Texas Campaign for the Environment (TCE) has been fighting for every Texan’s right to clean land, clean air, and clean water since 1991. Our purpose is to organize communities across the state to stand up to big polluters, to keep the pressure on our elected officials to do everything in their power to protect the people they serve, and to keep our homes and livelihoods safe and healthy for the present day as well as the generations to come.
We’re looking for someone with a deep commitment to fighting for the environment, building social justice, and making a positive impact in our community.
General Description and Responsibilities of the Role:
The Office Manager plays a key role in support of the organization’s field organizing activities. As the first point of contact for most office visits and incoming phone/email inquiries, you will serve as the face/voice of the Texas Campaign for the Environment (TCE) Austin branch. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting the Staff Director with recruiting candidates for our field organizing positions. Additionally, you will ensure smooth daily operations of the TCE office, including managing and stocking supplies including tablet computers, organizing files and materials, preparing mailings and liaising with building management and tech support when necessary. You will schedule briefings for the Austin canvass staff with local community activists and leaders. Light data entry is also required.
Knowledge & Skills:
Canvassing experience is preferred. You must have strong communication skills, interpersonal skills and a demonstrated commitment to environmental issues or other political issues. Demonstrated organizational skills and being detail-oriented are important attributes for the person in this role. We need someone who is proactive, positive and a problem-solver. Experience with Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Zoom Applications are strongly desired. Basic knowledge of IT and small office networks is a definite plus.
Part-Time (12-15 hours per week, 11am-3/4pm 3 days per week)
Can become Full-Time with field organizing responsibilities (1-3 days per week)
Pay: $15.35 per hour
**A minimum 6-month commitment is required.
Texas Campaign for the Environment is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, or national origin; sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions; religion; age; or disability.