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Field Organizer

Company: Riverside Organizing, LLC
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*Field Organizer - Nevada*

*Riverside Organizing - Working in Support of the League of Conservation Voters*

*Location: Las Vegas, NV*

*Position Description: *

Riverside Organizing is hiring field organizers for a large-scale volunteer mobilization and issue advocacy campaign it is conducting on behalf of the League of Conservation Voters (LCV). Riverside Organizing field organizers recruit and train volunteer teams who work with local leaders, organizations, and diverse communities. The field organizers and their teams address environmental issues affecting their communities and advance agendas and policies that fight climate change and promote clean energy. Riverside Organizing field organizers will join an already powerful network of volunteers and activists to execute grassroots advocacy and accountability campaigns and hold a wide range of events and trainings to amplify public support for equitable and just climate policies and solutions.

*The Project*

The League of Conservation Voters serves as the political voice of the state's conservation community, working to make sure Nevada elected officials recognize that our natural heritage is an environmental and economic treasure for all.

Nevada LCV elects conservation leaders to statewide office and strives for a conservation majority in state government. We secure good public policies on the state level and hold public officials accountable for their positions on environmental issues.

Together, they have developed a powerful volunteer organizing structure engaging thousands of volunteers to make phone calls, canvass, attend events and advocate on behalf of climate action. Nevada LCV's priority is to ensure our efforts to protect and advocate for the environment are rooted in a deep understanding of racial, social and environmental justice. NV LCV prioritizes racial diversity and inclusivity as core values and is committed to creating opportunities for communities of color to participate in the democratic process.

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, travel is strongly discouraged and all Field Organizer duties will be performed remotely. Once safe to do so, the position will be based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

To learn more about League of Conservation Voters, visit: _https://www.lcv.org/_

*Responsibilities: *
* Recruit, mobilize and train a diverse group of volunteers in issue advocacy and grassroots organizing campaigns.
* Track all volunteer outreach and engagement in VAN and submit daily reports.
* Plan and execute organizing online and in-person organizing actions, events and trainings, including phone banks and canvasses.
* Develop relationships with environmental advocates, and other progressive leaders in the community and work with them on events and activities.
* Foster partnerships with racial justice and equity groups on environmental issues in their communities.
* Utilize digital, social media and organizing skills to build community support for climate action, including peer-to-peer texting and other digital tools.

*Skills and Experience: *
* Strong written and oral communication skills.
* Ability to prioritize and effectively manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment.
* Successful experience working with teams representing a rich mix of talent, backgrounds and perspectives.
* 1+ cycles of electoral campaign experience, community, issue, labor or political organizing a plus.
* Fluency in VAN, Microsoft Office Suite; other field and digital tools a plus.
* Experience building online communities on social media; utilizing digital organizing tools such as peer-to-peer texting or relational organizing tools a plus.

*Cultural Competency: *
* Share a commitment and the cultural competency to increase racial diversity in our movement.
* Integrating justice and equity into the work we do and ensuring an inclusive office culture.
* Have a passion for protecting communities most impacted by climate change and environmental injustice.

*Conditions: *
* Work hours varied from standard office hours and include Saturdays.
* Have your own reliable transportation.

*Duration: *This position is full-time, salaried and temporary.

*_Riverside Organizing is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace._*'
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Work Remotely
* Temporarily due to COVID-19

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Pay: $38,000.00 - $39,600.00 per year

Benefits:
* 401(k)
* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Flexible spending account
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Parental leave
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
Schedule:
* 8 hour shift
* Weekend availability

Work Location: Remote%58047475%

Keywords: Riverside Organizing, LLC, Las Vegas , Field Organizer, Other , Las Vegas, Nevada

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