Eastern NC organizer
Democracy North Carolina uses research, organizing, and advocacy to increase voter participation, reduce the influence of big money in politics, and achieve a government that is truly of the people, for the people and by the people. The Eastern NC organizer works in Greenville, Rocky Mount, Wilson, Tarboro, and northeastern NC to mobilize and train citizen activists, plan events, supervise summer organizers, and build progressive coalitions with local organizations. The organizer can expect extensive travel and irregular hours due to the nature of community organizing.
The ideal candidate will:
-- have a BA or extensive political and organizing experience
-- have at least two years experience working on a progressive social justice issue
-- have extensive knowledge of North Carolina
-- have general knowledge of and a good understanding of the North Carolina political system and state legislative process