The North Carolina Justice Center is the state’s leading research and advocacy organization dedicated to transforming North Carolina’s prosperity into opportunity for all. Our organization is comprised of projects that provide in-depth expertise on seven major policy areas. Our staff of researchers, community educators, litigators, public policy advocates, and communications specialists use our unique five-strategy approach to improve the lives of North Carolinians with low to moderate incomes.
The Budget and Tax Center (BTC), a project of the NC Justice Center, is the state’s leading source for information on how fiscal and economic policies shape the opportunities available to working families. Because of its long-standing reputation for credible analysis and well-researched proposals, a wide range of organizations and leaders turn to the BTC for leadership in setting a policy agenda that advances opportunity and equity in the state. The BTC informs and affects public policy decisions by producing credible and timely reports and providing expert guidance to the media, advocates, policy makers, and the public.
The Campaign & Outreach Coordinator is responsible for building support for the project’s policy agenda among allied organizations and the public. This position provides strategic campaign support for the Budget & Tax Center’s policy advocacy initiatives, including coordinating the work of various coalitions, developing, and implementing plans for direct engagement of people and partners, and assisting the project staff in educating and engaging the public and partners on policies that advance well-being.
The position will coordinate with other project staff members to ensure that our campaign strategies are aligned, that we are building strong, trusting partnerships with local leaders, and continuing to broaden the reach of our research and policy analysis. The position will report directly to the Project Director.
The Justice Center offers inspired co-workers committed to social justice through progressive fiscal and economic policies, as well as a competitive salary within the non-profit sector and commensurate with experience and education based on the Justice Center collective bargaining scale (DOE, minimum starting salary $42,908) and excellent benefits, including but not limited to: six weeks paid time off, paid parental leave, twelve holidays, retirement plan contribution and match, flexible spending account, high quality medical, disability, and life insurance coverage. This position is in the Justice Center’s bargaining unit, represented by the National Organization of Legal Service Workers, UAW Local 2320.
To apply send a cover letter, resume, and professional references as a single PDF file, that has your name in its title, and “BTC Campaign & Outreach Coordinator” in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org. The positions will remain open until filled; priority will be given to resumes received by July 2, 2021.
Our organization is committed to equity and inclusion. People of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The Justice Center is an equal opportunity employer. The Justice Center does not discriminate on the basis of person’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, ethnic background, citizenship status, age, disability or genetic information.