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CCDC is Hiring- Census Outreach Organizer

Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition, Colorado’s Premier Nonprofit run by and for people with disabilities working for the Social Justice of all Coloradans with disabilities is looking to hire a temporary employee as a Census Outreach Organizer. CCDC is looking for a highly organized, outgoing, and friendly individual who will be in the community encouraging people with disabilities to participate in the 2020 Census.

Job duties include:

  • Communicate effectively and courteously on the phone and in person
  • Manage contracts and communication with organizations doing grant work with CCDC
  • Plan, organize and run monthly meetings
  • Develop and host a Census webinar for CCDC staff, Key Advocates, Outreach Partners, and Important Allies
  • Coordinate and schedule outreach events, transport materials, and attend Census functions independently
  • Work a flexible schedule which will include some weekends and evenings, working more hours mid-January through mid-April
  • Set, track and complete weekly, monthly, and project goals. This includes effectively communicating progress to the Director of Community Organizing
  • Develop and coordinate a Social Media Strategy Plan
  • Be comfortable and culturally sensitive in interacting with people with all kinds of disabilities, including People of Color, LGBTQ, various faiths, etc.
  • Previous Project Management experience is useful, but not required

Preference will be given to applicants who have 

  • Graduated from CCDC’s Advocacy Course
  • Have a disability/or are an immediate family member
  • Are a Person of Color

Compensation: $3,000 a month  (December 22, 2019-May 21, 2020 with a possible one-month extension)

Please send your resume, a writing sample, and a sample of previous media materials personally developed. Also, include three references of individuals who can speak to your previous work.

Email the responses to Dawn Howard by 5pm on November 29, 2019.

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