College Organizer, Hudson Valley and Central New York


  • Volunteer or internship experience in a campaign environment, or a history of issue advocacy and activism
  • Creativity and a willingness to think outside the box
  • A strong ability to demonstrate cultural competence and the skills needed to work meaningfully with those who are culturally different from the self; a commitment to fostering a positive working environment grounded in the ideals of diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Highly organized and independent work style; a strong ability to multitask and communicate
  • Strong interpersonal skills, especially the ability to build relationships, listen, collaborate, and lead with respect and professionalism


  • Hit defined field goals, including and traditional grassroots voter contact metrics'
  • Manage fellowship programs across campuses; recruit and onboard college fellows; oversee day-to-day tasks and progress-to-goal reporting
  • Work with colleges to increase civic participation within the campus community
  • Develop relationships with on-campus clubs and leaders to maximize student involvement
  • Implement a digital-first social media strategy to engage students through creative, out-of-the box tactics about the importance of voter participation

Pay Range: $5,000/mo + benefits. Actual pay will vary based on various factors, including but not limited to experience.

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