District of Columbia
LCV is seeking a Digital Campaigns Manager to ensure that LCV’s growing Latino membership is an active voice in the fight against climate change and for environmental justice. The Digital Campaigns Manager will work within the Membership and Online Engagement department, in coordination with LCV’s Chispa program, to grow a grassroots base of Latino activists who will engage on environmental issues and environmental policies. This is an excellent opportunity for a bilingual writer and online organizer to be a part of an innovative team that runs aggressive online campaigns to promote environmental policies and win key electoral races.
The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) works to turn environmental values into national, state, and local priorities. LCV launched Chispa to ensure that Latino communities and leaders have a strong voice in the movement for climate justice and within the environmental movement. In the last two years, Chispa has grown to include grassroots organizing programs focused in Latino communities in Denver, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Maryland and Connecticut.
Work experience: Minimum of 2-4 years experience in online organizing, email advocacy, new media, or writing; experience in English and Spanish-language online communications targeting Latino communities; community organizing experience a plus.
Skills: Strong bilingual (English-Spanish) writing and editing skills required; must demonstrate cultural competency with diverse Latino audiences; demonstrated ability to produce online campaign and fundraising materials; creative in pursuing organizing opportunities; experienced in using social media for advocacy purposes; commitment to metrics and tracking progress; familiarity with CRM, CMS and online advocacy tools (Convio and HTML experience a plus); works well in a fast-paced environment and able to multi-task without sacrificing quality of work; understanding of environmental issues and their potential to engage Latino communities.
Conditions: Ability to occasionally work evening and weekend hours to get the job done; ability and willingness to travel. This position is based in Washington, D.C.
Director of Digital Strategy
Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Digital Campaigns Manager, Chispa” in the subject line no later than December 2, 2016. No phone calls please.
LCV is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workplace.
Please apply by December 2, 2016