The Freedom Center for Social Justice (FCSJ) is a NC based non-profit organization that does its primary work at the intersections of race, class, gender, sexual orientation, social justice and faith.  We are committed to the growth, safety and empowerment of the LGBTQ community.  Our mission is accomplished through education, programs, partnerships and advocacy.  We serve with care, compassion and celebration.  

Faith Coordinator

Classification: Salaried/Full-Time

You will serve as the primary organizer for our faith-based programming. This position will engage clergy and laity directly, both one-on-one and in group settings.  Must be able to identify needs and provide targeted support for highest impact in the area of culture shifts between the LGBTQ community, communities of color and communities of faith.  You will coordinate training and organizing efforts that will help increase the number of safe spaces, protections and access for LGBTQ people in North Carolina.

The coordinator will manage faith-based initiatives and the Do No Harm Campaign.  This position will also serve in an advisory capacity to the Executive Director in related program and policy formulation activities.

Volunteer recruitment, management and retention will also be required.

Responsibilities

  • Reliable transportation a must
  • Ability to travel in the local, regional and national arena on an occasional basis. This travel may include overnight stays
  • Think strategically and be creative in the development of results-oriented programs and campaigns.
  • Manage competing deadlines and multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

Qualifications

  • Four year, accredited degree preferred, but not required
  • Able to effectively multitask
  • Strong oral and written communication skills a must
  • Experience working with the LGBTQ community and communities of color strongly preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Positive and persuasive leadership skills
  • Good team player
  • Comfortable working with various faith traditions and people of faith

To Apply

Please send your complete application package to info@FCSJ.org with “Your Full Name – Position for which you are applying” (i.e  “MJ Walker – Operations Manager) in the subject line of the email. 

A complete package includes a cover letter, a resume or curricula vitae. For more information about the Executive Director position, please email info@FCSJ.orgNo calls, please.

This employer is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and access to all potential candidates. As such, they do not discriminate on the basis of race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression.