Job Opportunity: Grassroots Campaign Coordinator, Alberta Talks

Position: 
Grassroots Campaign Coordinator(s)
Location: 
Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Red Deer, other major Alberta centres, rural hubs

Application deadline: Until positions are filled
Start date: April / varies
Hours: Varies, up to 35 hours / weekly 
Salary: Based on $55,000 annually

Alberta Talks, a program of the Alberta Environmental Network (AEN), seeks Grassroots Campaign Coordinators (GCC) to join our highly motivated, dynamic campaign team. The ideal candidate for the Alberta Talks GCC role is someone with strong organizational skills, who is adept at engaging volunteers, takes initiative and is passionate about environmental and social justice. 

In this key campaign role, the GCC is responsible for onboarding & organizing volunteers, providing excellent services to supporters and creatively & efficiently promoting the campaign in their city’s / area’s communities.  The GCC is integrated with the campaign team to develop, assess and adapt campaign strategies and tactics. 

This position supports Alberta Talks’ newest Tell Danielle campaign, which aims to build a province where leadership means focusing on the needs of the people, not the profits of corporations; and aiming for solutions & collaboration, not conflict. 

Required Qualifications

  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills
  • Fastidious and highly detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Enjoys working with and connecting with people
  • Thinks strategically
  • Works well in a team
  • Passionate about environmental and social justice
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

Strong Assets

  • Experience with political campaigns
  • Experience with grassroots organizing
  • Volunteer engagement & coordination
  • Effective team building skills
  • Access to a truck, van or other vehicle that can transport lawn signs. 

Responsibilities

  • Providing excellent services for campaign supporters
  • Managing lawn sign request system including database quality control
  • Managing and detailed recording of supplies, ordering, and inventory
  • Identifying and implementing improvements to streamline logistics processes.
  • Coordination, recruitment, training, guidance and support for volunteers to carry out campaign tasks including lawn sign distribution and logistics.
  • Project evaluation and report preparation for campaign director

If you are a motivated and organized individual with a passion for making a difference on the political landscape, we encourage you to apply for this critical role on the Alberta Talks campaign team at AEN. If you live in Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Red Deer or another major centre or hub in Alberta, please consider applying. Join us in our mission to bring positive change to our community!

To Apply

Please email your resume and a brief statement about why you are interested in this position to Molli at [email protected] with the subject line “Coordinator Position”. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The start dates are April for Calgary and negotiable for other locations.  

Alberta Environmental Network is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. People of colour, women, individuals with disabilities and members of the LGBTQ2SAI+ communities, new immigrants, refugees, or members of other minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please note that we will only contact applicants who are selected for an interview. Thank you for your interest.