The Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice (CCAEJ) is a progressive, base-building, non-profit organization bringing communities together to find opportunities for cooperation, agreement and problem solving in improving their social and natural environment. Using the lens of environmental health to achieve social change, we work within communities to develop and sustain democratically based, participatory decision-making that promotes involvement of a diverse segment of the community in ways that empower the community.
We are looking for a flexible and driven leader who wants to work with a committed team of staff and board members whose focus, and mission is involvement in intersectional movements and environmental justice. The Executive Director will develop and implement the organization’s strategic direction and work hands-on with staff and Board members to align new strategies with all aspects of the organization’s program, fundraising, and administrative activities. The Executive Director will also play a key external role, promoting the organization’s work and cultivating relationships with a diverse range of supporters and stakeholders. At the same time, the Executive Director must oversee the nonprofit business operations, generating sound decisions and delegating responsibilities to ensure that the organization delivers results while meeting all of its responsibilities to funders to ensure sustainability, coordinate with governmental agencies, and the community.
Community Organizer (CLOSED)
We are looking for a flexible and driven leader who wants to work with a committed team of staff and board members whose focus, and mission is involvement in intersectional movements and environmental justice. This will be a person who is comfortable receiving and providing honest feedback and exemplifying a culture of mutual accountability, respect and activism. This position requires a focused individual who can tackle many projects, personalities and schedules in order to support the Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice (CCAEJ).
Media Specialist (CLOSED 9/15/2020)
The Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice (CCAEJ) is hiring a fulltime Media Specialist to help enhance CCAEJ’s public image and encourage audiences to connect with CCAEJ through formal relationships and/or support of the organization’s advocacy efforts and actions, particularly via social media and online platforms.
The Media Specialist will assist the communications team in the development of compelling content, implementation of marketing campaigns and plans particularly online via social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn).