DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR in Austin, Dallas or Houston, TX

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JOB OPENING:  APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED   DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR in Austin, Dallas or Houston, TX   Workers Defense Project (WDP) and Workers Defense Action Fund are seeking a full-time Development Director to lead and grow the organization’s fundraising strategy which includes securing funding from small and major individual donors, corporations, foundations, and union supporters. We are looking for a strategic, ambitious, and senior professional with a history of and orientation toward growing organizational revenue. In particular, we are seeking an individual with the passion to build diverse and sustainable revenue streams to support a vision for economic and racial justice for working people in Texas.   The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated track record of articulating and advocating for a body of work that advances the interests…
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ALWAYS ESSENTIAL CAMPAIGN COORDINATOR

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JOB OPENING: APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED ON A ROLLING BASIS    ALWAYS ESSENTIAL CAMPAIGN COORDINATOR  - Houston, TX   Workers Defense Project (“WDP”) is seeking a full-time Campaign Coordinator to lead and support coalition efforts to build and win power alongside essential and excluded low-wage workers in Harris County. This is a temporary position currently funded through December 2021.    The ideal candidate will have deep connections and understanding of the communities Workers Defense and its partners organize with, community and/or labor organizing experience, experience working in coalitions, high emotional intelligence, and be committed to building worker power to create a more just economy for working families.   About Workers Defense Project WDP is a 501(c)3, statewide, membership-based organization devoted to workers’ rights and advocacy, chiefly aiming to build power among Texas…
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