here's an announcement about an organization dedicated to social justice
through corporate reform and anti-racist organizing. They are looking
to hire an organizing consultant.
>Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2001 17:47:57 -0400 (EDT)
>From: "David Corson-Knowles" <david.corson-knowles@...>
>Reply-To: "David Corson-Knowles" <david.corson-knowles@...>
>Subject: STARC is Hiring A Field Organizing Consultant!
>STARC is hiring a full time Field Organizing Consultant. Applications
>due by 3pm PST, Saturday August 18th. Please forward to people and
>that might be interested.
>*** STARC National Field Organizing Consultant ***
>The Student Alliance to Reform Corporations (STARC) is a two-year old
>national youth and student network dedicated to challenging corporate
>and fighting for social, racial, economic, and environmental justice.
>primary campaign focuses are the Free Trade Area of the Americas,
>socially responsible investment, and fair trade coffee. We are working
>create an actively anti-racist, feminist, and queer liberationist
>organization and student movement.
>We seek a full-time Field Organizing Consultant for the 2001-2002
>year. The job will last at least 9 months, probably longer. The Field
>organizer will have the following responsibilities:
>1) Campus Organizing: Working closely with students within our
>assisting them in developing their own organizing skills and political
>analysis while building strong campus organizations and effective
>Extensive national travel required.
>2) Campaign Development: Work to strengthen STARC�s central campaigns.
>Organizational Development: Work to expand and strengthen STARC as an
>organization, with an emphasis on cohesion and democratic
>Organizer should have:
>-a minimum of 2 years experience in student and/or youth organizing
>-experience with and ability to work without supervision. (The
>will be STARC�s only full-time paid member.)
>-a strong commitment to making anti-racist organizing an integral part
>her/his work with STARC, and a willingness to be trained or continue
>training in anti-racist organizing.
>-experience designing and running strategic campaigns.
>-good organizational and communication skills
>-the ability to work well in both supporting and leading roles
>-a commitment to social justice and grassroots struggles
>-experience with anti-racist organizing and/or racial justice work.
>HOW TO APPLY--
>Send resume, cover letter addressing the above qualifications and
>in position, and three references to Eric Romann at
>or 405 14th Street #209, Oakland, CA 94612.
>EMAIL IS PREFERRED.
>APPLICATIONS DUE BY: 3pm PST, August 18, 2001
>Applications which arrive late, regardless of postmark, will not be
>considered. If you have any questions about STARC, the position, or
>application please call Eric at 510/272-9109.
>Organization: STARC, the Student Alliance to Reform Corporations
>Job posted on: 7/31/01
>STARC IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. WOMEN, PEOPLE OF COLOR, LGBTQ
>ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
>Student Alliance to Reform Corporations
>405 14th Street, Suite 209
>Oakland, CA 94612
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