Manager, Online Organizing, Our Wild America

  • Sierra Club
  • Oakland, CA, United States
  • Dec 19, 2017
Full time Enviromental Non-profit-Social Services Technology Management Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Come join Sierra Club to lead our team of digital strategists working to protect our country's land, water, and wildlife from corporate polluters and administrative attacks.You'd be managing a team of five staff working with the Our Wild America campaign. Together, you will develop creative strategies that build a movement to protect public lands using state of the art technology.​ ​And when there's breaking news, you'll rally your team to provide meaningful ways for Sierra Club members and supporters to make a difference both online and offline.
What we're looking for: 

Experience with digital campaigns
A creative, self-starter, who can't wait to experiment with new strategies and tactics
Someone who is collaborative and enjoys working as part of a team
A real passion for movement building and grassroots organizing
Experience managing a team
We'd prefer you be located in our Oakland, CA or Washington, DC office but would be open to other locations if you're the right person.The Sierra Club strives to become a more equitable, just and inclusive organization. All applicants are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

  • 1-3 years of management experience which includes at least 1 year of experience developing and implementing coordinated communications and organizing strategies.
  • 3-5 years of experience in online organizing or campaigning with a strong background in advocacy, digital project management, and grassroots organizing.
  • Proficient computer skills and prior experience or aptitude with internet applications including email, constituent relationship management or other related data systems, social networking systems, and web applications.
  • Previous experience developing and managing online creative campaigns, preferably including the management of design and web development vendors and large scale email acquisition campaigns.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills. Demonstrated skills in writing and production of online campaign materials. Good verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with campaign staff, volunteers, and the general public.
  • Strong organizational, leadership, and problem-solving skills and ability to work effectively in an action-oriented office. 
  • Ability to work independently, cooperatively, and effectively with the public, staff, and volunteers.