WORK AT RAD

Rights & Democracy is a member-led, people's organization in Vermont and New Hampshire. Our mission is to shift the political landscape through electoral and community organizing to ensure that the values and needs of our communities guide the policies of our government. We are doing this by building a popular movement to advance human rights, dismantle economic inequality, racism, and sexism, and to build a real democracy.

DIGITAL ENGAGEMENT COORDINATOR

Locations: New Hampshire or Vermont

Rights & Democracy (RAD) is a member-led, people’s organization in Vermont and New Hampshire. Our mission is to shift the political landscape through electoral and community organizing to ensure that the values and needs of our communities guide the policies of our government. We are doing this by building a popular movement to advance human rights, dismantle economic inequality, racism, and sexism, and to build a real democracy.

The Digital Engagement Coordinator for Rights & Democracy (RAD) is a temporary, bi-state, full-time position. This person will work closely with our Communications Director and our organizing teams in New Hampshire and Vermont on earned media, social media, and digital outreach and membership engagement on a wide range of grassroots and political initiatives leading up to the Presidential Primaries.

This is a project position through March 2020 with the potential to move to full-time, permanent staff at the end of the project. Applicants can live in either Vermont or New Hampshire. 

Application deadline: September 16

Job Responsibilities

The Digital Engagement Coordinator is responsible for the following:

  • Maintain digital communication with the public and members through email, social media, and RAD websites;
  • Work with communications director and staff organizers to advance issue campaigns for economic, social, and environmental justice using digital organizing tools;
  • Work with communications and development staff to advance digital engagement and membership recruitment as part of our regional, chapter-building model;
  • Work with communications and organizing staff to expand digital engagement with voters and members during the elections; and,
  • Keep up-to-date on best practices for social media and digital engagement.

Qualifications

Must have strong writing and project management and be results-oriented. As well:

  • 1+ years of work experience in one or more of the following: social media engagement, media creation and development, and online/offline organizing.
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following: Adobe Suite, Canva, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
  • Proficiency in 2D motion graphics, typography, composition and color. 
  • A track record of developing and maintaining strong working relationships with and among a diverse group of stakeholders;
  • Strong writing skills; and,
  • A demonstrated ability to meet deadlines.

Compensation

$41,000 – $54,000, depending upon experience, plus benefits.

To apply, please email a resumé, cover letter, and 2-3 professional references:

Shay Totten, Communications Director, at shay@radvt.org

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

We believe rights and democracy are won when people come together to make their voice heard.  Join Rights & Democracy a become a part of making positive change in our community!

Rights & Democracy is an equal opportunity employer. Rights & Democracy does not discriminate against or tolerate harassment of any employee because of race, color, gender identity, religion, creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, physical or mental disability, any other basis prohibited by law, or protected activity under the anti-discrimination statutes.