*Application deadline extended to November 30, 2023*
Location: Remote with some in-person events (must be in or near Washington, D.C.)
Reports to: Organizing Director
Position Type: Part-time (20 hrs/wk)
Compensation: $24,000 per year / $24 per hour
The U.S. Organizer’s primary role is to enlarge and activate World BEYOND War’s membership base in the United States, building volunteer-run chapters to do educational, activist, and media work on global, national, and locally developed projects. This organizer will work to strengthen the peace/anti-war movement in the United States as a whole by working with and developing affiliate organizations, and by working in collaboration with allies in various coalitions, new and longstanding. Being located in, or near, Washington, D.C., the World BEYOND War U.S. Organizer will be responsible for organizing across the United States – mostly virtually, with occasional travel – but also for enlarging and making more visible the WBW presence in peace/anti-war events in the nation's capital, and for promoting WBW's U.S. work to U.S. media outlets. The U.S. Organizer, like the Canada Organizer and the Latin America Organizer, reports directly to the Organizing Director and works in collaboration with all other departments.
Responsibilities include, working with the rest of WBW's staff and with allies to:
Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:
This staff person will work as an independent contractor, but World BEYOND War will provide 2 weeks paid vacation as well as paid sick leave and parental leave.
World BEYOND War is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.