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Immigration & Civic Engagement Program Coordinator

Posted: Mar 24, 2017

Location: New York, NY US

Summary:
Immigration
• Assist with the coordination of Hispanic Federation’s immigration programs, including program reports, site visits and program updates• Refer individuals to member agencies for immigration services• Review DACA scholarship applications • Coordinate immigration town halls, citizenship drives, consultation days, community workshops, hotline initiatives, etc. • Correspond with member agencies for collaboration with immigration activities• Conduct outreach and recruit volunteers for upcoming immigration activities

Civic Engagement
• Assist with coordination and implementation of voter registration and get-out-the-vote work plan 
• Assist with tracking and reporting data and progress• Conduct data entry
• Other organizing activities as needed 

Other Responsibilities
• Attend advocacy coalition meetings, town halls, voter registration events, immigration events and other Hispanic Federation events as needed

Education:
Minimum of a BA/BS degree and demonstrated interest in not-for-profit, immigration, or community organizing

Experience:
• Strong ability to develop work plans, manage budgets, set deadlines, oversee multiple projects and duties simultaneously, and prioritize assignments 
• Excellent, well-developed verbal and writing skills are essential 
• Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills and a demonstrated commitment to Latino community are necessary
• Ideal applicants will be efficient, results-oriented with high energy and exhibit an exceptional ability to work with others
• Willingness to travel and work additional hours during the duration special projects

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Contact:
Almirca Santiago, careers@hispanicfederation.org