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Community Outreach Associate

Location: Fairfield County, CT

Type: Temporary

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Position Announcement

Grossman Heinz - Community Outreach Associate

Connecticut

Grossman Heinz is hiring Community Outreach Associates to work with us on advocacy projects in Connecticut. The Community Outreach Associate will play an essential role by engaging directly with local leaders and voters, cultivating relationships with them, and mobilizing them to take action on advocacy initiatives.

This is a temporary full-time position that pays $20/hour plus a mileage stipend. We are looking for a candidate who can start immediately.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work collaboratively to execute a voter engagement and mobilization strategy
  • Effectively engage consumers through door-to-door canvassing and phone conversations and persuade them to take action on advocacy initiatives
  • Meet with local stakeholders to communicate campaign objectives and activate them
  • Organize community events such as neighborhood coffees or house parties to recruit and activate supporters
  • Represent the campaigns with professionalism and ethical conduct
  • Research local organizing opportunities
  • Support the collection and input of all data
  • Complete daily and weekly reports on progress to goal for all metrics
  • Work with leadership to refine program tactics and adjust methods as needed
  • Successfully complete required training

Qualifications

  • At least 1 cycle of experience working on political or issue-based campaigns
  • Proven ability to be flexible and work in a fast-moving environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, relationship building, and communication skills are necessary
  • Ability to learn quickly 
  • Metrics-driven approach to planning, evaluating, and reporting on work
  • Experience coordinating logistics for events is a plus
  • Ability to work evenings or weekends as needed
  • Must be proficient working with computer technology and databases
  • Must have car and valid driver’s license
  • Experience working in Connecticut is preferred but not required

To Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume online at http://bit.ly/2wOWXj1. Only applications submitted through this website will be considered.

Grossman Heinz is an equal opportunity employer.

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