UndocuBlack is Hiring!
We're really happy to share we're growing and hiring our first organizer! Please share far and wide and email us if you have any questions.
Here's the position description:
UndocuBlack Network Organizer
The UndocuBlack Network Organizer will be responsible for doing outreach and engaging and organizing undocumented Black immigrants across the nation, both online and on the ground. The organizer will grow the network’s membership base and engage current members to build organizational capacity.
Attend community events to connect with the local Black undocumented community and grow the regional UBN membership
Mobilize and recruit undocumented Black community members to become organizers, advocates, or spokespersons in the UndocuBlack Network
Conduct one-on-ones with UBN members to build leadership skills and increase UBN engagement
Highlight the UndocuBlack Network, its work, and vision at community events, conferences, and in the media
Assist UBN leadership to complete new projects as necessary
Maintain and build new relationships with organizational and community allies
Skills & Experience
Familiar with the undocumented Black immigrant experience or has at least 3 years experience working with Black immigrant communities
The ability to communicate the mission and vision of the UndocuBlack Network to a diverse audience
Possesses excellent interpersonal skills
Minimum of 3 years community organizing experience is required; greater than 5 years experience is preferred
Works well independently and on a team to complete goals and adhere to project timelines
Experience working with the UndocuBlack Network preferred
Fluency in Spanish, French, Creole or Arabic is a plus
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must be organized and possess excellent follow-up skills
This position is a 6 month contractor position. Email your salary requirement to email@example.com
Flexible. Preferably based in New York city or the D.C/Maryland/Virginia area.
Start Date: September 1, 2017
TO APPLY: Please email a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: UBN Organizer
Application period closes on August 31st, 2017.
UndocuBlack Network is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to engaging the skills and leadership of immigrants, people of color, low-income persons, queer and transpersons, differently-abled people, and other people from diverse backgrounds. People from these and other traditionally marginalized backgrounds and communities are strongly encouraged to apply.