Community Outreach Coordinator

Company: 

Oregon Right to Life

Location: 

Keizer, OR

 

Job Title: Community Outreach Coordinator

Employer: Oregon Right to Life

Contact Information: Lois Anderson at 503-463-8563 or lois@ortl.org

Address: 4335 River Rd N Keizer, OR 97303

Web Site: https://www.ortl.org/

Education or Degree Required: Bachelor's Degree preferred 

Job Location: Keizer, OR

Job Type: Full-time

Job Description:

  • Are you a committed pro-lifer?
  • Are you excited about speaking to individuals and groups about the pro-life issue?
  • Are you fluent in Spanish?
  • Are you passionate about building bridges in the community to make change together? 
  • If your answer to these questions is “Yes!” then you may just find your ideal job at ORTL, Oregon’s leading pro-life organization! 
  • Oregon Right to Life is looking for a dedicated and detail-oriented pro-lifer to fill the role of ORTLEF Community Outreach Coordinator.
  • Applicants must be cause-oriented and willing to grow into an essential part of our team.  
  • What we can offer is a stable job in a dynamic work environment with committed co-workers and the opportunity to learn a wide-variety of skills in public speaking, grassroots organizing, relationship building and more! 

About Oregon Right to Life: 

  • Oregon Right to Life advocates for the most vulnerable human beings whose right to life is denied or abridged under current law.
  • We work to reestablish protection for all innocent human life from conception to natural death.
  • ORTL was founded in 1970 and is comprised of three separate but interlocking organizations: 
    • The parent organization of ORTL handles our lobbying efforts for life, provides support to pro-life organizations and individuals, organizes events and rallies and widely distributes publications such as Life in Oregon.
    • The Education Foundation prepares and distributes pro-life information, provides booths at fairs, churches, conferences and other events throughout the state. It also provides a speakers bureau, student contests as well as training through events such as Camp Joshua.
    • Oregon Right to Life PAC works to identify and support pro-life candidates for office at all levels of government. Our focus is on electing champions for protecting life from conception to natural death.

Responsibilities:

  • Public speaking on behalf of ORTLEF in English and Spanish
  • Coordinate speakers bureau including recruiting speakers and facilitating speaker training
  • Coordinate church and community networking
  • Coordinate local chapter training & support
  • Further develop Latino outreach program
  • Initiate additional outreach programs as appropriate 
  • The ORTLEF Community Outreach Coordinator develops relationships with likeminded individuals, groups and churches to provide displays, speakers and support to pro-life activities throughout Oregon.  
  • This position has a special emphasis on the Spanish speaking population.  
  • The Community Outreach Coordinator works directly with volunteer leaders by encouraging and training them to expand their influence.

Qualifications:

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:  

  • Commitment to goals of ORTL
  • Ability to work with a variety of people
  • Demonstrated skill in volunteer management
  • Ability to travel frequently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including public speaking
  • Proficient in Spanish language both written and spoken
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred