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Unifying communities, promoting the best Islamic and American values, and pursuing social justice in America.

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JOB OPENING:

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT AMBASSADOR

Civic Engagement Ambassador:
MMCC seeks a part-time Civic Engagement Ambassador to join a dynamic team of organizers dedicated to increasing voter turnout by engaging and educating the Muslim American Community of Michigan. The ambassador will manage MMCC's non-partisan voter registration, candidate forums, and GOTV work. The ideal candidate has a strong commitment to social, racial and economic justice, enjoys working with a team, and has a demonstrated ability to communicate effectively to the mass community. 
Ambassador Duties:
- Coordinate and meet all deliverables for the 2018 non-partisan civic engagement efforts
- Work closely with MMCC staff to communicate & build relationships with partner organizations (community & faith-based orgs)
- Bottom line responsibility for civic engagement data management
- Coordinate and execute candidate forums, voter registration drives and other civic engagement events
- Work with Digital Media & Marketing coordinator to manage social media accounts (Facebook and Twitter) with civic engagement updates
- Create, curate, and manage all published civic engagement content (flyers, posters and written).
Skills & Qualifications:
We are seeking and individual with previous experience working on or managing civic engagement programs, grassroots/political organizing in the social justice movement, or comparable experience. Qualified applicants should be interested in connecting civic engagement to base-building, leadership development, and issue campaigns. Applicants should also have exceptional oral and written communication skills. The successful candidate will be passionate, enthusiastic, and energetic with strong communication skills. 
Compensation:
This position is a 4 month part-time contract position from August 2018 to November 2018. Compensation is based on experience. Position requires some travel (must own a car) and work on Fridays, and select weekends.
Contact:
Please email your resume to mmcc@mimuslimcouncil.com (Include Full Name & Civic Engagement Ambassador in the subject of the email).