Research Assistant (North Florida)

Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Employment Type: Part-time

Organization Overview:
The New Florida Majority is an independent organization working to increase the voting power and political influence of marginalized and excluded communities toward an inclusive, equitable, and just Florida. We train residents to be leaders, mobilize communities around issues, and build our collective voting power so our democracy works for everyone.

Job Description:
The Research Assistant is responsible for researching and monitoring resources that provide critical information on NewFM issues. The Research Assist will be responsible for ensuring the effectiveness of the schedule and workflow of the North Florida office. He/she serves as the liaison between the Senior Program Director, staff and the public. The ideal candidate must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and other constituents.

The Research Assistant reports to the Senior Program Director of Policy, Advocacy & Research.

Key Responsibilities:

Required Skills – applicants must have the following:

Salary commensurate with experience. Generous benefits package including health insurance, vacation, seniority raises and sabbatical for full-time employees.

How to Apply

In addition to a resume, please provide a cover letter to jobs@newfloridamajority.org References upon request.

Please put Research Assistant in the subject line of your email.

The New Florida Majority is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color and LGBTQ candidates are encouraged to apply.   

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