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We’re Hiring: Communications Coordinator

Join our team at Move Minnesota!

Open Position: Communications Coordinator

Reports To: Director of Communications & Organizing

Job Type: Full-time, 40 hours per week, non-exempt.

Salary & Compensation: $44,000-$50,000 annual salary. Competitive benefits package includes health and dental insurance, HSA or FSA savings plan, retirement plan, paid time off, short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, bus pass and commuter benefits, and flexible work environment.

Organization Summary

Move Minnesota is a leader in the movement for an equitable and sustainable transportation system that puts people first. We are passionate about connecting communities, ending the climate crisis, expanding access to jobs and resources, and improving daily life for Minnesotans of all ages, races, incomes, and abilities. We connect people to transit where the system works well, and fight hard to ensure it works for everyone.

Move Minnesota is based in Saint Paul, MN. Our team is collaborative, hard-working, mission-driven, and fun. We create change through advocacy, organizing, coalition building, policy leadership, and education. We work alongside over 10,000 supporters behind the scenes and on the ground, creating change and helping Minnesotans tell the stories of how transportation choices impact their lives and the future of our region.

Move Minnesota’s team currently works in person from our office two partial days per week to foster staff-wide connection and collaboration. Remaining work is done remotely, during optional office hours, or out in the community. All Move Minnesota employees are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Embedding equity in organizational practices is a core value at our organization. Move Minnesota works to offer culturally inclusive services, materials, resources, and programs. We value the strengths offered through different backgrounds and perspectives. Move Minnesota is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position Summary

Move Minnesota is seeking a Communications Coordinator who will connect people with our work to create a more just, joyful, and sustainable future through transit, bicycling, walking, and rolling. The Communications Coordinator will work collaboratively to implement communications strategies that help Move Minnesota achieve near-term goals with an eye to bigger picture movement-building and transformative change. Writing and editing compelling copy for different audiences is a big part of the role. This staff member develops and shares a variety of communications, from mass emails and action alerts, blogs, graphics, and social media to photo and video projects, and printed materials. They play a key role in helping Move Minnesota build awareness and engagement, mobilize our advocates and volunteers on state and local issues, and ensure supporters know how our collective actions are making a difference for our climate and communities. The ideal candidate will be creative and detail-oriented, self-motivated, and have strong writing, editing, and design skills.

This position will report to and work in close partnership with our Director of Communications & Organizing and will coordinate regularly across staff and project teams to meet organizational needs.

Duties and Responsibilities

Communications

General

Position Qualifications

Minimum

Preferred

Location

This position is housed at the Move Minnesota office in Saint Paul, Minnesota. We’re one block from the METRO Green Line’s Raymond Station and easy to reach on Metro Transit bus routes 16, 63, 67, and 87. Indoor bike parking and a private changing room are available. The building where our office is located has one floor (no stairs) and multi-stall restrooms.

As noted above, Move Minnesota’s team currently works in person from our office two partial days per week to foster staff-wide connection and collaboration. Remaining work is done remotely, during optional office hours, or out in the community. All Move Minnesota employees are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Apply

Submit your cover letter, resume, and 2 samples of your work to hr@movemn.org. Please include “Communications Coordinator Search” in the subject line of your email application. Applications are currently being reviewed on a rolling basis.