POSTING: ISAAC, Interfaith Strategy for Advocacy and Action in the Community
ISAAC, has an opening for an Executive Director/ Lead Community Organizer
ISAAC is a Faith Based Organization in Kalamazoo, MI representing a diverse coalition of inter-faith, multi-racial, urban-suburban faith communities and community organizations throughout the greater Kalamazoo area. ISAAC organizes with the mission to address local and regional issues such as early childhood education, youth development, and housing. Through a process of dialogue, education, training and action, ISAAC seeks to empower member faith communities to act on the shared values of human worth, dignity and justice.
Organizer Skills: Have organizer experience, knowledge of political process/agendas. Provide volunteer leadership training. Have strong communication/writing skills, with ability to handle diversity; build key relationships with community leaders, pastors and the leadership of congregations; develop alliances with unions and other community organizations, promote a social justice agenda. A self starting strategic thinker, with administrative skills open to training and supervision will be paramount to the position.
Contact Briarwood Group Associates www.briarwoodgroup.com for more detailed information; including salary, benefits and job description regarding this position and how to apply. Do not contact ISAAC. The deadline for applications is February 7, 2011
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