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Field Organiser - Greens for Griffith Campaign

The Queensland Greens Inc

THE ROLE

The next Federal Election could be held from as early as August 2021, but likely to occur in early 2022. This role will commence in mid-August 2021 and continue to the election. The Greens are running a large-scale field campaign to win the lower house seat of Griffith. The field organiser will be required to oversee the operations of a doorknocking campaign in one geographical section of the electorate, working under the Campaign Manager and Assistant Campaign Manager. The field organiser must be driven, with a strong desire to win and have an open mind regarding new political strategies and messaging. Part-time 3 days per week flexible working hours.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE

  • Preparation and logistics of multiple doorknock events each week
  • Making recruitment calls to supporters
  • Training and integrating new doorknock volunteers
  • Stepping up new volunteer leaders and organising a volunteer team
  • Assisting with other campaign activities such as market stalls, calling nights, and recruitment events

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

  • Outstanding communication and social skills, including ability to motivate teams of volunteers
  • Outstanding organisational skills, including demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities and work to tight deadlines in a dynamic and occasionally high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to learn new systems and messages quickly
  • Commitment to the Greens charter and policies

DESIRED COMPETENCIES

  • Experience as a doorknock volunteer, preferably as part of a Greens election campaign
  • Experience and qualifications in a similar role previously and the ability to learn the role quickly and deliver outcomes as required
  • Demonstrated experience in administration including calendar coordination, proficient use of online tools and excellence in communication
  • Understanding of internal structures and processes of the Greens
  • Open Queensland drivers licence

About the Queensland Greens

The Queensland Greens have been a major progressive force in Queensland politics for over two decades. Since 2016 the Queensland Greens have elected Queensland’s first Green Councillor, Jonathan Sri, two State Greens members, Michael Berkman and Amy MacMahon and re-elected Green Federal Senator Larissa Waters twice. The Queensland Greens have secured record swings and votes in every local, state and federal election since 2016 on a platform of radical wealth distribution, social and environmental justice and plan to win breakthrough seats in the upcoming Federal election.

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