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About Stand.earth

Stand.earth is a nonprofit environmental organization working to create a world where respect for people and the environment comes first. Our campaigns challenge destructive corporate and governmental practices, demand accountability, and create solutions that support all of us — and the environment and climate we depend upon. Stand’s strategic approach and fierce determination have yielded extraordinary results: Since 1999, we’ve secured the protection of 65 million acres of wilderness, shifted billions of dollars of corporate purchasing toward responsible options, and changed the environmental practices of more than 100 major U.S. corporations. Stand.earth operates in the United States and Canada.

Stand recognizes and respects the sovereignty of First Nations and tribes, as well as the rights of Indigenous Peoples and frontline communities. These communities are often first and most directly impacted, and they provide critical leadership in developing solutions. 

Stand is an equal opportunity employer; we have a strong commitment to equity and inclusion, and value the leadership and skills of people from diverse backgrounds. People of color, LGBTQ persons, and people from other historically marginalized backgrounds are encouraged to apply. If you require assistance applying to this opportunity, please contact equalopportunity@stand.earth.

Available positions

 

Global Climate Campaigns Director

The Position:

Stand.earth is seeking a seasoned campaign expert to lead the strategic development, management and execution of our global campaigns and hold the rogue shipping and fashion industries accountable for their climate emissions.

If you are passionate about Stand’s mission and would find purpose and fulfillment in leading campaign teams focused on transforming the shipping and fashion industries, then read on! This might be the perfect role for you.

We encourage applicants to apply by September 15, 2019. This position is open until filled.

Reporting to the International Programs Director, the Campaigns Director will have deep experience in global climate campaigning/policy, and experience building and managing campaigns including budgeting, team leadership, strategic planning and coalition building. This position will work closely with the fundraising and digital teams, and must have a strong interest and/or commitment to Stand.earth’s values. Stand.earth offers an excellent package of employee and health benefits.

The location for this position is in one of our hub offices in Bellingham, WA; San Francisco, CA; or Vancouver BC.

Stand.earth​ ​is​ ​leading​ ​campaign​s ​focused​ ​on​ ​transforming​ ​the​ apparel and ​shipping​ ​industries.​ ​These industries combined​ ​currently​ ​account​ ​for​ ​13%​ ​of international​ ​greenhouse gas ​emissions,​ ​and that​ ​share​ ​is projected to ​grow​ ​to​ 25%​ ​of​ ​international​ ​greenhouse​ ​gas​ ​emissions​ ​by​ ​2050.​ These are critical​ ​sectors​ ​in​ ​the​ ​work​ ​towards​ ​a​ ​climate​ ​safe​ ​future.​ While these campaigns are scaling up, we are seeking a highly motivated International Climate Campaigns Director who is passionate about managing these campaigns and potentially others as we attempt to reverse the trend of greenhouse gas emissions.

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience and adjusted based on location, but will likely be within the range of $75,000 to 90,000 USD or $85,000 to $95,000 CAN.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Develop​ ​and​ ​implement​ ​strong​ ​campaign​ ​strategies​ ​to​ ​move​ ​industry leaders
  • Work​ ​closely​ ​with​ ​our​ ​development,​ ​communications​ ​and​ ​digital​ ​teams​ ​on​ ​campaign implementation
  • Be​ ​an​ ​influential​ ​spokesperson​ ​on​ ​the​ ​subject​ ​of​ ​​climate​ ​and​ ​related​ ​impacts​ ​of​ industry ​amongst​ ​press​ ​and​ ​opinion​ ​leaders
  • Articulate the visions and goals for our campaigns in an understandable, compelling, and inspiring manner to Stand.earth staff, Board, partner organizations, funders, and the press
  • Apply​ ​deep​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​climate​ ​issues​ ​to​ ​​campaigns
  • Strong project leadership including the ability to dive into international climate policy, build relationships with stakeholders, and build Stand.earth’s reputation internationally
  • Manage campaigns to identify and foster relationships with partner organizations and possible allies
  • Working with managers to create ​strong​ ​relationships​ ​with​ ​key​ ​stakeholders​ ​in​ ​the​ ​NGO​ ​and​ ​corporate​ ​sectors
  • Oversee the manage​ment of​ ​campaign​ ​budget​s ​and​ ​monitor​ ​both​ ​revenue​ ​and​ ​expenses​ ​to​ ​ensure financial​ ​health​ ​of​ ​the​ ​campaigns
  • Actively​ ​seek​ ​out​ ​new​ ​funding​ ​sources​ ​via​ ​personal​ ​and​ ​professional​ ​networks​ ​and​ ​manage​ ​a significant​ ​portfolio​ ​of​ ​individual​ ​and​ ​foundation​ ​funders​ ​with​ ​the​ ​support​ ​of​ ​our​ ​industry-leading fundraising​ ​team
  • Participate in foundation and major donor briefings, cultivation, stewardship and solicitation, as well as writing and editing funding proposals and reports as identified by the development department
  • Work with the digital team, to ensure that the campaign plan works to actively recruit and engage supporters online and offline
  • Nurture and build strong teams so that employees are engaged and involved 
  • Other​ ​related​ ​duties​ ​as​ ​assigned

Qualifications:

  • 7+​ ​years​ ​of​ ​working​ ​in​ ​the​​ ​campaigns​ ​sector
  • A great developer and manager of ​staff
  • Proven ability to generate and respond to media inquires, identifying and pursuing opportunities for high profile media/communications 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of online and offline corporate campaigning strategies and tactics
  • Demonstrated​ ​ability​ ​to​ ​deliver​ ​projects​ ​on​ ​time​ ​and​ ​within​ ​budget
  • Highly organized, flexible, creative, able to prioritize multiple tasks, and able to thrive in a fast-paced and ever changing environment
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Excellent written, verbal and social media communication skills
  • Experience working with Indigenous leadership and impacted communities
  • Ability​ ​and​ ​willingness​ ​to​ ​travel

Desirable, but not required:

  • Expertise​ ​in​ ​foundation​ ​and​ ​major​ ​donor​ ​fundraising​ ​with​ ​a​ ​track​ ​record​ ​of successful​ ​cultivation​ ​and​ ​solicitation​ ​of​ ​major​ ​gifts/grants​ ​
  • Decolonization and equity training
  • Experience working with large email lists and fluent in digital campaign tactics

Personal Characteristics

  • Enthusiasm and passion for campaigning and organizing
  • Passion for working with a dynamic team in a rapid response environment
  • Self-awareness, confidence and creativity
  • Maturity​ ​of​ ​judgment​ ​and​ ​operating​ ​talent​ ​to​ ​achieve​ ​credibility​ ​and​ ​influence​ ​with​ ​senior management,​ ​board​ ​members,​ ​colleagues​ ​and​ ​peer​ ​organizations
  • Committed to the values of equity, authentic communication and collaboration
  • Sense of humor

To Apply:

Please send a 1-page cover letter and resume to campaigndirector@stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment. In your cover letter, tell us what interests you in our campaigns and the work we do, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role, and which of the “desired, but not required” qualifications you possess (Of course, we don’t expect you to have them all). Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. The recruitment and interview process includes a time-bound anonymous task and three rounds of interviews. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.

 

Canadian Climate Campaigner - Shipping and Oceans

The Position:

Stand.earth is hiring a passionate climate campaigner to play a key role in holding the rogue shipping industry to account for its massive climate footprint, and build public support for legislation to protect Canada's oceans.

If you are passionate about Stand’s mission and love developing creative campaign strategies, have a knack for deep public and stakeholder engagement, and thrive in front of a camera or behind an email action alert, this might be the perfect role for you!

We encourage applicants to apply by September 15, 2019. This position is open until filled.

Reporting to the Global Climate Campaigns Director, the Canadian Climate Campaigner - Shipping and Oceans will be responsible for carrying out key foundation deliverables for our shipping campaign which is aimed at transforming the climate impact of the rogue and unregulated cruise and shipping industry. Our shipping campaign focuses on Carnival, the world’s largest cruise company, and also works with stakeholders to shift the environmental standards of the whole shipping industry. 

Stand.earth​ ​is​ ​leading​ ​a​ ​campaign​ ​focused​ ​on​ ​transforming​ ​the​ ​shipping​ ​industry.​ ​The​ ​industry​ ​is​ ​not covered​ ​in​ ​any​ ​international​ ​climate​ ​agreement,​ ​and​ ​while​ ​its​ ​emissions​ ​currently​ ​account​ ​for​ ​5%​ ​of global​ ​GHG​ ​emissions,​ ​that​ ​share​ ​will​ ​grow​ ​to​ ​17%​ ​of​ ​global​ ​greenhouse​ ​gas​ ​emissions​ ​by​ ​2050.​ T​his​ ​is​ ​a critical​ ​sector​ ​in​ ​the​ ​work​ ​towards​ ​a​ ​climate​ ​safe​ ​future.​ ​Our​ ​campaign​ ​launched​ ​in​ ​2016​ ​with​ ​a​ ​focus​ ​on the​ ​cruise​ ​ship​ ​industry​ ​leader,​ ​Carnival​ ​Cruise​ ​Lines.  

This position is based in Vancouver, BC.

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience and will likely be within the range of $60,000 to $70,000 CAD.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Develop and execute the Canadian oceans campaign strategy, including online and offline tactics that support and achieve campaign goals 
  • Develop a power map of decision makers and influencers relative to 1) the use and phase out of heavy fuel oil (HFO) in the Arctic and 2) the dumping of sewage in the Canadian Arctic and the Great Bear Rainforest Sea
  • Develop policy recommendations for changes in HFO usage and dumping of sewage
  • In partnership with staff team develop strategies for implementation of the above
  • Participate in meetings of key influencers re above
  • Develop relationships and a plan to engage and support First Nations leadership
  • Skillfully work within a team of 3-5 other staff and external contractors
  • Provide support on Stand’s other climate campaigns as needed
  • Other tasks as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Have a track record of building power and achieving campaign success
  • Passionate about climate justice and environmental protection, and juiced up by the thought of convincing governments and corporations to make meaningful and lasting change
  • Highly organized, flexible, creative and comfortable working in a fast-paced team that spans multiple offices in multiple cities
  • Able to not only comfortably manage your own workload by setting and tracking key priorities, but also support your teammates to manage their priorities and workloads
  • Reflective and self aware; committed to Stand’s principles of equity, authentic communication, and continual learning
  • A great project and people manager
  • A top notch writer, editor and communicator; able to adapt your style to work for a variety of audiences, from corporate negotiations to social media 
  • Able to recruit, support and manage teams of volunteers with minimal supervision 
  • Digital and media savvy – familiar enough with this campaigning landscape to propose smart digital tactics and represent the campaign in the media 
  • Ability​ ​and​ ​willingness​ ​to​ ​travel

In addition, it’s nice but not essential for you to have some of the following skills or experiences:

  • Demonstrated experience with successful corporate or markets campaigning
  • Deep relationships with partner or allied organizations working on shipping and an extensive network of community organizers, non-profit organizations and other advocacy groups
  • A proven track record executing fundraising strategies and programs
  • Decolonization training
  • Work with Indigenous communities or leadership

Personal Characteristics:

  • Enthusiasm and passion for campaigning and organizing
  • Passion for working with a dynamic team in a rapid response environment
  • Self-awareness, confidence and creativity
  • Maturity​ ​of​ ​judgment​ ​and​ ​operating​ ​talent​ ​to​ ​achieve​ ​credibility​ ​and​ ​influence​ ​with​ ​senior management,​ ​board​ ​members,​ ​colleagues​ ​and​ ​peer​ ​organizations
  • Committed to the values of equity, authentic communication and collaboration
  • Sense of humor

To Apply:

Please send a 1-page cover letter and resume to CanadianShippingCampaigner@stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment. In your cover letter, tell us what’s motivating you to apply, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role, and which of the “desired, but not required” qualifications you possess (Of course, we don’t expect you to have them all). Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. The recruitment and interview process includes a time-bound anonymous task and three rounds of interviews. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.

 

Senior International Amazon Campaigner

Stand.earth is seeking a passionate and experienced international campaigner to develop and implement strategies to raise global awareness and build power to support expanded protections within the Sacred Headwaters region of the Amazon basin in Ecuador and Peru. 
 
The expansion of oil extraction and mining in the region will significantly impact this critical ecosystem, threaten the traditional way of life of hundreds of thousands of Indigenous peoples, and result in billions of tons of carbon emissions. Our Amazon Sacred Headwaters campaign is focused on supporting Indigenous leaders and allied organizations in the region who are opposing oil development and industrial scale resource extraction. Priorities in the early stages of this work will include designing and implementing strategic interventions to stop key international investments in new oil extraction in the Amazon Sacred Headwaters region. Policy advocacy, strategic communications, corporate engagement, and building power within the US and global marketplace will be key components toward building an international campaign.

We encourage applicants to apply by October 15,  2019. This position is open until filled.

The position:

Reporting to the Forest Programs Director, this position is responsible for aiding in developing and implementing an international campaign strategy, supporting issue research, conducting corporate outreach, communicating through traditional and digital channels with key audiences, coordinating with allies, and executing public actions. Upcoming IUCN Latin American Parks Congress, Conference of Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Santiago, Chile), the COP Convention of Biological Diversity (Kunming, China), and other international forums will be key organizing points for this work. Successful candidates will demonstrate significant international, multilateral organizing experience. This position is based in one of our hub offices in Bellingham, WA; San Francisco, CA; or Vancouver BC and reporting to the Forest Programs Director.

This is a full-time position with excellent benefits. Salary is commensurate with experience and adjusted based on location, but will likely be within the range of $65,000.00 to $75,000.00 USD or $75,000.00 to 85,000.00 CAD.

This position will work closely with the development and digital teams, and must have a strong interest and/or commitment to Stand.earth’s values. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • With support from the International Program Director and Forest Director and senior campaign advisors, develop and execute international campaign strategy to stop key international investments in new oil extraction in the Amazon Sacred Headwaters region
  • Deliver strategic interventions at public venues and at key international conferences and events
  • Support industry and issue-focused research
  • Serve as one of Stand.earth’s spokespeople on this campaign for international media and develop campaign communications strategies and supporting materials with support from senior campaign advisors
  • Manage relationships with partner organizations allies and coordinate relevant activities and events
  • Develop and execute online and offline tactics that support and achieve campaign goals and objectives, including the recruitment of supporters online and offline
  • Develop communications that engage our online community, build our base and get noticed in the media
  • Support development efforts (grant and report writing, etc.)
  • Build relationships with and manage relevant staff, interns, and volunteers according to Stand’s guiding principles
  • Other related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of organization and campaign experience. Direct experience with corporate and/or finance campaigning strongly preferred
  • Significant international, multilateral organizing experience. 
  • Clear and deep understanding of the issues and concerns surrounding the Amazon Sacred Headwaters
  • Demonstrated success managing volunteers, identifying organizational needs, and problem solving with minimal supervision
  • Proven ability to generate and respond to media inquires  
  • Highly organized, flexible, creative, able to manage projects, prioritize multiple tasks, and able to thrive in a fast-paced and ever changing environment
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated success in identifying potential funders, developing funding proposals, and building relationships with individual and foundation supporters
  • Top notche writer, editor and communicator; able to adapt your style to work for a variety of audiences, from corporate negotiations to social media
  • Digital and media savvy, able to propose smart digital tactics and represent the campaign in the media
  • Excellent written, verbal and social media communication skills
  • Spanish speaking an asset

Personal Characteristics:

  • Enthusiasm and passion for international campaigning and organizing
  • Passion for working with a dynamic team in a rapid response environment
  • Self-awareness, confidence and creativity
  • Committed to the values of equity, authentic communication and collaboration
  • Sense of humor

To apply:

Please send a 1-page cover letter and resume to amazoncampaigner@stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment. In your cover letter, tell us what’s motivating you to apply, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role, and where you might be challenged. Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. The recruitment and interview process includes a time-bound anonymous task and three rounds of interviews. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.

 

Executive Assistant and Operations Associate

Stand.earth is seeking a talented administrative and operations professional to play a key role in supporting Stand.earth’s team across North America. From senior executive support to administrative and operational coordination,  this position is central to ensuring our Executive Director and the entire Stand.earth team are well prepared and equipped to meet the formidable challenges of our climate crisis. 

If you are passionate about Stand.earth’s mission, like taking on big challenges, and have a depth and breadth of experience providing executive and operational support then read on! This might be the perfect role for you.

We encourage applicants to apply by October 8,  2019. This position is open until filled.

We are seeking an experienced Executive Assistant and Operations Associate to support the administrative needs of the organization’s Executive Director, Board of Directors, and staff in our Bellingham office, and other locations as needed. This key staff member will be vital to the operations of the Bellingham and our other hub offices by providing a high level of assistance, coordination, troubleshooting, and administrative and technical support to the staff and board. This is regular full time role with excellent benefits, reports to the Human Resources and Operations Manager and is based in our Bellingham, WA office. Salary is commensurate with experience and will likely be within the range of $45,000.00 to $55,000.00 USD.

Responsibilities:

Operational support, General Office Duties -50%:

  • Manage and distribute incoming and outgoing USPS mail and shipments, as needed
  • Answer general telephone line, collect and distribute messages as needed
  • Maintain office administrative duties, including watering plants, coordinating with the cleaning crew, working closely with Guardian security, communicating with the building manager, and keeping the conference room organized
  • Work with HR & Operations Manager to maintain office supply inventory for all offices
  • Coordinate and schedule Stand.earth weekly staff calls, Open Space meetings, and other meetings as assigned by the HR & Operations Manager and Executive Director
  • Assist with hiring processes including posting job announcements, managing the anonymous flow of incoming applications, and scheduling interviews
  • Assist in office space planning when staff expands or contracts, including providing site orientation to new staffers working from the Bellingham office
  • In partnership with the HR & Operations manager, provide logistical support for Stand.earth’s annual all-staff retreat (summer) and Campaigners’ Guild meeting (fall). This includes coordinating air and ground travel, accommodations, meals, and supplies

Assist the Executive Director - 50%:

  • Maintain and submit monthly the Executive Director’s expense reports
  • Coordinate travel plans, including air, ground and hotel arrangements
  • Assist with calendar management and meeting schedule
  • Recommending new technologies or strategies that reduce administrative burden for the Executive Director
  • Work closely with the Executive Director and HR & Operations Manager to provide the Board of Directors with logistical support for its meetings including venue selection, agenda creation, materials, travel suggestions, audio visual, and other tasks
  • Assist in coordinating Board communications and record keeping
  • Update and maintain Stand.earth’s Board of Directors contact information and tenure roster and Board orientation binder

Qualifications:

  • 3 or more solid years of administrative/operational support experience (nonprofit preferred)
  • Demonstrated ability to manage sensitive and confidential information with the highest degree of integrity 
  • Ability to manage relationships effectively with team members at all levels of seniority both Board of Directors and staff
  • High degree of time management and administrative skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office Suite, Google Products)

To Apply:

Please send a 1-page cover letter and resume to execassistant@stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment. In your cover letter, tell us what’s motivating you to apply, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role, and where you might be challenged. Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. The recruitment and interview process includes a time-bound anonymous task and two rounds of interviews. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.

 

Grant Writer (Part-Time)

Stand.earth’s Part-Time Grant Writer is responsible for developing letters of inquiry, proposals, grant reports and other content for an active portfolio of 100+ foundation relationships. Stand’s foundation portfolio includes some of the world’s largest and most influential environmental funders, as well as smaller, regionally-focused family foundations. Reporting to the Associate Director of Institutional Giving, the grant writer is a core member of our development team. The grant writer works in close collaboration with campaign staff to generate proposals and reports that are tailored to the audience and are finalized and approved in advance of all deadlines. Regular interviews with senior-level international campaign staff will be required to ensure you are telling the most current and persuasive narratives for external audiences.

The ideal candidate will be a seasoned grant writer who will thrive in a fast-paced, high-volume, deadline-driven work environment and who will demonstrate an interest in and a talent for communicating about innovative, results-driven environmental campaigning. 

This is a half-time (20 hours/week), non-exempt position with excellent benefits. Salary will be commensurate with experience, and will likely be within the range of an annual part-time rate of  $32,500.00 USD.  Although the hub of development operations are located in Stands’ San Francisco office, remote applicants who work in Pacific and Mountain time zones are encouraged to apply. 

Responsibilities

  • Work in close collaboration with Stand’s institutional giving team to develop approved narrative content for  grant proposals, letters of inquiry, and reports. 
  • Conduct interviews with campaign staff and executive team (as necessary) to update and create new content related to organization-wide and campaign-specific activities. 
  • Update boilerplates (i.e. executive summaries, organization history, theories of change, etc) for use by development staff. 

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years of professional grant writing experience. 
  • Superb writing skills. 
  • Ability to digest new information quickly and to think critically about what information is needed to craft a compelling case for support. 
  • Acute attention to detail.
  • Excellent project management, follow-through, and time management skills.
  • High reasoning skills as demonstrated by the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists; and the ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. 
  • Independent, self-motivated with a desire to provide support to advance Stand’s mission and related campaigns 
  • Highly organized, flexible, creative, able to prioritize multiple tasks. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Personal Characteristics

  • Enthusiasm and passion for Stand.earth’s mission.
  • Thrives in a rapid response environment and enjoys working with a dynamic team.
  • Possesses self-awareness, confidence and creativity.
  • Committed to the values of equity, authentic communication and collaboration.
  • Sense of humor.

To Apply
Please send a 1-page cover letter, a sample grant proposal, sample grant report, a sample letter of inquiry, and resume to grantwriter@stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment. In your cover letter, tell us what’s motivating you to apply, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role, and where you might be challenged. Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. The recruitment and interview process includes a time-bound anonymous task and two rounds of interviews. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.

 

Digital Associate

We are hiring a Digital Associate  to take on a key role in our digital team, and help us hold some of the world’s biggest corporate polluters to account. If you can whip up a compelling action alert or fundraising appeal with your eyes closed, you love the idea of nerding out on new technology, and you can meme the heck out of the biggest news of the day, then read on! This might be the perfect role for you. 

We encourage applicants to apply by November 1,  2019. This position is open until filled.

The Digital Associate will be fueled by a passion to assist our campaigns by creating strategic online content & tactics that engage our current supporters and inspire new people to join and take action. Reporting to the Director of Innovation and Analytics, the Digital Associate will work on a highly collaborative team that includes campaigners, organizers, and other digital staff in Canada and the US. 

This is a full-time exempt position with excellent benefits. Salary will be commensurate with experience, and will likely be within the range of $35,000.00 to $50,000.00 USD or $52,500.00 - 58,500.00 CAD. This job is located in one of our Vancouver, BC, Bellingham WA or San Francisco, CA, hub offices. 

The key responsibilities of the role will shift depending on the successful candidate’s strengths and skills, but they’re likely to include:

  • Working as a part of the digital team to develop and execute online mobilization and organizing strategies for our campaigns across all digital platforms, with a particular focus on holding corporate polluters to account.
  • Engaging and growing our online community of 250,000+ activists, donors and online action-takers. 
  • Strengthening the connection between our online and offline work. 
  • Maintaining the team’s technical systems and digital tools. 
  • Monitoring news media and social media to identify rapid response campaign opportunities. 

Who you’ll be: 

  • Passionate about climate justice and environmental protection, and juiced up by the thought of convincing governments and corporations to make meaningful and lasting change. 
  • A top-notch writer, copy editor and communicator. 
  • An enthusiastic technologist, with your fingers on the pulse of emerging digital tools and a keen interest in testing and optimizing online content. 
  • Committed to equity, authentic communications, and continual learning. 
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced team that spans multiple offices in multiple cities. 
  • Able to comfortably manage your workload by setting and tracking key priorities. 
  • There isn’t a formal educational requirement for the role, and there will be opportunities for learning and mentorship within our digital team in everything from data analysis to social media strategies. 

In addition, it’s nice but not essential for you to have some of the following skills or experiences: 

  • Familiar with the Move On / Leadnow / Avaaz model of online campaigning. 
  • Experienced at managing and growing a large email list, either organically or through paid channels. 
  • Experienced and excited about creating online fundraising content. 
  • Established success in social platforms including Facebook and Twitter. 
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS. 
  • Experience using data and experimentation tools like Google Analytics, Share Progress, Optimizely or similar. 
  • Familiarity with basic photo and/or video editing software or Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Experience in, or knowledge of, community organizing, or experienced working closely with communities affected by our campaigning issues, including people at the front lines of extractives mega-projects. 
  • Experience with list growth strategies like FB ads or Google adwords. 
  • See everything in the world as relational tables.
  • Deep relationships with partner or allied organizations, and an extensive network of community organizers, non-profit organizations and other advocacy groups. 

To Apply
Please send a 1-page cover letter and resume to digitalassociate@stand.earth with your name in the subject line and on each attachment.  In your cover letter, tell us what’s motivating you to apply, what skills or expertise you have that will be most important in this role, and where you might be challenged. Please also make sure to let us know how you heard about this position. The recruitment and interview process includes a time-bound anonymous task and two rounds of interviews. No phone calls, please. Only those who will be interviewed will be contacted.