This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
The Climate Mobilization is seeking an experienced volunteer to develop and manage an organizing program focused on empowering local chapters to move local governments into emergency mobilization to combat the climate crisis.
Defining, tracking, and improving key success measures for active chapters.
Managing onboarding processes for new local chapters.
Cultivating organizing and recruiting skills of volunteer organizers
Developing communication systems that local organizers can use to most effectively communicate within and across chapters
Corresponding regularly with representatives of local chapters; providing resources as needed and conveying local needs and challenges to TCM central team
Facilitating group calls and trainings
Advising local organizers on building relationships and coalitions with other aligned community groups
Working with the TCM central team to design, implement, and oversee plans for decentralized campaigns and strategies for local groups
Assisting in strategic organizational planning as necessary
Required Skills and Qualifications
Experience in managing volunteer-based local and/or national organizations, especially in coalition campaigns
High comfort level with online communication and task management platforms.
Commitment to TCM’s message of climate truth, urgency, and inclusiveness
Ability to motivate and inspire others, a sense of humor
Effectively prioritize multiple responsibilities and manage time
Strong strategic and critical thinking skills
Excellent communication and writing skills. Being bilingual (especially in Spanish) is a plus.
Experience in managing and working respectfully with people from diverse backgrounds
A collaborative spirit, ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Some understanding of climate and progressive politics, especially at a local level, and ability to learn quickly