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Community Engagement Specialist Job Opening – NCCAA

North Carolina Community Action Association

Raleigh, North Carolina

Seeks Community Engagement Specialist – Eastern NC

Job description
Two pages

Application due no later than by 4:00 pm on Friday, March 12, 2021

Job Summary

The Community Engagement Specialist is a dynamic community organizer with a passion for building relationships and promoting social change through grassroots advocacy.  The Community Engagement Specialist will galvanize local communities to take action on key issues impacting their communities. This high-energy professional will lead efforts to build relationships, coalitions and partnerships with local community action agencies (CAAs), partners, residents and community stakeholders to identify strategies, raise awareness, and advocate for the implementation of solutions to issues impacting their communities.

A key responsibility of this position is to promote civic engagement through education and skill development of local residents.  Community outreach functions will include, but are not limited to, hosting community meetings, coalition building, and implementing local communication and advocacy efforts.  This position requires strong leadership, public speaking, writing, events management, interpersonal and communication skills.

See job description for additional information including essential job functions, qualifications and salary.

To Apply

Please submit a resume and brief cover letter to Annette.Bryant@nccaa.net with the subject line: Communications Director Applicant.

Applications are due no later than Friday, March 12 by 4:00pm. No calls, please.

Notice of nondiscrimination may be found in the job description


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