Paid Staff Positions:

Grassroots and Digital Organizer [part time / full time]

S.T.O.P. is looking for a passionate community leader to help growing our work across New York State to fight for surveillance reform, privacy, and civil rights.  The organizer will be a part of S.T.O.P’s core team, actively coordinating with the executive director, technology director, policy director, and volunteers.

The organizer will be responsible for campaign development and delivery, working on a broad variety of in-person and online campaigns. Examples include legislative campaigns to enact the POST Act, Know Your Rights curriculum development, branding, and relationship management.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a statewide digital organizing campaigns and goals

  • Draft and maintain campaign plans and email calendars

  • Expand distributed volunteer management program

  • Use digital organizing tools, including email list, blast SMS, digital volunteer management, and social media platforms

  • Manage production and distribution of content for social media

  • Train volunteers and staff on digital organizing tools

  • Propose new tactics and platforms to connect with impacted communities

  • Write copy for email list, social media and web-based campaigns

  • Manage relationships with volunteers and volunteer communities on all state digital channels

  • Other projects as assigned

Qualifications

  • Prior grassroots and digital organizing experience.

  • Familiarity with Mailchimp and Squarespace.

  • Experience building relationships on digital spaces such as Facebook groups, Whatsapp and community management platforms.

  • Stellar research and writing skills.

  • Comfort with Microsoft Office, Outlook, other productivity tools.

  • Clear passion for civil rights, privacy, or related technical fields.

  • Goals-oriented and self-disciplined; able to meet tight deadlines and multitask.

  • Experience building, managing, and growing teams preferred.

  • Experience with search and social media advertising preferred.

 

To apply, please email a copy of your cover letter, CV, transcript, and writing sample to info [at] stopspying.org with a subject: “organizer”