The Nokomis East Neighborhood Association (NENA) is a growing community-based nonprofit organization serving four unique, welcoming neighborhoods with over 17,000 residents and dozens of businesses in the southeast corner of Minneapolis. NENA is dedicated to bettering the quality of life and building a sense of community pride by sponsoring actions which help our environment, businesses and homes.
The Community Organizer position will lead the organization’s outreach and engagements initiatives. This position will be responsible for NENA’s work with cultural communities and renters. The Community Organizer will split time between outreach, door–knocking, resource networking, leadership development and cultural events.
NENA is seeking a motivated candidate to join our neighborhood team who shares our passion and commitment to community-driven initiatives and place-based organizing. The ideal applicant will have strong written and verbal skills in Spanish and English, be a self-starter, organized, and have strong relational skills and experience with community outreach.
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This is a part-time position with employer matched retirement plan, paid time off and training opportunities. Applications packets should include cover letter, resume and three references emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete applications are due by 5:00 pm on April 29, 2016. No phone calls please.
EEO/AA Statement: NENA is an equal opportunity employer. NENA will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, disability, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, affectional preference or sexual orientation, citizenship, age, veteran status, marital status or status with regard to public assistance.