commensurate with the amount of relevant professional experience that a candidate possesses.
Please email a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to
Ricarra.firstname.lastname@example.org with “FF$15-Baltimore” in the subject line.
Applications will be accepted through January 2017.
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