ALP is hiring 5 Outreach Organizers and 1 Data Entry Associate for our TransJustice Brick by Brick Campaign. During this upcoming November 2020, we will be conducting a story gathering and base-building drive and are looking for people who can work with us to do digital relational organizing.

 

Mission: 

The Audre Lorde Project (ALP) is a Lesbian Gay Bisexual Two Spirit Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming (LGBTSTGNC) People of Color center for community organizing, focusing on the New York City area. Through mobilization, education and capacity-building, we work for community wellness and progressive social and economic justice. Committed to struggling across differences, we seek to responsibly reflect, represent and serve our various communities.

 

Responsibilities: 
  • Phone/text-bank to outreach to community members in personal networks and our wider base of folks who  

  • Identify people to tell their stories that are well suited to the campaign

  • Support volunteers with canvassing and phone banking, including technical support

  • Diligently record all information from canvassing, phone/text-banking, and other actions

  • Complete summary form of each canvassing session to be shared with the Lead Canvasser

 

Required Qualifications: 
  • Understanding of and commitment to ALP’s organizational mission and guiding principles

  • Working knowledge of issues facing TGNC POC, LGBTSTGNC and POC communities

  • Ability working with multi-racial, multi-ethnic, multi-gendered, and intergenerational communities

  • Ability to work with communities of varying abilities and commitment to maintaining accessibility across all program areas

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

 

Compensation: 

$15/hr

This is a temporary position for up to 8-10 hrs a week during November 2020.
Flexible hours - including evening and weekends - are a must.
Mandatory digital training will occur in late October 2020.

 

How To Apply: 

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until Monday, October 12th at NOON. All applications should include: 

  1. A cover letter stating your interest in the position and your qualifications

  2. A resume

  3. An answer (in 2-3 sentences) in the body of your e-mail message:
    How would you describe your work style while working from home? What needs do you anticipate you might have while working from home?

 

Please ONLY send applications online to the TransJustice Program Coordinator: rumi@alp.org

 

Application Deadline: 
October 12, 2020