River Cities Community Outreach Organizer
Poughkeepsie, NY USA
Type of Job
Apr 12, 2022
About the job
Scenic Hudson is seeking a highly effective, experienced, organized and creative thinker to serve as a Community Engagement Organizer for the organization’s River Cities program. The Community Engagement Organizer will engage in a wide range of activities—including developing strategy, community outreach and organizing, coalition building, and education—to advance Scenic Hudson’s goal of Hudson Valley cities and towns becoming more equitable, economically vibrant, environmentally healthy and reflective of the needs of all people. The Community Engagement Organizer will be a collaborative and dynamic team member who will develop, coordinate and implement organizing strategies related to environmental justice, food access, neighborhood revitalization to connect people to the Hudson River and other natural resources. This is a three-year term-limited position.
The River Cities Program strongly encourages and seeks applications from Black people, Indigenous people, People of color, immigrants, people with disabilities, members of the LGBTQIA community, and other underrepresented and historically marginalized groups.