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Community Organizer

Posted: February 8, 2023
DEADLINE for submission: Sunday, March 5, 2023, 11:59 PM EST

Department: Education
Status: Part-time hourly position, opportunity to grow into full-time role
Reports to: Executive Director/Education Manager
Work location: FOTR headquarters in Plymouth, MI and in all 48 Rouge River communities, some remote work
Hourly Salary: $18-$22

Position Description
The Community Organizer serves as project support for all Friends of the Rouge programs. The Community Organizer networks and mobilizes the community to support the Rouge River by identifying common goals, needs, and opportunities for collaboration. This position will be proactive, seek out partners, identify new audiences, and develop intentional and authentic relationships to service our communities better by understanding their unique community strengths and needs. This is a new, part-time position, with the hope of transitioning to full-time within the year.

Application Instructions

All interested parties are invited to submit 1) a cover letter indicating why you are interested in this position which describes experience and interest in the position, 2) a resume, 3) three references as a single PDF file in the following format: Your Full Name – FOTR Community Organizer Application.pdf  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Email to Erin Cassady, Education Manager ecassady@therouge.org with the subject line: Community Organizer Application. Applications will not be received after Sunday, March 5, 2023, 11:59PM EST. Late submissions will not be considered. No phone calls, please.