Job Title: Associate Director, National Resistance Campaign
Reports To: Director, Sierra Club Resist Campaign
Location: Washington, DC
Context: The Sierra Club’s Resist campaign is a new campaign that coordinates and manages our national federal defense work across the organization and ensures that, win or lose, the Sierra Club and our movement grows stronger. The Resist Campaign serves as a strategic clearinghouse and allows key stakeholders from across the organization to come together quickly and draft coordinated plans to fight back against attacks on people and the planet and, in doing so, build power for the next fight. The Resist Campaign coordinates work across Federal Policy, Organizing Department, Digital Strategies, Communications, the Environmental Law Program and Sierra Club campaigns. The campaign is also developing a distributed organizing model that can engage the Sierra Club’s three million members and supporters in national federal defense work.
Scope: The Associate Director oversees the implementation of the Sierra Club’s Resistance campaign and provides experienced operational leadership to campaign staff and volunteers. Manages and monitors expenses, assigns priorities, develops work plans in collaboration with stakeholders such as the campaign delivery team, Communications, Organizing, Law Program, Federal Policy, Chapters and Digital Strategies. Evaluates the success of the campaign using tools such Salesforce and VAN. Evaluates changing conditions and modifies plans accordingly. Acts as a trusted advisor to staff colleagues and volunteers. Develops and advances special projects as assigned by the Director.
Knowledge & Skills:
This position is represented by a collective bargaining unit and is subject to the terms and conditions of the contract between Sierra Club and Progressive Workers Union.
The Sierra Club offers competitive salary package commensurate with skills and experience plus excellent benefits that include medical, dental, and vision coverage, and a retirement savings 401(k) plan. This is a category 3 exempt position.
Sierra Club is a 501(c)(4) organization. Sierra Club does not sponsor H1B visas.
The Sierra Club is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.
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