The Douglas Students’ Union invites applicants for the 8-month term full-time position of Organizer – Campaigns.

TERM: June 15, 2022 – February 15, 2022

HOURS PER WEEK: 35 to 40 (some flexibility required)

SUMMARY OF DUTIES

Reporting directly to the Board of Directors and supervised by the Executive Director, The Organizer-Campaigns shall be primarily responsible for working with the members of the Board and the Executive Director to execute the campaigns, college and government relations functions of the Students’ Union. The Organizer-Campaigns will also assist with external relations and coalition work.

QUALIFICATIONS

The Students’ Union is seeking applicants with the following qualifications:

  • 3 to 5 years working in the advocacy, not-for-profit or post-secondary sector;
  • A high school diploma plus some post-secondary education;
  • Thorough knowledge of the student movement and its aims;
  • Experience working on post-secondary education issues, specifically those related to students;
  • Experience developing and implementing education based campaigns and advocacy work;
  • Experience executing customer/member service functions;
  • Basic experience using word processing, spreadsheet and database software;
  • Experience producing reports, making presentations and undertaking basic office administration functions; and
  • Experience handling cash and operation a point of sale system.

Please email hiring@thedsu.ca for full list of duties, copy of the position description or with any questions about the position and work environment. The position is unionized with CUPE Local 2396, and the Douglas Students’ Union is an equal opportunity employer.

The deadline for applications is Friday, May 13, 2022 at 4pm (PDT). Applications should be addressed to “Hiring Committee, Douglas Students’ Union” and emailed to hiring@thedsu.ca