Southern Indiana Field Organizer

VACANCY  ANNOUNCEMENT

Position:     Field Organizer

Location: Southern Indiana; Bloomington Preferred but Flexible

Compensation:  Salary and benefits are competitive, and are commensurate with experience & qualifications

Start Date: ASAP

Applications Due: Application packages preferred by September 8th. Application packages will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Commitment: This position will initially be funded through a one year grant. The position is intended to become a permanent staff role but dependent on funding. 

THE ORGANIZATION: 

The INAFLCIO and the SIALF share a common vision of an active, organized and powerful labor movement in Southern Indiana. The INAFLCIO is a state federation chartered by the National AFL-CIO and the SIALF is an Area Labor Federation composed of Local Unions throughout Southern Indiana.  The organizations will work together to hire the Southern Indiana Field Organizer to stimulate and coordinate communications and mobilization activity in Southern Indiana among affiliates and allies.  We focus on supporting the legislative, political, organizing, and solidarity goals of the labor movement locally, statewide, and nationally.  Both organizations are led by an elected President, and governed by an elected Executive Board. 

NATURE OF POSITION:

The Field Organizer is required to live in the organization’s jurisdiction, operating from a central base and working throughout the area at satellite locations. This is a one-year, grant-funded position. Our organizations intend to extend the position beyond that period but the extension is not guaranteed. Specific details on the work and responsibilities of the position are in the attached position description

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: 

Complete and submit: 1) the attached application; 2) answers to the Personal Statement questions on page 3 of the application; 3) your resume; 4) two samples of written work projects you personally completed; and 5) any other relevant materials.  Email the complete application package and all required materials to: [email protected]   

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DIVERSITY & EQUAL OPPORTUNITY:

Our organization is an equal opportunity employer and we actively seek to build diversity among our officers, staff, and members.  Women, People of Color, LGBTQ, Veteran, and Disabled Individuals are encouraged to apply.