Digital Organizer, Worker Justice

New York, NY

Position Location: Flexible, within the US

The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action is seeking a full-time Worker Justice Digital Organizer.

About CPD + CPDA

The Center for Popular Democracy and CPD Action (together, CPD/A) work to promote equity, opportunity, and a dynamic democracy in partnership with innovative base-building organizations, organizing networks and alliances, and progressive unions across the country. We currently work with more than 53 affiliates in 34 states and Puerto Rico, and build the strength and capacity of democratic organizations to envision and advance a pro-worker, pro-immigrant, racial and economic justice agenda. We are a rapidly-expanding, changing organization that partners with organizations across the country to build political power and win tangible victories that improve the lives of low-wage workers, immigrants, and communities of color.

About the Position

The Center for Popular Democracy/CPD Action (CPD/CPDA) is seeking a full-time digital organizer to unite working families in demands for a just economic recovery, with a primary focus on unemployed workers. The Digital Organizer will work with the Worker Justice team, in coordination with CPD/A's communications department to  execute high-impact and game-changing digital strategies that empower our members to achieve concrete victories such as expansion of unemployment insurance, raising the minimum wage, and essential worker protections while building power for a recovery that prioritizes working people over Wall Street.

Primary Responsibilities

The Digital Organizer will:

  • Design and implement a digital organizing strategy that advances campaign goals and builds our base of supporters;

  • Reach out to potential supporters online, engaging them in organizing conversations and developing their leadership;

  • Develop engaging social media content and compelling emails, petitions, and stories;

  • Implement leadership development and member-led organizing programs;

  • Support a robust membership donor program that builds power and sustainability for long-term organizing; 

  • Build a strong storybank and work with our communications team to elevate the voices of unemployed and essential workers;

  • Use analytics to improve our messaging, programs and campaign to strengthen impact.

Job Requirements 

  • At least 3 years of organizing and digital campaigning experience; 

  • A commitment to social, racial, and economic justice and an understanding of the challenges facing low-wage workers, immigrant communities, and communities of color;

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;

  • Problem-solving perspective and ability to work well in teams;

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships of trust and mutual respect with broad range of people;

  • Attention to detail and strong project-management skills.

 Salary and Benefits

This is a union position. Salary will be determined according to a salary scale which takes into account years’ experience, location, job category, and other factors, but is expected to be at an annual salary rate of $60,000-$70,000 and Category 2. The Collective Bargaining Agreement is available here.

We have a generous benefits package, including health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 15 vacation days per year, 10 sick days per year, 13 paid holidays per year, and contributions to individuals’ 401K plans. 

HOW TO APPLY: Please submit your cover letter and resume through our HiringThing portal: https://cpd.hiringthing.com/jo...

CPD/A is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and actively recruits people of color, women, individuals with disabilities and members of the LGBTQ community.