Walk for Farm Animals Local Coordinator – New York, NY

Walk for Farm Animals Local Coordinator – New York City

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate Walk for Farm Animals at the local level
  • Manage Walk planning committee
  • Maintain Facebook page and Twitter account for local event
  • Assist national staff with event permit applications and other necessary paperwork
  • Solicit in-kind donations for the Walk
  • Coordinate entertainment and speakers for the event
  • Handle event day logistics
  • Promote event within community
  • Other Walk-related duties, as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to be resourceful and think on your feet
  • Ability to maintain schedules and meet deadlines
  • Experience with event planning
  • Commitment to Farm Sanctuary’s goals and objectives
  • Knowledge of animals rights and vegetarian issues

Job Specifications:

  • Part-time, temporary position; 5-15 hours per week
  • Position will start April 6, 2015
  • $12.25 per hour, up to 180 hours total through the Walk season
  • To be based from home office in New York City metro area and in New York state
  • Employee will need to provide own equipment (computer with internet access, phone)

Click here to apply online.

Additional materials to supplement application including cover letter, resume, or references may be sent to:

Farm Sanctuary Human Resources Dept.
Email: HumanResources@farmsanctuary.org
Fax: 607-583-2041
P.O. Box 150
Watkins Glen, NY 14891

 

Posted March 3, 2015