Organizer Job Description
Rank the Vote Ohio, a statewide nonpartisan nonprofit that promotes Instant Runoffs with Ranked Choice Voting (RCV), is looking for part-time Organizers to work on the front lines of a transformative education campaign to upgrade Ohio’s voting system to RCV and give voters more choice and more voice. Organizers will be part of a geographically and demographically diverse team responsible for increasing visibility and winning support for the RCV movement locally from across the political spectrum.
Hiring will be co-managed by Rank the Vote, which is a national organization founded by activists advocating for RCV adoption locally and across our nation.
You will focus mainly on canvassing, with some relational organizing and administrative coordination to support long-term grassroots movement-building for RCV in Ohio.
- Canvassing: Research and find events to canvass by knowing your local turf. Create and promote singular and recurring canvass events you have identified. Show up and lead canvasses or canvass solo, if needed. Recruit, train, and lead volunteers to join you in the field. Report metrics and new leads generated from canvass events. Be held accountable for meeting ambitious weekly and monthly goals for list-building.
- Administrative: Coordinate and attend in-person and virtual meetings as needed with statewide leadership and local chapter leaders (both staff and volunteers) to grow the supporter, volunteer, donor and endorsements lists.
Rank the Vote Ohio’s Executive Director
Part-Time, starting at approximately 10-20 hours per week, or negotiable depending on availability. Could grow based on performance, possibly into a full-time role if mutually agreed and if funding is available. Generally flexible hours, but some evenings and weekends required.
Compensation and Contract Terms
Part-Time: $18-21/hour or negotiable starting pay, dependent on candidate experience. Opportunities for increases depending on performance. Candidate must provide their own equipment and supplies (including internet access, computer, printer, car.)
How to Apply
Send your resume and cover letter to: [email protected]
To learn more about us, visit RankTheVoteOhio.org
Rank the Vote provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or military or veteran status in accordance with all applicable laws. We don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of the above. We're committed to building a diverse leadership team. Women, people of color, and members of other historically underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.